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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Rank 885 932 947
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Linux Software Engineer 33 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.026% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.027% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 36
Median salary £36,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,150 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Linux Software Engineer over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 within the UK.

Embedded Linux Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Top 26 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 July 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 +54 32 £36,000 -20.00% 8
West Midlands - 12 £35,500 - 2
South East +23 8 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East Midlands +21 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Northampton - 8 £35,000 - 1
Barnsley - 8 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 8 £35,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +30 7 £35,000 +1.44%
Coventry - 7 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £35,000 -
East of England +26 5 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Herefordshire - 5 £37,500 - 1
London +41 4 £44,500 -5.82% 1
Hereford - 4 £37,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +10 3 - - 1
Cambridge +9 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire +23 2 £46,250 -
Edinburgh +6 1 £40,000 -
Scotland +3 1 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £50,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £40,000 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 - 1
North West - 1 £40,000 - 1
Kent - 1 £40,000 -

Embedded Linux Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 49 (100.00%) Linux
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (79.59%) C++
3 36 (73.47%) C
4 35 (71.43%) Embedded Linux
5 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 21 (42.86%) Embedded C
6 20 (40.82%) Degree
7 18 (36.73%) Embedded C++
8 16 (32.65%) Device Driver
8 16 (32.65%) Bash Shell
9 15 (30.61%) Embedded Software Development
10 13 (26.53%) Python
11 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (18.37%) Scrum
12 9 (18.37%) Qt
13 8 (16.33%) Telematics
13 8 (16.33%) Qt Quick
13 8 (16.33%) Automotive
14 7 (14.29%) Firmware
14 7 (14.29%) Physics
15 6 (12.24%) Embedded Systems
16 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
16 5 (10.20%) SNMP
16 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
17 4 (8.16%) Internet
17 4 (8.16%) VoIP
17 4 (8.16%) HTTP
17 4 (8.16%) ZigBee
17 4 (8.16%) Multithreading

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 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.20%) SNMP
2 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (8.16%) HTTP
3 4 (8.16%) Internet
3 4 (8.16%) VoIP
3 4 (8.16%) ZigBee
4 3 (6.12%) Modbus
4 3 (6.12%) MQTT
5 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
5 1 (2.04%) DECT
5 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.04%) Firewall
5 1 (2.04%) UWB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) Subversion
General
1 8 (16.33%) Automotive
2 3 (6.12%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) Qt
2 8 (16.33%) Qt Quick
3 3 (6.12%) HEVC
3 3 (6.12%) XMPP
4 2 (4.08%) Ajax
4 2 (4.08%) JSON
4 2 (4.08%) Node.js
4 2 (4.08%) Pthreads
4 2 (4.08%) WebSockets
5 1 (2.04%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Device Driver
2 8 (16.33%) Telematics
3 7 (14.29%) Physics
4 6 (12.24%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (6.12%) CCTV
5 3 (6.12%) STB
6 2 (4.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.04%) Cybercrime
7 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (71.43%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (30.61%) Embedded Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.37%) Scrum
5 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.12%) Code Optimisation
7 3 (6.12%) Image Processing
7 3 (6.12%) OOD
8 2 (4.08%) Low Latency
8 2 (4.08%) OO
8 2 (4.08%) Open Source
8 2 (4.08%) Web Design
9 1 (2.04%) Android Development
9 1 (2.04%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (2.04%) SDLC
9 1 (2.04%) Signal Processing
9 1 (2.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) C++
2 36 (73.47%) C
3 21 (42.86%) Embedded C
4 18 (36.73%) Embedded C++
5 16 (32.65%) Bash Shell
6 13 (26.53%) Python
7 3 (6.12%) Java
8 2 (4.08%) C#
8 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Intel
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago