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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 124 123 126
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 19 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.78% 0.71% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.58% 2.19% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 17
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
737 775 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.08% 32.55% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 588 678 693
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(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 +6 19 £50,250 +0.50% 16
Peterborough +3 1 £35,000 -20.45%
St Neots - 1 £35,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £35,000 -
Embedded Linux
East of England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (69.44%) C
3 18 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 16 (44.44%) Device Driver
5 14 (38.89%) Multithreading
6 11 (30.56%) JTAG
6 11 (30.56%) IGMP
6 11 (30.56%) MPEG
6 11 (30.56%) HTTP
7 10 (27.78%) Streaming Video
7 10 (27.78%) RTSP
8 9 (25.00%) Scrum
8 9 (25.00%) Wireless
9 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (19.44%) Electronics
10 7 (19.44%) Flash
11 6 (16.67%) GPRS
11 6 (16.67%) C++
11 6 (16.67%) Android
11 6 (16.67%) Smart Meter
11 6 (16.67%) Open Source
12 5 (13.89%) Android Development
12 5 (13.89%) Embedded C
13 4 (11.11%) UML
13 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
13 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
13 4 (11.11%) DTV
13 4 (11.11%) STB
13 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
13 4 (11.11%) Degree

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (30.56%) IGMP
1 11 (30.56%) HTTP
2 10 (27.78%) RTSP
3 9 (25.00%) Wireless
4 6 (16.67%) GPRS
5 1 (2.78%) UPnP
5 1 (2.78%) DVB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) GCC
General
1 7 (19.44%) Electronics
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) RF Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Embedded C Developer
6 4 (11.11%) C Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Android Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Android Software Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) iOS Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Flash
2 3 (8.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Device Driver
2 11 (30.56%) MPEG
3 10 (27.78%) Streaming Video
4 6 (16.67%) Smart Meter
4 6 (16.67%) Open Source
5 4 (11.11%) DTV
5 4 (11.11%) STB
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 3 (8.33%) IPTV
6 3 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (8.33%) Firmware
6 3 (8.33%) ASIC
7 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.56%) CAN bus
8 1 (2.78%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Android
3 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (38.89%) Multithreading
3 9 (25.00%) Scrum
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Android Development
6 4 (11.11%) UML
6 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.56%) Code Coverage
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) Video Processing
7 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.78%) Image Processing
8 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) C
2 6 (16.67%) C++
3 5 (13.89%) Embedded C
4 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) JTAG
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Wind River
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, health/life insurance, shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55k, may consider higher
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + profit share, pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Holiday
Posted: 26 days ago