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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 235 262 240
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -22
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 29 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.24% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.42% 0.83% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 23
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
2043 2537 2552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.00% 29.31% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1599 2105 2183
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,800 £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 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 28 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 +12 21 £41,750 -12.10% 8
Hertfordshire +1 6 £47,500 +35.71% 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 28 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 59 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (74.58%) C
3 38 (64.41%) Software Engineering
4 31 (52.54%) C++
5 26 (44.07%) Android
6 25 (42.37%) Device Driver
7 21 (35.59%) Java
8 19 (32.20%) Wireless
8 19 (32.20%) Degree
9 18 (30.51%) C#
10 16 (27.12%) Perl
11 15 (25.42%) Apple iOS
12 14 (23.73%) Embedded C
13 13 (22.03%) Windows
13 13 (22.03%) Objective-C
13 13 (22.03%) Time Management
14 12 (20.34%) Automotive
15 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
15 7 (11.86%) Electronics
15 7 (11.86%) Python
16 6 (10.17%) VoIP
16 6 (10.17%) Embedded C++
16 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
16 6 (10.17%) Internet
16 6 (10.17%) ZigBee
16 6 (10.17%) Open Source
16 6 (10.17%) Embedded Systems
17 5 (8.47%) GCC
18 4 (6.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 4 (6.78%) VHDL

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) Wireless
2 6 (10.17%) VoIP
2 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.17%) Internet
2 6 (10.17%) ZigBee
3 4 (6.78%) Bluetooth
4 3 (5.08%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.08%) HTTP
4 3 (5.08%) IGMP
4 3 (5.08%) RTSP
5 2 (3.39%) 802.15
6 1 (1.69%) NFC
6 1 (1.69%) Modbus
6 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) GCC
2 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 12 (20.34%) Automotive
2 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
2 7 (11.86%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Software Engineer
2 28 (47.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Embedded C Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) VoIP Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Hardware Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) C Software Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Linux Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Qt
1 1 (1.69%) QML
1 1 (1.69%) OpenCL
1 1 (1.69%) Android SDK
1 1 (1.69%) Middleware
1 1 (1.69%) Flash
1 1 (1.69%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) Device Driver
2 6 (10.17%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (6.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (6.78%) VHDL
3 4 (6.78%) Verilog
3 4 (6.78%) Smart Meter
4 3 (5.08%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.08%) MPEG
4 3 (5.08%) STB
4 3 (5.08%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.39%) IPTV
5 2 (3.39%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.69%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) DTV
6 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (44.07%) Android
3 15 (25.42%) Apple iOS
4 13 (22.03%) Windows
5 1 (1.69%) Tizen
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) Software Engineering
2 13 (22.03%) Time Management
3 6 (10.17%) Open Source
4 4 (6.78%) Android Development
4 4 (6.78%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (6.78%) Multithreading
5 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.08%) Scrum
5 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.39%) OO
6 2 (3.39%) Coaching
7 1 (1.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.69%) Linux Kernel Development
7 1 (1.69%) Energy Management
7 1 (1.69%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) C
2 31 (52.54%) C++
3 21 (35.59%) Java
4 18 (30.51%) C#
5 16 (27.12%) Perl
6 14 (23.73%) Embedded C
7 13 (22.03%) Objective-C
8 7 (11.86%) Python
9 6 (10.17%) Embedded C++
10 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Firmware
2 1 (1.69%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
1 1 (1.69%) Cobbler
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) EMC
2 3 (5.08%) Wind River
3 2 (3.39%) Intel
4 1 (1.69%) Sun
4 1 (1.69%) QNX
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