Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 794 810 867
Rank change year-on-year +16 +57 +1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 16 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.023% 0.014% 0.020%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.094% 0.057% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 13
London median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +38.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -19.35% -2.11%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 17,093 17,420 22,662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 24.33% 24.68% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13,707 15,027 19,446
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,981 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Linux in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Linux in London

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the London region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Central London - 8 - - 1
South London - 3 £50,000 - 1
West London +14 1 £77,500 +76.14%
East London - 1 £45,000 - 1
Embedded Linux
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) C
3 13 (81.25%) C++
4 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (68.75%) STB
6 10 (62.50%) Python
7 9 (56.25%) Digital TV
7 9 (56.25%) DVB
7 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
7 9 (56.25%) IPTV
7 9 (56.25%) Multithreading
8 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
8 8 (50.00%) JIRA
8 8 (50.00%) Qt
8 8 (50.00%) Media Streaming
8 8 (50.00%) Open Source
8 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (50.00%) Subversion
8 8 (50.00%) Cryptography
8 8 (50.00%) Multimedia
8 8 (50.00%) OpenGL
8 8 (50.00%) DRM
8 8 (50.00%) BT
8 8 (50.00%) Validation
8 8 (50.00%) BBC
8 8 (50.00%) MPEG
8 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (50.00%) CA
8 8 (50.00%) Apple
8 8 (50.00%) D-Bus

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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DVB
2 4 (25.00%) HbbTV
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (50.00%) JIRA
1 8 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (18.75%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) D-Bus
1 8 (50.00%) GStreamer
1 8 (50.00%) HEVC
1 8 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 8 (50.00%) Qt
2 4 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
2 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 4 (25.00%) RESTful
2 4 (25.00%) Wayland
2 4 (25.00%) XMPP
3 3 (18.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) STB
2 9 (56.25%) Digital TV
2 9 (56.25%) IPTV
3 8 (50.00%) BBC
3 8 (50.00%) Media Streaming
3 8 (50.00%) MPEG
4 3 (18.75%) Augmented Reality
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (6.25%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Multithreading
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 8 (50.00%) Cryptography
3 8 (50.00%) DRM
3 8 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 8 (50.00%) Open Source
3 8 (50.00%) Validation
4 5 (31.25%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (18.75%) Game Development
6 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Image Processing
7 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
7 1 (6.25%) Physics
7 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) System Testing
7 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C
2 13 (81.25%) C++
3 10 (62.50%) Python
4 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (12.50%) Java
8 1 (6.25%) Perl
8 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) OIPF
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) systemd
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Apple
1 8 (50.00%) Arqiva
1 8 (50.00%) BT
1 8 (50.00%) CA
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Broadcom