The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 804 673 732
Rank change year-on-year
-131 +59
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 98 186 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.66% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 86 149 128
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30360 28319 31870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.86% 27.21% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25481 24016 27668
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Embedded Linux
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -16 48 £40,000 +6.66% 10
East of England -14 20 £47,500 +5.55% 7
London -85 10 £53,750 +43.33% 4
Yorkshire -52 8 £42,500 -
South West -12 7 £35,000 -30.00% 8
West Midlands +7 3 £36,000 -4.00% 1
East Midlands -22 1 £34,500 -1.42%
North East - 1 £35,000 -
Embedded Linux
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Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 197 (100.00%) Linux
2 161 (81.73%) C
3 136 (69.04%) Software Engineering
4 129 (65.48%) C++
5 59 (29.95%) Device Driver
5 59 (29.95%) Electronics
6 51 (25.89%) Embedded C++
7 41 (20.81%) Multithreading
8 39 (19.80%) Embedded C
9 36 (18.27%) Java
9 36 (18.27%) Computer Science
9 36 (18.27%) Degree
10 32 (16.24%) UML
10 32 (16.24%) TCP/IP
11 31 (15.74%) XML
12 27 (13.71%) Open Source
13 26 (13.20%) MPEG
13 26 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (12.69%) Wireless
15 23 (11.68%) Subversion
15 23 (11.68%) OO
15 23 (11.68%) Embedded Software Development
16 22 (11.17%) HTTP
17 21 (10.66%) SSL
18 20 (10.15%) Firmware
18 20 (10.15%) UNIX
19 19 (9.64%) STB
19 19 (9.64%) JTAG
19 19 (9.64%) Software Testing
20 18 (9.14%) Python

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (1.02%) Apache
2 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.03%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Project
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.24%) TCP/IP
2 25 (12.69%) Wireless
3 22 (11.17%) HTTP
4 21 (10.66%) SSL
5 16 (8.12%) IGMP
5 16 (8.12%) FTP
6 15 (7.61%) RTSP
7 9 (4.57%) DVB
8 7 (3.55%) Internet
9 6 (3.05%) Ethernet
10 5 (2.54%) RTP
10 5 (2.54%) 3G
10 5 (2.54%) 4G
11 4 (2.03%) LTE
11 4 (2.03%) Modbus
11 4 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.03%) 802.11
12 2 (1.02%) VLAN
12 2 (1.02%) VDSL
12 2 (1.02%) Q.931
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.02%) MySQL
3 1 (0.51%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (11.68%) Subversion
2 17 (8.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (3.55%) GCC
4 6 (3.05%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.54%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.03%) JIRA
6 4 (2.03%) NetBeans
7 3 (1.52%) GNU Toolchain
8 2 (1.02%) GDB
8 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (29.95%) Electronics
2 13 (6.60%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.60%) Retail
3 7 (3.55%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.52%) Automotive
5 2 (1.02%) German Language
5 2 (1.02%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.51%) Finance
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 115 (58.38%) Software Engineer
2 73 (37.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 49 (24.87%) Developer
4 33 (16.75%) C++ Software Engineer
5 23 (11.68%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 23 (11.68%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 19 (9.64%) Senior Software Engineer
7 18 (9.14%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (7.61%) Software Developer
9 10 (5.08%) Principal Engineer
10 9 (4.57%) C++ Developer
11 8 (4.06%) Principal Software Engineer
11 8 (4.06%) Firmware Engineer
11 8 (4.06%) C Software Engineer
12 6 (3.05%) Team Leader
13 5 (2.54%) Senior Developer
13 5 (2.54%) Embedded C Software Engineer
13 5 (2.54%) Embedded C Engineer
13 5 (2.54%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
14 4 (2.03%) Embedded C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.74%) XML
2 17 (8.63%) Qt
3 16 (8.12%) HTML
4 11 (5.58%) GStreamer
5 10 (5.08%) POSIX
5 10 (5.08%) Middleware
6 9 (4.57%) CSS
6 9 (4.57%) STL
7 8 (4.06%) Flash
7 8 (4.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 8 (4.06%) HTML5
8 7 (3.55%) CSS3
9 6 (3.05%) SVG
10 4 (2.03%) WebKit
10 4 (2.03%) OpenGL
11 3 (1.52%) .NET
11 3 (1.52%) XML Schema
11 3 (1.52%) jQuery
12 2 (1.02%) GTK+
12 2 (1.02%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 59 (29.95%) Device Driver
2 36 (18.27%) Computer Science
3 27 (13.71%) Open Source
4 26 (13.20%) MPEG
5 20 (10.15%) Firmware
6 19 (9.64%) STB
7 17 (8.63%) EMV
7 17 (8.63%) Streaming Video
8 13 (6.60%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (6.09%) Cryptography
9 12 (6.09%) EFT
10 10 (5.08%) IPTV
11 8 (4.06%) Mathematics
11 8 (4.06%) Machine Learning
12 6 (3.05%) DTV
13 5 (2.54%) Digital Media
13 5 (2.54%) Physics
14 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
15 2 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 2 (1.02%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 197 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (10.15%) UNIX
3 10 (5.08%) Android
3 10 (5.08%) Windows
4 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.02%) uClinux
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (69.04%) Software Engineering
2 41 (20.81%) Multithreading
3 32 (16.24%) UML
4 26 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (11.68%) OO
5 23 (11.68%) Embedded Software Development
6 19 (9.64%) Software Testing
7 18 (9.14%) OOD
8 17 (8.63%) Configuration Management
9 14 (7.11%) OOP
10 12 (6.09%) Scrum
11 5 (2.54%) TDD
11 5 (2.54%) Validation
11 5 (2.54%) Integration Testing
12 4 (2.03%) Time Management
12 4 (2.03%) B2B
12 4 (2.03%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (1.52%) Code Coverage
13 3 (1.52%) Project Management
13 3 (1.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 161 (81.73%) C
2 129 (65.48%) C++
3 51 (25.89%) Embedded C++
4 39 (19.80%) Embedded C
5 36 (18.27%) Java
6 18 (9.14%) Python
7 17 (8.63%) C#
8 12 (6.09%) Assembly Language
9 10 (5.08%) Perl
10 9 (4.57%) JavaScript
11 8 (4.06%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.55%) SQL
13 4 (2.03%) PHP
14 2 (1.02%) VB6
14 2 (1.02%) VB
15 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 36 (18.27%) Degree
2 4 (2.03%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.52%) PhD
4 2 (1.02%) HND
5 1 (0.51%) HNC
5 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.64%) JTAG
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.51%) TickIT
2 1 (0.51%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) KVM
1 1 (0.51%) Xen
1 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (6.09%) VeriFone
2 4 (2.03%) Intel
3 3 (1.52%) Razor Risk
4 1 (0.51%) Nokia
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.51%) QNX
4 1 (0.51%) VMware
4 1 (0.51%) Freescale
4 1 (0.51%) Google
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
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