The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 860 798 829
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +31
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 21 57 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.056% 0.048%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.071% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 43
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29435 27967 30678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.90% 27.47% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24810 23832 26546
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
VxWorks
UK

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 July 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 28 July 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
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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 -7 6 £40,750 -18.50% 1
South West -17 6 £42,500 -15.00% 2
East of England -25 6 £45,000 +16.88% 1
North West +4 2 £45,000 -10.00%
London -61 1 £39,000 -22.00%
VxWorks
UK

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 42 (91.30%) C++
2 35 (76.09%) Linux
3 33 (71.74%) Software Engineering
4 32 (69.57%) C
5 29 (63.04%) Windows
6 25 (54.35%) UML
7 24 (52.17%) OO
8 20 (43.48%) Degree
9 18 (39.13%) Rational DOORS
9 18 (39.13%) C#
10 14 (30.43%) Waterfall
11 13 (28.26%) DO-178B
11 13 (28.26%) Ada
11 13 (28.26%) Aerospace
11 13 (28.26%) Military
12 12 (26.09%) Device Driver
12 12 (26.09%) QNX
12 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
13 11 (23.91%) Communications Security
13 11 (23.91%) Requirements Management
13 11 (23.91%) Unit Testing
13 11 (23.91%) Integration Testing
13 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (23.91%) Software Testing
13 11 (23.91%) Information Management
13 11 (23.91%) JSF
13 11 (23.91%) Embedded Systems
13 11 (23.91%) Electronics
13 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
13 11 (23.91%) MS Office

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (23.91%) MS Office
2 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Ethernet
1 4 (8.70%) Wireless
2 1 (2.17%) LTE
2 1 (2.17%) RTP
2 1 (2.17%) ASN.1
2 1 (2.17%) FTP
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) UMTS
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (21.74%) Subversion
3 8 (17.39%) ClearCase
3 8 (17.39%) Bugzilla
4 7 (15.22%) Maven
4 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
4 7 (15.22%) Eclipse
4 7 (15.22%) Ant
5 4 (8.70%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (8.70%) PVCS
6 2 (4.35%) JIRA
7 1 (2.17%) VectorCAST
7 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (28.26%) Aerospace
1 13 (28.26%) Military
2 11 (23.91%) Electronics
2 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
3 9 (19.57%) Avionics
4 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Software Team Leader
5 4 (8.70%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Real Time Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Programmer
6 2 (4.35%) Software Programmer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) JSF
2 10 (21.74%) .NET
3 7 (15.22%) Spring
3 7 (15.22%) ICEfaces
3 7 (15.22%) Middleware
4 3 (6.52%) XML
5 2 (4.35%) MFC
5 2 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Device Driver
2 11 (23.91%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
4 9 (19.57%) Chip and PIN
5 4 (8.70%) CAN bus
5 4 (8.70%) Firmware
6 2 (4.35%) GIS
7 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 35 (76.09%) Linux
2 29 (63.04%) Windows
3 7 (15.22%) LynxOS
3 7 (15.22%) UNIX
4 6 (13.04%) Windows CE
5 5 (10.87%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Software Engineering
2 25 (54.35%) UML
3 24 (52.17%) OO
4 14 (30.43%) Waterfall
5 11 (23.91%) Communications Security
5 11 (23.91%) Requirements Management
5 11 (23.91%) Unit Testing
5 11 (23.91%) Integration Testing
5 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (23.91%) Software Testing
5 11 (23.91%) Information Management
6 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (19.57%) Project Management
8 8 (17.39%) TDD
9 7 (15.22%) MODAF
9 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
9 7 (15.22%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (15.22%) RUP
10 5 (10.87%) OOD
10 5 (10.87%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (91.30%) C++
2 32 (69.57%) C
3 18 (39.13%) C#
4 13 (28.26%) Ada
5 9 (19.57%) Java
6 8 (17.39%) Embedded C++
7 7 (15.22%) MATLAB
7 7 (15.22%) Embedded C
7 7 (15.22%) Perl
7 7 (15.22%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) Degree
2 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) DO-178B
2 4 (8.70%) IEC 61508
3 3 (6.52%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) QNX
2 7 (15.22%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Freescale
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Borland
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