The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 251 259 241
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 16 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.80% 0.75% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 19
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1997 2390 2600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.50% 30.25% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 2015 2213
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in the East of England

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in the East of England

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cambridgeshire +6 9 £42,500 -10.52% 13
Hertfordshire +4 4 £46,250 -
Essex - 2 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire +18 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (73.44%) C
3 36 (56.25%) Software Engineering
4 26 (40.63%) C++
4 26 (40.63%) Android
5 25 (39.06%) Java
6 23 (35.94%) Device Driver
7 21 (32.81%) Embedded C
8 18 (28.13%) Python
9 17 (26.56%) Degree
10 16 (25.00%) Perl
10 16 (25.00%) Wireless
11 15 (23.44%) Smart Meter
12 14 (21.88%) C#
13 11 (17.19%) Apple iOS
14 10 (15.63%) Time Management
14 10 (15.63%) ZigBee
14 10 (15.63%) Windows
15 9 (14.06%) Objective-C
15 9 (14.06%) Open Source
15 9 (14.06%) Algorithms
16 8 (12.50%) GCC
16 8 (12.50%) Automotive
16 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
17 7 (10.94%) 802.15
17 7 (10.94%) Data Structures
18 6 (9.38%) iptables
18 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
18 6 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
19 5 (7.81%) Internet

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) Wireless
2 10 (15.63%) ZigBee
3 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.94%) 802.15
5 6 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (7.81%) Internet
6 5 (7.81%) VoIP
6 5 (7.81%) Ethernet
7 3 (4.69%) Bluetooth
8 1 (1.56%) NFC
8 1 (1.56%) HTTP
8 1 (1.56%) IGMP
8 1 (1.56%) RTSP
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) GCC
2 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 8 (12.50%) Automotive
2 4 (6.25%) Electronics
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (53.13%) Software Engineer
2 28 (43.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (20.31%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
5 8 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Development Manager
5 8 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 8 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
6 6 (9.38%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Software Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Software Development Team Leader
7 5 (7.81%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Design Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) VoIP Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Flash
2 1 (1.56%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.94%) Device Driver
2 15 (23.44%) Smart Meter
3 9 (14.06%) Open Source
3 9 (14.06%) Algorithms
4 7 (10.94%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.56%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.56%) User Experience
7 1 (1.56%) Physics
7 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.56%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.56%) STB
7 1 (1.56%) MPEG
7 1 (1.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (40.63%) Android
3 11 (17.19%) Apple iOS
4 10 (15.63%) Windows
5 1 (1.56%) Tizen
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 10 (15.63%) Time Management
3 3 (4.69%) Android Development
4 2 (3.13%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (3.13%) Multithreading
5 1 (1.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (1.56%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 47 (73.44%) C
2 26 (40.63%) C++
3 25 (39.06%) Java
4 21 (32.81%) Embedded C
5 18 (28.13%) Python
6 16 (25.00%) Perl
7 14 (21.88%) C#
8 9 (14.06%) Objective-C
9 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
10 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
10 4 (6.25%) Embedded C++
11 2 (3.13%) Assembly Language
11 2 (3.13%) Tcl
12 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) iptables
2 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) Wind River
2 1 (1.56%) Sun
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