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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 229 230 241
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 30 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.49% 1.27% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 23
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
2010 2121 2524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.51% 30.12% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1676 1782 2149
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £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 February 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 February 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 0 24 £53,750 +22.85% 11
Hertfordshire -5 3 £45,000 - 1
Essex - 2 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Embedded Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (73.13%) C
3 38 (56.72%) Software Engineering
4 25 (37.31%) C++
4 25 (37.31%) Android
5 24 (35.82%) Java
5 24 (35.82%) Device Driver
6 22 (32.84%) Python
6 22 (32.84%) Embedded C
7 18 (26.87%) Degree
8 17 (25.37%) Wireless
9 15 (22.39%) Perl
9 15 (22.39%) Smart Meter
10 12 (17.91%) C#
11 10 (14.93%) ZigBee
12 9 (13.43%) Open Source
12 9 (13.43%) Apple iOS
12 9 (13.43%) GCC
12 9 (13.43%) Algorithms
12 9 (13.43%) TCP/IP
13 8 (11.94%) Windows
13 8 (11.94%) Time Management
14 7 (10.45%) Data Structures
14 7 (10.45%) 802.15
14 7 (10.45%) Objective-C
14 7 (10.45%) Automotive
15 6 (8.96%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
15 6 (8.96%) Ethernet
16 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (2.99%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.37%) Wireless
2 10 (14.93%) ZigBee
3 9 (13.43%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.45%) 802.15
5 6 (8.96%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (8.96%) Ethernet
6 5 (7.46%) VoIP
6 5 (7.46%) Internet
7 3 (4.48%) Bluetooth
8 1 (1.49%) HTTP
8 1 (1.49%) 3G
8 1 (1.49%) NFC
8 1 (1.49%) LTE
8 1 (1.49%) 4G
8 1 (1.49%) 2G
8 1 (1.49%) IGMP
8 1 (1.49%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) GCC
2 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.45%) Automotive
2 4 (5.97%) Electronics
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Software Engineer
2 27 (40.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Software Team Leader
4 9 (13.43%) Team Leader
4 9 (13.43%) Development Team Leader
5 8 (11.94%) Test Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Development Manager
6 6 (8.96%) Software Development Team Leader
6 6 (8.96%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Software Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Embedded C Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Design Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 1 (1.49%) Embedded C Developer
11 1 (1.49%) C Developer
11 1 (1.49%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Flash
1 2 (2.99%) GTK+
2 1 (1.49%) Android SDK
2 1 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Device Driver
2 15 (22.39%) Smart Meter
3 9 (13.43%) Open Source
3 9 (13.43%) Algorithms
4 7 (10.45%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Physics
6 1 (1.49%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.49%) MPEG
6 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (37.31%) Android
3 9 (13.43%) Apple iOS
4 8 (11.94%) Windows
5 1 (1.49%) Tizen
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) Software Engineering
2 8 (11.94%) Time Management
3 4 (5.97%) Android Development
4 2 (2.99%) Product Management
4 2 (2.99%) Multithreading
4 2 (2.99%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.49%) Automated Testing
5 1 (1.49%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.49%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (1.49%) High Availability
5 1 (1.49%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 49 (73.13%) C
2 25 (37.31%) C++
3 24 (35.82%) Java
4 22 (32.84%) Python
4 22 (32.84%) Embedded C
5 15 (22.39%) Perl
6 12 (17.91%) C#
7 7 (10.45%) Objective-C
8 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
9 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
9 5 (7.46%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.99%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.99%) Tcl
10 2 (2.99%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Firmware
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (4.48%) Wind River
2 1 (1.49%) Sun
2 1 (1.49%) VMware
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