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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 242 259 254
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 22 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.04% 0.86% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 13
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
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
2117 2545 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.62% 30.07% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 2132 2225
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +10 14 £41,750 -12.10% 6
Hertfordshire -9 5 £45,000 -
Essex - 3 £37,500 -
Embedded Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (74.55%) C
3 36 (65.45%) Software Engineering
4 29 (52.73%) C++
5 27 (49.09%) Android
6 23 (41.82%) Device Driver
7 21 (38.18%) Java
8 19 (34.55%) Wireless
8 19 (34.55%) Degree
9 18 (32.73%) Perl
10 16 (29.09%) C#
11 14 (25.45%) Windows
11 14 (25.45%) Apple iOS
12 13 (23.64%) Time Management
12 13 (23.64%) Embedded C
13 12 (21.82%) Objective-C
14 11 (20.00%) Automotive
15 9 (16.36%) Open Source
16 8 (14.55%) Electronics
16 8 (14.55%) Python
17 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
17 7 (12.73%) Smart Meter
18 5 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
18 5 (9.09%) Ethernet
18 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
18 5 (9.09%) Internet
18 5 (9.09%) ZigBee
19 4 (7.27%) VoIP
19 4 (7.27%) Embedded C++
19 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (34.55%) Wireless
2 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.09%) Internet
3 5 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 5 (9.09%) ZigBee
4 4 (7.27%) VoIP
5 3 (5.45%) Bluetooth
6 2 (3.64%) 802.15
7 1 (1.82%) IGMP
7 1 (1.82%) RTSP
7 1 (1.82%) HTTP
7 1 (1.82%) NFC
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.64%) GCC
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 11 (20.00%) Automotive
2 8 (14.55%) Electronics
3 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 27 (49.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Test Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
6 5 (9.09%) Development Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 5 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (5.45%) Hardware Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) VoIP Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Embedded C Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Flash
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) Qt
2 1 (1.82%) QML
2 1 (1.82%) OpenCL
2 1 (1.82%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.82%) Device Driver
2 9 (16.36%) Open Source
3 7 (12.73%) Smart Meter
4 5 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (7.27%) Algorithms
6 3 (5.45%) VHDL
6 3 (5.45%) Verilog
6 3 (5.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.82%) Physics
8 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.82%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.82%) MPEG
8 1 (1.82%) DTV
8 1 (1.82%) STB
8 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (49.09%) Android
3 14 (25.45%) Apple iOS
3 14 (25.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Tizen
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) Software Engineering
2 13 (23.64%) Time Management
3 2 (3.64%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (3.64%) Android Development
3 2 (3.64%) Multithreading
4 1 (1.82%) Automated Testing
4 1 (1.82%) Software Testing
4 1 (1.82%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (1.82%) Linux Kernel Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (74.55%) C
2 29 (52.73%) C++
3 21 (38.18%) Java
4 18 (32.73%) Perl
5 16 (29.09%) C#
6 13 (23.64%) Embedded C
7 12 (21.82%) Objective-C
8 8 (14.55%) Python
9 4 (7.27%) Embedded C++
9 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.64%) Assembly Language
10 2 (3.64%) Tcl
11 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) EMC
2 1 (1.82%) QNX
2 1 (1.82%) Wind River
2 1 (1.82%) Sun
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