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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 852 890 787
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -103
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 19 27 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.024% 0.085%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.072% 0.091% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 55
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
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
26455 29813 27915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.88% 26.98% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22374 25262 23864
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +11 16 £42,500 +10.38% 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
East of England +21 1 - - 3
VxWorks
UK

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 39 (95.12%) C++
2 35 (85.37%) C
3 33 (80.49%) Software Engineering
4 23 (56.10%) Embedded C
5 22 (53.66%) UML
6 21 (51.22%) Embedded Systems
7 20 (48.78%) OO
8 18 (43.90%) XML
8 18 (43.90%) Embedded C++
9 17 (41.46%) OOD
9 17 (41.46%) Degree
10 13 (31.71%) Validation
11 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
12 10 (24.39%) Electronics
12 10 (24.39%) Windows
13 8 (19.51%) Linux
13 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
13 8 (19.51%) Firmware
14 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
14 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
14 7 (17.07%) Progress
14 7 (17.07%) Assembly Language
14 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
15 6 (14.63%) IEC 61508
15 6 (14.63%) Subversion
15 6 (14.63%) DirectX
16 5 (12.20%) Aerospace
16 5 (12.20%) SDLC
17 4 (9.76%) Coaching
17 4 (9.76%) Computer Architecture

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (4.88%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.88%) Broadband
3 2 (4.88%) LAN
3 2 (4.88%) HTTP
3 2 (4.88%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) WCDMA
4 1 (2.44%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.44%) UMTS
4 1 (2.44%) Wireless
4 1 (2.44%) ASN.1
4 1 (2.44%) HSPA
4 1 (2.44%) LTE
4 1 (2.44%) NAS
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.63%) Subversion
3 4 (9.76%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (4.88%) Metasploit
5 1 (2.44%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.44%) GCC
General
1 10 (24.39%) Electronics
2 5 (12.20%) Aerospace
3 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Software Engineer
2 23 (56.10%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 20 (48.78%) Senior Software Engineer
4 19 (46.34%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Real Time Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Communications Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) XML
2 6 (14.63%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (7.32%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.44%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Software Engineering
2 22 (53.66%) UML
3 20 (48.78%) OO
4 17 (41.46%) OOD
5 13 (31.71%) Validation
6 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
7 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.20%) SDLC
9 4 (9.76%) Coaching
9 4 (9.76%) Computer Architecture
9 4 (9.76%) Requirements Management
9 4 (9.76%) Regression Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Cyber Security
11 2 (4.88%) Test Strategy
11 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.88%) Document Management
11 2 (4.88%) Ethical Hacking
11 2 (4.88%) Penetration Testing
12 1 (2.44%) TDD
12 1 (2.44%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (95.12%) C++
2 35 (85.37%) C
3 23 (56.10%) Embedded C
4 18 (43.90%) Embedded C++
5 7 (17.07%) Assembly Language
6 4 (9.76%) C#
7 2 (4.88%) Java
7 2 (4.88%) Python
7 2 (4.88%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.44%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Nessus
1 2 (4.88%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Progress
2 2 (4.88%) Intel
3 1 (2.44%) Green Hills
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Salary: competitive
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