The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank 74 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 12 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.39% 0.22% 0.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.43% 0.49% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
350 410 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 40.51% 45.50% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 315 400 363
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,625 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Embedded Linux
Hampshire

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Southampton

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in Southampton

Embedded Linux
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 36 (100.00%) C
1 36 (100.00%) C++
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (97.22%) Software Engineering
3 33 (91.67%) XML
4 30 (83.33%) SSL
5 29 (80.56%) TCP/IP
6 23 (63.89%) EMV
7 22 (61.11%) FTP
7 22 (61.11%) Java
7 22 (61.11%) C#
8 18 (50.00%) Retail
9 15 (41.67%) Cryptography
9 15 (41.67%) EFT
9 15 (41.67%) VeriFone
10 13 (36.11%) Embedded C++
11 9 (25.00%) Subversion
11 9 (25.00%) Embedded C
11 9 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (19.44%) Time Management
13 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 4 (11.11%) OO
14 4 (11.11%) Python
15 3 (8.33%) JSON
15 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
16 1 (2.78%) Electronics
16 1 (2.78%) Degree
16 1 (2.78%) Perl

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 30 (83.33%) SSL
2 29 (80.56%) TCP/IP
3 22 (61.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Subversion
1 9 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Software Engineer
2 32 (88.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (38.89%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (27.78%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) EMV
2 15 (41.67%) Cryptography
2 15 (41.67%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) Software Engineering
2 7 (19.44%) Time Management
3 4 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C
1 36 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (61.11%) Java
2 22 (61.11%) C#
3 13 (36.11%) Embedded C++
4 9 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 4 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) VeriFone