Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 201 216
Rank change year-on-year -24 +15 +22
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 2 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.037% 0.41% 0.038%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 1.92% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £39,750 £32,125 £37,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £50,375 £42,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -12.28%

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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,194 1,198 1,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 22.24% 21.55% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 766 796 742
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Linux in Scotland

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux in Scotland

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Edinburgh -5 2 £41,500 +7.10%
Embedded Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Modbus
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 61131
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Modbus
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 61131