The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 105 119 101
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 14 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.87% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.74% 0.47% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 2
Average salary £32,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
374 426 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 23.24% 24.05% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 327 370 290
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Embedded Linux
South East

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Oxford +18 13 £32,750 -6.42%
Banbury - 2 £60,000 -
Embedded Linux
South East

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (81.82%) C++
3 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
4 13 (59.09%) Degree
5 10 (45.45%) Robotics
5 10 (45.45%) Physics
5 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
5 10 (45.45%) CMake
5 10 (45.45%) Regression Testing
6 5 (22.73%) OOP
6 5 (22.73%) STL
6 5 (22.73%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) Python
6 5 (22.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (22.73%) Machine Learning
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) C
8 3 (13.64%) Streaming Video
8 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
8 3 (13.64%) Internet
8 3 (13.64%) HTTP
8 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.64%) VPN
8 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
8 3 (13.64%) Network Security
8 3 (13.64%) Android
8 3 (13.64%) Qt
8 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
9 2 (9.09%) Android Development

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
1 3 (13.64%) Network Security
2 2 (9.09%) RTP
2 2 (9.09%) RTSP
2 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.55%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) CMake
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (4.55%) Electronics
1 1 (4.55%) Law
1 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C++ Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) STL
1 5 (22.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (13.64%) Qt
3 2 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 10 (45.45%) Robotics
2 10 (45.45%) Physics
3 3 (13.64%) Streaming Video
4 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Android
2 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Regression Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Machine Learning
3 5 (22.73%) OOP
3 5 (22.73%) OO
4 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.09%) Android Development
5 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.55%) UML
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.55%) OOD
6 1 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C++
2 5 (22.73%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) C
4 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) PhD
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago