The median annual salary for an Embedded Linux Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 887 912
Rank change year-on-year +63 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Linux Software Engineer 33 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.024% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.025% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 38
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,000 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Embedded Linux Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Linux Software Engineer in England

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux Software Engineer in England

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Linux Software Engineer in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Linux Software Engineer in England

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Yorkshire +14 13 £42,500 -5.55%
South East +47 7 £49,000 +30.66%
North West - 4 £37,500 -
London +29 3 £40,000 -14.89%
East Midlands +18 3 £47,500 +35.71%
South West - 3 £42,500 -
Embedded Linux Software Engineer
UK

Embedded Linux Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Embedded Linux Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Embedded Linux Software Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Linux
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (90.91%) C
3 38 (86.36%) C++
4 27 (61.36%) Embedded C
4 27 (61.36%) Embedded Linux
5 24 (54.55%) Embedded C++
6 23 (52.27%) Device Driver
7 20 (45.45%) Degree
8 18 (40.91%) Automotive
9 17 (38.64%) Qt
10 15 (34.09%) Firmware
11 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
11 13 (29.55%) Telematics
11 13 (29.55%) Qt Quick
12 11 (25.00%) Python
13 9 (20.45%) Java
13 9 (20.45%) Greenfield Project
14 8 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
14 8 (18.18%) Manufacturing
14 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
15 7 (15.91%) Electronics
16 6 (13.64%) HTML
16 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
16 6 (13.64%) QA
16 6 (13.64%) Freescale
17 5 (11.36%) Device Driver Development
17 5 (11.36%) ISO 9001
18 4 (9.09%) Games

Embedded Linux Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) RS-232
3 3 (6.82%) Bluetooth
4 2 (4.55%) Internet
4 2 (4.55%) RS-485
5 1 (2.27%) Modbus
5 1 (2.27%) Profibus
5 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (40.91%) Automotive
2 8 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 7 (15.91%) Electronics
4 4 (9.09%) Games
4 4 (9.09%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) Qt
2 13 (29.55%) Qt Quick
3 6 (13.64%) HTML
4 4 (9.09%) Web Services
5 3 (6.82%) JNI
6 2 (4.55%) SOAP
7 1 (2.27%) .NET
7 1 (2.27%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 23 (52.27%) Device Driver
2 9 (20.45%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.82%) EMV
5 3 (6.82%) EPoS
5 3 (6.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (6.82%) Smartcard
6 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.55%) Home Automation
7 1 (2.27%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (61.36%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Windows
4 3 (6.82%) Android
4 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (29.55%) Telematics
3 8 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) Device Driver Development
5 4 (9.09%) API Design
5 4 (9.09%) Web Application Development
6 3 (6.82%) Memory Management
7 2 (4.55%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (4.55%) Image Processing
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Kernel Development
7 2 (4.55%) Machine Learning
7 2 (4.55%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.55%) Signal Processing
7 2 (4.55%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) Workflow
8 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.27%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (2.27%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) C
2 38 (86.36%) C++
3 27 (61.36%) Embedded C
4 24 (54.55%) Embedded C++
5 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
6 11 (25.00%) Python
7 9 (20.45%) Java
8 4 (9.09%) Ruby
9 2 (4.55%) Assembly Language
9 2 (4.55%) Perl
9 2 (4.55%) PHP
10 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
2 5 (11.36%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.55%) IEC 61131
4 1 (2.27%) JTAG
4 1 (2.27%) MISRA
4 1 (2.27%) MISRA C
System Software
1 15 (34.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Freescale
2 1 (2.27%) Xilinx
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