The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 183 190 197
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 13 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.33% 0.026% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.87% 0.072% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 5
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Embedded Linux
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1491 1380 1650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.47% 36.20% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1219 1408
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Hampshire region.

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Hampshire

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Southampton +6 8 £55,000 +22.22%
Petersfield - 1 £25,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £50,000 -
Embedded Linux
South East

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (97.92%) C++
3 43 (89.58%) C
3 43 (89.58%) Software Engineering
4 34 (70.83%) XML
5 31 (64.58%) SSL
6 30 (62.50%) TCP/IP
7 24 (50.00%) EMV
7 24 (50.00%) C#
8 23 (47.92%) Java
8 23 (47.92%) FTP
9 18 (37.50%) Embedded C++
9 18 (37.50%) Retail
10 16 (33.33%) Cryptography
10 16 (33.33%) EFT
10 16 (33.33%) VeriFone
11 12 (25.00%) Subversion
11 12 (25.00%) Embedded C
12 10 (20.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 8 (16.67%) Python
13 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (14.58%) OO
14 7 (14.58%) Time Management
15 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
16 5 (10.42%) Qt
17 4 (8.33%) Degree
17 4 (8.33%) JSON
17 4 (8.33%) Line Management
18 3 (6.25%) Electronics
18 3 (6.25%) Performance Management

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 31 (64.58%) SSL
2 30 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 23 (47.92%) FTP
4 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Subversion
2 10 (20.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (77.08%) Software Engineer
2 33 (68.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Graduate
7 2 (4.17%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Junior
8 1 (2.08%) Developer
8 1 (2.08%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.08%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Principal Developer
8 1 (2.08%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (70.83%) XML
2 5 (10.42%) Qt
3 4 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (2.08%) STL
4 1 (2.08%) Web Services
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) WPF
4 1 (2.08%) RESTful
4 1 (2.08%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (50.00%) EMV
2 16 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 16 (33.33%) EFT
3 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) VHDL
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (89.58%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.58%) OO
2 7 (14.58%) Time Management
3 4 (8.33%) Line Management
4 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.17%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.08%) UML
6 1 (2.08%) OOP
6 1 (2.08%) SOA
6 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.08%) Web Development
6 1 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) C++
2 43 (89.58%) C
3 24 (50.00%) C#
4 23 (47.92%) Java
5 18 (37.50%) Embedded C++
6 12 (25.00%) Embedded C
7 8 (16.67%) Python
8 1 (2.08%) PowerHouse
8 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) VeriFone
2 2 (4.17%) Nokia
3 1 (2.08%) QNX