The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 433 399 379
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -20
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 18 39 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 0.60% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 56
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6487 6488 7165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 26.98% 28.90% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5420 5480 6264
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
VxWorks
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex -1 13 £34,500 -23.33% 1
Berkshire -4 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire 0 1 - -
Surrey -12 1 £35,000 -
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 22 (81.48%) C++
3 19 (70.37%) Linux
4 17 (62.96%) C
5 16 (59.26%) Windows
6 15 (55.56%) OO
7 13 (48.15%) Degree
8 12 (44.44%) Device Driver
9 11 (40.74%) Rational DOORS
10 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
10 10 (37.04%) Integration Testing
10 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (37.04%) Communications Security
10 10 (37.04%) Military
10 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
10 10 (37.04%) Aerospace
10 10 (37.04%) Software Testing
10 10 (37.04%) Requirements Management
10 10 (37.04%) Information Management
10 10 (37.04%) JSF
10 10 (37.04%) UML
10 10 (37.04%) MS Office
11 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
12 8 (29.63%) Avionics
12 8 (29.63%) Chip and PIN
12 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
12 8 (29.63%) QNX
13 7 (25.93%) Ada
14 6 (22.22%) OOD
14 6 (22.22%) Middleware

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (37.04%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (22.22%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) Bugzilla
4 3 (11.11%) Maven
4 3 (11.11%) ClearCase
4 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 3 (11.11%) Ant
4 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.41%) JIRA
6 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 10 (37.04%) Military
1 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
1 10 (37.04%) Aerospace
2 8 (29.63%) Avionics
3 6 (22.22%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) JSF
2 6 (22.22%) Middleware
3 4 (14.81%) .NET
4 3 (11.11%) Spring
4 3 (11.11%) ICEfaces
5 1 (3.70%) Motif
5 1 (3.70%) MFC
5 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Device Driver
2 8 (29.63%) Chip and PIN
2 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (7.41%) Firmware
5 2 (7.41%) GIS
6 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.70%) Physics
6 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 16 (59.26%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) UNIX
4 5 (18.52%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (11.11%) LynxOS
6 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 15 (55.56%) OO
3 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Integration Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (37.04%) Communications Security
3 10 (37.04%) Software Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Requirements Management
3 10 (37.04%) Information Management
3 10 (37.04%) UML
4 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 6 (22.22%) OOD
5 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 6 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) MODAF
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) RUP
8 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C++
2 17 (62.96%) C
3 7 (25.93%) Ada
4 6 (22.22%) C#
5 5 (18.52%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) Perl
6 4 (14.81%) Python
7 3 (11.11%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.70%) Tcl
8 1 (3.70%) Fortran
8 1 (3.70%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) DO-178B
2 4 (14.81%) IEC 61508
3 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) QNX
2 3 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Intel
4 1 (3.70%) Borland
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