The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank - 148 155
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.64% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £37,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.77%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
Embedded Linux
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
964 782 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.81% 25.66% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 585 497 585
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Scotland

Embedded Linux
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) CGI
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl