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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 862 902 897
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -5
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 47 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.027% 0.020%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.098% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 17
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £42,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
24782 27465 27070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.24% 27.67% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21086 23290 22480
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +33 34 £42,500 -
East of England +11 13 £40,000 +14.28% 2
VxWorks
UK

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 69 (92.00%) C
2 63 (84.00%) C++
3 47 (62.67%) Windows
4 42 (56.00%) Java
5 41 (54.67%) Software Engineering
6 38 (50.67%) Python
7 36 (48.00%) Nmap
7 36 (48.00%) Penetration Testing
7 36 (48.00%) Nessus
7 36 (48.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 36 (48.00%) Metasploit
7 36 (48.00%) Cybersecurity
8 35 (46.67%) Security Cleared
9 33 (44.00%) DV Cleared
10 27 (36.00%) Linux
11 23 (30.67%) Degree
12 21 (28.00%) Embedded C
13 18 (24.00%) Broadband
13 18 (24.00%) Telecoms
14 17 (22.67%) Finance
14 17 (22.67%) Firmware
15 14 (18.67%) Visual Studio
16 12 (16.00%) Eclipse
16 12 (16.00%) Embedded Linux
17 11 (14.67%) Embedded Software Development
17 11 (14.67%) OO
18 10 (13.33%) OpenGL
18 10 (13.33%) Electronics
19 9 (12.00%) Robotics
19 9 (12.00%) Embedded C++

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.33%) Apache
1 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.00%) Broadband
2 8 (10.67%) Network Security
2 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.33%) 3G
3 7 (9.33%) VoIP
4 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.67%) Modbus
4 2 (2.67%) RS-232
5 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (48.00%) Metasploit
2 14 (18.67%) Visual Studio
3 12 (16.00%) Eclipse
4 8 (10.67%) Subversion
5 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.33%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 18 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 17 (22.67%) Finance
3 10 (13.33%) Electronics
4 6 (8.00%) Aerospace
5 5 (6.67%) Avionics
6 3 (4.00%) Automotive
7 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.33%) Marketing
7 1 (1.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (48.00%) Analyst
1 36 (48.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 36 (48.00%) Security Analyst
2 30 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 15 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 12 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Firmware Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Graduate
6 9 (12.00%) Graduate Analyst
6 9 (12.00%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
6 9 (12.00%) Graduate Security Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Software Manager
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (1.33%) C Software Engineer
10 1 (1.33%) Embedded C Engineer
10 1 (1.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 1 (1.33%) Embedded Software Developer
10 1 (1.33%) Junior Software Engineer
10 1 (1.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) OpenGL
2 7 (9.33%) MFC
3 5 (6.67%) DirectX
3 5 (6.67%) OpenCL
4 3 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (1.33%) CORBA
5 1 (1.33%) SOAP
5 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Robotics
2 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.67%) CUDA
3 5 (6.67%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.67%) CPLD
4 2 (2.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Handset
5 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) Physics
5 1 (1.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 47 (62.67%) Windows
2 27 (36.00%) Linux
3 12 (16.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.67%) ThreadX
4 2 (2.67%) Unix
5 1 (1.33%) HPUX
5 1 (1.33%) pSOS
5 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (54.67%) Software Engineering
2 36 (48.00%) Cybersecurity
2 36 (48.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 36 (48.00%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (14.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 11 (14.67%) OO
4 8 (10.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (9.33%) Multithreading
5 7 (9.33%) OOD
5 7 (9.33%) Procure-to-pay
6 6 (8.00%) SDLC
6 6 (8.00%) Validation
7 5 (6.67%) Computer Architecture
7 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 5 (6.67%) UML
8 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 69 (92.00%) C
2 63 (84.00%) C++
3 42 (56.00%) Java
4 38 (50.67%) Python
5 21 (28.00%) Embedded C
6 9 (12.00%) Embedded C++
6 9 (12.00%) SQL
7 8 (10.67%) Delphi
8 5 (6.67%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.67%) C++/CLI
10 1 (1.33%) Ada
10 1 (1.33%) C#
10 1 (1.33%) Perl
10 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 33 (44.00%) DV Cleared
3 23 (30.67%) Degree
4 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 36 (48.00%) Nessus
1 36 (48.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) Intel
1 5 (6.67%) Progress
2 3 (4.00%) QNX
3 2 (2.67%) Borland
3 2 (2.67%) Twitter
4 1 (1.33%) Atmel
4 1 (1.33%) IBM
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.33%) Telelogic