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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 89 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.21% - 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.55% - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
366 293 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.45% 23.82% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 314 230 250
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £42,500 - 3
Embedded Linux
South East

Embedded Linux
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 4 (66.67%) Trac
4 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (50.00%) Firmware
5 2 (33.33%) Atmel
5 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Middleware
6 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) OOD
6 1 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) Windows

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Trac
3 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Atmel
Tunbridge Wells
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago