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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 124 106 109
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 9 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.43% 1.35% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.62% 4.47% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 26
Average salary £82,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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
555 693 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.64% 30.12% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 421 575 532
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -16 9 £82,500 +65.00% 3
Embedded Linux
East of England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (65.63%) C
3 19 (59.38%) Software Engineering
4 16 (50.00%) Device Driver
5 13 (40.63%) C++
5 13 (40.63%) Open Source
6 12 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 11 (34.38%) Degree
8 9 (28.13%) Multithreading
9 8 (25.00%) JTAG
9 8 (25.00%) Integration Testing
9 8 (25.00%) SDLC
9 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (25.00%) Code Coverage
9 8 (25.00%) Wireless
9 8 (25.00%) UML
10 7 (21.88%) Python
10 7 (21.88%) ZigBee
11 6 (18.75%) Lauterbach
11 6 (18.75%) Android Development
11 6 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (18.75%) Android
11 6 (18.75%) Wind River
11 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
11 6 (18.75%) Electronics
12 5 (15.63%) Scrum
12 5 (15.63%) Embedded C
12 5 (15.63%) Internet
12 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Wireless
2 7 (21.88%) ZigBee
3 5 (15.63%) Internet
4 4 (12.50%) Bluetooth
4 4 (12.50%) Modbus
4 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (9.38%) 802.15
6 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.13%) HTTP
6 1 (3.13%) IGMP
6 1 (3.13%) RTSP
6 1 (3.13%) SNMP
6 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) GCC
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.75%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (40.63%) Embedded Engineer
2 13 (40.63%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Embedded Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Linux Developer
6 5 (15.63%) C Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Embedded C Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior C Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Embedded C Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) JNI
2 3 (9.38%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.13%) Qt
3 1 (3.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (12.50%) CAN bus
3 4 (12.50%) Internet of Things
4 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
4 3 (9.38%) Smart Meter
5 2 (6.25%) STB
6 1 (3.13%) DTV
6 1 (3.13%) IPTV
6 1 (3.13%) Verilog
6 1 (3.13%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Android
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Software Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) Open Source
3 12 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 9 (28.13%) Multithreading
5 8 (25.00%) Code Coverage
5 8 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 8 (25.00%) SDLC
5 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (25.00%) UML
6 6 (18.75%) Android Development
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) Scrum
8 4 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 4 (12.50%) Release Management
9 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.13%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) C
2 13 (40.63%) C++
3 7 (21.88%) Python
4 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 5 (15.63%) Embedded C
6 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (6.25%) Perl
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) JTAG
2 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) iptables
2 1 (3.13%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) KVM
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Cobbler
1 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Lauterbach
1 6 (18.75%) Wind River
2 1 (3.13%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + ASAP
Posted: 20 days ago