The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 858 823 829
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +6
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 16 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.026% 0.044%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.055% 0.095% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 38
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
VxWorks
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28882 27362 30831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.94% 27.53% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24189 23439 26648
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VxWorks across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in England

VxWorks
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VxWorks across the England region.

VxWorks Salary Trend in England

VxWorks
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -14 7 £45,000 +12.50%
South West -22 4 £42,500 -15.00% 2
North West -25 2 £45,000 -10.00% 2
South East -37 2 £46,250 -7.50% 3
London -5 1 £47,500 -5.00%
VxWorks
UK

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VxWorks also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VxWorks.

1 38 (88.37%) C++
2 30 (69.77%) Linux
2 30 (69.77%) Software Engineering
3 29 (67.44%) C
4 26 (60.47%) Windows
5 23 (53.49%) UML
6 21 (48.84%) OO
7 19 (44.19%) Degree
8 17 (39.53%) C#
9 16 (37.21%) Rational DOORS
10 13 (30.23%) Ada
11 12 (27.91%) Aerospace
11 12 (27.91%) DO-178B
11 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
11 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
12 11 (25.58%) Embedded Systems
12 11 (25.58%) Military
13 10 (23.26%) Device Driver
13 10 (23.26%) Avionics
14 9 (20.93%) Communications Security
14 9 (20.93%) Requirements Management
14 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
14 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
14 9 (20.93%) Integration Testing
14 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (20.93%) Software Testing
14 9 (20.93%) Information Management
14 9 (20.93%) JSF
14 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
14 9 (20.93%) Electronics

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VxWorks also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VxWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
1 4 (9.30%) Wireless
2 1 (2.33%) LTE
2 1 (2.33%) RTP
2 1 (2.33%) ASN.1
2 1 (2.33%) FTP
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) UMTS
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (18.60%) ClearCase
2 8 (18.60%) Subversion
2 8 (18.60%) Bugzilla
3 7 (16.28%) Maven
3 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
3 7 (16.28%) Eclipse
3 7 (16.28%) Ant
4 4 (9.30%) PVCS
4 4 (9.30%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (2.33%) VectorCAST
5 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (27.91%) Aerospace
2 11 (25.58%) Military
3 10 (23.26%) Avionics
4 9 (20.93%) Electronics
4 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
5 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Software Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Team Leader
5 4 (9.30%) Software Team Leader
5 4 (9.30%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Real Time Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Programmer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) JSF
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) Spring
2 7 (16.28%) ICEfaces
3 6 (13.95%) Middleware
4 3 (6.98%) XML
5 2 (4.65%) WPF
6 1 (2.33%) Flash
6 1 (2.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (23.26%) Device Driver
3 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
3 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
3 9 (20.93%) Chip and PIN
4 5 (11.63%) CAN bus
4 5 (11.63%) Firmware
5 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Linux
2 26 (60.47%) Windows
3 7 (16.28%) LynxOS
3 7 (16.28%) UNIX
4 5 (11.63%) Nucleus RTOS
4 5 (11.63%) Windows CE
5 1 (2.33%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Software Engineering
2 23 (53.49%) UML
3 21 (48.84%) OO
4 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
5 9 (20.93%) Communications Security
5 9 (20.93%) Requirements Management
5 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
5 9 (20.93%) Integration Testing
5 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (20.93%) Software Testing
5 9 (20.93%) Information Management
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.93%) Project Management
6 8 (18.60%) TDD
7 7 (16.28%) MODAF
7 7 (16.28%) RUP
8 6 (13.95%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (11.63%) SysML
9 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
9 5 (11.63%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) C++
2 29 (67.44%) C
3 17 (39.53%) C#
4 13 (30.23%) Ada
5 7 (16.28%) MATLAB
5 7 (16.28%) Python
5 7 (16.28%) Embedded C
5 7 (16.28%) Embedded C++
5 7 (16.28%) Java
5 7 (16.28%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) C++/CLI
6 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) Degree
2 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) DO-178B
2 3 (6.98%) IEC 61508
2 3 (6.98%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) QNX
2 7 (16.28%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Borland
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