Embedded Linux Jobs in the South East

Embedded Linux
England > South East

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East requiring Embedded Linux skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Embedded Linux over the 6 months leading up to 20 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
20 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 326 325 417
Rank change year-on-year -1 +92 -41
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 78 52 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.68% 2.06% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 73 34 45
10th Percentile £53,750 £32,500 £30,250
25th Percentile £67,500 £50,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile - £76,750 £74,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £59,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +14.41% -1.67% +9.09%

All Operating Systems
South East

Embedded Linux falls under the Operating Systems category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring operating system skills in the South East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,906 2,523 4,431
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 15.59% 19.01% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,274 1,795 2,761
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% -8.42% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £71,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +5.00%

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Embedded Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Linux in the South East

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Embedded Linux in the South East over the 6 months to 20 June 2024.

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 6 months to 20 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -30 43 £80,000 +23.08% 4
Thames Valley +5 22 £70,000 +16.67% 3
Berkshire - 21 £70,000 - 2
Surrey -3 13 £80,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire -21 1 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Embedded Linux
England

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Simulink
2 1 (1.28%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.23%) Wireless
2 4 (5.13%) 5G
3 2 (2.56%) 3GPP
3 2 (2.56%) MQTT
3 2 (2.56%) RS-485
4 1 (1.28%) 4G
4 1 (1.28%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.28%) DHCP
4 1 (1.28%) DNS
4 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.28%) LoRaWAN
4 1 (1.28%) Modbus
4 1 (1.28%) RS-232
4 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.28%) VLAN
4 1 (1.28%) VPN
4 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Git
1 5 (6.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.28%) GDB
2 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (41.03%) Social Skills
2 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.85%) Electronics
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 50 (64.10%) Software Engineer
2 45 (57.69%) Embedded Engineer
3 43 (55.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 38 (48.72%) Senior
5 35 (44.87%) Senior Embedded Engineer
5 35 (44.87%) Senior Software Engineer
6 33 (42.31%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 25 (32.05%) Developer
7 25 (32.05%) Embedded Developer
8 22 (28.21%) Embedded Software Developer
8 22 (28.21%) Software Developer
9 12 (15.38%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 12 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (12.82%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
11 6 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
11 6 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
12 5 (6.41%) Embedded C Software Engineer
12 5 (6.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 4 (5.13%) C++ Software Engineer
13 4 (5.13%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Yocto
2 1 (1.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (1.28%) HTML
2 1 (1.28%) HTML5
2 1 (1.28%) JSON
2 1 (1.28%) React
2 1 (1.28%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.92%) IoT
2 11 (14.10%) Device Driver
3 10 (12.82%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (10.26%) Algorithms
5 5 (6.41%) SIMD
6 4 (5.13%) CCTV
7 2 (2.56%) FPGA
8 1 (1.28%) Distributed Computing
8 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.28%) NB-IoT
8 1 (1.28%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (97.44%) Software Engineering
2 31 (39.74%) Signal Processing
3 29 (37.18%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (34.62%) Embedded Software Development
5 26 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 26 (33.33%) DevOps
6 24 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (29.49%) Code Quality
7 23 (29.49%) Computer Science
8 22 (28.21%) Collaborative Working
8 22 (28.21%) Machine Learning
8 22 (28.21%) System Testing
9 9 (11.54%) Agile
10 7 (8.97%) Device Driver Development
10 7 (8.97%) Mathematics
10 7 (8.97%) Technical Leadership
11 6 (7.69%) TDD
12 4 (5.13%) BDD
12 4 (5.13%) Computer Vision
12 4 (5.13%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.82%) C
2 42 (53.85%) C++
3 32 (41.03%) Python
4 23 (29.49%) Java
5 8 (10.26%) Embedded C
6 4 (5.13%) Assembly Language
6 4 (5.13%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.28%) Bash
7 1 (1.28%) C#
7 1 (1.28%) Perl
7 1 (1.28%) Ruby
7 1 (1.28%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 35 (44.87%) Degree
2 23 (29.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (28.21%) DV Cleared
3 22 (28.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Embedded Firmware
1 3 (3.85%) Firmware
2 1 (1.28%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Xilinx
2 1 (1.28%) Atmel
2 1 (1.28%) EMC
2 1 (1.28%) Freescale
2 1 (1.28%) Intel
2 1 (1.28%) SAP