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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 755 746 724
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -22
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 110 117 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.38% 0.42% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 96 102 124
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
28666 27790 30213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.68% 27.63% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24198 23284 26329
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
East of England -11 47 £50,000 - 13
South East -25 32 £45,000 +12.50% 7
London -5 11 £47,500 -
Yorkshire -11 8 £40,000 -5.88%
South West -7 4 £55,000 -4.34% 2
West Midlands - 4 £51,000 - 2
North West -18 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East Midlands +15 1 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Embedded Linux
UK

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Linux
2 146 (72.64%) C
3 126 (62.69%) C++
4 121 (60.20%) Software Engineering
5 61 (30.35%) Device Driver
6 52 (25.87%) Electronics
7 51 (25.37%) Java
8 47 (23.38%) Degree
9 46 (22.89%) Embedded C
10 40 (19.90%) Windows
11 39 (19.40%) Python
12 33 (16.42%) Embedded Systems
13 32 (15.92%) Embedded C++
14 31 (15.42%) Android
15 30 (14.93%) C#
15 30 (14.93%) Algorithms
16 29 (14.43%) TCP/IP
17 25 (12.44%) UML
17 25 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
18 24 (11.94%) GCC
19 21 (10.45%) Perl
19 21 (10.45%) Firmware
19 21 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (9.95%) Computer Science
21 17 (8.46%) .NET
21 17 (8.46%) Wireless
21 17 (8.46%) Smart Meter
22 15 (7.46%) 3D Graphics
22 15 (7.46%) Subversion
22 15 (7.46%) Git (software)

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (1.49%) SAS
2 2 (1.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (2.49%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.00%) Simulink
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.43%) TCP/IP
2 17 (8.46%) Wireless
3 11 (5.47%) ZigBee
3 11 (5.47%) Ethernet
4 10 (4.98%) 802.15
5 8 (3.98%) HTTP
6 7 (3.48%) Internet
6 7 (3.48%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (2.99%) VoIP
8 4 (1.99%) SNMP
8 4 (1.99%) Firewall
8 4 (1.99%) IGMP
8 4 (1.99%) VLAN
9 3 (1.49%) OpenVPN
9 3 (1.49%) Frame Relay
9 3 (1.49%) DVB
9 3 (1.49%) RTP
9 3 (1.49%) X.25
9 3 (1.49%) Q.931
9 3 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.49%) SQLite
2 3 (1.49%) Big Data
3 2 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (11.94%) GCC
2 15 (7.46%) Subversion
2 15 (7.46%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.47%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.99%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.99%) JIRA
4 4 (1.99%) WinDbg
4 4 (1.99%) GDB
5 3 (1.49%) CMake
6 2 (1.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.00%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.50%) Trac
7 1 (0.50%) VectorCAST
7 1 (0.50%) GNU Toolchain
7 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.50%) MSTest
7 1 (0.50%) LabVIEW
General
1 52 (25.87%) Electronics
2 10 (4.98%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.48%) Finance
4 7 (3.48%) Automotive
5 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.49%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.49%) Marketing
6 2 (1.00%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (45.27%) Software Engineer
2 47 (23.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 43 (21.39%) Developer
4 36 (17.91%) Linux Engineer
5 25 (12.44%) Software Developer
6 22 (10.95%) Senior Software Engineer
7 16 (7.96%) C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (7.46%) Team Leader
8 15 (7.46%) Embedded Software Developer
9 14 (6.97%) Software Team Leader
9 14 (6.97%) Development Manager
10 13 (6.47%) Development Team Leader
10 13 (6.47%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 11 (5.47%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 10 (4.98%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 10 (4.98%) Software Development Team Leader
13 9 (4.48%) Software Development Manager
13 9 (4.48%) Software Manager
13 9 (4.48%) Senior Developer
14 7 (3.48%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.46%) .NET
2 14 (6.97%) Middleware
3 12 (5.97%) XML
4 11 (5.47%) OpenGL
5 10 (4.98%) Qt
6 9 (4.48%) Direct3D
7 7 (3.48%) OpenCL
7 7 (3.48%) JSON
7 7 (3.48%) HTML
7 7 (3.48%) Web Services
8 6 (2.99%) WCF
8 6 (2.99%) POSIX
8 6 (2.99%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.99%) HTML5
9 5 (2.49%) GTK+
9 5 (2.49%) DirectCompute
9 5 (2.49%) WPF
10 3 (1.49%) Flash
10 3 (1.49%) .NET Compact Framework
10 3 (1.49%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 61 (30.35%) Device Driver
2 33 (16.42%) Embedded Systems
3 30 (14.93%) Algorithms
4 21 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (9.95%) Computer Science
6 17 (8.46%) Smart Meter
7 15 (7.46%) 3D Graphics
8 13 (6.47%) DTV
9 12 (5.97%) STB
9 12 (5.97%) Open Source
10 11 (5.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 10 (4.98%) Streaming Video
12 9 (4.48%) MPEG
12 9 (4.48%) Visualisation
12 9 (4.48%) Mathematics
13 8 (3.98%) Physics
13 8 (3.98%) Data Structures
14 5 (2.49%) CUDA
15 4 (1.99%) CAN bus
16 3 (1.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 201 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (19.90%) Windows
3 31 (15.42%) Android
4 8 (3.98%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.99%) Fedora
5 6 (2.99%) UNIX
6 5 (2.49%) Windows CE
7 4 (1.99%) VxWorks
8 3 (1.49%) CentOS
8 3 (1.49%) uClinux
8 3 (1.49%) Scientific Linux
9 2 (1.00%) Tizen
9 2 (1.00%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (60.20%) Software Engineering
2 25 (12.44%) UML
2 25 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (6.97%) Multithreading
4 12 (5.97%) OO
4 12 (5.97%) Embedded Software Development
5 10 (4.98%) Scrum
6 8 (3.98%) Configuration Management
6 8 (3.98%) Mentoring
7 7 (3.48%) Android Development
7 7 (3.48%) Software Testing
8 5 (2.49%) Time Management
9 4 (1.99%) Image Processing
9 4 (1.99%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (1.99%) Unit Testing
9 4 (1.99%) Workflow
9 4 (1.99%) Line Management
10 3 (1.49%) OOP
10 3 (1.49%) OOD
10 3 (1.49%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (72.64%) C
2 126 (62.69%) C++
3 51 (25.37%) Java
4 46 (22.89%) Embedded C
5 39 (19.40%) Python
6 32 (15.92%) Embedded C++
7 30 (14.93%) C#
8 21 (10.45%) Perl
9 14 (6.97%) Bash Shell
10 13 (6.47%) SQL
10 13 (6.47%) Shell Script
11 9 (4.48%) Assembly Language
12 7 (3.48%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.99%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.49%) Ruby
15 2 (1.00%) XPath
15 2 (1.00%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.00%) Tcl
15 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (23.38%) Degree
2 6 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.50%) PhD
5 1 (0.50%) ISEB
5 1 (0.50%) MBA
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) JTAG
2 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 21 (10.45%) Firmware
2 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.50%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (3.98%) Wind River
2 6 (2.99%) VMware
2 6 (2.99%) Red Hat
3 4 (1.99%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.49%) Citrix
4 3 (1.49%) Perforce
4 3 (1.49%) Assembla
5 2 (1.00%) QNX
5 2 (1.00%) SAP
6 1 (0.50%) IBM
6 1 (0.50%) Intel
6 1 (0.50%) Broadcom
6 1 (0.50%) Freescale
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