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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Linux
England / South East
Rank 387 428 439
Rank change year-on-year +41 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 8 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.054% 0.14% 0.083%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.46% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 12
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £52,250
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 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 4119 5841 5951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.83% 30.33% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3551 5068 4988
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 March 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 March 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 +32 7 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Oxfordshire +3 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (92.86%) C++
3 23 (82.14%) C
3 23 (82.14%) Software Engineering
4 15 (53.57%) Embedded C
5 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
6 9 (32.14%) Embedded C++
6 9 (32.14%) Algorithms
6 9 (32.14%) Qt
6 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
6 9 (32.14%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (28.57%) Subversion
7 8 (28.57%) UML
7 8 (28.57%) Firmware
7 8 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (25.00%) OO
9 6 (21.43%) OOD
9 6 (21.43%) Validation
9 6 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (21.43%) Signal Processing
9 6 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (17.86%) Degree
10 5 (17.86%) Python
10 5 (17.86%) C#
11 4 (14.29%) Windows
12 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
12 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
12 3 (10.71%) Physics
12 3 (10.71%) Computer Science

Embedded Linux
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Simulink
2 1 (3.57%) Mathcad
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) Modbus
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (28.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) C++Builder
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.71%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Automotive
2 2 (7.14%) Military
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 20 (71.43%) Software Engineer
3 17 (60.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) C Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Embedded C Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Principal Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Qt
2 2 (7.14%) MFC
2 2 (7.14%) WPF
3 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) Node.js
3 1 (3.57%) POSIX
3 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Algorithms
1 9 (32.14%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.57%) Smart Energy
5 1 (3.57%) Verilog
5 1 (3.57%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Debian
4 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Software Engineering
2 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 8 (28.57%) UML
4 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (21.43%) OOD
5 6 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (21.43%) Signal Processing
5 6 (21.43%) Validation
6 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
6 3 (10.71%) Physics
6 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Image Processing
7 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Linux Kernel Development
8 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C++
2 23 (82.14%) C
3 15 (53.57%) Embedded C
4 9 (32.14%) Embedded C++
5 5 (17.86%) C#
5 5 (17.86%) Python
6 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
7 2 (7.14%) Java
7 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
7 2 (7.14%) Perl
8 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Altera
1 1 (3.57%) Borland
1 1 (3.57%) VMware
1 1 (3.57%) Xilinx
Windsor, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago