The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
VxWorks
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1610 1697 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.31% 24.34% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1406 1632
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree