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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 824 798 689
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -109
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 59 98 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.088% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.33% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 54 86 145
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
27995 29989 28685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.13% 26.81% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23608 25188 24339
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 April 2015.

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 April 2015. 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 +18 18 £45,000 -5.26% 10
South East -16 18 £33,750 -15.62% 15
London +30 10 £50,000 -6.97% 1
South West -19 8 £41,250 +17.85% 8
Yorkshire -5 2 £28,500 -32.94% 1
West Midlands -29 1 £36,500 +1.38% 3
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 8
North West - 1 £40,000 - 3
Embedded Linux
UK

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 151 (100.00%) Linux
2 118 (78.15%) C
3 98 (64.90%) C++
4 86 (56.95%) Software Engineering
5 44 (29.14%) Device Driver
5 44 (29.14%) Degree
6 41 (27.15%) Java
7 35 (23.18%) Embedded C
8 34 (22.52%) Electronics
8 34 (22.52%) Android
9 31 (20.53%) Windows
10 29 (19.21%) C#
11 27 (17.88%) Python
12 25 (16.56%) Embedded C++
13 24 (15.89%) Embedded Systems
14 23 (15.23%) Wireless
15 22 (14.57%) Perl
16 20 (13.25%) TCP/IP
17 17 (11.26%) Algorithms
17 17 (11.26%) Firmware
18 16 (10.60%) Subversion
19 15 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (9.27%) Apple iOS
20 14 (9.27%) Mathematics
21 13 (8.61%) Computer Science
21 13 (8.61%) DTV
21 13 (8.61%) Visual Studio
21 13 (8.61%) UML
22 12 (7.95%) .NET
22 12 (7.95%) Ethernet

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (0.66%) Apache
1 1 (0.66%) SAS
1 1 (0.66%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (2.65%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.23%) Wireless
2 20 (13.25%) TCP/IP
3 12 (7.95%) Ethernet
4 11 (7.28%) ZigBee
5 8 (5.30%) 802.15
6 6 (3.97%) HTTP
6 6 (3.97%) Internet
7 5 (3.31%) VPN
7 5 (3.31%) FTP
8 4 (2.65%) VoIP
8 4 (2.65%) Bluetooth
8 4 (2.65%) SSL
8 4 (2.65%) Firewall
8 4 (2.65%) OpenVPN
9 2 (1.32%) NFC
9 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.32%) DVB
9 2 (1.32%) RTP
9 2 (1.32%) Broadband
9 2 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.31%) SQLite
2 4 (2.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.99%) MySQL
4 1 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (10.60%) Subversion
2 13 (8.61%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.96%) Eclipse
4 7 (4.64%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.31%) Trac
6 4 (2.65%) GCC
7 3 (1.99%) JIRA
8 2 (1.32%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.66%) GDB
9 1 (0.66%) Redmine
9 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.66%) MSTest
9 1 (0.66%) VectorCAST
General
1 34 (22.52%) Electronics
2 10 (6.62%) Automotive
3 4 (2.65%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.65%) Finance
4 2 (1.32%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) German Language
5 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.66%) Military
5 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 73 (48.34%) Software Engineer
2 51 (33.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 44 (29.14%) Developer
4 24 (15.89%) Software Developer
5 19 (12.58%) Linux Engineer
6 15 (9.93%) Embedded Software Developer
6 15 (9.93%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 15 (9.93%) Linux Developer
7 9 (5.96%) Software Team Leader
7 9 (5.96%) Team Leader
7 9 (5.96%) Development Team Leader
7 9 (5.96%) Test Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) Development Manager
8 8 (5.30%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (5.30%) Junior
8 8 (5.30%) Junior Developer
8 8 (5.30%) Embedded C Engineer
8 8 (5.30%) C Software Engineer
9 7 (4.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.95%) .NET
2 10 (6.62%) Web Services
2 10 (6.62%) Middleware
3 8 (5.30%) XML
4 7 (4.64%) .NET Framework
4 7 (4.64%) WCF
5 6 (3.97%) JSON
5 6 (3.97%) HTML
6 5 (3.31%) .NET Compact Framework
7 4 (2.65%) HTML5
8 3 (1.99%) GStreamer
8 3 (1.99%) WebGL
8 3 (1.99%) CSS3
8 3 (1.99%) CSS
8 3 (1.99%) Flash
8 3 (1.99%) WPF
8 3 (1.99%) Qt
9 2 (1.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (1.32%) POSIX
9 2 (1.32%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (29.14%) Device Driver
2 24 (15.89%) Embedded Systems
3 17 (11.26%) Algorithms
4 14 (9.27%) Mathematics
5 13 (8.61%) Computer Science
5 13 (8.61%) DTV
6 11 (7.28%) Smart Meter
6 11 (7.28%) Physics
6 11 (7.28%) STB
6 11 (7.28%) Raspberry Pi
7 9 (5.96%) Open Source
7 9 (5.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 7 (4.64%) VHDL
9 6 (3.97%) Streaming Video
9 6 (3.97%) Data Structures
10 5 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (2.65%) IPTV
12 3 (1.99%) Statistics
12 3 (1.99%) Streaming Media
13 2 (1.32%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 151 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (22.52%) Android
3 31 (20.53%) Windows
4 14 (9.27%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.97%) Windows CE
6 3 (1.99%) UNIX
6 3 (1.99%) VxWorks
6 3 (1.99%) OpenWrt
7 2 (1.32%) Fedora
7 2 (1.32%) Tizen
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.66%) Scientific Linux
8 1 (0.66%) Debian
8 1 (0.66%) CentOS
8 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (56.95%) Software Engineering
2 15 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (8.61%) UML
4 12 (7.95%) Time Management
5 10 (6.62%) Multithreading
5 10 (6.62%) Configuration Management
6 8 (5.30%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (3.97%) Validation
8 5 (3.31%) Scrum
9 4 (2.65%) Android Development
10 3 (1.99%) Cyber Security
10 3 (1.99%) Signal Processing
10 3 (1.99%) Automated Testing
10 3 (1.99%) OO
10 3 (1.99%) Software Testing
11 2 (1.32%) OOP
11 2 (1.32%) Image Processing
11 2 (1.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (1.32%) Machine Learning
11 2 (1.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 118 (78.15%) C
2 98 (64.90%) C++
3 41 (27.15%) Java
4 35 (23.18%) Embedded C
5 29 (19.21%) C#
6 27 (17.88%) Python
7 25 (16.56%) Embedded C++
8 22 (14.57%) Perl
9 12 (7.95%) Objective-C
10 11 (7.28%) SQL
11 10 (6.62%) Bash Shell
12 7 (4.64%) JavaScript
13 4 (2.65%) PHP
13 4 (2.65%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.65%) Assembly Language
14 2 (1.32%) Tcl
14 2 (1.32%) Ruby
15 1 (0.66%) AWK
15 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (29.14%) Degree
2 6 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.99%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.32%) PhD
5 1 (0.66%) ISEB
5 1 (0.66%) MBA
5 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) JTAG
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.26%) Firmware
2 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.32%) iptables
3 1 (0.66%) Xen
3 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.66%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 4 (2.65%) Assembla
2 3 (1.99%) VMware
2 3 (1.99%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.32%) EMC
3 2 (1.32%) Intel
3 2 (1.32%) Citrix
3 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.32%) Wind River
3 2 (1.32%) Atmel
3 2 (1.32%) Freescale
4 1 (0.66%) QNX
4 1 (0.66%) Perforce
4 1 (0.66%) Sun
4 1 (0.66%) Progress
4 1 (0.66%) IBM
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