The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 171 179 153
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 6 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.029% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.65% 0.091% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 9
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +15.00%
Embedded Linux
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 East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
927 1095 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.26% 31.75% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 793 972 782
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 the East Midlands

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Derbyshire - 4 £37,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Firmware
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (83.33%) Direct3D
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) OpenGL
2 15 (83.33%) Device Driver
2 15 (83.33%) 3D Graphics
2 15 (83.33%) Streaming Video
2 15 (83.33%) C
2 15 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) Visualisation
4 13 (72.22%) .NET
5 8 (44.44%) C++
5 8 (44.44%) MPEG
5 8 (44.44%) Embedded C
5 8 (44.44%) Assembly Language
5 8 (44.44%) WinDbg
6 2 (11.11%) Electronics
6 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
6 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) WinDbg
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) OpenGL
1 15 (83.33%) Direct3D
2 13 (72.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Device Driver
1 15 (83.33%) 3D Graphics
1 15 (83.33%) Streaming Video
1 15 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (77.78%) Visualisation
3 8 (44.44%) MPEG
4 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded C
2 8 (44.44%) Assembly Language
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Firmware