The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 637 572 621
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +49
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 14 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.065% 0.025%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.24% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 10
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +23.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13235 12273 13981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.50% 27.65% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11403 10410 12253
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in London

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in London

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in London

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in London

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (92.00%) C
3 14 (56.00%) C++
4 13 (52.00%) Computer Science
5 11 (44.00%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (36.00%) GCC
6 9 (36.00%) GDB
7 8 (32.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (32.00%) Degree
7 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (24.00%) Device Driver
8 6 (24.00%) Python
8 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
9 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
9 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
9 5 (20.00%) UNIX
9 5 (20.00%) Perl
9 5 (20.00%) Change Management
9 5 (20.00%) Electronics
9 5 (20.00%) Ruby
10 3 (12.00%) VLAN
10 3 (12.00%) UML
10 3 (12.00%) DHCP
10 3 (12.00%) DNS
10 3 (12.00%) IPv4
10 3 (12.00%) IPv6
10 3 (12.00%) 802.11
10 3 (12.00%) DTV
10 3 (12.00%) Mathematics

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (32.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) VLAN
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) IPv4
2 3 (12.00%) IPv6
2 3 (12.00%) 802.11
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) GCC
1 9 (36.00%) GDB
General
1 5 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) STL
1 1 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (44.00%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (24.00%) Device Driver
4 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
5 3 (12.00%) DTV
5 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (12.00%) Physics
6 1 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (32.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
4 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) UML
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) OOP
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (4.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C
2 14 (56.00%) C++
3 6 (24.00%) Python
4 5 (20.00%) Perl
4 5 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PhD