Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 154 142
Rank change year-on-year +38 -12 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.28% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.15% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,500 £36,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.66% -27.00% -
10th Percentile £41,800 £35,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £48,000 £40,650 £52,500
South West median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.67% -11.76% -22.73%

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 349 701 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 24.44% 32.77% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 266 606 423
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £22,625 £25,000 £25,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%

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
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 23 February 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
Tewkesbury -5 1 £43,000 +17.81% 1
Gloucester - 1 £45,000 -
Embedded Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) Yocto
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) STL
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) STL
1 2 (50.00%) Yocto
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Warfare
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Data Encryption
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EMC