Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Yocto Project
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1146 1167 1262
Rank change year-on-year +21 +95 -4
Permanent jobs citing Yocto 33 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.012% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.047% 0.030% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 10
UK median annual salary £43,000 £36,750 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.01% -10.91% +3.13%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,750 £42,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.06% -10.00% -

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 70,282 69,416 78,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.41% 39.15% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 58,912 60,033 67,780
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,986
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Yocto in the UK

Yocto
Top 10 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 18 January 2018. 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 +22 32 £42,500 +18.06% 9
England +15 31 £43,000 +17.01% 11
East of England +14 12 £53,500 +48.61% 4
South East +46 8 £40,000 -5.88% 3
South West +1 8 £42,500 +3.66% 1
North of England -1 2 £39,250 +12.14%
Scotland -32 2 £41,250 -
Yorkshire +40 1 £43,500 +24.29%
London -10 1 £47,500 +7.95% 2
North East - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 27 (81.82%) Embedded Linux
3 27 (81.82%) C++
4 20 (60.61%) C
5 14 (42.42%) Python
6 11 (33.33%) Wireless
6 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
8 9 (27.27%) OpenVPN
8 9 (27.27%) 4G
8 9 (27.27%) Multithreading
8 9 (27.27%) Multithreaded Programming
8 9 (27.27%) Device Driver
8 9 (27.27%) 3G
9 7 (21.21%) Device Driver Development
10 6 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (18.18%) Degree
10 6 (18.18%) Electronics
11 5 (15.15%) Embedded C
11 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
11 5 (15.15%) TDD
11 5 (15.15%) GoogleTest
11 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
11 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
12 4 (12.12%) Open Source
12 4 (12.12%) GCC
12 4 (12.12%) OO
12 4 (12.12%) Java
12 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 9 (27.27%) 3G
2 9 (27.27%) 4G
2 9 (27.27%) OpenVPN
3 3 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.06%) Bluetooth
4 2 (6.06%) Modbus
4 2 (6.06%) VoIP
4 2 (6.06%) ZigBee
5 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.03%) GSM
5 1 (3.03%) RS-232
5 1 (3.03%) RS-485
5 1 (3.03%) SNMP
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) GoogleTest
3 4 (12.12%) GCC
4 2 (6.06%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (18.18%) Electronics
2 3 (9.09%) Automotive
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Military
3 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Embedded Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (39.39%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 10 (30.30%) Python Software Engineer
5 9 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (24.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (18.18%) C++ Developer
7 6 (18.18%) Developer
8 5 (15.15%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
9 4 (12.12%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (12.12%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) Kernel Engineer
11 2 (6.06%) C Software Engineer
11 2 (6.06%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 2 (6.06%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (6.06%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) OpenEmbedded
1 3 (9.09%) Qt
2 2 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (6.06%) GStreamer
2 2 (6.06%) Node.js
2 2 (6.06%) STL
3 1 (3.03%) Django
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Device Driver
2 6 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (81.82%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Android
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.06%) Windows
5 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Multithreaded Programming
3 9 (27.27%) Multithreading
4 7 (21.21%) Device Driver Development
5 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
5 5 (15.15%) TDD
5 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
6 4 (12.12%) OO
6 4 (12.12%) Open Source
6 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (9.09%) Linux Kernel Development
7 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Feasibility Study
8 1 (3.03%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (3.03%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C++
2 20 (60.61%) C
3 14 (42.42%) Python
4 5 (15.15%) Embedded C
5 4 (12.12%) Java
6 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++
7 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Cobbler
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 3 (9.09%) SAP
1 3 (9.09%) Wind River
2 1 (3.03%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Sony