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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 782 755 734
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -21
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 102 112 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% 0.41% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 90 99 118
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
28867 27401 30695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.98% 27.53% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24163 23538 26536
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +1 38 £40,000 -20.00% 6
East of England -21 27 £60,000 +20.00% 13
East Midlands +1 13 £37,500 -25.00% 1
London -3 12 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Yorkshire -47 5 £45,000 +12.50%
West Midlands -4 4 £42,500 +17.24% 1
South West -45 2 £51,250 +57.69% 8
North West -10 1 £35,000 -2.09% 3
Embedded Linux
UK

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 240 (100.00%) Linux
2 190 (79.17%) C
3 170 (70.83%) Software Engineering
4 164 (68.33%) C++
5 57 (23.75%) Device Driver
5 57 (23.75%) Electronics
6 56 (23.33%) Embedded C++
7 53 (22.08%) Embedded C
8 50 (20.83%) Degree
9 48 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 43 (17.92%) C#
11 42 (17.50%) Java
11 42 (17.50%) XML
11 42 (17.50%) Computer Science
12 41 (17.08%) UML
13 35 (14.58%) Python
14 34 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (13.75%) Windows
16 31 (12.92%) SSL
16 31 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
17 29 (12.08%) Embedded Systems
18 27 (11.25%) Firmware
19 26 (10.83%) Streaming Video
19 26 (10.83%) Multithreading
20 24 (10.00%) EMV
21 23 (9.58%) FTP
21 23 (9.58%) Telecoms
22 21 (8.75%) Wireless
23 20 (8.33%) MPEG
23 20 (8.33%) Perl

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (1.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) MS Project
1 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 48 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 31 (12.92%) SSL
3 23 (9.58%) FTP
4 21 (8.75%) Wireless
5 17 (7.08%) Ethernet
6 15 (6.25%) HTTP
7 12 (5.00%) IGMP
8 10 (4.17%) RTSP
9 9 (3.75%) Broadband
10 7 (2.92%) DHCP
10 7 (2.92%) Internet
10 7 (2.92%) VLAN
10 7 (2.92%) LTE
10 7 (2.92%) 4G
11 6 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.50%) GPRS
12 5 (2.08%) RTP
13 4 (1.67%) 802.11
13 4 (1.67%) DVB
13 4 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (7.08%) Subversion
2 16 (6.67%) GCC
3 12 (5.00%) GDB
4 10 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (4.17%) CMake
5 8 (3.33%) WinDbg
6 5 (2.08%) JIRA
7 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.42%) GNU Toolchain
8 1 (0.42%) MSBuild
General
1 57 (23.75%) Electronics
2 23 (9.58%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.50%) Retail
4 13 (5.42%) Finance
5 7 (2.92%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.67%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.67%) Marketing
7 3 (1.25%) Automotive
8 1 (0.42%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Games
8 1 (0.42%) Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 144 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 82 (34.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 42 (17.50%) Linux Engineer
4 39 (16.25%) C++ Software Engineer
5 38 (15.83%) Developer
6 31 (12.92%) Senior Software Engineer
7 23 (9.58%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 23 (9.58%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 20 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 14 (5.83%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 13 (5.42%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
11 11 (4.58%) C Software Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) Software Developer
13 7 (2.92%) Team Leader
14 6 (2.50%) Hardware Engineer
14 6 (2.50%) Design Engineer
15 5 (2.08%) Senior Developer
15 5 (2.08%) Graduate
15 5 (2.08%) Senior Software Developer
15 5 (2.08%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (17.50%) XML
2 16 (6.67%) OpenGL
2 16 (6.67%) .NET
3 15 (6.25%) Direct3D
4 14 (5.83%) Qt
5 13 (5.42%) HTML
6 9 (3.75%) HTML5
7 8 (3.33%) Flash
7 8 (3.33%) JSON
8 7 (2.92%) Middleware
9 6 (2.50%) POSIX
10 5 (2.08%) GTK+
11 4 (1.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (1.67%) jQuery
11 4 (1.67%) STL
12 3 (1.25%) Web Services
12 3 (1.25%) CSS
12 3 (1.25%) XML Schema
12 3 (1.25%) CGI
12 3 (1.25%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 57 (23.75%) Device Driver
2 42 (17.50%) Computer Science
3 34 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (12.08%) Embedded Systems
5 27 (11.25%) Firmware
6 26 (10.83%) Streaming Video
7 24 (10.00%) EMV
8 20 (8.33%) MPEG
9 18 (7.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 17 (7.08%) 3D Graphics
11 16 (6.67%) EFT
11 16 (6.67%) Cryptography
12 14 (5.83%) Visualisation
13 13 (5.42%) Physics
13 13 (5.42%) DTV
14 10 (4.17%) Open Source
14 10 (4.17%) Robotics
15 9 (3.75%) STB
16 7 (2.92%) Mathematics
17 6 (2.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 240 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (13.75%) Windows
3 14 (5.83%) Android
4 10 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.75%) UNIX
6 5 (2.08%) Windows CE
7 3 (1.25%) uClinux
8 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.42%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 41 (17.08%) UML
3 31 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (10.83%) Multithreading
5 14 (5.83%) Embedded Software Development
6 13 (5.42%) OO
7 11 (4.58%) Unit Testing
8 10 (4.17%) Regression Testing
9 9 (3.75%) Project Planning
10 8 (3.33%) Scrum
10 8 (3.33%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.33%) Coaching
11 7 (2.92%) Android Development
11 7 (2.92%) Integration Testing
11 7 (2.92%) Time Management
12 6 (2.50%) Change Management
13 4 (1.67%) Workflow
13 4 (1.67%) Software Testing
13 4 (1.67%) OOP
13 4 (1.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (79.17%) C
2 164 (68.33%) C++
3 56 (23.33%) Embedded C++
4 53 (22.08%) Embedded C
5 43 (17.92%) C#
6 42 (17.50%) Java
7 35 (14.58%) Python
8 20 (8.33%) Perl
9 13 (5.42%) SQL
10 11 (4.58%) JavaScript
11 8 (3.33%) Assembly Language
12 7 (2.92%) Ruby
13 6 (2.50%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.50%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.42%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.42%) XPath
14 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 50 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.83%) HNC
2 2 (0.83%) HND
2 2 (0.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.42%) KVM
2 1 (0.42%) NFS
2 1 (0.42%) Xen
Vendors
1 16 (6.67%) VeriFone
2 3 (1.25%) SAP
2 3 (1.25%) VMware
3 2 (0.83%) Wind River
3 2 (0.83%) Nokia
3 2 (0.83%) Broadcom
3 2 (0.83%) Freescale
4 1 (0.42%) QNX
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