The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Linux
England / North West
Rank 208 214 253
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +39
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 35 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.30% 0.043%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.88% 1.23% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 3
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-14.77% -7.36%

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1214 1378 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.47% 24.43% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1142 1526
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in the North West

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 27 £37,500 - 7
Cheshire +7 8 £37,500 +7.14%
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (97.50%) C
3 38 (95.00%) C++
4 33 (82.50%) Software Engineering
5 28 (70.00%) Degree
6 27 (67.50%) Embedded C
7 26 (65.00%) PHP
7 26 (65.00%) HTML
8 19 (47.50%) Validation
9 18 (45.00%) Device Driver
10 17 (42.50%) Embedded C++
11 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
11 15 (37.50%) Visual Studio
11 15 (37.50%) Algorithms
12 14 (35.00%) Electronics
12 14 (35.00%) MySQL
13 13 (32.50%) Firmware
14 12 (30.00%) VB
14 12 (30.00%) .NET
14 12 (30.00%) SOAP
14 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
14 12 (30.00%) Feasibility Study
14 12 (30.00%) Device Driver Development
15 11 (27.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
16 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
17 9 (22.50%) Android
17 9 (22.50%) Finance
18 8 (20.00%) HNC
18 8 (20.00%) HND
18 8 (20.00%) Computer Science

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.00%) Bluetooth
2 6 (15.00%) DVB
2 6 (15.00%) GPRS
2 6 (15.00%) GSM
2 6 (15.00%) NFC
2 6 (15.00%) UMTS
2 6 (15.00%) VoIP
2 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (15.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (10.00%) Subversion
4 3 (7.50%) JIRA
General
1 14 (35.00%) Electronics
2 9 (22.50%) Finance
3 6 (15.00%) Automotive
3 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (15.00%) Multimedia
4 3 (7.50%) Aerospace
4 3 (7.50%) Avionics
5 1 (2.50%) Games
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 15 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 14 (35.00%) Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Embedded Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 11 (27.50%) Linux Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) C Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C++ Developer
7 4 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) C/C++ Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Embedded C Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Real Time Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) HTML
2 12 (30.00%) .NET
2 12 (30.00%) SOAP
3 6 (15.00%) BREW
3 6 (15.00%) Flash
3 6 (15.00%) J2ME
3 6 (15.00%) Middleware
3 6 (15.00%) OpenAL
3 6 (15.00%) OpenCL
3 6 (15.00%) OpenGL
3 6 (15.00%) Qt
3 6 (15.00%) Series 60
3 6 (15.00%) SVG
3 6 (15.00%) UIQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Device Driver
2 15 (37.50%) Algorithms
3 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (15.00%) iPhone
4 6 (15.00%) MPEG
4 6 (15.00%) Smartphone
5 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Android
3 6 (15.00%) Nucleus RTOS
3 6 (15.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) Software Engineering
2 19 (47.50%) Validation
3 12 (30.00%) Device Driver Development
3 12 (30.00%) Feasibility Study
4 11 (27.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.00%) DRM
6 6 (15.00%) Mobile Commerce
6 6 (15.00%) Speech Recognition
7 4 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
8 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) C
2 38 (95.00%) C++
3 27 (67.50%) Embedded C
4 26 (65.00%) PHP
5 17 (42.50%) Embedded C++
6 12 (30.00%) VB
7 6 (15.00%) Java
8 3 (7.50%) ANSI C
8 3 (7.50%) C#
8 3 (7.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (70.00%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) HNC
2 8 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) DO-178B
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Intel
1 6 (15.00%) Symbian
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