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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 437 422 405
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 12 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.055% 0.078% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.28% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 18
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +6.97%
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
6421 6071 6735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.41% 28.03% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5275 5220 5895
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £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 24 October 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
Buckinghamshire -5 5 £45,000 -14.28%
West Sussex 0 4 £43,750 +16.66% 2
Berkshire -2 3 £45,000 +8.43%
Surrey -4 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) OO
3 12 (63.16%) C
3 12 (63.16%) C#
4 11 (57.89%) UML
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (52.63%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (47.37%) Project Management
6 9 (47.37%) Windows
6 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
6 9 (47.37%) Bugzilla
6 9 (47.37%) Subversion
7 8 (42.11%) Spring
7 8 (42.11%) Maven
7 8 (42.11%) MODAF
7 8 (42.11%) ICEfaces
7 8 (42.11%) LynxOS
7 8 (42.11%) UNIX
7 8 (42.11%) Python
7 8 (42.11%) Ant
7 8 (42.11%) Java
7 8 (42.11%) Perl
7 8 (42.11%) Ada
7 8 (42.11%) Eclipse
7 8 (42.11%) HP
7 8 (42.11%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
7 8 (42.11%) DO-178B
8 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Bugzilla
1 9 (47.37%) Subversion
2 8 (42.11%) Maven
2 8 (42.11%) Ant
2 8 (42.11%) Eclipse
3 5 (26.32%) ClearCase
3 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 4 (21.05%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (21.05%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Electronics
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
3 8 (42.11%) Java Developer
4 7 (36.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (36.84%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (31.58%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (21.05%) C++ Developer
7 3 (15.79%) C++/Java Developer
8 2 (10.53%) Programmer
8 2 (10.53%) Software Programmer
8 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Senior C++ Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Real Time Software Engineer
9 1 (5.26%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
9 1 (5.26%) Real Time Engineer
9 1 (5.26%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Spring
1 8 (42.11%) ICEfaces
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) MFC
4 2 (10.53%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) UNIX
3 8 (42.11%) LynxOS
4 1 (5.26%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) OO
2 11 (57.89%) UML
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Project Management
3 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 8 (42.11%) MODAF
4 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
5 5 (26.32%) RUP
6 4 (21.05%) OOD
7 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (5.26%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (63.16%) C
2 12 (63.16%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Perl
3 8 (42.11%) Python
3 8 (42.11%) Ada
4 5 (26.32%) MATLAB
5 4 (21.05%) C++/CLI
6 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
7 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) DO-178B
2 1 (5.26%) IEC 61508
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) Borland
2 4 (21.05%) QNX
3 1 (5.26%) Intel
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