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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 401 414 411
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 42 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.65% 0.40% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 33
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £34,400 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £54,500 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
6414 6258 6929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.80% 28.62% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5283 5422 6021
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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
East Sussex - 13 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +17 10 £32,750 -6.42%
Hampshire +3 9 £55,000 +26.43%
Buckinghamshire - 9 £35,000 -
Berkshire -8 5 £38,500 +13.23% 1
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Linux
2 97 (87.39%) C++
2 97 (87.39%) Software Engineering
3 82 (73.87%) C
4 42 (37.84%) Embedded C++
5 39 (35.14%) XML
6 38 (34.23%) Electronics
7 37 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 31 (27.93%) SSL
8 31 (27.93%) Degree
9 29 (26.13%) UML
10 28 (25.23%) Java
11 27 (24.32%) Computer Science
12 24 (21.62%) C#
12 24 (21.62%) EMV
13 23 (20.72%) FTP
14 22 (19.82%) Embedded C
15 18 (16.22%) Retail
16 16 (14.41%) Cryptography
16 16 (14.41%) EFT
16 16 (14.41%) VeriFone
17 12 (10.81%) OO
17 12 (10.81%) Device Driver
17 12 (10.81%) Ethernet
18 11 (9.91%) Python
19 10 (9.01%) Regression Testing
19 10 (9.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 10 (9.01%) Subversion
19 10 (9.01%) Physics
19 10 (9.01%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (0.90%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 37 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 31 (27.93%) SSL
3 23 (20.72%) FTP
4 12 (10.81%) Ethernet
5 6 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (3.60%) Internet
6 4 (3.60%) HTTP
7 3 (2.70%) VPN
7 3 (2.70%) RTP
7 3 (2.70%) Network Security
8 2 (1.80%) RTSP
8 2 (1.80%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.90%) SNMP
9 1 (0.90%) ADSL
9 1 (0.90%) PBX
9 1 (0.90%) VoIP
9 1 (0.90%) DHCP
9 1 (0.90%) Q.931
9 1 (0.90%) Wireless
9 1 (0.90%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (9.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 10 (9.01%) Subversion
1 10 (9.01%) CMake
2 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.90%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (34.23%) Electronics
2 18 (16.22%) Retail
3 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.50%) Multimedia
5 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.60%) Finance
6 3 (2.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 81 (72.97%) Software Engineer
2 56 (50.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 37 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 24 (21.62%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 21 (18.92%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 20 (18.02%) Developer
7 10 (9.01%) C Software Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (4.50%) C++ Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Graduate
11 2 (1.80%) Software Developer
11 2 (1.80%) Senior Developer
11 2 (1.80%) Programmer
11 2 (1.80%) Embedded C Engineer
11 2 (1.80%) C Programmer
11 2 (1.80%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 2 (1.80%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 2 (1.80%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (35.14%) XML
2 9 (8.11%) HTML
3 7 (6.31%) JSON
3 7 (6.31%) HTML5
4 6 (5.41%) Qt
5 5 (4.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (4.50%) CSS
6 4 (3.60%) STL
6 4 (3.60%) jQuery
7 3 (2.70%) CSS3
7 3 (2.70%) Flash
7 3 (2.70%) XML Schema
8 2 (1.80%) SVG
8 2 (1.80%) CGI
8 2 (1.80%) WebGL
9 1 (0.90%) REST
9 1 (0.90%) FreeSWITCH
9 1 (0.90%) GTK+
9 1 (0.90%) RESTful
9 1 (0.90%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.32%) Computer Science
2 24 (21.62%) EMV
3 16 (14.41%) EFT
3 16 (14.41%) Cryptography
4 12 (10.81%) Device Driver
5 10 (9.01%) Robotics
5 10 (9.01%) Physics
6 3 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.70%) Streaming Video
6 3 (2.70%) DTV
7 2 (1.80%) MPEG
7 2 (1.80%) VHDL
7 2 (1.80%) Open Source
8 1 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.90%) Verilog
8 1 (0.90%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (6.31%) Android
3 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.50%) Windows
5 3 (2.70%) UNIX
6 1 (0.90%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (87.39%) Software Engineering
2 29 (26.13%) UML
3 12 (10.81%) OO
4 10 (9.01%) Unit Testing
4 10 (9.01%) Regression Testing
5 7 (6.31%) Time Management
6 6 (5.41%) Multithreading
7 4 (3.60%) Machine Learning
7 4 (3.60%) Workflow
7 4 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.60%) OOP
8 3 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.70%) Programme Management
8 3 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (2.70%) Performance Management
9 2 (1.80%) Android Development
9 2 (1.80%) iOS Development
9 2 (1.80%) Project Management
10 1 (0.90%) Quality Management
10 1 (0.90%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 97 (87.39%) C++
2 82 (73.87%) C
3 42 (37.84%) Embedded C++
4 28 (25.23%) Java
5 24 (21.62%) C#
6 22 (19.82%) Embedded C
7 11 (9.91%) Python
8 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.41%) SQL
10 4 (3.60%) Perl
11 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.90%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.90%) XPath
12 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (27.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) NFS
1 1 (0.90%) Xen
1 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.90%) KVM
Vendors
1 16 (14.41%) VeriFone
2 3 (2.70%) SAP
3 2 (1.80%) Nokia
4 1 (0.90%) VMware
4 1 (0.90%) Broadcom
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