The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 73 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.42% 0.33% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.92% 1.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £32,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Embedded Linux
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
156 284 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 21.91% 30.94% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 142 247 205
Average salary £30,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,238 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Oxford

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (81.25%) C++
3 12 (75.00%) Degree
3 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 10 (62.50%) Robotics
4 10 (62.50%) Physics
4 10 (62.50%) CMake
4 10 (62.50%) Regression Testing
4 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 2 (12.50%) RTP
5 2 (12.50%) HTTP
5 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) STL
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) Android
5 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) Qt
5 2 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (12.50%) JSON

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
1 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
1 2 (12.50%) RTP
1 2 (12.50%) RTSP
1 2 (12.50%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) CMake
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) STL
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) Qt
1 2 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (62.50%) Robotics
2 10 (62.50%) Physics
3 2 (12.50%) Streaming Video
4 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) OOP
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
2 2 (12.50%) C
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD