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 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
England / East of England
Rank 237 263 247
Rank change year-on-year +26 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 13 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.89% 0.64% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 17
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £82,500 £57,000
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 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 1463 1868 2040
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 23.99% 25.41% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1503 1683
Median salary £38,000 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.04% -11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 25 March 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 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
Cambridgeshire +20 13 £48,750 -26.41% 1
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (78.57%) C
2 22 (78.57%) C++
3 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
4 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) Python
6 11 (39.29%) Degree
7 8 (28.57%) Firmware
7 8 (28.57%) Internet
8 7 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (25.00%) Manufacturing
8 7 (25.00%) Scrum
8 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 6 (21.43%) ZigBee
9 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
9 6 (21.43%) Multimedia
10 5 (17.86%) Smart Home
10 5 (17.86%) Electronics
10 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.86%) Java
10 5 (17.86%) Qt
10 5 (17.86%) Internet of Things
10 5 (17.86%) Linux Kernel Development
11 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
11 4 (14.29%) PhD
11 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
12 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
12 3 (10.71%) Physics
12 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
12 3 (10.71%) Yocto

Embedded Linux
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.57%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Internet
2 7 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (21.43%) ZigBee
4 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.14%) Bluetooth
5 2 (7.14%) VoIP
6 1 (3.57%) DHCP
6 1 (3.57%) DNS
6 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.57%) LDAP
6 1 (3.57%) SAN
6 1 (3.57%) SNMP
6 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (21.43%) Multimedia
3 5 (17.86%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Software Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Embedded Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Embedded C Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) C Developer
7 2 (7.14%) C/C++ Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Linux Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior C Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Qt
2 3 (10.71%) Yocto
3 1 (3.57%) Django
3 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) LAMP
3 1 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.57%) OpenEmbedded
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.57%) STL
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Internet of Things
1 5 (17.86%) Smart Home
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Handset
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) CentOS
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (17.86%) Linux Kernel Development
5 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
5 3 (10.71%) Physics
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) UML
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Computer Vision
7 1 (3.57%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) Line Management
7 1 (3.57%) OOD
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Prototyping
7 1 (3.57%) SDLC
7 1 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) C
1 22 (78.57%) C++
2 13 (46.43%) Python
3 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (17.86%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 2 (7.14%) Perl
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) C#
7 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) PhD
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) NFS
2 1 (3.57%) Samba
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
1 1 (3.57%) Kibana
1 1 (3.57%) logstash
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
1 1 (3.57%) SAP
1 1 (3.57%) Sun
1 1 (3.57%) VMware
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