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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Linux
UK / England
Rank 719 855 884
Rank change year-on-year +136 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 118 74 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.076% 0.052%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.62% 0.29% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 81 62 44
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,750 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 19007 25424 27048
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 23.83% 26.25% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16087 21571 22814
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 25 March 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 25 March 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
North West +24 48 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Yorkshire - 29 £38,750 - 3
South West +22 16 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East of England +26 13 £48,750 +2.63% 1
South East +60 8 £55,000 +22.22% 6
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 - 1
London +67 1 £62,500 +38.88%
West Midlands +24 1 £41,500 -5.68%
Embedded Linux
UK

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Linux
2 160 (90.40%) C++
3 150 (84.75%) Software Engineering
4 143 (80.79%) C
5 79 (44.63%) Degree
6 67 (37.85%) Embedded C
7 65 (36.72%) Git (software)
8 63 (35.59%) HTML
9 51 (28.81%) Embedded C++
10 48 (27.12%) Python
11 47 (26.55%) Java
11 47 (26.55%) Visual Studio
12 45 (25.42%) OO
13 42 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (23.16%) Electronics
15 40 (22.60%) PHP
16 39 (22.03%) Windows
16 39 (22.03%) Firmware
16 39 (22.03%) Device Driver
17 38 (21.47%) Android
17 38 (21.47%) SDLC
18 36 (20.34%) SQL
19 35 (19.77%) Validation
20 34 (19.21%) TCP/IP
20 34 (19.21%) Computer Science
21 33 (18.64%) Subversion
21 33 (18.64%) Manufacturing
22 32 (18.08%) Algorithms
23 31 (17.51%) Embedded Systems
24 29 (16.38%) JIRA

Embedded Linux
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.56%) Apache
1 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Simulink
2 1 (0.56%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.56%) Mathcad
2 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.56%) Office 365
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.21%) TCP/IP
2 24 (13.56%) Ethernet
3 15 (8.47%) Internet
4 14 (7.91%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (5.08%) Bluetooth
6 8 (4.52%) VoIP
7 7 (3.95%) GPRS
7 7 (3.95%) GSM
7 7 (3.95%) ZigBee
8 6 (3.39%) DVB
8 6 (3.39%) NFC
8 6 (3.39%) UMTS
8 6 (3.39%) WLAN
9 5 (2.82%) RS-485
10 2 (1.13%) Modbus
10 2 (1.13%) Wireless
11 1 (0.56%) 3G
11 1 (0.56%) DNS
11 1 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.30%) MySQL
2 2 (1.13%) Big Data
3 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 65 (36.72%) Git (software)
2 47 (26.55%) Visual Studio
3 33 (18.64%) Subversion
4 29 (16.38%) JIRA
5 25 (14.12%) Android Studio
5 25 (14.12%) Eclipse
6 7 (3.95%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.69%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.56%) C++Builder
8 1 (0.56%) CMake
8 1 (0.56%) CppUnit
8 1 (0.56%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 41 (23.16%) Electronics
2 33 (18.64%) Manufacturing
3 13 (7.34%) Automotive
4 12 (6.78%) Multimedia
5 9 (5.08%) Finance
6 4 (2.26%) Retail
7 2 (1.13%) Games
7 2 (1.13%) Military
8 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.56%) Avionics
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
8 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 115 (64.97%) Software Engineer
2 97 (54.80%) Embedded Engineer
3 62 (35.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 40 (22.60%) Linux Engineer
5 35 (19.77%) Developer
5 35 (19.77%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 34 (19.21%) C++ Software Engineer
7 28 (15.82%) Embedded Developer
8 22 (12.43%) C Software Engineer
8 22 (12.43%) Embedded C Engineer
8 22 (12.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 20 (11.30%) Linux Developer
10 19 (10.73%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 18 (10.17%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 16 (9.04%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
13 14 (7.91%) Embedded C Software Engineer
13 14 (7.91%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
14 13 (7.34%) C Developer
14 13 (7.34%) C++ Developer
15 12 (6.78%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (35.59%) HTML
2 25 (14.12%) .NET
3 24 (13.56%) Qt
4 21 (11.86%) SOAP
5 8 (4.52%) Yocto
6 7 (3.95%) Middleware
7 6 (3.39%) BREW
7 6 (3.39%) Flash
7 6 (3.39%) J2ME
7 6 (3.39%) OpenAL
7 6 (3.39%) OpenCL
7 6 (3.39%) OpenGL
7 6 (3.39%) Series 60
7 6 (3.39%) SVG
7 6 (3.39%) UIQ
8 4 (2.26%) REST
9 3 (1.69%) Qt Quick
10 2 (1.13%) JSON
10 2 (1.13%) MFC
10 2 (1.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (22.03%) Device Driver
2 34 (19.21%) Computer Science
3 32 (18.08%) Algorithms
4 31 (17.51%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (5.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (5.08%) Smartphone
6 8 (4.52%) Internet of Things
7 6 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.39%) iPhone
7 6 (3.39%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.39%) MPEG
8 5 (2.82%) Smart Home
9 3 (1.69%) RIA
10 1 (0.56%) CAN bus
10 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 177 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (22.03%) Windows
3 38 (21.47%) Android
4 25 (14.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 15 (8.47%) Unix
6 6 (3.39%) Nucleus RTOS
6 6 (3.39%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.39%) Windows 8
6 6 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.56%) CentOS
8 1 (0.56%) Debian
8 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (84.75%) Software Engineering
2 45 (25.42%) OO
3 42 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (21.47%) SDLC
5 35 (19.77%) Validation
6 23 (12.99%) Device Driver Development
7 22 (12.43%) Waterfall
8 19 (10.73%) Embedded Software Development
9 17 (9.60%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 16 (9.04%) Feasibility Study
11 15 (8.47%) Configuration Management
12 13 (7.34%) Mathematics
12 13 (7.34%) Mentoring
13 11 (6.21%) Integration Testing
13 11 (6.21%) OOP
13 11 (6.21%) UML
14 10 (5.65%) Defect Tracking
15 9 (5.08%) Multithreading
15 9 (5.08%) OOD
15 9 (5.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 160 (90.40%) C++
2 143 (80.79%) C
3 67 (37.85%) Embedded C
4 51 (28.81%) Embedded C++
5 48 (27.12%) Python
6 47 (26.55%) Java
7 40 (22.60%) PHP
8 36 (20.34%) SQL
9 26 (14.69%) JavaScript
10 16 (9.04%) Bash Shell
10 16 (9.04%) VB
11 13 (7.34%) C#
12 5 (2.82%) Ruby
13 4 (2.26%) Perl
13 4 (2.26%) VB6
14 2 (1.13%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.56%) ANSI C
15 1 (0.56%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 79 (44.63%) Degree
2 11 (6.21%) HNC
2 11 (6.21%) HND
3 5 (2.82%) PhD
3 5 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.56%) MISRA
2 1 (0.56%) MISRA C
System Software
1 39 (22.03%) Firmware
2 2 (1.13%) Docker
2 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) NFS
3 1 (0.56%) Samba
3 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.13%) Ansible
1 2 (1.13%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) Kibana
2 1 (0.56%) logstash
2 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (3.39%) Freescale
1 6 (3.39%) Intel
1 6 (3.39%) Symbian
2 2 (1.13%) VMware
3 1 (0.56%) Altera
3 1 (0.56%) Assembla
3 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.56%) Borland
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.56%) SAP
3 1 (0.56%) Sun
3 1 (0.56%) Xilinx
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: 45,000-50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oldham, Manchester
Easy Web Recruitment
Salary: Highly Competitive and negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable
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Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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