Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 328 326
Rank change year-on-year +47 -2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 66 37 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.55% 0.28% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.07% 1.16% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 62
East of England median annual salary £53,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.67% -25.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £38,625 £32,000 £35,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £47,500 £70,625
England median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% -

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 3190 3191 4007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.77% 24.26% 26.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2620 2661 3272
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.80% +4.38%
10th Percentile £23,225 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +10 61 £53,500 +59.70% 6
Hertfordshire +8 4 £41,000 -13.68% 1
Bedfordshire +20 1 £40,000 +11.11%
Embedded Linux
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (89.39%) C
3 58 (87.88%) Software Engineering
4 50 (75.76%) C++
5 30 (45.45%) Python
6 26 (39.39%) Degree
7 24 (36.36%) Wireless
8 20 (30.30%) Computer Science
9 19 (28.79%) Device Driver
10 18 (27.27%) Embedded C
11 16 (24.24%) Scrum
11 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (22.73%) Java
12 15 (22.73%) Device Driver Development
13 14 (21.21%) Embedded C++
14 13 (19.70%) Multithreading
14 13 (19.70%) Open Source
14 13 (19.70%) C#
14 13 (19.70%) Yocto
15 11 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
16 10 (15.15%) SDLC
16 10 (15.15%) 3G
16 10 (15.15%) OpenVPN
16 10 (15.15%) 4G
16 10 (15.15%) Embedded Software Development
17 9 (13.64%) Electronics
18 7 (10.61%) Mathematics
19 6 (9.09%) Project Planning
19 6 (9.09%) Open Source Development
20 5 (7.58%) Embedded Systems

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.36%) Wireless
2 10 (15.15%) 3G
2 10 (15.15%) 4G
2 10 (15.15%) OpenVPN
3 5 (7.58%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (6.06%) SNMP
4 4 (6.06%) WAN
5 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.52%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.52%) Internet
6 1 (1.52%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (1.52%) GCC
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (13.64%) Electronics
2 2 (3.03%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Automotive
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 43 (65.15%) Embedded Engineer
3 37 (56.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 32 (48.48%) Linux Engineer
5 28 (42.42%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 23 (34.85%) C++ Software Engineer
7 22 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 22 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 21 (31.82%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 20 (30.30%) C Software Engineer
10 19 (28.79%) Embedded C Engineer
11 18 (27.27%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 18 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
12 15 (22.73%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 14 (21.21%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
14 13 (19.70%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
14 13 (19.70%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
15 10 (15.15%) Python Software Engineer
16 6 (9.09%) Developer
16 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) Yocto
2 4 (6.06%) Django
3 3 (4.55%) Qt
4 2 (3.03%) .NET
4 2 (3.03%) OpenEmbedded
5 1 (1.52%) GTK+
5 1 (1.52%) OSGi
5 1 (1.52%) RESTful
5 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 19 (28.79%) Device Driver
3 5 (7.58%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.03%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.52%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Android
2 2 (3.03%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (87.88%) Software Engineering
2 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.24%) Scrum
3 15 (22.73%) Device Driver Development
4 13 (19.70%) Multithreading
4 13 (19.70%) Open Source
5 11 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
6 10 (15.15%) Embedded Software Development
6 10 (15.15%) SDLC
7 7 (10.61%) Mathematics
8 6 (9.09%) Open Source Development
8 6 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.58%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.06%) Physics
11 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (3.03%) Code Coverage
12 2 (3.03%) Image Processing
12 2 (3.03%) OO
12 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (89.39%) C
2 50 (75.76%) C++
3 30 (45.45%) Python
4 18 (27.27%) Embedded C
5 15 (22.73%) Java
6 14 (21.21%) Embedded C++
7 13 (19.70%) C#
8 4 (6.06%) Ruby
9 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.03%) Perl
10 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (39.39%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) JTAG
2 1 (1.52%) MISRA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Firmware
2 1 (1.52%) iptables
2 1 (1.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Cobbler
1 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Dell
1 5 (7.58%) HP
2 2 (3.03%) Wind River
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat