The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 - 242
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 11 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.21% - 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.84% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 7
Median salary £45,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £46,000
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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1313 1337 1884
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.74% 25.85% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1119 1159 1593
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux in the South West

Embedded Linux
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for Embedded Linux in the South West

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Dorset - 8 £45,000 - 2
Bristol - 3 £42,500 - 1
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 West region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (88.89%) C++
3 18 (66.67%) Degree
4 15 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 15 (55.56%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (55.56%) C
4 15 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (48.15%) Embedded C++
6 11 (40.74%) Unix
6 11 (40.74%) Embedded Software Development
7 9 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 9 (33.33%) OOP
7 9 (33.33%) OO
7 9 (33.33%) Manufacturing
7 9 (33.33%) SDLC
7 9 (33.33%) Master's Degree
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
9 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
9 7 (25.93%) Defect Tracking
10 6 (22.22%) QA
10 6 (22.22%) Electronics
10 6 (22.22%) Embedded C
10 6 (22.22%) Java
10 6 (22.22%) Post-Production
11 5 (18.52%) .NET
11 5 (18.52%) Open Source
12 4 (14.81%) Device Driver
12 4 (14.81%) Device Driver Development
13 3 (11.11%) Windows

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (7.41%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.70%) Modbus
2 1 (3.70%) Profibus
2 1 (3.70%) RFID
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 9 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 6 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Software Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Embedded Engineer
3 12 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Junior
4 8 (29.63%) Junior Software Engineer
5 7 (25.93%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 3 (11.11%) Graduate
8 3 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (11.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (7.41%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 2 (7.41%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (7.41%) Junior Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) Qt
2 1 (3.70%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 15 (55.56%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (14.81%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.70%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) ThreadX
5 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 9 (33.33%) OO
3 9 (33.33%) OOP
3 9 (33.33%) SDLC
4 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
4 7 (25.93%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (22.22%) Post-Production
6 5 (18.52%) Open Source
7 4 (14.81%) Device Driver Development
8 3 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
8 3 (11.11%) Signal Processing
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.70%) Issue Tracking
9 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C++
2 15 (55.56%) C
3 13 (48.15%) Embedded C++
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) Embedded C
5 6 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Degree
2 15 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (33.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) MISRA
2 1 (3.70%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Signiant
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago