The median annual salary for a Embedded Linux Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Linux Software Engineer
UK
Rank 842 939 941
Rank change year-on-year +97 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Linux Software Engineer 15 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.009% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.009% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 16
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,900 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - -13.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Embedded Linux Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Linux Software Engineer in the UK

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux Software Engineer in the UK

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Linux Software Engineer over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Linux Software Engineer in the UK

Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +105 11 £40,000 -3.61% 5
East of England +24 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Scotland +22 4 £38,750 +23.01% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £37,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £37,500 -
Edinburgh -2 2 £38,750 +23.01%
North West -15 2 - - 1
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 - 1
Derby - 2 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester - 2 - -
Hampshire - 1 £38,500 - 1
Bristol - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
South East - 1 £38,500 - 2
South West - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £38,500 -
Barnsley - 1 £42,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Oldham - 1 - -

Embedded Linux Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Embedded Linux Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Embedded Linux Software Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (81.48%) C
3 19 (70.37%) C++
4 18 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
5 13 (48.15%) Embedded C
6 12 (44.44%) Device Driver
7 10 (37.04%) Embedded C++
8 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 8 (29.63%) Degree
9 8 (29.63%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (22.22%) Freescale
10 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
10 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
10 6 (22.22%) Internet
10 6 (22.22%) Python
11 5 (18.52%) Device Driver Development
11 5 (18.52%) RS-485
12 4 (14.81%) Defect Tracking
12 4 (14.81%) Memory Management
12 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
12 4 (14.81%) Electronics
12 4 (14.81%) Workflow
12 4 (14.81%) QA
12 4 (14.81%) Software Architecture
12 4 (14.81%) Android
13 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
13 3 (11.11%) Qt
13 3 (11.11%) Windows

Embedded Linux Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (22.22%) Internet
3 5 (18.52%) RS-485
4 2 (7.41%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) Modbus
5 1 (3.70%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (14.81%) Electronics
1 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Qt
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) Qt Quick
2 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) WPF
3 1 (3.70%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Device Driver
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (7.41%) Home Automation
4 1 (3.70%) Arduino
4 1 (3.70%) CAN bus
4 1 (3.70%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (3.70%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Android
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (7.41%) Unix
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (29.63%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 5 (18.52%) Device Driver Development
5 4 (14.81%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (14.81%) Memory Management
5 4 (14.81%) Software Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) Machine Learning
6 2 (7.41%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (7.41%) Signal Processing
6 2 (7.41%) Telematics
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Kernel Development
7 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C
2 19 (70.37%) C++
3 13 (48.15%) Embedded C
4 10 (37.04%) Embedded C++
5 6 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) Assembly Language
6 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) MISRA
2 1 (3.70%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Freescale
2 1 (3.70%) EMC
2 1 (3.70%) Renesas
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