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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 860 842 818
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -24
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 18 20 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.020% 0.055%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.062% 0.072% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 39
Average salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,550 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.74%
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
28849 27874 30584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.05% 27.58% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24072 23954 26403
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
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 21 October 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 -12 11 £45,000 +8.43% 5
East of England -21 3 £43,750 -30.00% 2
West Midlands - 2 £51,000 - 3
London -11 1 £47,500 -5.00%
South West - 1 - -
VxWorks
UK

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 35 (89.74%) C++
2 26 (66.67%) Linux
3 25 (64.10%) C
4 23 (58.97%) Software Engineering
5 19 (48.72%) OO
6 18 (46.15%) UML
6 18 (46.15%) Windows
7 17 (43.59%) C#
7 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (43.59%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (28.21%) Project Management
8 11 (28.21%) DO-178B
8 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
9 10 (25.64%) Waterfall
9 10 (25.64%) Ada
9 10 (25.64%) Embedded C++
10 9 (23.08%) HP
10 9 (23.08%) Embedded C
10 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
10 9 (23.08%) Python
10 9 (23.08%) Ant
10 9 (23.08%) Java
10 9 (23.08%) Perl
10 9 (23.08%) UNIX
10 9 (23.08%) Bugzilla
10 9 (23.08%) Electronics
10 9 (23.08%) LynxOS
10 9 (23.08%) ICEfaces
10 9 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (23.08%) Maven

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Wireless
2 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.56%) FTP
3 1 (2.56%) HTTP
3 1 (2.56%) UMTS
3 1 (2.56%) RTP
3 1 (2.56%) ASN.1
3 1 (2.56%) Profibus
3 1 (2.56%) LTE
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
1 9 (23.08%) Ant
1 9 (23.08%) Bugzilla
1 9 (23.08%) Maven
1 9 (23.08%) Subversion
2 7 (17.95%) ClearCase
3 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (2.56%) PVCS
5 1 (2.56%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (23.08%) Electronics
2 6 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Avionics
3 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Military
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Software Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (23.08%) Java Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (17.95%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) C++ Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Firmware Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
9 3 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
10 2 (5.13%) Software Programmer
10 2 (5.13%) Real Time Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Lead Software Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Real Time Software Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Programmer
11 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) ICEfaces
1 9 (23.08%) Spring
2 6 (15.38%) .NET
3 3 (7.69%) MFC
3 3 (7.69%) XML
4 2 (5.13%) WPF
4 2 (5.13%) Middleware
5 1 (2.56%) Flash
5 1 (2.56%) JSF
5 1 (2.56%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (17.95%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.69%) Device Driver
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 18 (46.15%) Windows
3 9 (23.08%) UNIX
3 9 (23.08%) LynxOS
4 5 (12.82%) Windows CE
5 2 (5.13%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (5.13%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.56%) ThreadX
6 1 (2.56%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Software Engineering
2 19 (48.72%) OO
3 18 (46.15%) UML
4 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.21%) Project Management
6 10 (25.64%) Waterfall
7 9 (23.08%) MODAF
8 6 (15.38%) TDD
8 6 (15.38%) RUP
9 4 (10.26%) OOD
10 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.13%) SysML
10 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (5.13%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
11 1 (2.56%) Validation
11 1 (2.56%) Signal Processing
11 1 (2.56%) Requirements Management
11 1 (2.56%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) C++
2 25 (64.10%) C
3 17 (43.59%) C#
4 10 (25.64%) Ada
4 10 (25.64%) Embedded C++
5 9 (23.08%) Embedded C
5 9 (23.08%) Python
5 9 (23.08%) Java
5 9 (23.08%) Perl
6 6 (15.38%) MATLAB
7 3 (7.69%) C++/CLI
8 1 (2.56%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) Degree
3 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) DO-178B
2 2 (5.13%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.56%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) HP
2 8 (20.51%) QNX
3 3 (7.69%) Borland
4 1 (2.56%) Intel
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