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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 426 429 423
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 24 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.43% 0.41% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 27
Average salary £52,500 £46,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.29% +16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £39,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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
5594 6116 5699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.50% 29.79% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4891 5103 4673
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Hampshire +30 11 £52,500 +12.29% 3
Berkshire +6 5 £55,000 +4.76%
Kent +6 3 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Surrey +11 2 £56,250 +12.50%
West Sussex -2 2 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £45,000 -2.70% 5
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (81.13%) C
3 42 (79.25%) Software Engineering
4 35 (66.04%) C++
5 21 (39.62%) C#
6 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (28.30%) Qt
7 14 (26.42%) .NET
7 14 (26.42%) OO
8 13 (24.53%) Manufacturing
8 13 (24.53%) Java
8 13 (24.53%) Embedded C
9 10 (18.87%) WinForms
9 10 (18.87%) Embedded C++
9 10 (18.87%) Atmel
10 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
10 9 (16.98%) Degree
11 8 (15.09%) Python
11 8 (15.09%) OOD
12 7 (13.21%) UML
12 7 (13.21%) STL
12 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
12 7 (13.21%) Multithreading
12 7 (13.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 7 (13.21%) Embedded Software Development
13 6 (11.32%) Signal Processing
13 6 (11.32%) Android
13 6 (11.32%) Ethernet
13 6 (11.32%) VxWorks
13 6 (11.32%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.32%) Ethernet
3 4 (7.55%) DVB
3 4 (7.55%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.77%) Modbus
5 1 (1.89%) RS-232
5 1 (1.89%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Subversion
2 3 (5.66%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) GCC
General
1 13 (24.53%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.66%) Automotive
3 2 (3.77%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Software Engineer
2 23 (43.40%) Embedded Engineer
3 14 (26.42%) Developer
4 12 (22.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (20.75%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (16.98%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 8 (15.09%) Linux Developer
8 7 (13.21%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (13.21%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (9.43%) Embedded Developer
10 4 (7.55%) Python Developer
11 3 (5.66%) Android Developer
11 3 (5.66%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 3 (5.66%) IoT Developer
11 3 (5.66%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
11 3 (5.66%) Mobile Developer
11 3 (5.66%) Principal Engineer
11 3 (5.66%) Python Programmer
11 3 (5.66%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) Qt
2 14 (26.42%) .NET
3 10 (18.87%) WinForms
4 7 (13.21%) STL
5 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.66%) Backbone.js
5 3 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (5.66%) OpenGL
5 3 (5.66%) PhoneGap
5 3 (5.66%) Web Services
5 3 (5.66%) XML
6 1 (1.89%) GTK+
6 1 (1.89%) Middleware
6 1 (1.89%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.55%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.66%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) CPLD
4 2 (3.77%) VHDL
5 1 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.89%) IPTV
5 1 (1.89%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Android
2 6 (11.32%) VxWorks
3 2 (3.77%) Fedora
3 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.77%) ThreadX
3 2 (3.77%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (79.25%) Software Engineering
2 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.42%) OO
4 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
5 8 (15.09%) OOD
6 7 (13.21%) Embedded Software Development
6 7 (13.21%) Multithreading
6 7 (13.21%) UML
7 6 (11.32%) OOP
7 6 (11.32%) Signal Processing
8 5 (9.43%) Scrum
9 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Android Development
10 3 (5.66%) Mobile Development
10 3 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (5.66%) Validation
11 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.89%) Functional Testing
11 1 (1.89%) Project Management
11 1 (1.89%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) C
2 35 (66.04%) C++
3 21 (39.62%) C#
4 13 (24.53%) Embedded C
4 13 (24.53%) Java
5 10 (18.87%) Embedded C++
6 8 (15.09%) Python
7 3 (5.66%) Perl
7 3 (5.66%) SQL
7 3 (5.66%) VB
8 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.89%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Firmware
2 1 (1.89%) iptables
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Atmel
2 3 (5.66%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.89%) EMC
3 1 (1.89%) Xilinx
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