The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 108 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 18 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.84% 0.73% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.42% 2.35% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 17
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Embedded Linux
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
526 765 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.60% 30.96% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 450 612 646
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Cambridgeshire region.

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 15 £45,000 -16.27% 7
Embedded Linux
East of England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Embedded Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded Linux.

1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (73.68%) C
3 22 (57.89%) Device Driver
4 21 (55.26%) C++
5 18 (47.37%) Software Engineering
6 13 (34.21%) Degree
6 13 (34.21%) Android
7 12 (31.58%) Java
8 11 (28.95%) Wireless
9 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS
9 8 (21.05%) GCC
9 8 (21.05%) Time Management
9 8 (21.05%) Automotive
9 8 (21.05%) Objective-C
9 8 (21.05%) Perl
9 8 (21.05%) Windows
9 8 (21.05%) C#
10 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
10 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
10 7 (18.42%) Electronics
11 6 (15.79%) JTAG
11 6 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
12 5 (13.16%) Android Development
12 5 (13.16%) Wind River
12 5 (13.16%) Open Source
12 5 (13.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (13.16%) IPTV
12 5 (13.16%) VHDL
12 5 (13.16%) Verilog

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Embedded Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Wireless
2 3 (7.89%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) IGMP
2 3 (7.89%) RTSP
3 2 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.63%) Modbus
4 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.63%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) GCC
General
1 8 (21.05%) Automotive
2 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
2 7 (18.42%) Electronics
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Linux Engineer
1 13 (34.21%) Software Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Linux Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) JNI
1 2 (5.26%) Flash
2 1 (2.63%) OpenCL
2 1 (2.63%) QML
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 22 (57.89%) Device Driver
2 6 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (13.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (13.16%) IPTV
3 5 (13.16%) VHDL
3 5 (13.16%) Verilog
3 5 (13.16%) STB
4 4 (10.53%) MPEG
4 4 (10.53%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (7.89%) Streaming Video
6 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.63%) CAN bus
7 1 (2.63%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.63%) DTV
7 1 (2.63%) Blog
7 1 (2.63%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) Android
3 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 8 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 8 (21.05%) Time Management
3 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
4 5 (13.16%) Android Development
4 5 (13.16%) Open Source
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) Coaching
6 3 (7.89%) SDLC
6 3 (7.89%) Code Coverage
6 3 (7.89%) UML
6 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Automation Testing
7 1 (2.63%) TDD
7 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) C
2 21 (55.26%) C++
3 12 (31.58%) Java
4 8 (21.05%) Objective-C
4 8 (21.05%) Perl
4 8 (21.05%) C#
5 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
6 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) JTAG
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Firmware
1 2 (5.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Wind River
1 5 (13.16%) EMC
2 3 (7.89%) Lauterbach
3 1 (2.63%) QNX
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