The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 80 96 109
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.76% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.74% 1.04% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
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 Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
219 383 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.86% 34.79% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 186 327 338
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Embedded Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Kent

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Kent region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover - 6 - -
Embedded Linux
South East

Embedded Linux
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 16 (100.00%) C++
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 15 (93.75%) C
3 13 (81.25%) Embedded C
3 13 (81.25%) Firmware
4 12 (75.00%) Configuration Management
4 12 (75.00%) UML
4 12 (75.00%) OO
4 12 (75.00%) OOD
4 12 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 12 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
4 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 12 (75.00%) Qt
4 12 (75.00%) Signal Processing
4 12 (75.00%) Subversion
4 12 (75.00%) Validation
4 12 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (75.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (75.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Embedded Engineer
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineer
2 14 (87.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Algorithms
1 12 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 12 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 12 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 12 (75.00%) OO
2 12 (75.00%) OOD
2 12 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 12 (75.00%) Signal Processing
2 12 (75.00%) UML
2 12 (75.00%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (93.75%) C
3 13 (81.25%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Firmware