The first table below looks at the demand for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 136 133 132
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.085% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 0.44% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
718 689 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.46% 30.42% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 511 583 550
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
VxWorks
Berkshire

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VxWorks
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VxWorks Salary Trend in Reading

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) QNX
2 3 (60.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) MODAF
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) ICEfaces
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) DO-178B
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (40.00%) LynxOS
3 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (40.00%) Ada
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

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

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (40.00%) LynxOS
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) MODAF
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) RUP
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Ada
2 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) QNX
2 2 (40.00%) HP