Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Linux
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 311 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +311
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 29 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.010% 0.25% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.048% 1.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 60 0
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
England median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% -

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

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2074 2335 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.39% 20.19% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1820 1942 1935
West Midlands median annual salary £35,785 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.24% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £53,831 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Embedded Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Linux in the West Midlands

Embedded Linux
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Embedded Linux in the West Midlands

Embedded Linux
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 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
Coventry -2 1 £40,000 +11.11%
Embedded Linux
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Yocto

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware