The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 106 100 96
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.18% 0.093% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 0.27% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Embedded Linux
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
334 365 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 30.61% 33.80% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 304 322 321
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £51,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Embedded Linux Salary Trend in West Sussex

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Worthing +2 1 £37,500 -
Embedded Linux
South East

Embedded Linux
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Automotive
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Firmware
4 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (40.00%) CPLD
4 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (40.00%) ThreadX
4 2 (40.00%) Modbus
5 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CPLD
1 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) VxWorks
2 2 (40.00%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware