The first table below looks at the demand for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 25 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 243 244 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.014% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.054% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1744 1839 2036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.50% 25.34% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 1586 1749
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VxWorks across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VxWorks
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VxWorks across the North West region.

VxWorks Salary Trend in the North West

VxWorks
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
(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
Cheshire -3 2 £45,000 -10.00%
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared