The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 71 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.17% 0.20% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.50% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +13.75%
Embedded Linux
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 172 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 33.50% 35.03% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 185 136 150
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £29,400 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Coventry region.

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Coventry

Embedded Linux
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) EPoS
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (33.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Verification Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
1 1 (33.33%) HND
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware