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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 225 231 211
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 32 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.33% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 1.13% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 36
Average salary £47,500 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
1890 2212 2120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 25.81% 28.90% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1818 1804
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 +17 18 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Hertfordshire +4 12 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Essex - 2 £37,500 -
Embedded Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (83.61%) C
3 38 (62.30%) Software Engineering
4 37 (60.66%) C++
5 27 (44.26%) Java
6 26 (42.62%) Device Driver
7 23 (37.70%) C#
8 17 (27.87%) Degree
8 17 (27.87%) Android
9 15 (24.59%) Wireless
10 14 (22.95%) Software Testing
11 12 (19.67%) Time Management
11 12 (19.67%) Apple iOS
11 12 (19.67%) Perl
11 12 (19.67%) Windows
11 12 (19.67%) Python
11 12 (19.67%) Automotive
11 12 (19.67%) Objective-C
12 11 (18.03%) OO
12 11 (18.03%) Embedded C++
12 11 (18.03%) Intel
12 11 (18.03%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
13 9 (14.75%) Internet
13 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
14 8 (13.11%) Embedded C
14 8 (13.11%) VoIP
14 8 (13.11%) GCC
15 7 (11.48%) Multithreading
15 7 (11.48%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) Wireless
2 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
2 9 (14.75%) Internet
3 8 (13.11%) VoIP
4 3 (4.92%) HTTP
4 3 (4.92%) IGMP
4 3 (4.92%) RTSP
5 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.64%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.64%) Modbus
6 1 (1.64%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) GCC
General
1 12 (19.67%) Automotive
2 7 (11.48%) Manufacturing
2 7 (11.48%) Electronics
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Software Engineer
2 30 (49.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 20 (32.79%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (26.23%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) VoIP Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Embedded C Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Hardware Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Linux Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Hardware Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Platform Engineer
10 1 (1.64%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) JNI
1 2 (3.28%) Flash
2 1 (1.64%) Middleware
2 1 (1.64%) Qt
2 1 (1.64%) QML
2 1 (1.64%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (42.62%) Device Driver
2 6 (9.84%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (8.20%) VHDL
3 5 (8.20%) Verilog
3 5 (8.20%) STB
3 5 (8.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (8.20%) IPTV
4 4 (6.56%) Over-the-Top Content
4 4 (6.56%) MPEG
5 3 (4.92%) Streaming Video
6 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.64%) Blog
7 1 (1.64%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.64%) DTV
7 1 (1.64%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.64%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (27.87%) Android
3 12 (19.67%) Apple iOS
3 12 (19.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (62.30%) Software Engineering
2 14 (22.95%) Software Testing
3 12 (19.67%) Time Management
4 11 (18.03%) Embedded Software Development
4 11 (18.03%) OO
5 7 (11.48%) Multithreading
6 5 (8.20%) Android Development
6 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.20%) Open Source
7 4 (6.56%) SDLC
7 4 (6.56%) Scrum
8 3 (4.92%) Code Coverage
8 3 (4.92%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Coaching
8 3 (4.92%) UML
9 1 (1.64%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.64%) Automation Testing
9 1 (1.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (83.61%) C
2 37 (60.66%) C++
3 27 (44.26%) Java
4 23 (37.70%) C#
5 12 (19.67%) Perl
5 12 (19.67%) Python
5 12 (19.67%) Objective-C
6 11 (18.03%) Embedded C++
7 8 (13.11%) Embedded C
8 7 (11.48%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Degree
2 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) JTAG
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Firmware
1 2 (3.28%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
1 1 (1.64%) Cobbler
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Intel
2 5 (8.20%) Wind River
2 5 (8.20%) EMC
3 3 (4.92%) Lauterbach
4 1 (1.64%) QNX
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