Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 139 154
Rank change year-on-year +21 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.72% 0.061% 0.047%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.38% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £39,875 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £52,625 £47,500 £43,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.57% +16.67% -11.76%

Embedded Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 505 492 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 30.11% 30.24% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 381 422 585
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,875 £62,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.11%

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Embedded Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Linux in Gloucestershire

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux in Gloucestershire

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Linux in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Linux in Gloucestershire

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
Cheltenham - 6 - - 1
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
Embedded Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing Embedded Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Embedded C
3 10 (83.33%) Test Strategy
4 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Electronics
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (50.00%) Tcl
5 6 (50.00%) HTTP
5 6 (50.00%) MS Visio
5 6 (50.00%) C#
5 6 (50.00%) C++
5 6 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (50.00%) Perl
5 6 (50.00%) CAN bus
5 6 (50.00%) Post-Production
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Degree
6 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
6 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (41.67%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (41.67%) Embedded C++
6 5 (41.67%) Firmware
6 5 (41.67%) Aerospace
6 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (58.33%) Electronics
2 5 (41.67%) Aerospace
2 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (41.67%) Military
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Firmware Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) STL
1 4 (33.33%) Yocto
2 1 (8.33%) Qt
2 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) CAN bus
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 4 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Post-Production
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) OOD
5 4 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) UML
5 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 11 (91.67%) Embedded C
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) Tcl
4 5 (41.67%) Embedded C++
5 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft