The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Embedded Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 109 102
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 12 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.87% 0.073% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.93% 0.23% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  

Embedded Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 409 439 525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 29.72% 32.00% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 300 367 457
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Embedded Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Linux in Cambridge

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux in Cambridge

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Linux in Cambridge over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Linux in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) C
3 16 (88.89%) C++
4 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (55.56%) Python
5 10 (55.56%) Degree
5 10 (55.56%) ZigBee
6 9 (50.00%) Internet of Things
6 9 (50.00%) Linux Kernel Development
6 9 (50.00%) Java
6 9 (50.00%) Firmware
6 9 (50.00%) Internet
6 9 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
7 8 (44.44%) Smart Home
7 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
8 6 (33.33%) Multimedia
9 1 (5.56%) Android
9 1 (5.56%) Qt
9 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (5.56%) Agile Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (5.56%) Ruby
9 1 (5.56%) Django
9 1 (5.56%) Line Management
9 1 (5.56%) Handset
9 1 (5.56%) Scrum
9 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) ZigBee
2 9 (50.00%) Internet
2 9 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
3 1 (5.56%) SNMP
General
1 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
1 9 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Django
1 1 (5.56%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 8 (44.44%) Smart Home
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.56%) Handset
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Linux Kernel Development
3 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C
2 16 (88.89%) C++
3 10 (55.56%) Python
4 9 (50.00%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Firmware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£80k DoE + package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Outstanding
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago