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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 430 442 395
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -47
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 16 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.097% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 0.36% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 17
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 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -7.42%
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
6125 6373 6506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.84% 26.95% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5127 5362 5516
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 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 -1 15 £42,500 +23.18%
Oxfordshire - 1 £37,500 -
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 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 32 (94.12%) C++
2 31 (91.18%) Software Engineering
3 28 (82.35%) C
4 23 (67.65%) Embedded C
5 22 (64.71%) OO
6 21 (61.76%) Embedded Systems
7 20 (58.82%) UML
7 20 (58.82%) XML
8 19 (55.88%) OOD
8 19 (55.88%) Embedded C++
9 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
9 7 (20.59%) Windows
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
10 6 (17.65%) Progress
10 6 (17.65%) Assembly Language
10 6 (17.65%) Firmware
10 6 (17.65%) DirectX
10 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
10 6 (17.65%) Degree
10 6 (17.65%) Validation
10 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
10 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
11 5 (14.71%) C#
12 4 (11.76%) Electronics
12 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
12 4 (11.76%) Subversion
13 3 (8.82%) Device Driver
13 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (8.82%) Computer Architecture
13 3 (8.82%) Aerospace

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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.

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%) Broadband
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.94%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (11.76%) Electronics
1 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.82%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Software Engineer
2 24 (70.59%) Senior Software Engineer
3 22 (64.71%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 22 (64.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Real Time Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) XML
2 6 (17.65%) DirectX
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (61.76%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.82%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Software Engineering
2 22 (64.71%) OO
3 20 (58.82%) UML
4 19 (55.88%) OOD
5 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 6 (17.65%) Validation
5 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.82%) Computer Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.94%) TDD
8 1 (2.94%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C++
2 28 (82.35%) C
3 23 (67.65%) Embedded C
4 19 (55.88%) Embedded C++
5 6 (17.65%) Assembly Language
6 5 (14.71%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) Java
7 1 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Pascal
7 1 (2.94%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nessus
1 1 (2.94%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Progress
2 1 (2.94%) Borland
2 1 (2.94%) QNX
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