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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 420 442 413
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 22 31 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.49% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 51
Median salary £37,500 £34,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% -7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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
5437 6265 6498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.75% 29.49% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4747 5286 5484
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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 1 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +24 6 £35,000 +1.44%
West Sussex +9 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Kent +15 3 £37,500 +4.16%
Berkshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire +2 2 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Middlesex +8 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Oxfordshire -15 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 43 (86.00%) C++
4 40 (80.00%) C
5 23 (46.00%) Degree
6 17 (34.00%) Scrum
6 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (32.00%) Electronics
8 14 (28.00%) Embedded C
8 14 (28.00%) Embedded C++
8 14 (28.00%) VxWorks
8 14 (28.00%) Java
9 13 (26.00%) Unit Testing
10 9 (18.00%) Manufacturing
10 9 (18.00%) Embedded Software Development
11 8 (16.00%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (16.00%) Multithreading
11 8 (16.00%) Device Driver
12 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
13 6 (12.00%) Windows
13 6 (12.00%) Python
13 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
14 5 (10.00%) Qt
14 5 (10.00%) C#
14 5 (10.00%) OO
15 4 (8.00%) VHDL
15 4 (8.00%) Assembly Language
15 4 (8.00%) Android
15 4 (8.00%) Physics

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Subversion
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 16 (32.00%) Electronics
2 9 (18.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (76.00%) Software Engineer
2 29 (58.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 26 (52.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Electronics Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Qt
2 3 (6.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (4.00%) DirectX
3 2 (4.00%) GTK+
3 2 (4.00%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (4.00%) Wayland
3 2 (4.00%) WinForms
4 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.00%) HTML5
4 1 (2.00%) JSON
4 1 (2.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.00%) OpenCL
4 1 (2.00%) OpenCV
4 1 (2.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.00%) REST
4 1 (2.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Device Driver
1 8 (16.00%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Physics
3 4 (8.00%) VHDL
4 3 (6.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.00%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (28.00%) VxWorks
3 6 (12.00%) Windows
4 4 (8.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) CentOS
5 1 (2.00%) Fedora
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Tizen
5 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) Scrum
3 13 (26.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (18.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 8 (16.00%) Multithreading
6 5 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.00%) OOD
7 3 (6.00%) OOP
7 3 (6.00%) Schematic Capture
7 3 (6.00%) Signal Processing
7 3 (6.00%) UML
8 2 (4.00%) Android Development
8 2 (4.00%) Cross-Platform Development
8 2 (4.00%) DevOps
8 2 (4.00%) Low Latency
8 2 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) C++
2 40 (80.00%) C
3 14 (28.00%) Embedded C
3 14 (28.00%) Embedded C++
3 14 (28.00%) Java
4 6 (12.00%) Python
5 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.00%) C#
6 4 (8.00%) Assembly Language
7 2 (4.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) EMC
1 3 (6.00%) Xilinx
2 2 (4.00%) Atmel
3 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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