The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 130 139 107
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 18 12 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.71% 0.43% 1.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.41% 1.24% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 35
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,750 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
747 971 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.51% 34.85% 34.90%
Number of salaries quoted 614 844 937
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Embedded Linux
East of England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 16 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Embedded Linux
East of England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 51 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (86.27%) C
3 29 (56.86%) Device Driver
4 26 (50.98%) Software Engineering
5 21 (41.18%) Multithreading
6 17 (33.33%) JTAG
6 17 (33.33%) Streaming Video
6 17 (33.33%) MPEG
7 16 (31.37%) Open Source
8 15 (29.41%) IGMP
8 15 (29.41%) RTSP
8 15 (29.41%) HTTP
8 15 (29.41%) C++
9 13 (25.49%) Wireless
9 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (23.53%) Scrum
11 11 (21.57%) UNIX
11 11 (21.57%) Embedded C
12 9 (17.65%) Software Testing
12 9 (17.65%) IPTV
13 8 (15.69%) Degree
13 8 (15.69%) STB
14 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
14 7 (13.73%) Flash
15 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
16 5 (9.80%) Qt
17 4 (7.84%) HTML5
17 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
17 4 (7.84%) Firmware
17 4 (7.84%) OpenGL

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 15 (29.41%) IGMP
1 15 (29.41%) RTSP
1 15 (29.41%) HTTP
2 13 (25.49%) Wireless
3 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.96%) SSH
General
1 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Developer
2 24 (47.06%) Software Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Principal Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Embedded C Developer
6 4 (7.84%) C Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.96%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) Embedded Software Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Lead Software Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Flash
2 5 (9.80%) Qt
3 4 (7.84%) HTML5
3 4 (7.84%) OpenGL
3 4 (7.84%) SVG
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) HTML
3 4 (7.84%) CSS3
3 4 (7.84%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 29 (56.86%) Device Driver
2 17 (33.33%) Streaming Video
2 17 (33.33%) MPEG
3 16 (31.37%) Open Source
4 9 (17.65%) IPTV
5 8 (15.69%) STB
6 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
7 4 (7.84%) Firmware
8 3 (5.88%) DTV
9 2 (3.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (3.92%) ASIC
9 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.96%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) UNIX
3 3 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Software Engineering
2 21 (41.18%) Multithreading
3 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.53%) Scrum
5 9 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.92%) UML
7 2 (3.92%) Android Development
8 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.96%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (1.96%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) Code Coverage
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 44 (86.27%) C
2 15 (29.41%) C++
3 11 (21.57%) Embedded C
4 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.92%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) Perl
5 2 (3.92%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (33.33%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) QNX
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