The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank - - 132
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.050%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.95%
VxWorks
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
714 676 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.39% 29.49% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 524 548 513
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,850 £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
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 19 September 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
2 2 (66.67%) Ada
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) LynxOS
2 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) ICEfaces
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) LynxOS
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MODAF
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ada
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) QNX