The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 246 246 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.017% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £41,750 £46,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.21% -
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1753 1568 1533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.84% 26.76% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1548 1381 1312
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in the South West

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Dorset - 5 £41,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £50,000 -
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) C++
3 6 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (50.00%) Firmware
5 3 (37.50%) Automotive
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
5 3 (37.50%) UML
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) Qt
6 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (25.00%) Linux Kernel Development
6 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Validation
7 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
7 1 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) Broadband
7 1 (12.50%) Perl
7 1 (12.50%) C#
7 1 (12.50%) 3G
7 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (12.50%) Wireless
7 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
7 1 (12.50%) V-Model
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (12.50%) 3G
1 1 (12.50%) 4G
1 1 (12.50%) Broadband
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Kernel Development
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Firmware
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