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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 767 729 735
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +6
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 107 120 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.100% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.37% 0.44% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 94 102 126
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,500
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%
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
28882 27362 30831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.94% 27.53% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24189 23439 26648
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 28 August 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 August 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 -9 42 £40,000 -18.36% 9
East of England -25 26 £50,000 - 15
East Midlands -6 13 £37,500 -28.57%
London -4 12 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Yorkshire -30 7 £45,000 +5.88%
West Midlands 0 5 £40,000 +10.34% 1
South West -46 2 £51,250 +57.69% 5
North West -26 1 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Embedded Linux
UK

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 237 (100.00%) Linux
2 189 (79.75%) C
3 172 (72.57%) Software Engineering
4 165 (69.62%) C++
5 59 (24.89%) Electronics
6 58 (24.47%) Device Driver
7 56 (23.63%) Embedded C++
8 51 (21.52%) Embedded C
8 51 (21.52%) Degree
9 50 (21.10%) TCP/IP
10 43 (18.14%) Computer Science
11 42 (17.72%) XML
12 41 (17.30%) UML
12 41 (17.30%) C#
12 41 (17.30%) Java
13 31 (13.08%) Windows
13 31 (13.08%) Python
13 31 (13.08%) SSL
14 29 (12.24%) Multithreading
15 26 (10.97%) Streaming Video
16 24 (10.13%) Firmware
16 24 (10.13%) EMV
16 24 (10.13%) MPEG
16 24 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (10.13%) Embedded Systems
17 23 (9.70%) FTP
17 23 (9.70%) Telecoms
18 20 (8.44%) Perl
19 19 (8.02%) Wireless
20 18 (7.59%) Retail

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) MS Project
1 2 (0.84%) MS Office
2 1 (0.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 50 (21.10%) TCP/IP
2 31 (13.08%) SSL
3 23 (9.70%) FTP
4 19 (8.02%) Wireless
5 17 (7.17%) Ethernet
6 16 (6.75%) HTTP
7 13 (5.49%) IGMP
8 11 (4.64%) RTSP
9 9 (3.80%) Broadband
10 7 (2.95%) LTE
10 7 (2.95%) 4G
10 7 (2.95%) VLAN
10 7 (2.95%) DHCP
10 7 (2.95%) DVB
11 6 (2.53%) Internet
11 6 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.53%) GPRS
12 5 (2.11%) RTP
13 4 (1.69%) 802.11
13 4 (1.69%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (7.17%) Subversion
2 13 (5.49%) GCC
3 11 (4.64%) GDB
4 10 (4.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (4.22%) CMake
5 8 (3.38%) WinDbg
6 7 (2.95%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.53%) JIRA
8 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.42%) GNU Toolchain
9 1 (0.42%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
General
1 59 (24.89%) Electronics
2 23 (9.70%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.59%) Retail
4 11 (4.64%) Finance
5 7 (2.95%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.11%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.69%) Marketing
8 3 (1.27%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Law
9 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 149 (62.87%) Software Engineer
2 84 (35.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 40 (16.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 39 (16.46%) Developer
5 38 (16.03%) Linux Engineer
6 31 (13.08%) Senior Software Engineer
7 24 (10.13%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 21 (8.86%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 20 (8.44%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 13 (5.49%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 12 (5.06%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
12 11 (4.64%) C Software Engineer
13 9 (3.80%) Software Developer
14 6 (2.53%) Senior Developer
14 6 (2.53%) Team Leader
14 6 (2.53%) Hardware Engineer
15 5 (2.11%) Front-End Developer
15 5 (2.11%) C Developer
15 5 (2.11%) Senior Software Developer
15 5 (2.11%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (17.72%) XML
2 15 (6.33%) HTML
2 15 (6.33%) .NET
3 14 (5.91%) OpenGL
3 14 (5.91%) Direct3D
4 11 (4.64%) Qt
5 9 (3.80%) HTML5
5 9 (3.80%) Flash
5 9 (3.80%) Middleware
6 7 (2.95%) JSON
6 7 (2.95%) POSIX
7 5 (2.11%) CSS
8 4 (1.69%) jQuery
8 4 (1.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (1.27%) GTK+
9 3 (1.27%) FreeSWITCH
9 3 (1.27%) GStreamer
9 3 (1.27%) WebRTC
9 3 (1.27%) CSS3
9 3 (1.27%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 58 (24.47%) Device Driver
2 43 (18.14%) Computer Science
3 26 (10.97%) Streaming Video
4 24 (10.13%) Firmware
4 24 (10.13%) EMV
4 24 (10.13%) MPEG
4 24 (10.13%) Embedded Systems
5 17 (7.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 16 (6.75%) EFT
6 16 (6.75%) Cryptography
7 15 (6.33%) 3D Graphics
8 13 (5.49%) Visualisation
8 13 (5.49%) Open Source
8 13 (5.49%) Physics
8 13 (5.49%) DTV
9 12 (5.06%) STB
10 10 (4.22%) Robotics
11 7 (2.95%) Mathematics
12 6 (2.53%) Smart Meter
13 5 (2.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 237 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (13.08%) Windows
3 15 (6.33%) Android
4 10 (4.22%) UNIX
5 9 (3.80%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.11%) Windows CE
7 3 (1.27%) uClinux
8 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.42%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (72.57%) Software Engineering
2 41 (17.30%) UML
3 29 (12.24%) Multithreading
4 24 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (6.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 15 (6.33%) OO
6 11 (4.64%) Unit Testing
7 10 (4.22%) Regression Testing
8 9 (3.80%) Project Planning
8 9 (3.80%) Scrum
9 7 (2.95%) Integration Testing
9 7 (2.95%) Time Management
9 7 (2.95%) Software Testing
9 7 (2.95%) Android Development
10 6 (2.53%) Change Management
10 6 (2.53%) OOP
11 5 (2.11%) Configuration Management
12 4 (1.69%) Workflow
12 4 (1.69%) TDD
12 4 (1.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 189 (79.75%) C
2 165 (69.62%) C++
3 56 (23.63%) Embedded C++
4 51 (21.52%) Embedded C
5 41 (17.30%) C#
5 41 (17.30%) Java
6 31 (13.08%) Python
7 20 (8.44%) Perl
8 13 (5.49%) SQL
9 11 (4.64%) JavaScript
10 8 (3.38%) Assembly Language
11 7 (2.95%) Ruby
12 6 (2.53%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.11%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.42%) XPath
14 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.42%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 51 (21.52%) Degree
2 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.84%) HNC
3 2 (0.84%) HND
3 2 (0.84%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.49%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.42%) Xen
2 1 (0.42%) NFS
2 1 (0.42%) KVM
Vendors
1 16 (6.75%) VeriFone
2 3 (1.27%) SAP
3 2 (0.84%) VMware
3 2 (0.84%) Nokia
3 2 (0.84%) Broadcom
3 2 (0.84%) Freescale
3 2 (0.84%) Wind River
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.42%) QNX
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