The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 142 141 152
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 4 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.19% 0.043% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.56% 0.14% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Average salary £46,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Linux
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
709 701 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.92% 30.11% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 573 583 681
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Embedded Linux
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Firmware

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (83.33%) VoIP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded C Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware