The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 865 875 863
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 59 101 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.091% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.34% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 56 98 116
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24711 29385 32231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.46% 26.51% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21127 24621 27105
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Embedded Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram

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

Embedded Linux Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -3 57 £37,500 -6.25% 21
South East +26 19 £37,500 +8.69% 3
North West +30 12 £37,500 - 6
West Midlands -9 11 £37,500 - 1
Manchester +10 10 £36,250 -3.33% 2
London +31 9 £40,000 -20.00% 2
West Sussex +1 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Herefordshire - 6 £37,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +38 5 £35,000 +1.44% 1
East of England +5 5 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Worthing - 5 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +26 4 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South Yorkshire +24 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hertfordshire +22 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Barnsley - 4 £45,000 - 1
Hereford - 4 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +7 3 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Coventry - 3 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £35,000 -
Northampton - 3 £35,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire +12 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Birmingham - 2 £44,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £36,250 - 1
Lancashire - 2 £46,000 - 1
Colne - 2 £46,000 -
Buckingham - 2 £40,000 -
Scotland - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +51 1 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Watford +16 1 £45,000 -10.00%

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 134 (100.00%) Linux
2 110 (82.09%) Software Engineering
3 102 (76.12%) C
4 100 (74.63%) C++
5 56 (41.79%) Electronics
6 54 (40.30%) Embedded C
7 53 (39.55%) Degree
8 35 (26.12%) Embedded C++
9 32 (23.88%) Embedded Systems
10 31 (23.13%) TCP/IP
11 30 (22.39%) Embedded Software Development
12 29 (21.64%) Scrum
13 28 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (16.42%) Multithreading
14 22 (16.42%) Device Driver
15 21 (15.67%) Java
16 20 (14.93%) Windows
16 20 (14.93%) VxWorks
17 18 (13.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 17 (12.69%) UML
18 17 (12.69%) OO
18 17 (12.69%) C#
19 16 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (10.45%) Python
20 14 (10.45%) Unit Testing
20 14 (10.45%) Computer Science
21 13 (9.70%) Qt
21 13 (9.70%) OOD
21 13 (9.70%) ISO 9001
22 12 (8.96%) Manufacturing

Embedded Linux
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:

Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 31 (23.13%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.97%) SNMP
3 5 (3.73%) Internet
4 4 (2.99%) VoIP
5 3 (2.24%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.49%) HTTP
6 2 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.75%) LAN
7 1 (0.75%) PBX
7 1 (0.75%) RTP
7 1 (0.75%) VLAN
7 1 (0.75%) WAN
7 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.21%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.24%) Subversion
3 1 (0.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (0.75%) GCC
General
1 56 (41.79%) Electronics
2 12 (8.96%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.97%) Automotive
4 6 (4.48%) Marketing
5 5 (3.73%) Finance
6 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 98 (73.13%) Software Engineer
2 81 (60.45%) Embedded Engineer
3 63 (47.01%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 39 (29.10%) C++ Software Engineer
4 39 (29.10%) Linux Engineer
5 36 (26.87%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 32 (23.88%) C Software Engineer
6 32 (23.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 28 (20.90%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 22 (16.42%) Embedded C Engineer
9 20 (14.93%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
10 19 (14.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 18 (13.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 18 (13.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 17 (12.69%) Audio Engineer
13 16 (11.94%) Senior Software Engineer
14 15 (11.19%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
14 15 (11.19%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
15 11 (8.21%) FPGA Engineer
16 10 (7.46%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.70%) Qt
2 6 (4.48%) HTML
3 5 (3.73%) JSON
4 4 (2.99%) .NET
4 4 (2.99%) Ajax
4 4 (2.99%) Node.js
4 4 (2.99%) Qt Quick
5 3 (2.24%) CSS
5 3 (2.24%) jQuery
5 3 (2.24%) OpenGL
5 3 (2.24%) WebSockets
6 2 (1.49%) DirectX
6 2 (1.49%) GTK+
6 2 (1.49%) HTML5
6 2 (1.49%) OpenGL ES
6 2 (1.49%) STL
6 2 (1.49%) Wayland
6 2 (1.49%) WinForms
7 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.75%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.88%) Embedded Systems
2 22 (16.42%) Device Driver
3 18 (13.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 16 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (10.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.99%) Telematics
6 4 (2.99%) VHDL
7 3 (2.24%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.24%) Physics
8 2 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.49%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.49%) DTV
8 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.75%) Contactless
9 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.75%) EMV
9 1 (0.75%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.75%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 134 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (14.93%) VxWorks
2 20 (14.93%) Windows
3 12 (8.96%) Android
4 10 (7.46%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.75%) CentOS
5 1 (0.75%) Debian
5 1 (0.75%) Fedora
5 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Tizen
5 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.75%) uClinux
5 1 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (82.09%) Software Engineering
2 30 (22.39%) Embedded Software Development
3 29 (21.64%) Scrum
4 28 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (16.42%) Multithreading
6 17 (12.69%) OO
6 17 (12.69%) UML
7 14 (10.45%) Unit Testing
8 13 (9.70%) OOD
9 11 (8.21%) Test Automation
10 10 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (7.46%) Pair Programming
10 10 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (7.46%) Signal Processing
11 7 (5.22%) Digital Signal Processing
12 6 (4.48%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.73%) Open Source
13 5 (3.73%) Software Testing
14 4 (2.99%) Project Management
14 4 (2.99%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 102 (76.12%) C
2 100 (74.63%) C++
3 54 (40.30%) Embedded C
4 35 (26.12%) Embedded C++
5 21 (15.67%) Java
6 17 (12.69%) C#
7 14 (10.45%) Python
8 10 (7.46%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.73%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.99%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.49%) PHP
11 2 (1.49%) Ruby
11 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.49%) SQL
12 1 (0.75%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.75%) VB
12 1 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 53 (39.55%) Degree
2 11 (8.21%) HND
3 10 (7.46%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (7.46%) Firmware
2 1 (0.75%) iptables
2 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Ansible
1 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (2.24%) EMC
1 3 (2.24%) Intel
1 3 (2.24%) SAP
1 3 (2.24%) Xilinx
2 2 (1.49%) Atmel
3 1 (0.75%) Twitter
3 1 (0.75%) VMware
3 1 (0.75%) Wind River
3 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
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