The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank - 110 93
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.065% 0.085%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.29% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Embedded Linux
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
343 350 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.05% 22.65% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 209 213 204
Average salary £38,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.20% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Edinburgh region.

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Embedded Linux
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel