Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 143 178
Rank change year-on-year -29 +35 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.16% 0.22% 0.093%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.65% 0.92% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 3
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,750 £36,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,000 £42,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33% -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 772 542 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.13% 23.93% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 545 458 734
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -12.16% -1.33%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.63%

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Linux in Cheshire

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux in Cheshire

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Warrington - 3 £50,000 -
Wilmslow +11 2 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Embedded Linux
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (40.00%) CCTV
3 2 (40.00%) Xilinx
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Qt
3 2 (40.00%) Altera
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) QML
3 2 (40.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) QML
1 2 (40.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) CCTV
1 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Altera
1 2 (40.00%) Xilinx