The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 181 150 157
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +7
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.027% 0.19% 0.036%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.83% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £90,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +125.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
Embedded Linux
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
937 602 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.85% 23.14% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 674 469 509
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Leeds

Embedded Linux
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) GStreamer
2 2 (66.67%) STB
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) MPEG
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) DVB
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (66.67%) DVB
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) MPEG
1 2 (66.67%) STB
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++