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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 603 631 633
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 15 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.009% 0.015%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.032% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 7
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +15.00%
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
12525 12548 13323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.63% 27.63% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10695 10873 11576
Average salary £49,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
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 24 October 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 - 4 £47,500 -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (70.00%) C
3 20 (66.67%) C++
3 20 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (53.33%) GCC
5 9 (30.00%) GDB
6 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
7 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (23.33%) Degree
8 6 (20.00%) Ruby
8 6 (20.00%) Device Driver
8 6 (20.00%) Perl
8 6 (20.00%) Python
8 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.67%) Change Management
9 5 (16.67%) Electronics
9 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
10 4 (13.33%) VLAN
11 3 (10.00%) DNS
11 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
11 3 (10.00%) IPv4
11 3 (10.00%) IPv6
11 3 (10.00%) DHCP
11 3 (10.00%) 802.11
11 3 (10.00%) Windows
11 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
11 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
12 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
12 2 (6.67%) UNIX

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) VLAN
3 3 (10.00%) 802.11
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 3 (10.00%) IPv4
3 3 (10.00%) IPv6
3 3 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (6.67%) DVB
5 1 (3.33%) RTP
5 1 (3.33%) Q.931
5 1 (3.33%) Wireless
5 1 (3.33%) HTTP
5 1 (3.33%) SNMP
5 1 (3.33%) ADSL
5 1 (3.33%) PBX
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
5 1 (3.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) GCC
2 9 (30.00%) GDB
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 5 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) C Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Flash
1 1 (3.33%) POSIX
1 1 (3.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
1 1 (3.33%) Qt
1 1 (3.33%) GTK+
1 1 (3.33%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (3.33%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (20.00%) Device Driver
4 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.67%) DTV
6 1 (3.33%) MPEG
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (3.33%) STB
6 1 (3.33%) Streaming Media
6 1 (3.33%) Animation
6 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Debian
4 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.33%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 5 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.33%) Memory Management
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.33%) UML
4 1 (3.33%) OO
4 1 (3.33%) OOD
4 1 (3.33%) DRM
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C
2 20 (66.67%) C++
3 6 (20.00%) Python
3 6 (20.00%) Perl
3 6 (20.00%) Ruby
4 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
1 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Broadcom
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Good benefits / Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago