Period
to 24 April 2018

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 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 327 347
Rank change year-on-year +21 +20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 64 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.50% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.77% 0.92% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 20 21
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.54% -7.50% -
10th Percentile £44,750 £32,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £56,375 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,614 2,948 3,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.99% 24.13% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,681 2,349 3,009
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,200 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,450
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Embedded Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 24 April 2018.

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 6 months to 24 April 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +2 63 £65,000 +23.81% 11
Essex - 1 £52,500 - 3
Embedded Linux
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing Embedded Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 63 (98.44%) C
3 48 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 39 (60.94%) C++
5 36 (56.25%) Degree
6 21 (32.81%) Computer Science
6 21 (32.81%) Python
7 19 (29.69%) Embedded Software Development
8 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (23.44%) HP
9 15 (23.44%) Dell
10 14 (21.88%) Embedded C
10 14 (21.88%) Scrum
11 13 (20.31%) Device Driver
12 10 (15.63%) Open Source
12 10 (15.63%) Device Driver Development
13 9 (14.06%) Django
13 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (14.06%) Ruby
13 9 (14.06%) WAN
13 9 (14.06%) SNMP
13 9 (14.06%) Java
14 8 (12.50%) Embedded C++
14 8 (12.50%) Mathematics
14 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
15 7 (10.94%) C#
16 6 (9.38%) Wireless
16 6 (9.38%) Electronics
17 5 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
17 5 (7.81%) SDLC

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) SNMP
1 9 (14.06%) WAN
2 6 (9.38%) Wireless
3 5 (7.81%) Bluetooth
3 5 (7.81%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.69%) ZigBee
5 2 (3.13%) Modbus
6 1 (1.56%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) JIRA
3 2 (3.13%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.13%) Buildbot
3 2 (3.13%) CMake
3 2 (3.13%) GCC
3 2 (3.13%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.56%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) Mocha
4 1 (1.56%) Protractor
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 6 (9.38%) Electronics
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Marketing
2 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (89.06%) Software Engineer
2 52 (81.25%) Linux Engineer
3 48 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 46 (71.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 43 (67.19%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 41 (64.06%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 23 (35.94%) C++ Software Engineer
7 23 (35.94%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 22 (34.38%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 21 (32.81%) C Software Engineer
9 21 (32.81%) Embedded C Engineer
10 20 (31.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 15 (23.44%) Development Engineer
11 15 (23.44%) Software Development Engineer
12 10 (15.63%) Senior Software Engineer
13 9 (14.06%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 7 (10.94%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 7 (10.94%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
15 6 (9.38%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
15 6 (9.38%) Kernel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) Django
2 4 (6.25%) OpenGL
2 4 (6.25%) TensorFlow
3 3 (4.69%) OpenEmbedded
3 3 (4.69%) Yocto
4 1 (1.56%) GStreamer
4 1 (1.56%) Node.js
4 1 (1.56%) Qt
4 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.81%) Computer Science
2 13 (20.31%) Device Driver
3 4 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.25%) CUDA
3 4 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.13%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.56%) Handset
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Windows
4 1 (1.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (29.69%) Embedded Software Development
3 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (21.88%) Scrum
5 10 (15.63%) Device Driver Development
5 10 (15.63%) Open Source
6 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.81%) SDLC
9 4 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (6.25%) Computer Vision
9 4 (6.25%) Image Processing
9 4 (6.25%) Open Source Development
9 4 (6.25%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.25%) Video Processing
10 1 (1.56%) Test Scripting
10 1 (1.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (98.44%) C
2 39 (60.94%) C++
3 21 (32.81%) Python
4 14 (21.88%) Embedded C
5 9 (14.06%) Java
5 9 (14.06%) Ruby
6 8 (12.50%) Embedded C++
7 7 (10.94%) C#
8 4 (6.25%) MATLAB
9 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (56.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Docker
1 3 (4.69%) Firmware
2 2 (3.13%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
3 1 (1.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Cobbler
1 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Dell
1 15 (23.44%) HP
2 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
2 3 (4.69%) Wind River
3 1 (1.56%) SAP