The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Linux
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 112 134 118
Rank change year-on-year +22 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 13 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.77% 0.18% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.39% 0.69% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 11
Median salary £48,750 £66,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.41% +39.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £82,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 543 576 639
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 32.11% 26.49% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 402 467 551
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Linux in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Linux in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
Cambridge +22 11 £43,750 -33.96%
Embedded Linux
East of England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (95.24%) C
3 18 (85.71%) C++
4 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 9 (42.86%) Python
6 7 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (28.57%) Multimedia
7 6 (28.57%) ZigBee
7 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
7 6 (28.57%) Internet
8 5 (23.81%) Java
8 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (23.81%) Firmware
8 5 (23.81%) Qt
8 5 (23.81%) Internet of Things
8 5 (23.81%) Linux Kernel Development
8 5 (23.81%) Smart Home
9 4 (19.05%) Scrum
10 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
11 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
11 2 (9.52%) Electronics
11 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
12 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
12 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
12 1 (4.76%) SNMP

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
1 6 (28.57%) ZigBee
2 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
3 1 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 6 (28.57%) Multimedia
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Embedded Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) C Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C/C++ Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Linux Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior C Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Qt
2 1 (4.76%) Django
2 1 (4.76%) OpenEmbedded
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Internet of Things
1 5 (23.81%) Smart Home
2 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Handset
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) Linux Kernel Development
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) Prototyping
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C
2 18 (85.71%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) Python
4 5 (23.81%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.76%) C#
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) SAP
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