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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 424 449 418
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -31
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 18 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.085% 0.009% 0.052%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.30% 0.031% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 8
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,250 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
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
6050 6506 6034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.56% 28.83% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5202 5354 5210
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Oxfordshire - 17 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 35 (100.00%) C++
2 32 (91.43%) C
3 25 (71.43%) Windows
4 19 (54.29%) Java
4 19 (54.29%) Python
4 19 (54.29%) Nessus
4 19 (54.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 19 (54.29%) Nmap
4 19 (54.29%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (54.29%) Metasploit
4 19 (54.29%) Cyber Security
5 18 (51.43%) DV Cleared
5 18 (51.43%) Security Cleared
6 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
7 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
7 9 (25.71%) Broadband
7 9 (25.71%) Degree
8 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
8 8 (22.86%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (22.86%) OOD
8 8 (22.86%) Progress
8 8 (22.86%) Embedded C
8 8 (22.86%) Embedded C++
8 8 (22.86%) Assembly Language
8 8 (22.86%) Firmware
8 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
8 8 (22.86%) XML
8 8 (22.86%) Linux
8 8 (22.86%) UML
8 8 (22.86%) OO

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (25.71%) Broadband
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Metasploit
2 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
3 5 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 5 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Analyst
1 19 (54.29%) Security Analyst
1 19 (54.29%) Cyber Security Analyst
2 16 (45.71%) Software Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Graduate
5 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) XML
2 6 (17.14%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
1 8 (22.86%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (8.57%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Ethical Hacking
1 19 (54.29%) Penetration Testing
1 19 (54.29%) Cyber Security
2 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
3 8 (22.86%) UML
3 8 (22.86%) OO
3 8 (22.86%) OOD
3 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
3 8 (22.86%) Validation
4 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.29%) SDLC
5 5 (14.29%) Computer Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C++
2 32 (91.43%) C
3 19 (54.29%) Java
3 19 (54.29%) Python
4 8 (22.86%) Embedded C
4 8 (22.86%) Embedded C++
4 8 (22.86%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) DV Cleared
1 18 (51.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) Nessus
1 19 (54.29%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Progress