The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Linux Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Rank 930 933 918
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Linux Software Engineer 4 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.016% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.017% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 16
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £41,250 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,350 £55,000 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Linux Software Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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
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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
England -13 4 £46,250 +2.77% 3
South East +10 1 £53,000 +17.77% 2
London +4 1 £45,000 -
East of England -6 1 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
North West - 1 £41,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £53,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £41,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £53,000 -

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded Linux Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded Linux Software Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (70.37%) C
3 18 (66.67%) C++
4 17 (62.96%) Embedded Linux
5 15 (55.56%) Embedded C
6 8 (29.63%) Windows
6 8 (29.63%) Embedded C++
6 8 (29.63%) Python
7 6 (22.22%) Internet
8 5 (18.52%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (14.81%) SDLC
9 4 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
9 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
9 4 (14.81%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
9 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (14.81%) VoIP
10 3 (11.11%) OOD
10 3 (11.11%) Intel
10 3 (11.11%) Java
10 3 (11.11%) C#
10 3 (11.11%) OOP
10 3 (11.11%) OO
10 3 (11.11%) 802.15
10 3 (11.11%) ZigBee
10 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
10 3 (11.11%) Android
10 3 (11.11%) Smart Meter

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded Linux Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded Linux Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
2 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.81%) VoIP
3 3 (11.11%) 802.15
3 3 (11.11%) ZigBee
4 1 (3.70%) 3G
4 1 (3.70%) 4G
4 1 (3.70%) Broadband
4 1 (3.70%) SNMP
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) WinDbg
General
1 2 (7.41%) Electronics
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.70%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.11%) Smart Meter
4 2 (7.41%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.70%) Contactless
5 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.70%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (62.96%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (29.63%) Windows
4 3 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.70%) OpenWrt
5 1 (3.70%) Unix
5 1 (3.70%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
2 4 (14.81%) SDLC
2 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
2 4 (14.81%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) OO
3 3 (11.11%) OOD
3 3 (11.11%) OOP
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Android Development
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (7.41%) Signal Processing
5 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
5 1 (3.70%) Line Management
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C
2 18 (66.67%) C++
3 15 (55.56%) Embedded C
4 8 (29.63%) Embedded C++
4 8 (29.63%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Intel
2 1 (3.70%) Atmel
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
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