The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 73 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.38% 0.19% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.65% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Embedded Linux
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
219 199 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.82% 37.83% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 149 133 91
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £58,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in Watford

Embedded Linux
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 10 (100.00%) Intel
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Intel