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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 420 410 405
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 15 7 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.073% 0.033% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 0.12% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 21
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6034 5649 6360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.54% 26.95% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5062 4607 5480
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 26 February 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 +13 14 £42,500 -5.55%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 32 (94.12%) C++
2 28 (82.35%) Software Engineering
3 26 (76.47%) C
4 23 (67.65%) OO
5 21 (61.76%) UML
5 21 (61.76%) Embedded C
5 21 (61.76%) Embedded Systems
6 17 (50.00%) XML
7 16 (47.06%) OOD
8 15 (44.12%) Embedded C++
9 11 (32.35%) C#
10 8 (23.53%) Linux
11 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
12 6 (17.65%) Electronics
13 5 (14.71%) QNX
13 5 (14.71%) Borland
13 5 (14.71%) .NET
13 5 (14.71%) MFC
13 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
13 5 (14.71%) Bugzilla
13 5 (14.71%) Subversion
13 5 (14.71%) C++/CLI
13 5 (14.71%) Rational DOORS
13 5 (14.71%) Rational Rhapsody
14 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (11.76%) Project Management
14 4 (11.76%) Windows
15 3 (8.82%) UNIX
15 3 (8.82%) Python

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.94%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
1 5 (14.71%) Bugzilla
1 5 (14.71%) Subversion
1 5 (14.71%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (14.71%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (8.82%) Ant
2 3 (8.82%) Maven
2 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (17.65%) Electronics
1 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Software Engineer
2 26 (76.47%) Senior Software Engineer
3 24 (70.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 23 (67.65%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) C++ Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior C++ Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Real Time Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) MFC
3 3 (8.82%) Spring
3 3 (8.82%) ICEfaces
4 1 (2.94%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (61.76%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) UNIX
3 3 (8.82%) LynxOS
4 1 (2.94%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 23 (67.65%) OO
3 21 (61.76%) UML
4 16 (47.06%) OOD
5 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.82%) MODAF
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) TDD
9 1 (2.94%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.94%) Validation
9 1 (2.94%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C++
2 26 (76.47%) C
3 21 (61.76%) Embedded C
4 15 (44.12%) Embedded C++
5 11 (32.35%) C#
6 5 (14.71%) C++/CLI
7 3 (8.82%) Java
7 3 (8.82%) Perl
7 3 (8.82%) Python
7 3 (8.82%) Ada
8 1 (2.94%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) IEC 61508
1 3 (8.82%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Borland
1 5 (14.71%) QNX
2 3 (8.82%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Intel
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