Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded Linux Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1094 1145 1242
Rank change year-on-year +51 +97 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Linux Software Engineer 56 52 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.029% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.031% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 40
England median annual salary £47,500 £38,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.58% -18.42% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £34,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £47,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161257 170357 198528
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130412 143799 166492
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Embedded Linux Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
East of England +23 27 £58,750 +23.68% 6
North of England +1 10 £43,000 -4.44% 2
London +4 8 £40,000 -10.11%
South West +14 7 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Yorkshire -2 6 £42,500 -5.56% 1
North West -7 4 £47,500 +18.75% 1
South East +31 2 £47,500 +33.80% 2
East Midlands +18 2 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Midlands -2 2 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Embedded Linux Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (91.07%) C
3 50 (89.29%) Software Engineering
4 43 (76.79%) Embedded Linux
5 38 (67.86%) C++
6 27 (48.21%) Embedded C
7 23 (41.07%) Degree
8 22 (39.29%) Device Driver
9 18 (32.14%) Embedded C++
10 15 (26.79%) Device Driver Development
11 11 (19.64%) Java
12 10 (17.86%) Open Source
13 9 (16.07%) SDLC
13 9 (16.07%) Android
13 9 (16.07%) Qt
13 9 (16.07%) Python
13 9 (16.07%) Wireless
13 9 (16.07%) Scrum
13 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (14.29%) Firmware
15 7 (12.50%) C#
15 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
16 6 (10.71%) Project Planning
16 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
16 6 (10.71%) Embedded Software Development
16 6 (10.71%) Bluetooth
16 6 (10.71%) HP
16 6 (10.71%) Dell
16 6 (10.71%) EPoS
16 6 (10.71%) EMV

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 9 (16.07%) Wireless
2 6 (10.71%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.57%) GSM
3 2 (3.57%) LTE
3 2 (3.57%) UMTS
4 1 (1.79%) RS-232
4 1 (1.79%) SNMP
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) GCC
3 2 (3.57%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.93%) Automotive
3 4 (7.14%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) Qt
2 6 (10.71%) JNI
2 6 (10.71%) Yocto
3 4 (7.14%) Qt Quick
4 2 (3.57%) GStreamer
4 2 (3.57%) HEVC
4 2 (3.57%) OpenEmbedded
4 2 (3.57%) OpenGL
4 2 (3.57%) QML
5 1 (1.79%) .NET
5 1 (1.79%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Device Driver
2 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.71%) EMV
3 6 (10.71%) EPoS
3 6 (10.71%) Smartcard
4 5 (8.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (5.36%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.57%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (76.79%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (16.07%) Android
4 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (89.29%) Software Engineering
2 15 (26.79%) Device Driver Development
3 10 (17.86%) Open Source
4 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.07%) Scrum
4 9 (16.07%) SDLC
5 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.71%) Embedded Software Development
5 6 (10.71%) Project Planning
6 5 (8.93%) Open Source Development
7 4 (7.14%) Telematics
8 3 (5.36%) Integration Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
8 3 (5.36%) Project Management
8 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.57%) Code Coverage
9 2 (3.57%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.57%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 51 (91.07%) C
2 38 (67.86%) C++
3 27 (48.21%) Embedded C
4 18 (32.14%) Embedded C++
5 11 (19.64%) Java
6 9 (16.07%) Python
7 7 (12.50%) C#
8 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.57%) Perl
10 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) JTAG
2 2 (3.57%) MISRA
2 2 (3.57%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (1.79%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Cobbler
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Dell
1 6 (10.71%) HP
2 4 (7.14%) Xilinx
3 2 (3.57%) Altera
3 2 (3.57%) Wind River
4 1 (1.79%) Atmel
4 1 (1.79%) BT
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat