Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Yocto skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Yocto over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Yocto Project
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1165 1186 1283
Rank change year-on-year +21 +97 +31
Permanent jobs citing Yocto 33 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.017% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.044% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 33 44 17
UK median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,750 £42,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%

Yocto is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 71570 73527 82974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.15% 38.97% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59439 63800 70927
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Yocto
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Yocto as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Yocto in the UK

Yocto
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Yocto.

Salary trend for Yocto in the UK

Yocto
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Yocto over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Yocto in the UK

Yocto
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Yocto within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
UK excluding London +39 32 £42,500 +13.33% 4
England +45 30 £42,500 +13.33% 4
East of England +23 13 £53,500 +48.61% 2
South West +36 9 £42,500 +1.80% 2
South East - 6 £40,000 -
North of England +3 2 £39,250 +12.14%
Scotland -10 2 £41,250 +17.86%
Yorkshire +25 1 £43,500 +24.29%
East Midlands +22 1 £40,000 +11.11%
Midlands +14 1 £40,000 +6.67%
West Midlands 0 1 £40,000 +6.67%
North East - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Yocto also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Yocto.

1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (90.91%) Software Engineering
3 29 (87.88%) Embedded Linux
4 24 (72.73%) C++
5 17 (51.52%) C
6 14 (42.42%) Python
7 11 (33.33%) Wireless
8 10 (30.30%) Device Driver
8 10 (30.30%) 3G
8 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (30.30%) OpenVPN
8 10 (30.30%) Multithreading
8 10 (30.30%) 4G
8 10 (30.30%) Multithreaded Programming
9 9 (27.27%) Device Driver Development
9 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
10 7 (21.21%) Electronics
11 6 (18.18%) Open Source
11 6 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (15.15%) Marketing
12 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
12 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
12 5 (15.15%) Finance
12 5 (15.15%) Automotive
12 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
12 5 (15.15%) SAP
12 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (12.12%) OO
13 4 (12.12%) Scrum

Yocto
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 11 (33.33%) Wireless
2 10 (30.30%) 3G
2 10 (30.30%) 4G
2 10 (30.30%) OpenVPN
3 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.03%) Bluetooth
4 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.03%) GSM
4 1 (3.03%) RS-232
4 1 (3.03%) RS-485
4 1 (3.03%) SNMP
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) WAN
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) GoogleTest
3 3 (9.09%) GCC
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 7 (21.21%) Electronics
2 5 (15.15%) Automotive
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
2 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Military
3 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Software Engineer
2 15 (45.45%) Embedded Engineer
2 15 (45.45%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (39.39%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 11 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
5 10 (30.30%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (24.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (18.18%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 5 (15.15%) Developer
9 4 (12.12%) C++ Developer
10 2 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
11 1 (3.03%) C Software Engineer
11 1 (3.03%) Embedded C Engineer
11 1 (3.03%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 1 (3.03%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 1 (3.03%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 1 (3.03%) Embedded Software Developer
11 1 (3.03%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Qt
2 2 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (6.06%) GStreamer
2 2 (6.06%) OpenEmbedded
2 2 (6.06%) STL
3 1 (3.03%) Django
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Device Driver
2 6 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (87.88%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Multithreaded Programming
2 10 (30.30%) Multithreading
3 9 (27.27%) Device Driver Development
4 6 (18.18%) Open Source
5 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
6 4 (12.12%) OO
6 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 4 (12.12%) Software Architecture
6 4 (12.12%) TDD
6 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.09%) Linux Kernel Development
8 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
8 2 (6.06%) Physics
8 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.03%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) C++
2 17 (51.52%) C
3 14 (42.42%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.03%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.03%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Firmware
1 1 (3.03%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Cobbler
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) Wind River
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Sony