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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 228 247 222
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 34 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.32% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.70% 1.14% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 33
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
2005 2278 2324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.49% 28.36% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1869 1963
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +14 22 £43,750 -12.50% 15
Hertfordshire +7 10 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Essex - 2 £37,500 -
Embedded Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (81.48%) C
3 36 (66.67%) C++
4 34 (62.96%) Software Engineering
5 25 (46.30%) Device Driver
6 24 (44.44%) Java
7 20 (37.04%) C#
8 18 (33.33%) Degree
8 18 (33.33%) Android
9 14 (25.93%) Wireless
10 13 (24.07%) Automotive
10 13 (24.07%) Perl
10 13 (24.07%) Windows
10 13 (24.07%) Objective-C
10 13 (24.07%) Apple iOS
11 12 (22.22%) Time Management
12 8 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
12 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
12 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
12 8 (14.81%) Embedded C++
12 8 (14.81%) Internet
13 7 (12.96%) Intel
13 7 (12.96%) Electronics
13 7 (12.96%) Embedded C
13 7 (12.96%) Python
13 7 (12.96%) VoIP
13 7 (12.96%) OO
13 7 (12.96%) Software Testing
13 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
13 7 (12.96%) GCC

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) Wireless
2 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.81%) Internet
3 7 (12.96%) VoIP
4 3 (5.56%) IGMP
4 3 (5.56%) RTSP
4 3 (5.56%) HTTP
5 2 (3.70%) Bluetooth
5 2 (3.70%) ZigBee
5 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.85%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) GCC
General
1 13 (24.07%) Automotive
2 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 7 (12.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (53.70%) Software Engineer
2 28 (51.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 15 (27.78%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (24.07%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) VoIP Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Hardware Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Linux Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Hardware Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Principal Engineer
11 1 (1.85%) Hardware Design Engineer
11 1 (1.85%) Design Engineer
11 1 (1.85%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Flash
1 2 (3.70%) JNI
2 1 (1.85%) Middleware
2 1 (1.85%) OpenCL
2 1 (1.85%) Qt
2 1 (1.85%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (46.30%) Device Driver
2 6 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (9.26%) STB
3 5 (9.26%) VHDL
3 5 (9.26%) Verilog
3 5 (9.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (7.41%) Over-the-Top Content
4 4 (7.41%) MPEG
4 4 (7.41%) IPTV
5 3 (5.56%) Streaming Video
6 2 (3.70%) DTV
7 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.85%) Physics
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) Blog
7 1 (1.85%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.85%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (33.33%) Android
3 13 (24.07%) Windows
3 13 (24.07%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) Software Engineering
2 12 (22.22%) Time Management
3 8 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
4 7 (12.96%) OO
4 7 (12.96%) Software Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.26%) Android Development
6 4 (7.41%) Scrum
7 3 (5.56%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.56%) Coaching
8 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.85%) TDD
9 1 (1.85%) Linux Kernel Development
9 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 44 (81.48%) C
2 36 (66.67%) C++
3 24 (44.44%) Java
4 20 (37.04%) C#
5 13 (24.07%) Perl
5 13 (24.07%) Objective-C
6 8 (14.81%) Embedded C++
7 7 (12.96%) Embedded C
7 7 (12.96%) Python
8 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
9 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Firmware
2 2 (3.70%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
1 1 (1.85%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Intel
2 5 (9.26%) EMC
2 5 (9.26%) Wind River
3 1 (1.85%) QNX
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ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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