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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 804 832 805
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -27
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 33 21 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.022% 0.064%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.078% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 57
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
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
26898 26835 29034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.69% 27.61% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22783 22316 25121
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VxWorks across the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

VxWorks Salary Histogram 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 January 2015. 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
South East -10 18 £42,500 -5.55%
West Midlands - 6 - - 3
East Midlands - 4 - - 3
East of England -10 2 £35,000 +7.69%
North West - 2 £47,500 - 1
South West -22 1 - -
VxWorks
UK

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 41 (82.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (78.00%) C++
3 35 (70.00%) C
4 27 (54.00%) Embedded C
5 24 (48.00%) Embedded Systems
6 22 (44.00%) OO
7 21 (42.00%) UML
8 18 (36.00%) Embedded C++
9 15 (30.00%) OOD
9 15 (30.00%) Degree
10 14 (28.00%) Linux
10 14 (28.00%) Electronics
11 13 (26.00%) XML
12 12 (24.00%) C#
13 11 (22.00%) Rational DOORS
14 10 (20.00%) Windows
15 9 (18.00%) IEC 61508
16 8 (16.00%) DO-178B
17 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
17 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (14.00%) Subversion
18 6 (12.00%) Aerospace
18 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
18 6 (12.00%) .NET
19 5 (10.00%) MFC
19 5 (10.00%) Java
19 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
19 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
19 5 (10.00%) Borland
19 5 (10.00%) QNX

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Simulink
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.00%) HTTP
3 2 (4.00%) LAN
3 2 (4.00%) WAN
3 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.00%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (14.00%) Subversion
3 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.00%) Bugzilla
3 5 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (6.00%) Ant
4 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.00%) GCC
General
1 14 (28.00%) Electronics
2 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.00%) Aerospace
4 5 (10.00%) Avionics
5 4 (8.00%) Military
6 2 (4.00%) Marketing
6 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 31 (62.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 23 (46.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 21 (42.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Developer
6 6 (12.00%) C++ Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Real Time Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior C++ Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Development Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Communications Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) XML
2 6 (12.00%) .NET
3 5 (10.00%) MFC
4 3 (6.00%) Spring
4 3 (6.00%) ICEfaces
5 1 (2.00%) WDF
5 1 (2.00%) Flash
5 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (6.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Android
4 3 (6.00%) UNIX
4 3 (6.00%) LynxOS
5 2 (4.00%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (2.00%) ThreadX
6 1 (2.00%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (44.00%) OO
3 21 (42.00%) UML
4 15 (30.00%) OOD
5 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.00%) Validation
6 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.00%) MODAF
9 2 (4.00%) Requirements Management
9 2 (4.00%) Document Management
9 2 (4.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.00%) Coaching
10 1 (2.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) C++
2 35 (70.00%) C
3 27 (54.00%) Embedded C
4 18 (36.00%) Embedded C++
5 12 (24.00%) C#
6 5 (10.00%) Java
6 5 (10.00%) C++/CLI
7 3 (6.00%) Perl
7 3 (6.00%) Python
7 3 (6.00%) Ada
8 2 (4.00%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.00%) Pascal
9 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) HND
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) IEC 61508
2 8 (16.00%) DO-178B
3 4 (8.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Borland
1 5 (10.00%) QNX
2 4 (8.00%) IBM
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) HP
3 3 (6.00%) Intel
4 1 (2.00%) Green Hills
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