The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 243 220 229
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 20 40 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.51% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.88% 1.70% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 34
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,600 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2272 2350 2562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.36% 30.00% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1868 2003 2096
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Embedded Linux
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 -7 13 £50,500 +6.31% 23
Suffolk - 3 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -17 2 £60,000 -4.00%
Embedded Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (72.50%) C
3 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
4 16 (40.00%) Device Driver
4 16 (40.00%) Multithreading
5 13 (32.50%) JTAG
6 12 (30.00%) Wireless
6 12 (30.00%) Streaming Video
7 11 (27.50%) RTSP
7 11 (27.50%) MPEG
7 11 (27.50%) HTTP
8 10 (25.00%) IGMP
9 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.00%) Scrum
9 8 (20.00%) Android
10 7 (17.50%) Open Source
10 7 (17.50%) Electronics
10 7 (17.50%) Flash
10 7 (17.50%) C++
11 6 (15.00%) GPRS
11 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
11 6 (15.00%) Smart Meter
12 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
12 5 (12.50%) Degree
12 5 (12.50%) Android Development
12 5 (12.50%) UML
12 5 (12.50%) Embedded C
13 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
13 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
13 4 (10.00%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (2.50%) MS Project
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Wireless
2 11 (27.50%) HTTP
2 11 (27.50%) RTSP
3 10 (25.00%) IGMP
4 6 (15.00%) GPRS
5 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.50%) VPN
6 1 (2.50%) DNS
6 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.50%) IPv4
6 1 (2.50%) IPv6
6 1 (2.50%) Internet
6 1 (2.50%) 3G
6 1 (2.50%) 802.11
6 1 (2.50%) RTP
6 1 (2.50%) GSM
6 1 (2.50%) SMS
6 1 (2.50%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) UPnP
6 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.50%) Electronics
2 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 15 (37.50%) Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
7 4 (10.00%) RF Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Embedded C Developer
7 4 (10.00%) C Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Platform Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Principal Software Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) C Software Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Senior RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Flash
2 3 (7.50%) Qt
3 1 (2.50%) Android SDK
3 1 (2.50%) CGI
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) JNI
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 12 (30.00%) Streaming Video
3 11 (27.50%) MPEG
4 7 (17.50%) Open Source
5 6 (15.00%) Smart Meter
6 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (7.50%) DTV
7 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (7.50%) Firmware
7 3 (7.50%) STB
7 3 (7.50%) IPTV
8 2 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (5.00%) ASIC
8 2 (5.00%) Handset
9 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (2.50%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Android
3 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.50%) OpenWrt
5 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
2 16 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (20.00%) Scrum
3 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Android Development
4 5 (12.50%) UML
4 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.50%) Code Coverage
7 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.00%) iOS Development
7 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.50%) Image Processing
8 1 (2.50%) Video Processing
8 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) C
2 7 (17.50%) C++
3 5 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 3 (7.50%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) Perl
4 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.00%) Python
5 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Google
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