The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 248 245
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 10 5 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% 0.073% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.62% 0.30% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 35
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +5.55%  
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 the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1608 1661 2105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 25.93% 24.27% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1409 1633
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux in the East of England

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Linux in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Linux in the East of England

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cambridgeshire -15 6 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Bedfordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Embedded Linux
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 East of England region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (83.33%) C++
3 18 (75.00%) C
4 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (62.50%) Python
6 14 (58.33%) Degree
7 13 (54.17%) Firmware
8 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
9 10 (41.67%) ZigBee
9 10 (41.67%) Internet
9 10 (41.67%) Manufacturing
10 9 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (37.50%) Java
10 9 (37.50%) Linux Kernel Development
10 9 (37.50%) Internet of Things
11 8 (33.33%) Smart Home
12 6 (25.00%) Scrum
12 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
13 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
13 5 (20.83%) Electronics
13 5 (20.83%) Yocto
13 5 (20.83%) Multimedia
13 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
14 4 (16.67%) PhD
14 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
14 4 (16.67%) Physics
14 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
15 2 (8.33%) Android
15 2 (8.33%) OpenEmbedded

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Internet
1 10 (41.67%) ZigBee
2 9 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
4 1 (4.17%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) GCC
General
1 10 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics
2 5 (20.83%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Embedded Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) C Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior C Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Yocto
2 2 (8.33%) OpenEmbedded
3 1 (4.17%) Django
3 1 (4.17%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Internet of Things
2 8 (33.33%) Smart Home
3 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.17%) Handset
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (37.50%) Linux Kernel Development
4 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (16.67%) Physics
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Android Development
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) Line Management
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C++
2 18 (75.00%) C
3 15 (62.50%) Python
4 9 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) SAP
1 1 (4.17%) Wind River
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