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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 834 846 801
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -45
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 34 26 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.025% 0.076%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.092% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 60
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
29142 28217 30877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.59% 27.56% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24556 23720 26882
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,868 £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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 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
South East -1 23 £45,000 -1.09% 1
East Midlands - 4 - - 4
West Midlands - 3 £51,000 -
East of England - 2 £35,000 -
North West - 2 £47,500 - 1
VxWorks
UK

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 39 (82.98%) Software Engineering
2 37 (78.72%) C++
3 27 (57.45%) C
4 21 (44.68%) Embedded C
5 20 (42.55%) Linux
6 19 (40.43%) OO
6 19 (40.43%) Embedded C++
6 19 (40.43%) Embedded Systems
7 14 (29.79%) UML
8 13 (27.66%) Windows
9 12 (25.53%) C#
9 12 (25.53%) OOD
9 12 (25.53%) Degree
10 11 (23.40%) Electronics
11 10 (21.28%) QNX
12 9 (19.15%) Rational DOORS
13 8 (17.02%) XML
13 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (17.02%) DO-178B
14 7 (14.89%) .NET
15 6 (12.77%) Aerospace
15 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
15 6 (12.77%) IEC 61508
16 5 (10.64%) Java
16 5 (10.64%) MFC
16 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
16 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
16 5 (10.64%) Borland
16 5 (10.64%) Windows CE
16 5 (10.64%) Bugzilla

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) Simulink
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) Profibus
2 1 (2.13%) LTE
2 1 (2.13%) RTP
2 1 (2.13%) ASN.1
2 1 (2.13%) Wireless
2 1 (2.13%) UMTS
2 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.13%) FTP
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (10.64%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (10.64%) Subversion
2 5 (10.64%) Bugzilla
2 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.38%) Maven
3 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.38%) Ant
4 1 (2.13%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
General
1 11 (23.40%) Electronics
2 6 (12.77%) Aerospace
2 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.64%) Avionics
4 4 (8.51%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Software Engineer
2 24 (51.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 18 (38.30%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (34.04%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 10 (21.28%) Developer
6 6 (12.77%) C++ Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior C++ Developer
9 3 (6.38%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Programmer
10 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Embedded Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Real Time Software Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Real Time Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) XML
2 7 (14.89%) .NET
3 5 (10.64%) MFC
4 3 (6.38%) ICEfaces
4 3 (6.38%) Spring
5 1 (2.13%) WDF
5 1 (2.13%) Middleware
5 1 (2.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.26%) Device Driver
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Linux
2 13 (27.66%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Windows CE
4 4 (8.51%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (8.51%) Android
5 3 (6.38%) LynxOS
5 3 (6.38%) UNIX
6 2 (4.26%) Nucleus RTOS
7 1 (2.13%) ThreadX
7 1 (2.13%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (82.98%) Software Engineering
2 19 (40.43%) OO
3 14 (29.79%) UML
4 12 (25.53%) OOD
5 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Project Management
7 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.38%) MODAF
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.26%) Validation
9 2 (4.26%) TDD
10 1 (2.13%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (2.13%) Requirements Engineering
10 1 (2.13%) Signal Processing
10 1 (2.13%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) C++
2 27 (57.45%) C
3 21 (44.68%) Embedded C
4 19 (40.43%) Embedded C++
5 12 (25.53%) C#
6 5 (10.64%) C++/CLI
6 5 (10.64%) Java
7 3 (6.38%) Ada
7 3 (6.38%) Python
7 3 (6.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.13%) Pascal
8 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) DO-178B
2 6 (12.77%) IEC 61508
3 4 (8.51%) DO-254
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) QNX
2 5 (10.64%) Borland
3 4 (8.51%) IBM
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Intel
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