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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 120 128 142
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 8 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 0.71% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.20% 2.42% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 8
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
664 744 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.20% 29.48% 34.85%
Number of salaries quoted 577 611 844
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 0 5 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Embedded Linux
East of England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (73.91%) C
3 28 (60.87%) Software Engineering
4 22 (47.83%) Android
5 20 (43.48%) C++
6 19 (41.30%) Device Driver
7 17 (36.96%) Java
8 14 (30.43%) Wireless
8 14 (30.43%) Degree
9 13 (28.26%) Perl
10 12 (26.09%) Python
10 12 (26.09%) Embedded C
11 11 (23.91%) C#
11 11 (23.91%) Smart Meter
12 9 (19.57%) Open Source
12 9 (19.57%) Apple iOS
12 9 (19.57%) Windows
12 9 (19.57%) Time Management
13 7 (15.22%) Objective-C
13 7 (15.22%) ZigBee
14 6 (13.04%) Automotive
14 6 (13.04%) Algorithms
15 5 (10.87%) Ethernet
16 4 (8.70%) Electronics
16 4 (8.70%) Embedded C++
16 4 (8.70%) 802.15
16 4 (8.70%) Data Structures
16 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
17 3 (6.52%) GCC
17 3 (6.52%) Embedded Systems

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) Wireless
2 7 (15.22%) ZigBee
3 5 (10.87%) Ethernet
4 4 (8.70%) 802.15
5 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.52%) Bluetooth
6 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.17%) IGMP
7 1 (2.17%) RTSP
7 1 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (2.17%) HTTP
7 1 (2.17%) NFC
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) GCC
2 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 6 (13.04%) Automotive
2 4 (8.70%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Software Engineer
2 20 (43.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Test Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Development Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Team Leader
4 7 (15.22%) Development Team Leader
4 7 (15.22%) Software Team Leader
5 6 (13.04%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Development Team Leader
7 4 (8.70%) Software Development Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Hardware Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Embedded Software Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Flash
2 1 (2.17%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Device Driver
2 11 (23.91%) Smart Meter
3 9 (19.57%) Open Source
4 6 (13.04%) Algorithms
5 4 (8.70%) Data Structures
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.17%) Physics
7 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.17%) MPEG
7 1 (2.17%) DTV
7 1 (2.17%) Streaming Video
7 1 (2.17%) VHDL
7 1 (2.17%) Verilog
7 1 (2.17%) STB
7 1 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (2.17%) User Experience
7 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (47.83%) Android
3 9 (19.57%) Apple iOS
3 9 (19.57%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Tizen
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Software Engineering
2 9 (19.57%) Time Management
3 2 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (4.35%) Android Development
3 2 (4.35%) Multithreading
4 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
4 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) C
2 20 (43.48%) C++
3 17 (36.96%) Java
4 13 (28.26%) Perl
5 12 (26.09%) Python
5 12 (26.09%) Embedded C
6 11 (23.91%) C#
7 7 (15.22%) Objective-C
8 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.70%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.35%) Assembly Language
9 2 (4.35%) Tcl
9 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) iptables
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) Sun
1 1 (2.17%) EMC
1 1 (2.17%) Wind River
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
GCS
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago