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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 787 757 720
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -37
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 89 109 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.39% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75 98 121
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £32,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +15.00%
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
28978 28126 30008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.11% 27.67% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24200 24203 25920
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 October 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 October 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 -34 31 £55,000 +10.00% 16
South East -18 29 £42,500 -7.60% 15
London +28 15 £50,000 +5.26% 3
East Midlands +8 6 £38,750 -3.12% 1
West Midlands -15 4 £50,500 +34.66% 2
South West -29 2 £50,000 +53.84% 11
North West -24 1 £40,000 +58.41% 2
Yorkshire -45 1 - - 2
Embedded Linux
UK

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 226 (100.00%) Linux
2 166 (73.45%) C
3 150 (66.37%) Software Engineering
4 149 (65.93%) C++
5 56 (24.78%) Device Driver
6 55 (24.34%) Electronics
7 54 (23.89%) Degree
8 53 (23.45%) Embedded C
9 41 (18.14%) Java
10 40 (17.70%) Embedded C++
11 39 (17.26%) Embedded Systems
12 38 (16.81%) Python
13 36 (15.93%) Windows
14 34 (15.04%) TCP/IP
14 34 (15.04%) UML
14 34 (15.04%) Computer Science
15 31 (13.72%) Algorithms
16 30 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
16 30 (13.27%) C#
17 28 (12.39%) Firmware
18 27 (11.95%) GCC
19 25 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (9.73%) Android
21 21 (9.29%) 3D Graphics
22 20 (8.85%) Perl
23 19 (8.41%) XML
24 18 (7.96%) Ethernet
24 18 (7.96%) Streaming Video
25 17 (7.52%) Telecoms
25 17 (7.52%) Wireless

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (0.88%) SAS
1 2 (0.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Simulink
2 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.44%) MS Project
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
2 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 34 (15.04%) TCP/IP
2 18 (7.96%) Ethernet
3 17 (7.52%) Wireless
4 11 (4.87%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (3.98%) SSL
5 9 (3.98%) Internet
6 8 (3.54%) Broadband
7 7 (3.10%) FTP
7 7 (3.10%) VLAN
8 6 (2.65%) HTTP
8 6 (2.65%) GPRS
8 6 (2.65%) VoIP
8 6 (2.65%) DHCP
9 5 (2.21%) RTP
10 4 (1.77%) 802.11
10 4 (1.77%) 802.15
10 4 (1.77%) DVB
10 4 (1.77%) SNMP
10 4 (1.77%) IPv4
10 4 (1.77%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.77%) MySQL
3 2 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (11.95%) GCC
2 12 (5.31%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.42%) GDB
3 10 (4.42%) CMake
4 8 (3.54%) WinDbg
4 8 (3.54%) Subversion
5 3 (1.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.88%) JIRA
6 2 (0.88%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.44%) GNU Toolchain
7 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
General
1 55 (24.34%) Electronics
2 17 (7.52%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.75%) Finance
4 5 (2.21%) Automotive
5 4 (1.77%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.77%) Retail
5 4 (1.77%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.33%) Marketing
6 3 (1.33%) Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 114 (50.44%) Software Engineer
2 54 (23.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 52 (23.01%) Linux Engineer
4 41 (18.14%) Developer
5 31 (13.72%) Senior Software Engineer
6 26 (11.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 26 (11.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 16 (7.08%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 16 (7.08%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 14 (6.19%) Software Developer
9 13 (5.75%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 10 (4.42%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
11 9 (3.98%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.54%) Senior Developer
13 6 (2.65%) Development Manager
13 6 (2.65%) Hardware Engineer
13 6 (2.65%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (2.65%) C Software Engineer
13 6 (2.65%) Software Team Leader
14 5 (2.21%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.41%) XML
2 17 (7.52%) .NET
2 17 (7.52%) OpenGL
3 15 (6.64%) Qt
3 15 (6.64%) Direct3D
4 13 (5.75%) HTML
5 9 (3.98%) Middleware
5 9 (3.98%) HTML5
6 8 (3.54%) JSON
7 5 (2.21%) GTK+
7 5 (2.21%) OpenCL
8 4 (1.77%) DirectCompute
8 4 (1.77%) jQuery
8 4 (1.77%) POSIX
9 3 (1.33%) XML Schema
9 3 (1.33%) CGI
9 3 (1.33%) Web Services
9 3 (1.33%) CSS
9 3 (1.33%) WPF
9 3 (1.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 56 (24.78%) Device Driver
2 39 (17.26%) Embedded Systems
3 34 (15.04%) Computer Science
4 31 (13.72%) Algorithms
5 30 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (9.29%) 3D Graphics
7 18 (7.96%) Streaming Video
8 17 (7.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 14 (6.19%) Visualisation
10 13 (5.75%) MPEG
11 12 (5.31%) Smart Meter
11 12 (5.31%) Physics
12 10 (4.42%) Robotics
13 9 (3.98%) Open Source
13 9 (3.98%) DTV
14 7 (3.10%) STB
15 6 (2.65%) EMV
15 6 (2.65%) Data Structures
16 5 (2.21%) Mobile App
16 5 (2.21%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 226 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (15.93%) Windows
3 22 (9.73%) Android
4 11 (4.87%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.65%) UNIX
6 5 (2.21%) Windows CE
7 4 (1.77%) Fedora
8 3 (1.33%) uClinux
9 2 (0.88%) Scientific Linux
9 2 (0.88%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.88%) CentOS
9 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.44%) Debian
10 1 (0.44%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (66.37%) Software Engineering
2 34 (15.04%) UML
3 25 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (6.19%) OO
4 14 (6.19%) Multithreading
5 12 (5.31%) Embedded Software Development
6 11 (4.87%) Unit Testing
7 10 (4.42%) Regression Testing
8 9 (3.98%) Android Development
8 9 (3.98%) Mentoring
9 8 (3.54%) Project Planning
10 6 (2.65%) Scrum
10 6 (2.65%) Change Management
10 6 (2.65%) Software Testing
11 5 (2.21%) Workflow
11 5 (2.21%) Integration Testing
12 4 (1.77%) Image Processing
12 4 (1.77%) Time Management
12 4 (1.77%) Configuration Management
12 4 (1.77%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (73.45%) C
2 149 (65.93%) C++
3 53 (23.45%) Embedded C
4 41 (18.14%) Java
5 40 (17.70%) Embedded C++
6 38 (16.81%) Python
7 30 (13.27%) C#
8 20 (8.85%) Perl
9 14 (6.19%) Shell Script
10 13 (5.75%) SQL
11 12 (5.31%) JavaScript
12 10 (4.42%) Assembly Language
13 8 (3.54%) Bash Shell
14 7 (3.10%) Ruby
15 3 (1.33%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.88%) XPath
16 2 (0.88%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (23.89%) Degree
2 3 (1.33%) PhD
2 3 (1.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) HNC
4 1 (0.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 28 (12.39%) Firmware
2 3 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.44%) KVM
3 1 (0.44%) Xen
3 1 (0.44%) NFS
3 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (2.65%) Wind River
2 4 (1.77%) Red Hat
2 4 (1.77%) VMware
3 3 (1.33%) SAP
3 3 (1.33%) VeriFone
4 2 (0.88%) Broadcom
4 2 (0.88%) Freescale
4 2 (0.88%) Nokia
4 2 (0.88%) Perforce
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.44%) Citrix
5 1 (0.44%) QNX
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