The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 211 - 216
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 23 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% - 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.98% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 6
Median salary £36,000 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Embedded Linux
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1162 1119 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.32% 19.69% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 961 983 1123
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Herefordshire - 12 £37,500 -
Coventry - 11 £36,000 -
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (90.32%) Software Engineering
3 23 (74.19%) TCP/IP
4 16 (51.61%) C
4 16 (51.61%) C++
5 14 (45.16%) Python
5 14 (45.16%) Yocto
6 12 (38.71%) SNMP
7 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (35.48%) Scrum
7 11 (35.48%) Bash Shell
7 11 (35.48%) Degree
7 11 (35.48%) Physics
7 11 (35.48%) Embedded Software Development
8 10 (32.26%) Electronics
9 9 (29.03%) Device Driver
10 8 (25.81%) Node.js
11 7 (22.58%) WebSockets
11 7 (22.58%) JSON
11 7 (22.58%) Web Design
11 7 (22.58%) Ajax
11 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
12 6 (19.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 5 (16.13%) Android
13 5 (16.13%) Java
13 5 (16.13%) Firmware
14 4 (12.90%) PhD
14 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
14 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
14 4 (12.90%) Embedded Systems

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (74.19%) TCP/IP
2 12 (38.71%) SNMP
3 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) NetBeans
General
1 10 (32.26%) Electronics
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Software Engineer
2 22 (70.97%) Embedded Engineer
2 22 (70.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 17 (54.84%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Kernel Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Kernel Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Design Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) Yocto
2 8 (25.81%) Node.js
3 7 (22.58%) Ajax
3 7 (22.58%) JSON
3 7 (22.58%) WebSockets
4 3 (9.68%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 3 (9.68%) jQuery
4 3 (9.68%) Pthreads
5 1 (3.23%) OpenEmbedded
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Physics
2 9 (29.03%) Device Driver
3 6 (19.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Software Engineering
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Embedded Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Scrum
3 7 (22.58%) Web Design
4 3 (9.68%) Web Development
5 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) C
1 16 (51.61%) C++
2 14 (45.16%) Python
3 11 (35.48%) Bash Shell
4 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.13%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Firmware