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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 111 119 132
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 16 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.77% 0.74% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.53% 2.47% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 12
Average salary £41,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
633 728 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.54% 29.82% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 542 581 789
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +17 11 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Embedded Linux
East of England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (69.77%) C
3 27 (62.79%) Software Engineering
4 23 (53.49%) C++
5 22 (51.16%) Android
6 20 (46.51%) Device Driver
7 15 (34.88%) Java
7 15 (34.88%) Wireless
8 14 (32.56%) Degree
9 13 (30.23%) Perl
10 12 (27.91%) C#
11 10 (23.26%) Embedded C
11 10 (23.26%) Time Management
11 10 (23.26%) Apple iOS
12 9 (20.93%) Windows
13 8 (18.60%) Objective-C
14 7 (16.28%) Electronics
14 7 (16.28%) Automotive
14 7 (16.28%) Open Source
15 6 (13.95%) Embedded Systems
16 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
16 5 (11.63%) Python
16 5 (11.63%) ZigBee
17 4 (9.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 4 (9.30%) VHDL
17 4 (9.30%) Verilog
17 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
17 4 (9.30%) Embedded C++
17 4 (9.30%) EMC
17 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) Wireless
2 5 (11.63%) ZigBee
3 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
4 3 (6.98%) Bluetooth
5 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.65%) Internet
5 2 (4.65%) 802.15
6 1 (2.33%) NFC
6 1 (2.33%) IGMP
6 1 (2.33%) RTSP
6 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) GCC
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (16.28%) Electronics
1 7 (16.28%) Automotive
2 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Software Engineer
2 19 (44.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Test Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Firmware Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Middleware Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) QML
1 1 (2.33%) OpenCL
1 1 (2.33%) Android SDK
1 1 (2.33%) Qt
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Device Driver
2 7 (16.28%) Open Source
3 6 (13.95%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (9.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (9.30%) VHDL
4 4 (9.30%) Verilog
4 4 (9.30%) Smart Meter
4 4 (9.30%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.33%) User Experience
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.33%) Physics
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) STB
6 1 (2.33%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.33%) DTV
6 1 (2.33%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (51.16%) Android
3 10 (23.26%) Apple iOS
4 9 (20.93%) Windows
5 1 (2.33%) Tizen
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Software Engineering
2 10 (23.26%) Time Management
3 3 (6.98%) Android Development
4 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
4 2 (4.65%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) C
2 23 (53.49%) C++
3 15 (34.88%) Java
4 13 (30.23%) Perl
5 12 (27.91%) C#
6 10 (23.26%) Embedded C
7 8 (18.60%) Objective-C
8 5 (11.63%) Python
9 4 (9.30%) Embedded C++
9 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.33%) Ruby
10 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) EMC
2 2 (4.65%) Wind River
3 1 (2.33%) QNX
3 1 (2.33%) Sun
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45k per year
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