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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 415 413 422
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 24 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.088% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.37% 0.32% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 24
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +13.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
6488 6027 6914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.92% 27.98% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5309 5038 6141
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 22 December 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
West Sussex +14 16 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £45,000 -14.28%
Berkshire +15 3 £45,000 +8.43%
Surrey -11 3 £45,000 +6.50%
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 25 (92.59%) C++
2 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
3 17 (62.96%) C
3 17 (62.96%) OO
4 14 (51.85%) UML
4 14 (51.85%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (48.15%) Embedded C
6 11 (40.74%) OOD
7 10 (37.04%) C#
8 9 (33.33%) XML
8 9 (33.33%) Embedded C++
9 8 (29.63%) Linux
10 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (22.22%) .NET
12 5 (18.52%) MFC
12 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
12 5 (18.52%) Borland
12 5 (18.52%) Subversion
12 5 (18.52%) QNX
12 5 (18.52%) Electronics
12 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
12 5 (18.52%) Bugzilla
12 5 (18.52%) C++/CLI
12 5 (18.52%) Rational Rhapsody
12 5 (18.52%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (14.81%) Project Management
13 4 (14.81%) Windows
14 3 (11.11%) UNIX
14 3 (11.11%) Python
14 3 (11.11%) Ant

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.70%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
1 5 (18.52%) Bugzilla
1 5 (18.52%) Subversion
1 5 (18.52%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (18.52%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (11.11%) Ant
2 3 (11.11%) Maven
2 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (18.52%) Electronics
1 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Software Engineer
2 17 (62.96%) Senior Software Engineer
3 16 (59.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (55.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) Developer
6 6 (22.22%) C++ Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 3 (11.11%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior C++ Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Real Time Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Programmer
8 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Software Programmer
9 1 (3.70%) Engineering Manager
9 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering Manager
9 1 (3.70%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) XML
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 5 (18.52%) MFC
4 3 (11.11%) Spring
4 3 (11.11%) ICEfaces
5 1 (3.70%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) LynxOS
4 1 (3.70%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
2 17 (62.96%) OO
3 14 (51.85%) UML
4 11 (40.74%) OOD
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) MODAF
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.70%) Signal Processing
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Validation
8 1 (3.70%) TDD
8 1 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C++
2 17 (62.96%) C
3 13 (48.15%) Embedded C
4 10 (37.04%) C#
5 9 (33.33%) Embedded C++
6 5 (18.52%) C++/CLI
7 3 (11.11%) Java
7 3 (11.11%) Perl
7 3 (11.11%) Python
7 3 (11.11%) Ada
8 1 (3.70%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) DO-178B
2 2 (7.41%) IEC 61508
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Borland
1 5 (18.52%) QNX
2 3 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Intel
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