The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 425 436 392
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -44
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 16 19 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.079% 0.083% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% 0.30% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 24
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6007 6283 6556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.50% 27.42% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5051 5306 5653
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VxWorks
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VxWorks Salary Trend in the South East

VxWorks
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VxWorks across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

VxWorks Salary Histogram in the South East

VxWorks
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
West Sussex +16 14 £42,500 +23.18% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £37,500 -
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 30 (100.00%) C++
2 27 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 26 (86.67%) C
4 19 (63.33%) Embedded C
4 19 (63.33%) OO
5 18 (60.00%) XML
5 18 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
6 17 (56.67%) UML
6 17 (56.67%) Embedded C++
6 17 (56.67%) OOD
7 8 (26.67%) Windows
8 7 (23.33%) Linux
8 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
8 7 (23.33%) Progress
8 7 (23.33%) Assembly Language
8 7 (23.33%) Firmware
8 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
8 7 (23.33%) Validation
8 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
8 7 (23.33%) Degree
8 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
9 6 (20.00%) DirectX
10 5 (16.67%) SDLC
11 4 (13.33%) Computer Architecture
11 4 (13.33%) Subversion
11 4 (13.33%) C#
11 4 (13.33%) Aerospace
12 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
12 3 (10.00%) Electronics
12 3 (10.00%) Device Driver

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Broadband
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Software Engineer
2 20 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 19 (63.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 19 (63.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Real Time Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (20.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) OO
3 17 (56.67%) UML
3 17 (56.67%) OOD
4 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (23.33%) Validation
4 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
5 5 (16.67%) SDLC
6 4 (13.33%) Computer Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
8 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (86.67%) C
3 19 (63.33%) Embedded C
4 17 (56.67%) Embedded C++
5 7 (23.33%) Assembly Language
6 4 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (6.67%) Python
7 2 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Nessus
1 2 (6.67%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Progress
Worthing, West Sussex
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