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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 413 373 404
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +31
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 25 69 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.42% 1.11% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24 56 33
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
6012 6203 6515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.18% 27.18% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5046 5245 5585
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +11 17 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £34,500 -18.82% 2
Hampshire -32 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Surrey - 2 £48,125 - 2
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (84.09%) C
3 36 (81.82%) C++
4 23 (52.27%) Software Engineering
5 17 (38.64%) Raspberry Pi
6 14 (31.82%) Device Driver
7 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (20.45%) Python
8 9 (20.45%) Embedded C++
9 7 (15.91%) Electronics
10 6 (13.64%) Embedded C
10 6 (13.64%) Subversion
10 6 (13.64%) Streaming Video
10 6 (13.64%) HTML
10 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
10 6 (13.64%) Algorithms
10 6 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (11.36%) IPTV
11 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
11 5 (11.36%) HTML5
11 5 (11.36%) PHP
11 5 (11.36%) Windows
11 5 (11.36%) Firmware
11 5 (11.36%) Wireless
12 4 (9.09%) Validation
12 4 (9.09%) UML
12 4 (9.09%) MySQL
12 4 (9.09%) CSS
12 4 (9.09%) Perl
12 4 (9.09%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.27%) Node.js
1 1 (2.27%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Wireless
2 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.55%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.55%) RTP
4 1 (2.27%) LTE
4 1 (2.27%) NFC
4 1 (2.27%) DVB
4 1 (2.27%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.27%) GSM
4 1 (2.27%) ISDN
4 1 (2.27%) X.25
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) Big Data
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Subversion
2 3 (6.82%) Trac
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (15.91%) Electronics
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) Software Engineer
3 18 (40.91%) Linux Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Junior Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Junior
5 10 (22.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Programmer
8 4 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Embedded C Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) HTML
2 5 (11.36%) HTML5
3 4 (9.09%) CSS
3 4 (9.09%) WebGL
3 4 (9.09%) CSS3
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
4 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) GStreamer
4 2 (4.55%) Qt
4 2 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (4.55%) .NET Remoting
4 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.55%) WCF
4 2 (4.55%) QML
4 2 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (2.27%) OpenCL
5 1 (2.27%) DirectCompute
5 1 (2.27%) DirectX
5 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Raspberry Pi
2 14 (31.82%) Device Driver
3 6 (13.64%) Streaming Video
3 6 (13.64%) Algorithms
3 6 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (11.36%) IPTV
4 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.09%) Streaming Media
5 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.82%) Physics
7 2 (4.55%) SystemC
7 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.27%) CUDA
8 1 (2.27%) EPoS
8 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Fedora
3 2 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) CentOS
4 1 (2.27%) Scientific Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Tizen
4 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Software Engineering
2 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.09%) Validation
3 4 (9.09%) UML
3 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 3 (6.82%) Scrum
5 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.55%) OO
5 2 (4.55%) Machine Learning
5 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.27%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.27%) Product Management
6 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) C
2 36 (81.82%) C++
3 9 (20.45%) Python
3 9 (20.45%) Embedded C++
4 6 (13.64%) Embedded C
4 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.36%) PHP
6 4 (9.09%) Perl
6 4 (9.09%) Java
7 3 (6.82%) SQL
8 2 (4.55%) C#
8 2 (4.55%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Firmware
2 1 (2.27%) iptables
2 1 (2.27%) Xen
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Atmel
2 1 (2.27%) Wind River
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.27%) Progress
2 1 (2.27%) VMware
2 1 (2.27%) Perforce
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