The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 193 198 191
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.027% 0.026% 0.025%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £43,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.85%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Embedded Linux
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
780 874 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.83% 22.51% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 707 704 729
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Embedded Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Manchester

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) Electronics
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
3 8 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (80.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) APACS
5 1 (10.00%) ISO 8583
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) EMV
5 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (10.00%) EFTPOS
5 1 (10.00%) Firmware
5 1 (10.00%) Smartcard
5 1 (10.00%) Chip Card
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) Cryptography

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) NFC
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (90.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (90.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 8 (80.00%) Audio Engineer
3 8 (80.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 8 (80.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 8 (80.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) APACS
2 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (10.00%) Chip Card
2 1 (10.00%) Contactless
2 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (10.00%) EFTPOS
2 1 (10.00%) EMV
2 1 (10.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 8583
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Ingenico
1 1 (10.00%) VeriFone