The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Embedded Linux Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Rank 885 945 961
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Linux Software Engineer 33 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.017% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.017% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 22
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Embedded Linux Software Engineer in the job title.

Embedded Linux Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux Software Engineer within the UK.

Embedded Linux Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +57 32 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Yorkshire - 12 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 12 £45,000 - 1
Barnsley - 12 £45,000 - 1
South East +41 8 £36,000 -22.16%
East Midlands +27 8 £36,000 -4.00%
West Midlands - 8 £36,000 -
Northamptonshire - 8 £36,000 -
Northampton - 8 £36,000 -
Buckinghamshire +24 6 £36,000 -24.21%
Coventry - 6 £36,000 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £36,000 -
East of England +18 3 - - 2
Cambridge +4 3 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -1 3 - - 2
London +42 2 £44,500 -14.42% 1
North West - 2 £40,000 -
Hereford - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £40,000 -
Herefordshire - 2 - -
Scotland +24 1 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Bristol - 1 £47,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £47,500 -

Embedded Linux Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Embedded Linux Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Embedded Linux Software Engineer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Linux
1 56 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (80.36%) Embedded Linux
2 45 (80.36%) C++
3 43 (76.79%) C
4 31 (55.36%) Degree
5 29 (51.79%) Device Driver
5 29 (51.79%) Embedded C
6 27 (48.21%) Bash Shell
7 24 (42.86%) Embedded C++
8 23 (41.07%) TCP/IP
9 17 (30.36%) Qt
10 16 (28.57%) Telematics
10 16 (28.57%) Automotive
10 16 (28.57%) Qt Quick
11 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (25.00%) Python
13 13 (23.21%) Embedded Software Development
14 12 (21.43%) Scrum
15 9 (16.07%) Physics
15 9 (16.07%) Yocto
16 8 (14.29%) Firmware
17 6 (10.71%) SNMP
17 6 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
17 6 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
18 4 (7.14%) HTTP
18 4 (7.14%) ZigBee
18 4 (7.14%) Multithreading
19 3 (5.36%) Image Processing
19 3 (5.36%) Pthreads

Embedded Linux Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 23 (41.07%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.71%) SNMP
2 6 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (7.14%) HTTP
3 4 (7.14%) ZigBee
4 3 (5.36%) Internet
4 3 (5.36%) MQTT
4 3 (5.36%) VoIP
5 1 (1.79%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.79%) DECT
5 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.79%) Firewall
5 1 (1.79%) UWB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 16 (28.57%) Automotive
2 3 (5.36%) Games
3 2 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) Qt
2 16 (28.57%) Qt Quick
3 9 (16.07%) Yocto
4 3 (5.36%) HEVC
4 3 (5.36%) Pthreads
4 3 (5.36%) XMPP
5 2 (3.57%) Ajax
5 2 (3.57%) JSON
5 2 (3.57%) Node.js
5 2 (3.57%) WebSockets
6 1 (1.79%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 29 (51.79%) Device Driver
2 16 (28.57%) Telematics
3 9 (16.07%) Physics
4 6 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (5.36%) CCTV
5 3 (5.36%) STB
6 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.57%) Cybercrime
6 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (80.36%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.21%) Embedded Software Development
4 12 (21.43%) Scrum
5 4 (7.14%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.36%) Code Optimisation
6 3 (5.36%) Image Processing
7 2 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (3.57%) Low Latency
7 2 (3.57%) Open Source
7 2 (3.57%) Web Design
8 1 (1.79%) OO
8 1 (1.79%) OOD
8 1 (1.79%) OOP
8 1 (1.79%) SDLC
8 1 (1.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (80.36%) C++
2 43 (76.79%) C
3 29 (51.79%) Embedded C
4 27 (48.21%) Bash Shell
5 24 (42.86%) Embedded C++
6 14 (25.00%) Python
7 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (55.36%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Firmware
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