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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 136 140 124
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 12 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.50% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.86% 0.60% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 6
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -19.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
645 672 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.80% 28.94% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 527 545 458
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,500 £59,600
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 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
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Watford - 8 £50,000 -
Embedded Linux
East of England

Embedded Linux
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (100.00%) C
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Software Engineering
3 12 (63.16%) C++
4 11 (57.89%) Java
4 11 (57.89%) C#
4 11 (57.89%) OO
4 11 (57.89%) Python
4 11 (57.89%) Embedded C++
4 11 (57.89%) Intel
4 11 (57.89%) Software Testing
4 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
4 11 (57.89%) Embedded Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) VoIP
5 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 8 (42.11%) Embedded C
6 7 (36.84%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.26%) SDLC

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (42.11%) VoIP
1 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
2 7 (36.84%) Internet
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Software Engineer
1 16 (84.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) VoIP Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Embedded C Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Software Testing
2 11 (57.89%) Embedded Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C
2 12 (63.16%) C++
3 11 (57.89%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) Python
3 11 (57.89%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) Embedded C++
4 8 (42.11%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Intel
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago