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 28 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 746 706 707
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 135 150 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.46% 0.54% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 112 107 159
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29435 27967 30678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.90% 27.47% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24810 23832 26546
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 28 July 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 28 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
South East +47 60 £37,500 -11.76% 8
East of England -27 27 £45,000 -10.00% 21
London -73 15 £52,500 -4.54% 4
East Midlands -4 12 £37,500 -28.57% 1
West Midlands -4 8 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Yorkshire -42 8 £43,750 +2.94% 2
South West -34 3 £50,000 +53.84% 5
North West +2 1 £35,000 -20.90% 1
Embedded Linux
UK

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 232 (100.00%) Linux
2 180 (77.59%) C
3 171 (73.71%) Software Engineering
4 158 (68.10%) C++
5 57 (24.57%) Electronics
6 53 (22.84%) Device Driver
7 51 (21.98%) Embedded C++
7 51 (21.98%) Degree
8 47 (20.26%) TCP/IP
9 46 (19.83%) Computer Science
10 45 (19.40%) Embedded C
11 43 (18.53%) Java
12 41 (17.67%) XML
13 39 (16.81%) UML
14 36 (15.52%) C#
15 31 (13.36%) Python
15 31 (13.36%) SSL
15 31 (13.36%) Multithreading
16 25 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (10.34%) Streaming Video
17 24 (10.34%) EMV
18 23 (9.91%) FTP
18 23 (9.91%) MPEG
18 23 (9.91%) Windows
19 20 (8.62%) Telecoms
19 20 (8.62%) Firmware
20 19 (8.19%) Wireless
20 19 (8.19%) Perl
20 19 (8.19%) Embedded Systems
21 18 (7.76%) Open Source

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (0.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.86%) MS Project
1 2 (0.86%) MS Office
2 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 47 (20.26%) TCP/IP
2 31 (13.36%) SSL
3 23 (9.91%) FTP
4 19 (8.19%) Wireless
5 16 (6.90%) HTTP
5 16 (6.90%) Ethernet
6 13 (5.60%) IGMP
7 12 (5.17%) RTSP
8 9 (3.88%) Broadband
9 8 (3.45%) DVB
10 7 (3.02%) 4G
11 6 (2.59%) LTE
11 6 (2.59%) VLAN
11 6 (2.59%) GPRS
11 6 (2.59%) DHCP
11 6 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (2.16%) Internet
13 4 (1.72%) IPv4
13 4 (1.72%) IPv6
13 4 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.86%) MySQL
3 1 (0.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (7.33%) Subversion
2 11 (4.74%) GCC
3 10 (4.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 10 (4.31%) GDB
3 10 (4.31%) CMake
4 7 (3.02%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.16%) WinDbg
6 4 (1.72%) JIRA
7 2 (0.86%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (24.57%) Electronics
2 20 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.76%) Retail
4 9 (3.88%) Finance
5 8 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.72%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.29%) Automotive
7 3 (1.29%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 151 (65.09%) Software Engineer
2 89 (38.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 43 (18.53%) Developer
4 38 (16.38%) C++ Software Engineer
4 38 (16.38%) Linux Engineer
5 30 (12.93%) Senior Software Engineer
6 25 (10.78%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 25 (10.78%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 19 (8.19%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 13 (5.60%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
9 12 (5.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 11 (4.74%) C Software Engineer
11 9 (3.88%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.02%) C++ Developer
13 6 (2.59%) C Developer
13 6 (2.59%) Hardware Engineer
14 5 (2.16%) Senior Developer
14 5 (2.16%) Team Leader
14 5 (2.16%) Front-End Developer
15 4 (1.72%) Embedded C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (17.67%) XML
2 13 (5.60%) HTML
3 11 (4.74%) Direct3D
3 11 (4.74%) Qt
3 11 (4.74%) OpenGL
4 10 (4.31%) Flash
4 10 (4.31%) .NET
4 10 (4.31%) Middleware
5 7 (3.02%) HTML5
5 7 (3.02%) JSON
6 6 (2.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (2.59%) GStreamer
6 6 (2.59%) STL
6 6 (2.59%) POSIX
7 5 (2.16%) CSS
8 4 (1.72%) jQuery
9 3 (1.29%) XML Schema
9 3 (1.29%) CGI
9 3 (1.29%) CSS3
10 2 (0.86%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 53 (22.84%) Device Driver
2 46 (19.83%) Computer Science
3 24 (10.34%) Streaming Video
3 24 (10.34%) EMV
4 23 (9.91%) MPEG
5 20 (8.62%) Firmware
6 19 (8.19%) Embedded Systems
7 18 (7.76%) Open Source
8 16 (6.90%) Cryptography
8 16 (6.90%) EFT
9 15 (6.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 13 (5.60%) Physics
11 12 (5.17%) 3D Graphics
11 12 (5.17%) STB
12 11 (4.74%) DTV
13 10 (4.31%) Visualisation
13 10 (4.31%) Robotics
14 7 (3.02%) Mathematics
15 6 (2.59%) Smart Meter
16 5 (2.16%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 232 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (9.91%) Windows
3 17 (7.33%) Android
4 9 (3.88%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.88%) UNIX
5 5 (2.16%) Windows CE
6 2 (0.86%) uClinux
6 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.43%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (73.71%) Software Engineering
2 39 (16.81%) UML
3 31 (13.36%) Multithreading
4 25 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (7.76%) OO
6 13 (5.60%) Embedded Software Development
7 11 (4.74%) Unit Testing
7 11 (4.74%) OOP
8 10 (4.31%) Regression Testing
8 10 (4.31%) Software Testing
9 9 (3.88%) Project Planning
9 9 (3.88%) Android Development
9 9 (3.88%) Scrum
10 7 (3.02%) Integration Testing
10 7 (3.02%) Time Management
11 6 (2.59%) Machine Learning
11 6 (2.59%) Change Management
12 5 (2.16%) Configuration Management
12 5 (2.16%) OOD
13 4 (1.72%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 180 (77.59%) C
2 158 (68.10%) C++
3 51 (21.98%) Embedded C++
4 45 (19.40%) Embedded C
5 43 (18.53%) Java
6 36 (15.52%) C#
7 31 (13.36%) Python
8 19 (8.19%) Perl
9 11 (4.74%) SQL
10 10 (4.31%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.59%) Ruby
11 6 (2.59%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.16%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.16%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.43%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (21.98%) Degree
2 5 (2.16%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.72%) PhD
4 2 (0.86%) HNC
4 2 (0.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.03%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) NFS
1 1 (0.43%) KVM
1 1 (0.43%) Xen
1 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (6.90%) VeriFone
2 3 (1.29%) Freescale
3 2 (0.86%) Wind River
3 2 (0.86%) Nokia
3 2 (0.86%) SAP
4 1 (0.43%) VMware
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.43%) Broadcom
4 1 (0.43%) Google
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £25K - £50K, Performance Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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