The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 348 423 452
Rank change year-on-year +75 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 32 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.75% 0.35% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 31
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4250 5454 6293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.91% 29.92% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3625 4753 5311
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux in the South East

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Linux in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Linux in the South East

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +34 16 £50,750 +45.00% 4
Berkshire +28 9 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Kent +10 2 £40,500 +8.00%
Surrey - 2 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire +10 1 £50,000 -13.04%
West Sussex +5 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire -13 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Embedded Linux
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (95.00%) C++
2 38 (95.00%) C
3 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 16 (40.00%) Embedded C
5 15 (37.50%) Embedded C++
6 14 (35.00%) Degree
7 13 (32.50%) Computer Science
8 10 (25.00%) Algorithms
9 9 (22.50%) Image Processing
9 9 (22.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (22.50%) Automotive
9 9 (22.50%) Electronics
9 9 (22.50%) Python
10 8 (20.00%) HTML
10 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
10 8 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (20.00%) REST
11 7 (17.50%) Internet of Things
11 7 (17.50%) JSON
11 7 (17.50%) Java
12 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (15.00%) 3G
12 6 (15.00%) LTE
13 5 (12.50%) Altera
13 5 (12.50%) 4G
13 5 (12.50%) Xilinx
13 5 (12.50%) VHDL
13 5 (12.50%) Verilog
13 5 (12.50%) Telecoms

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) 3G
1 6 (15.00%) LTE
2 5 (12.50%) 4G
3 3 (7.50%) Wireless
4 1 (2.50%) 2G
4 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
4 1 (2.50%) Modbus
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (22.50%) Automotive
1 9 (22.50%) Electronics
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Embedded Engineer
1 23 (57.50%) Software Engineer
2 19 (47.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) C Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C/C++ Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C++ Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Embedded C Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Embedded Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Linux Developer
5 5 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Embedded Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) HTML
1 8 (20.00%) REST
2 7 (17.50%) JSON
3 3 (7.50%) Qt
4 2 (5.00%) MFC
4 2 (5.00%) WPF
5 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.50%) Node.js
5 1 (2.50%) POSIX
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Computer Science
2 10 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 9 (22.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (17.50%) Internet of Things
6 5 (12.50%) Verilog
6 5 (12.50%) VHDL
7 2 (5.00%) Contactless
7 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
7 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (5.00%) Smart Energy
8 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Debian
4 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (22.50%) Image Processing
3 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (10.00%) Linux Kernel Development
4 4 (10.00%) OO
4 4 (10.00%) UML
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) FPGA Design
5 3 (7.50%) OOD
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Machine Learning
6 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.00%) SOLID
6 2 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (2.50%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.50%) Security Management
7 1 (2.50%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) C
1 38 (95.00%) C++
2 16 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 15 (37.50%) Embedded C++
4 9 (22.50%) Python
5 7 (17.50%) Java
6 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.50%) C#
8 2 (5.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Altera
1 5 (12.50%) Xilinx
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum GBP 50k +Many benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago