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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Linux
England / North West
Rank 235 223 252
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +29
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 14 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.29% 0.044%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.09% 1.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 3
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -

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
1285 1426 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.92% 25.52% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1162 1609
Median salary £35,000 £36,018 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.82% +2.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 22 January 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 - 10 - - 2
Cheshire +3 4 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (95.24%) C
3 19 (90.48%) C++
4 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
5 12 (57.14%) Degree
6 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
6 11 (52.38%) Embedded C
7 10 (47.62%) HTML
7 10 (47.62%) PHP
8 9 (42.86%) Validation
8 9 (42.86%) Device Driver
9 7 (33.33%) Embedded C++
9 7 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
10 6 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
10 6 (28.57%) SOAP
10 6 (28.57%) HNC
10 6 (28.57%) HND
11 5 (23.81%) Finance
11 5 (23.81%) Android
12 4 (19.05%) Rational DOORS
12 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
12 4 (19.05%) Algorithms
12 4 (19.05%) Feasibility Study
12 4 (19.05%) Subversion
12 4 (19.05%) Electronics
12 4 (19.05%) Firmware
12 4 (19.05%) VB

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 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) NFC
2 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (9.52%) Bluetooth
3 2 (9.52%) DVB
3 2 (9.52%) GPRS
3 2 (9.52%) GSM
3 2 (9.52%) UMTS
3 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) WLAN
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Electronics
3 3 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 3 (14.29%) Avionics
4 2 (9.52%) Automotive
4 2 (9.52%) Multimedia
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Games
5 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Software Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Linux Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) C Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Real Time Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
7 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (9.52%) BREW
3 2 (9.52%) Flash
3 2 (9.52%) J2ME
3 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 2 (9.52%) OpenAL
3 2 (9.52%) OpenCL
3 2 (9.52%) OpenGL
3 2 (9.52%) Qt
3 2 (9.52%) Series 60
3 2 (9.52%) SVG
3 2 (9.52%) UIQ
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Device Driver
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) Algorithms
4 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.52%) iPhone
5 2 (9.52%) MPEG
5 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
6 1 (4.76%) APACS
6 1 (4.76%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (4.76%) Chip Card
6 1 (4.76%) Contactless
6 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
6 1 (4.76%) Cybercrime
6 1 (4.76%) EFTPOS
6 1 (4.76%) EMV
6 1 (4.76%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) Validation
3 7 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
4 6 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (19.05%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) DRM
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) Speech Recognition
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C
2 19 (90.48%) C++
3 11 (52.38%) Embedded C
4 10 (47.62%) PHP
5 7 (33.33%) Embedded C++
6 4 (19.05%) VB
7 3 (14.29%) ANSI C
8 2 (9.52%) Java
9 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) HNC
2 6 (28.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) DO-178B
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 8583
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Intel
1 2 (9.52%) Symbian
2 1 (4.76%) Hypercom
2 1 (4.76%) Ingenico
2 1 (4.76%) VeriFone
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