The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 423 408 398
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 18 49 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.084% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.29% 0.78% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 43
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Embedded Linux
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6212 6293 6457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.96% 26.87% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5220 5259 5456
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in the South East

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in the South East

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
East Sussex -14 11 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Buckinghamshire +5 2 - -
Hampshire -24 2 £45,000 +28.57% 4
West Sussex +6 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 £36,250 - 2
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (81.25%) C
3 38 (79.17%) C++
4 29 (60.42%) Software Engineering
5 14 (29.17%) Device Driver
6 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (25.00%) Electronics
7 12 (25.00%) Embedded C++
8 11 (22.92%) Raspberry Pi
9 9 (18.75%) Embedded C
9 9 (18.75%) Java
10 8 (16.67%) UML
10 8 (16.67%) Python
10 8 (16.67%) Subversion
10 8 (16.67%) Degree
11 7 (14.58%) Windows
11 7 (14.58%) Algorithms
12 6 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
12 6 (12.50%) Validation
13 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
13 5 (10.42%) Streaming Video
13 5 (10.42%) Scrum
13 5 (10.42%) Firmware
13 5 (10.42%) HTML
13 5 (10.42%) C#
13 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (8.33%) Trac
14 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
14 4 (8.33%) Perl

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) SAS
1 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
1 3 (6.25%) Wireless
2 2 (4.17%) RTP
3 1 (2.08%) X.25
3 1 (2.08%) DVB
3 1 (2.08%) Frame Relay
3 1 (2.08%) NFC
3 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Subversion
2 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.33%) Trac
4 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) MSTest
5 1 (2.08%) GCC
5 1 (2.08%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.08%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) VectorCAST
General
1 12 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 23 (47.92%) Developer
3 14 (29.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) Linux Developer
4 8 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Junior
5 6 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Programmer
7 4 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) HTML
2 4 (8.33%) HTML5
3 3 (6.25%) WebGL
3 3 (6.25%) CSS3
3 3 (6.25%) .NET
3 3 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (4.17%) Web Services
4 2 (4.17%) .NET Remoting
4 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.17%) WCF
4 2 (4.17%) WPF
4 2 (4.17%) Qt
4 2 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (4.17%) QML
4 2 (4.17%) OpenCL
4 2 (4.17%) REST
4 2 (4.17%) GStreamer
5 1 (2.08%) DirectCompute
5 1 (2.08%) DirectX
5 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Device Driver
2 11 (22.92%) Raspberry Pi
3 7 (14.58%) Algorithms
4 6 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (10.42%) Streaming Video
6 4 (8.33%) IPTV
6 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.25%) Streaming Media
8 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
8 2 (4.17%) Physics
8 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
8 2 (4.17%) SystemC
9 1 (2.08%) CUDA
9 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
9 1 (2.08%) EPoS
9 1 (2.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Fedora
3 2 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) CentOS
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Scientific Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Tizen
4 1 (2.08%) UNIX
4 1 (2.08%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Software Engineering
2 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) UML
4 6 (12.50%) Validation
5 5 (10.42%) Scrum
5 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
6 3 (6.25%) OO
7 2 (4.17%) OOP
7 2 (4.17%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Machine Learning
8 1 (2.08%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.08%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.08%) Web Development
8 1 (2.08%) Load Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.08%) Image Processing
8 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) C
2 38 (79.17%) C++
3 12 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 9 (18.75%) Java
4 9 (18.75%) Embedded C
5 8 (16.67%) Python
6 5 (10.42%) C#
7 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.33%) Perl
7 4 (8.33%) PHP
7 4 (8.33%) SQL
7 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.17%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Firmware
2 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Xen
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) iptables
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) VMware
2 2 (4.17%) Citrix
2 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.17%) Atmel
3 1 (2.08%) Freescale
3 1 (2.08%) QNX
3 1 (2.08%) Perforce
3 1 (2.08%) Wind River
3 1 (2.08%) Progress
3 1 (2.08%) IBM
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
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