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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank - - 94
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
338 276 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.25% 22.77% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 296 216 267
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Trac
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
3 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (50.00%) Atmel

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Trac
3 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Atmel
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago