The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 644 638
Rank change year-on-year +59 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 2 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.016% 0.021%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.024% 0.063% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 8
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.88% -3.74%  
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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8240 11175 12068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.32% 26.28% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6992 9572 10325
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Product Management
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (50.00%) Yocto
4 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
4 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Product Management
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source Development
3 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware