The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 828 840 810
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -30
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 83 79 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.081% 0.090%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% 0.29% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 65 71 76
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Embedded Linux
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24832 26961 26558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.23% 27.64% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21140 22821 22097
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in England

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in England

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in England

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in England

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
South East -4 29 £52,500 +12.29% 9
East of England -4 26 £52,500 +5.00% 2
North West +21 18 £35,000 -22.22% 4
South West -5 5 £41,000 -11.82% 4
London -3 4 £42,500 -6.59% 1
West Midlands -16 1 £37,500 -3.84%
Embedded Linux
UK

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Linux
2 129 (80.12%) C
3 121 (75.16%) Software Engineering
4 106 (65.84%) C++
5 60 (37.27%) Embedded C
6 48 (29.81%) Degree
7 45 (27.95%) C#
8 43 (26.71%) Embedded Systems
9 40 (24.84%) Embedded C++
10 39 (24.22%) Embedded Software Development
11 38 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (21.74%) OO
13 34 (21.12%) Electronics
14 32 (19.88%) Java
15 30 (18.63%) UML
15 30 (18.63%) Python
16 25 (15.53%) Android
17 24 (14.91%) Multithreading
17 24 (14.91%) Device Driver
17 24 (14.91%) Scrum
18 19 (11.80%) Computer Science
19 18 (11.18%) Software Testing
19 18 (11.18%) Android Development
20 17 (10.56%) Qt
20 17 (10.56%) TCP/IP
20 17 (10.56%) OOD
20 17 (10.56%) Windows
21 16 (9.94%) Manufacturing
22 15 (9.32%) Open Source
22 15 (9.32%) .NET

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.62%) Apache
1 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.56%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.83%) Wireless
3 9 (5.59%) Internet
3 9 (5.59%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (4.97%) ZigBee
5 7 (4.35%) Ethernet
6 6 (3.73%) Modbus
7 5 (3.11%) Bluetooth
7 5 (3.11%) VoIP
8 4 (2.48%) DVB
9 3 (1.86%) 802.15
10 1 (0.62%) 3G
10 1 (0.62%) 4G
10 1 (0.62%) Broadband
10 1 (0.62%) HTTP
10 1 (0.62%) IGMP
10 1 (0.62%) PBX
10 1 (0.62%) RTSP
10 1 (0.62%) SNMP
10 1 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (6.83%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.73%) GCC
3 6 (3.73%) Subversion
4 3 (1.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (1.86%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (21.12%) Electronics
2 16 (9.94%) Manufacturing
3 13 (8.07%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.35%) Automotive
5 4 (2.48%) Finance
6 3 (1.86%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.86%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Games
7 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 100 (62.11%) Software Engineer
2 76 (47.20%) Embedded Engineer
3 52 (32.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 46 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
5 37 (22.98%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 34 (21.12%) C++ Software Engineer
7 28 (17.39%) Developer
8 23 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 22 (13.66%) Senior Software Engineer
10 19 (11.80%) C Software Engineer
10 19 (11.80%) Embedded Developer
11 17 (10.56%) Linux Developer
12 16 (9.94%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 16 (9.94%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
13 14 (8.70%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 14 (8.70%) Embedded C Engineer
14 9 (5.59%) Principal Engineer
15 8 (4.97%) C Developer
15 8 (4.97%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
15 8 (4.97%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.56%) Qt
2 15 (9.32%) .NET
3 10 (6.21%) WinForms
4 8 (4.97%) STL
5 4 (2.48%) JNI
5 4 (2.48%) Middleware
5 4 (2.48%) XML
6 3 (1.86%) 802.1X
6 3 (1.86%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.86%) Backbone.js
6 3 (1.86%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (1.86%) OpenGL
6 3 (1.86%) PhoneGap
6 3 (1.86%) Web Services
7 1 (0.62%) CORBA
7 1 (0.62%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (0.62%) GTK+
7 1 (0.62%) OpenGL ES
7 1 (0.62%) POSIX
7 1 (0.62%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (26.71%) Embedded Systems
2 24 (14.91%) Device Driver
3 19 (11.80%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (3.73%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.11%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.48%) CAN bus
8 4 (2.48%) Internet of Things
8 4 (2.48%) STB
9 3 (1.86%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.86%) DTV
9 3 (1.86%) SCADA
9 3 (1.86%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.86%) VHDL
10 2 (1.24%) CPLD
10 2 (1.24%) IPTV
10 2 (1.24%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.24%) Physics
11 1 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 161 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (15.53%) Android
3 17 (10.56%) Windows
4 12 (7.45%) VxWorks
5 11 (6.83%) Windows CE
6 10 (6.21%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.35%) Unix
8 2 (1.24%) Debian
8 2 (1.24%) Fedora
8 2 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.24%) ThreadX
8 2 (1.24%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.62%) CentOS
9 1 (0.62%) HPUX
9 1 (0.62%) OpenWrt
9 1 (0.62%) pSOS
9 1 (0.62%) Solaris
9 1 (0.62%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (75.16%) Software Engineering
2 39 (24.22%) Embedded Software Development
3 38 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (21.74%) OO
5 30 (18.63%) UML
6 24 (14.91%) Multithreading
6 24 (14.91%) Scrum
7 18 (11.18%) Android Development
7 18 (11.18%) Software Testing
8 17 (10.56%) OOD
9 15 (9.32%) Open Source
10 14 (8.70%) Test Automation
11 13 (8.07%) Configuration Management
12 11 (6.83%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (6.21%) Pair Programming
13 10 (6.21%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (6.21%) SDLC
14 9 (5.59%) iOS Development
14 9 (5.59%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 129 (80.12%) C
2 106 (65.84%) C++
3 60 (37.27%) Embedded C
4 45 (27.95%) C#
5 40 (24.84%) Embedded C++
6 32 (19.88%) Java
7 30 (18.63%) Python
8 9 (5.59%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.97%) Perl
10 7 (4.35%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.86%) SQL
11 3 (1.86%) VB
12 1 (0.62%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.62%) Delphi
12 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.62%) XAML
Qualifications
1 48 (29.81%) Degree
2 10 (6.21%) HNC
2 10 (6.21%) HND
2 10 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.83%) ISO 9001
2 8 (4.97%) JTAG
3 2 (1.24%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.83%) Firmware
2 5 (3.11%) iptables
3 1 (0.62%) KVM
3 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (2.48%) Cobbler
1 4 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (6.83%) Atmel
2 9 (5.59%) Apple
2 9 (5.59%) Intel
3 6 (3.73%) Lauterbach
3 6 (3.73%) Wind River
4 3 (1.86%) SAP
4 3 (1.86%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.24%) EMC
6 1 (0.62%) QNX
6 1 (0.62%) Twitter
6 1 (0.62%) VMware
6 1 (0.62%) Xilinx
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