Period
to 18 August 2019

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 6 months to 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 171 179
Rank change year-on-year +41 +8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 19 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.84% 0.69% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.64% 2.26% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 10
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +23.81% +64.06%
10th Percentile £33,500 £52,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £72,500 £56,825
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +62.50% +11.11%

Embedded Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 720 1,196 1,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.76% 30.77% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 436 711 812
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Embedded Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 18 August 2019.

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 6 months to 18 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +36 19 £55,000 -15.38% 11
Embedded Linux
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT jobs citing Embedded Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
3 14 (73.68%) Python
4 13 (68.42%) Degree
5 12 (63.16%) C
5 12 (63.16%) C++
6 8 (42.11%) Wireless
6 8 (42.11%) Android
7 7 (36.84%) Java
8 6 (31.58%) Device Driver
9 5 (26.32%) Games
9 5 (26.32%) Automotive
9 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (26.32%) Subversion
9 5 (26.32%) Data Analysis
9 5 (26.32%) Maven
9 5 (26.32%) JUnit
9 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
9 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
9 5 (26.32%) Game Development
9 5 (26.32%) JIRA
9 5 (26.32%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
9 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
9 5 (26.32%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (21.05%) Internet of Things
10 4 (21.05%) Yocto
10 4 (21.05%) C#
10 4 (21.05%) Windows

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Wireless
2 4 (21.05%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 5 (26.32%) JIRA
1 5 (26.32%) JUnit
1 5 (26.32%) Maven
1 5 (26.32%) Subversion
General
1 5 (26.32%) Automotive
1 5 (26.32%) Games
2 3 (15.79%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Device Driver
2 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
2 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (21.05%) Internet of Things
4 3 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (10.53%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Android
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Data Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Game Development
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) QMS
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Android Development
5 1 (5.26%) Device Driver Development
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Python
2 12 (63.16%) C
2 12 (63.16%) C++
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
5 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
5 2 (10.53%) R
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) QNX
2 1 (5.26%) Roku