Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FreeRTOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FreeRTOS over the 6 months to 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FreeRTOS
UK
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 801 1025 1155
Rank change year-on-year +224 +130 +29
Permanent jobs citing FreeRTOS 10 69 50
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.047% 0.028%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.063% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 41 38
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £42,125 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,000 £61,250 £60,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +23.53%

FreeRTOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 15,881 33,455 40,716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.21% 22.92% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12,917 26,482 32,765
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% - +4.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% +2.47% +1.25%

FreeRTOS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FreeRTOS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FreeRTOS in the UK

FreeRTOS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing FreeRTOS.

Salary trend for FreeRTOS in the UK

FreeRTOS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing FreeRTOS over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for FreeRTOS in the UK

FreeRTOS
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FreeRTOS within the UK over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
England +219 10 £52,500 +6.60% 3
UK excluding London +216 10 £52,500 +5.00% 4
South East - 5 £55,000 - 1
South West +91 4 £50,000 - 1
North of England +152 1 £45,000 +50.00%
North West +115 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Work from Home +60 1 £60,000 +71.43%

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, IT jobs citing FreeRTOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for FreeRTOS.

1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) Embedded C
4 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) Firmware
5 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (20.00%) Validation
7 2 (20.00%) ThreadX
7 2 (20.00%) Electronics
7 2 (20.00%) 2G
7 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) 3G
7 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) MySQL
7 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 2 (20.00%) RS-232
7 2 (20.00%) SOLID
7 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (20.00%) 4G
8 1 (10.00%) SafeRTOS
8 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving

FreeRTOS
Co-occurring 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 2 (20.00%) 2G
1 2 (20.00%) 3G
1 2 (20.00%) 4G
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) RS-232
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (10.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (10.00%) Analogue Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) ThreadX
3 1 (10.00%) SafeRTOS
3 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) SOLID
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Architectural Design
5 1 (10.00%) Device Driver Development
5 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (10.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (10.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (10.00%) EMC
1 1 (10.00%) Freescale