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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 449 419 420
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 3 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.048% 0.079%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.047% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 14
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £36,750 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6418 5961 6962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.14% 28.37% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5284 5133 6097
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 15 September 2014. 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
East Sussex - 2 £46,250 -
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £42,500 -15.84% 1
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 20 (95.24%) C++
2 17 (80.95%) C
2 17 (80.95%) Linux
3 16 (76.19%) Windows
4 14 (66.67%) OO
4 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (61.90%) Degree
6 12 (57.14%) UML
7 11 (52.38%) Ada
7 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
8 10 (47.62%) Rational DOORS
8 10 (47.62%) Device Driver
9 9 (42.86%) Military
9 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
9 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
9 9 (42.86%) Aerospace
9 9 (42.86%) Information Management
9 9 (42.86%) JSF
9 9 (42.86%) Software Testing
9 9 (42.86%) Requirements Management
9 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
9 9 (42.86%) Integration Testing
9 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (42.86%) Chip and PIN
9 9 (42.86%) MS Office
9 9 (42.86%) Communications Security
9 9 (42.86%) Avionics
10 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
10 8 (38.10%) C#

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 9 (42.86%) MS Office
2 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 7 (33.33%) Subversion
3 6 (28.57%) Maven
3 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 6 (28.57%) Ant
3 6 (28.57%) ClearCase
3 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 9 (42.86%) Aerospace
1 9 (42.86%) Military
1 9 (42.86%) Avionics
2 5 (23.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) JSF
2 6 (28.57%) ICEfaces
2 6 (28.57%) Spring
3 5 (23.81%) Middleware
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) MFC
5 1 (4.76%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Device Driver
2 9 (42.86%) Chip and PIN
2 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) UNIX
3 6 (28.57%) LynxOS
4 2 (9.52%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (4.76%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) OO
1 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) UML
4 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
5 9 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Requirements Management
5 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (42.86%) Information Management
5 9 (42.86%) Communications Security
6 6 (28.57%) Project Management
6 6 (28.57%) RUP
6 6 (28.57%) MODAF
7 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
7 5 (23.81%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) OOD
9 1 (4.76%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C++
2 17 (80.95%) C
3 11 (52.38%) Ada
4 8 (38.10%) C#
5 6 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) Perl
5 6 (28.57%) Python
5 6 (28.57%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.76%) C++/CLI
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) HP
2 3 (14.29%) QNX
3 1 (4.76%) Intel
3 1 (4.76%) Borland
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Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago