The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 759 858 857
Rank change year-on-year +99 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 103 56 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.061% 0.097%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% 0.24% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 93 54 98
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,450 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21163 23514 27738
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 25.26% 25.45% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17535 20294 23483
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux in England

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Linux in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Linux in England

Embedded Linux
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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 +43 40 £45,000 -
South East +68 32 £50,000 +33.33% 6
South West - 11 £45,000 - 3
East of England +3 9 £40,000 -15.78% 7
East Midlands +24 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
London +14 6 - - 2
West Midlands +8 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
North West -51 1 £37,500 - 2
Embedded Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 England region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 219 (100.00%) Linux
2 203 (92.69%) C++
3 191 (87.21%) C
4 180 (82.19%) Software Engineering
5 97 (44.29%) Degree
6 94 (42.92%) HTML
7 83 (37.90%) Java
8 80 (36.53%) Embedded C
9 78 (35.62%) Git (software)
10 77 (35.16%) Python
11 71 (32.42%) Visual Studio
12 69 (31.51%) Embedded C++
13 67 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
14 63 (28.77%) OO
14 63 (28.77%) Windows
14 63 (28.77%) Android
15 59 (26.94%) SQL
16 58 (26.48%) SDLC
17 57 (26.03%) JavaScript
18 53 (24.20%) JIRA
19 52 (23.74%) Ethernet
20 51 (23.29%) Firmware
20 51 (23.29%) Electronics
21 50 (22.83%) Device Driver
21 50 (22.83%) Windows Embedded Compact
21 50 (22.83%) Eclipse
22 49 (22.37%) Android Studio
23 48 (21.92%) Subversion
24 46 (21.00%) Waterfall
25 43 (19.63%) Computer Science

Embedded Linux
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (23.74%) Ethernet
2 28 (12.79%) TCP/IP
3 17 (7.76%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (6.85%) Internet
5 12 (5.48%) Bluetooth
6 11 (5.02%) NFC
7 10 (4.57%) ZigBee
8 7 (3.20%) 3G
9 6 (2.74%) DVB
9 6 (2.74%) GPRS
9 6 (2.74%) GSM
9 6 (2.74%) LTE
9 6 (2.74%) UMTS
9 6 (2.74%) VoIP
9 6 (2.74%) Wireless
9 6 (2.74%) WLAN
10 5 (2.28%) 4G
11 3 (1.37%) Modbus
11 3 (1.37%) RS-485
12 2 (0.91%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.22%) MySQL
2 2 (0.91%) Big Data
3 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 78 (35.62%) Git (software)
2 71 (32.42%) Visual Studio
3 53 (24.20%) JIRA
4 50 (22.83%) Eclipse
5 49 (22.37%) Android Studio
6 48 (21.92%) Subversion
7 6 (2.74%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.91%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
General
1 51 (23.29%) Electronics
2 34 (15.53%) Automotive
2 34 (15.53%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.02%) Multimedia
4 8 (3.65%) Finance
5 7 (3.20%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.28%) Retail
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 151 (68.95%) Software Engineer
2 129 (58.90%) Embedded Engineer
3 92 (42.01%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 53 (24.20%) Linux Engineer
5 49 (22.37%) C++ Software Engineer
6 48 (21.92%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 40 (18.26%) Developer
8 37 (16.89%) Embedded Developer
9 31 (14.16%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 30 (13.70%) Embedded C Engineer
11 28 (12.79%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 27 (12.33%) C Software Engineer
12 27 (12.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
13 25 (11.42%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 23 (10.50%) Linux Developer
15 21 (9.59%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
16 20 (9.13%) Embedded C Software Engineer
17 19 (8.68%) Lead Software Engineer
18 18 (8.22%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
18 18 (8.22%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (42.92%) HTML
2 28 (12.79%) Qt
3 26 (11.87%) .NET
4 20 (9.13%) SOAP
5 13 (5.94%) Qt Quick
6 10 (4.57%) REST
7 7 (3.20%) JSON
7 7 (3.20%) Middleware
8 6 (2.74%) BREW
8 6 (2.74%) Flash
8 6 (2.74%) J2ME
8 6 (2.74%) OpenAL
8 6 (2.74%) OpenCL
8 6 (2.74%) OpenGL
8 6 (2.74%) Series 60
8 6 (2.74%) SVG
8 6 (2.74%) UIQ
9 5 (2.28%) Yocto
10 2 (0.91%) MFC
10 2 (0.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (22.83%) Device Driver
2 43 (19.63%) Computer Science
3 31 (14.16%) Algorithms
4 30 (13.70%) Embedded Systems
5 18 (8.22%) Internet of Things
6 11 (5.02%) iPhone
7 10 (4.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 9 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (3.65%) Smart Home
10 7 (3.20%) Contactless
11 6 (2.74%) MPEG
11 6 (2.74%) Smartphone
12 5 (2.28%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (2.28%) Client/Server
12 5 (2.28%) EMV
12 5 (2.28%) Home Automation
12 5 (2.28%) Raspberry Pi
12 5 (2.28%) Verilog
12 5 (2.28%) VHDL
13 3 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 219 (100.00%) Linux
2 63 (28.77%) Android
2 63 (28.77%) Windows
3 50 (22.83%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 13 (5.94%) Unix
5 6 (2.74%) Nucleus RTOS
5 6 (2.74%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.74%) Windows 8
5 6 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (2.28%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.91%) ThreadX
8 1 (0.46%) Debian
8 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.46%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (82.19%) Software Engineering
2 67 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (28.77%) OO
4 58 (26.48%) SDLC
5 46 (21.00%) Waterfall
6 25 (11.42%) Device Driver Development
7 24 (10.96%) Validation
8 16 (7.31%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 16 (7.31%) Embedded Software Development
9 15 (6.85%) Feasibility Study
10 13 (5.94%) Linux Kernel Development
10 13 (5.94%) Telematics
11 12 (5.48%) Mathematics
12 11 (5.02%) Mentoring
13 10 (4.57%) Defect Tracking
13 10 (4.57%) OOP
14 9 (4.11%) Configuration Management
14 9 (4.11%) Image Processing
14 9 (4.11%) Integration Testing
15 8 (3.65%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 203 (92.69%) C++
2 191 (87.21%) C
3 83 (37.90%) Java
4 80 (36.53%) Embedded C
5 77 (35.16%) Python
6 69 (31.51%) Embedded C++
7 59 (26.94%) SQL
8 57 (26.03%) JavaScript
9 38 (17.35%) PHP
10 19 (8.68%) Bash Shell
11 15 (6.85%) VB
12 10 (4.57%) C#
13 5 (2.28%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.83%) VB6
15 3 (1.37%) Perl
16 2 (0.91%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 97 (44.29%) Degree
2 26 (11.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.11%) HNC
3 9 (4.11%) HND
3 9 (4.11%) Master's Degree
4 6 (2.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.11%) QA
2 2 (0.91%) IEC 61131
2 2 (0.91%) JTAG
3 1 (0.46%) MISRA
3 1 (0.46%) MISRA C
System Software
1 51 (23.29%) Firmware
2 2 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Ansible
1 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (2.74%) Intel
1 6 (2.74%) Symbian
1 6 (2.74%) Xilinx
2 5 (2.28%) Altera
3 2 (0.91%) Freescale
4 1 (0.46%) Assembla
4 1 (0.46%) Lauterbach
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.46%) SAP
4 1 (0.46%) Signiant
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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