The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
South West / Dorset
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 - 77
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 8 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.71% - 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.15% - 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Median salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -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 Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 130 115 226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 27.72% 21.99% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 118 103 173
Median salary £34,000 £30,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.39% -13.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux in Dorset

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Linux in Dorset over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Linux in Dorset

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Poole - 5 £45,000 - 1
Weymouth - 3 £45,000 - 1
Embedded Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) C
3 9 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) Defect Tracking
4 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (50.00%) QA
5 6 (50.00%) Post-Production
5 6 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (41.67%) Open Source
6 5 (41.67%) Electronics
7 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
7 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
7 3 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
7 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
7 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) ThreadX
8 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
9 1 (8.33%) Python
9 1 (8.33%) Java
9 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (8.33%) Windows
9 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
9 1 (8.33%) RFID
9 1 (8.33%) Subversion
9 1 (8.33%) Android

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) RFID
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (41.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Embedded Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Kernel Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) ThreadX
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (58.33%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (50.00%) Post-Production
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
6 1 (8.33%) Device Driver Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Signiant
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago