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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Linux
South West / Dorset
Rank 50 77 93
Rank change year-on-year +27 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.04% 1.12% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.94% 3.76% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% -13.15%  
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 Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 81 213 251
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 21.15% 29.83% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 74 174 229
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,000 £40,000
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
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 25 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
Weymouth - 4 £40,000 -
Embedded Linux
South West

Embedded Linux
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Post-Production

Embedded Linux
Top Related 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Post-Production
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Poole, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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