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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 168 164 172
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 14 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.53% 0.73% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 6
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
916 961 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.26% 29.42% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 779 831 862
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 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 22 August 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 - 14 £37,500 -
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Firmware
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (93.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (93.33%) Direct3D
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) OpenGL
2 14 (93.33%) Device Driver
2 14 (93.33%) 3D Graphics
2 14 (93.33%) Streaming Video
2 14 (93.33%) C
2 14 (93.33%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
3 13 (86.67%) Visualisation
4 12 (80.00%) .NET
5 8 (53.33%) C++
5 8 (53.33%) MPEG
5 8 (53.33%) Embedded C
5 8 (53.33%) Assembly Language
5 8 (53.33%) WinDbg
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (53.33%) WinDbg
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) Direct3D
1 14 (93.33%) OpenGL
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Firmware
2 14 (93.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (93.33%) Device Driver
2 14 (93.33%) 3D Graphics
2 14 (93.33%) Streaming Video
3 13 (86.67%) Visualisation
4 8 (53.33%) MPEG
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Embedded C
2 8 (53.33%) Assembly Language