The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 601 629 605
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 11 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.015% 0.042%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.088% 0.055% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 20
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Embedded Linux
England

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

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12539 12670 13675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.31% 27.91% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10759 10697 11929
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in London

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
City of London - 1 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £47,500 -
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) C++
3 15 (65.22%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (60.87%) C
5 11 (47.83%) GCC
6 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
6 8 (34.78%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 6 (26.09%) Electronics
8 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
8 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
8 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
9 4 (17.39%) HTTP
9 4 (17.39%) Firmware
9 4 (17.39%) GDB
9 4 (17.39%) Device Driver
10 3 (13.04%) FTP
10 3 (13.04%) VPN
10 3 (13.04%) SSL
10 3 (13.04%) .NET
10 3 (13.04%) Web Services
10 3 (13.04%) XML
10 3 (13.04%) 802.15
10 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
10 3 (13.04%) JSON
10 3 (13.04%) WCF
10 3 (13.04%) .NET Compact Framework
10 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
10 3 (13.04%) Subversion
10 3 (13.04%) ZigBee

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) HTTP
3 3 (13.04%) VPN
3 3 (13.04%) SSL
3 3 (13.04%) 802.15
3 3 (13.04%) ZigBee
3 3 (13.04%) OpenVPN
3 3 (13.04%) FTP
4 2 (8.70%) DVB
5 1 (4.35%) RTP
5 1 (4.35%) Q.931
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
5 1 (4.35%) VLAN
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) SNMP
5 1 (4.35%) ADSL
5 1 (4.35%) PBX
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) GCC
2 4 (17.39%) GDB
3 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 6 (26.09%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
1 3 (13.04%) XML
1 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
1 3 (13.04%) JSON
1 3 (13.04%) WCF
1 3 (13.04%) .NET Compact Framework
2 1 (4.35%) Qt
2 1 (4.35%) GTK+
2 1 (4.35%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (4.35%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (4.35%) Flash
2 1 (4.35%) POSIX
2 1 (4.35%) OpenGL
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
3 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
4 4 (17.39%) Device Driver
5 2 (8.70%) DTV
5 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.70%) Physics
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.35%) MPEG
6 1 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (4.35%) STB
6 1 (4.35%) Streaming Media
6 1 (4.35%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Windows CE
4 1 (4.35%) Debian
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.35%) uClinux
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) UML
3 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.35%) Memory Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) OOD
4 1 (4.35%) DRM
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C++
2 14 (60.87%) C
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
4 2 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Assembla
2 1 (4.35%) Broadcom