Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Linux Kernel Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Kernel Development over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Kernel Development
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1134 1178 1243
Rank change year-on-year +44 +65 +33
Permanent jobs citing Linux Kernel Development 37 5 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.003% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.003% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 29
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.53% -29.17%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £61,000 £50,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +23.53% -29.17%

Linux Kernel Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151105 157230 178904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.94% 89.43% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 120692 131530 149553
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Linux Kernel Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Linux Kernel Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Kernel Development in England

Linux Kernel Development
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Linux Kernel Development in England

Linux Kernel Development
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Kernel Development in England over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Kernel Development in England

Linux Kernel Development
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Kernel Development within the England region over the 6 months to 12 December 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 +27 25 £52,500 -4.55% 5
South East +40 6 £50,000 +5.26%
London +1 5 £100,000 +166.67%
South West - 1 £22,500 -
Linux Kernel Development
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Linux Kernel Development 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 Linux Kernel Development.

1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (94.59%) C++
3 31 (83.78%) Software Engineering
4 29 (78.38%) C
4 29 (78.38%) Computer Science
5 25 (67.57%) Python
5 25 (67.57%) SQL
6 24 (64.86%) Mathematics
7 23 (62.16%) Embedded C
8 22 (59.46%) Embedded C++
9 21 (56.76%) Windows
10 17 (45.95%) Statistics
10 17 (45.95%) HTML
10 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
10 17 (45.95%) Physics
10 17 (45.95%) Embedded Systems
10 17 (45.95%) Life Science
11 12 (32.43%) Degree
12 8 (21.62%) OOD
12 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
12 8 (21.62%) OO
12 8 (21.62%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (21.62%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (13.51%) Algorithms
13 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
13 5 (13.51%) Android Development
13 5 (13.51%) iOS Development
13 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
13 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (13.51%) Android

Linux Kernel Development
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.62%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 5 (13.51%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineer
2 24 (64.86%) C++ Software Engineer
3 23 (62.16%) Embedded Engineer
4 18 (48.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 17 (45.95%) C Software Engineer
5 17 (45.95%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 17 (45.95%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (45.95%) Embedded C Engineer
5 17 (45.95%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 17 (45.95%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 17 (45.95%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (45.95%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 17 (45.95%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (35.14%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (18.92%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (18.92%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 7 (18.92%) Network Communications Engineer
7 7 (18.92%) Python Software Engineer
8 5 (13.51%) C/C++ Developer
8 5 (13.51%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (78.38%) Computer Science
2 17 (45.95%) Embedded Systems
2 17 (45.95%) Life Science
3 5 (13.51%) Algorithms
3 5 (13.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.70%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Windows
3 5 (13.51%) Android
3 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
3 5 (13.51%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) Software Engineering
2 24 (64.86%) Mathematics
3 17 (45.95%) Physics
3 17 (45.95%) Statistics
4 8 (21.62%) OO
4 8 (21.62%) OOD
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) Android Development
5 5 (13.51%) Computer Security
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (13.51%) Cryptography
5 5 (13.51%) Image Processing
5 5 (13.51%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.70%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) C++
2 29 (78.38%) C
3 25 (67.57%) Python
3 25 (67.57%) SQL
4 23 (62.16%) Embedded C
5 22 (59.46%) Embedded C++
6 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.70%) Java
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Atlassian