The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wind River VxWorks
UK / England
Rank 825 877 901
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +24
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 14 49 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.052% 0.023%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.074% 0.20% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 16
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
18856 24784 27147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 23.84% 26.22% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15975 20984 22915
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing VxWorks as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

VxWorks Salary Histogram in England

VxWorks
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +23 5 £67,500 +58.82%
West Midlands - 5 £42,500 -
East of England +19 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Yorkshire - 2 £40,500 -
VxWorks
UK

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing VxWorks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 46 (88.46%) C
2 36 (69.23%) Windows
3 33 (63.46%) Python
4 28 (53.85%) C++
5 27 (51.92%) Linux
6 25 (48.08%) Java
7 24 (46.15%) Software Engineering
8 23 (44.23%) Nessus
8 23 (44.23%) Ethical Hacking
8 23 (44.23%) Nmap
8 23 (44.23%) Penetration Testing
8 23 (44.23%) DV Cleared
8 23 (44.23%) Security Cleared
8 23 (44.23%) Metasploit
8 23 (44.23%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (44.23%) Source Code Analysis
9 22 (42.31%) Telecoms
10 21 (40.38%) Electronics
11 19 (36.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 16 (30.77%) Embedded C
13 12 (23.08%) Open Source
14 11 (21.15%) V-Model
15 10 (19.23%) Broadband
15 10 (19.23%) LTE
15 10 (19.23%) Coverity
15 10 (19.23%) Static Code Analysis
16 9 (17.31%) Profibus
16 9 (17.31%) Issue Tracking
16 9 (17.31%) SonarQube
16 9 (17.31%) Git (software)

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (17.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Broadband
1 10 (19.23%) LTE
2 9 (17.31%) Profibus
3 4 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (44.23%) Metasploit
2 9 (17.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.31%) JIRA
2 9 (17.31%) SonarQube
2 9 (17.31%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (42.31%) Telecoms
2 21 (40.38%) Electronics
3 8 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 16 (30.77%) Embedded Engineer
2 16 (30.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (26.92%) Analyst
3 14 (26.92%) Security Analyst
4 13 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 11 (21.15%) Security Tester
5 11 (21.15%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (21.15%) Senior Security Analyst
5 11 (21.15%) Senior Tester
5 11 (21.15%) Tester
6 10 (19.23%) Penetration Tester
6 10 (19.23%) Security Penetration Tester
6 10 (19.23%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 10 (19.23%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 8 (15.38%) Consultant
7 8 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 8 (15.38%) Security Consultant
7 8 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (15.38%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) Middleware
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (17.31%) Device Driver
3 8 (15.38%) CUDA
4 2 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.92%) Home Automation
5 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (69.23%) Windows
2 27 (51.92%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Nucleus RTOS
4 2 (3.85%) Android
4 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.85%) ThreadX
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 23 (44.23%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (44.23%) Ethical Hacking
2 23 (44.23%) Penetration Testing
2 23 (44.23%) Source Code Analysis
3 12 (23.08%) Open Source
4 11 (21.15%) V-Model
5 10 (19.23%) Static Code Analysis
6 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (17.31%) Change Control
6 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (17.31%) Issue Tracking
6 9 (17.31%) Regression Testing
6 9 (17.31%) Release Management
6 9 (17.31%) Requirements Management
6 9 (17.31%) TDD
6 9 (17.31%) Unit Testing
6 9 (17.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
7 8 (15.38%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 46 (88.46%) C
2 33 (63.46%) Python
3 28 (53.85%) C++
4 25 (48.08%) Java
5 16 (30.77%) Embedded C
6 9 (17.31%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.85%) Lua
7 2 (3.85%) Perl
7 2 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) ANSI C
8 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.92%) C#
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) DV Cleared
1 23 (44.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) CEH
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) GIAC
2 1 (1.92%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.85%) MISRA
3 1 (1.92%) ISO13485
3 1 (1.92%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Firmware
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (44.23%) Nessus
1 23 (44.23%) Nmap
2 1 (1.92%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Coverity
2 9 (17.31%) Atlassian
3 5 (9.62%) Intel
4 3 (5.77%) Atmel
5 2 (3.85%) QNX
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) Polycom
6 1 (1.92%) Qualys
6 1 (1.92%) Tandberg
6 1 (1.92%) VMware