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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 388 460 450
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -10
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 18 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 17
Median salary £100,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+166.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
4508 6335 6557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.35% 28.84% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3835 5501 5362
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing VxWorks as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +29 17 £100,000 +150.00%
Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing VxWorks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 53 (100.00%) C
2 43 (81.13%) C++
3 42 (79.25%) Java
4 41 (77.36%) Python
4 41 (77.36%) Nessus
4 41 (77.36%) Ethical Hacking
4 41 (77.36%) Nmap
4 41 (77.36%) Penetration Testing
4 41 (77.36%) Metasploit
4 41 (77.36%) Security Cleared
4 41 (77.36%) Cybersecurity
4 41 (77.36%) Source Code Analysis
5 40 (75.47%) Windows
6 39 (73.58%) Telecoms
6 39 (73.58%) DV Cleared
7 37 (69.81%) Linux
8 16 (30.19%) LTE
8 16 (30.19%) Broadband
9 15 (28.30%) Static Code Analysis
9 15 (28.30%) Open Source
10 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
11 11 (20.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 9 (16.98%) Embedded Linux
13 6 (11.32%) Embedded C
14 5 (9.43%) Finance
14 5 (9.43%) Secure Coding
15 4 (7.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 4 (7.55%) Reverse Engineering
16 3 (5.66%) Electronics
17 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) Broadband
1 16 (30.19%) LTE
2 1 (1.89%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.89%) Wireless
2 1 (1.89%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 41 (77.36%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (73.58%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Analyst
1 35 (66.04%) Security Analyst
2 33 (62.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 20 (37.74%) Senior Analyst
3 20 (37.74%) Senior Security Analyst
4 19 (35.85%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 16 (30.19%) Security Tester
5 16 (30.19%) Senior Tester
5 16 (30.19%) Tester
6 15 (28.30%) Penetration Tester
6 15 (28.30%) Security Penetration Tester
6 15 (28.30%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 12 (22.64%) Embedded Engineer
7 12 (22.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 12 (22.64%) Software Engineer
8 8 (15.09%) Graduate
9 7 (13.21%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
9 7 (13.21%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 6 (11.32%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 6 (11.32%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (1.89%) CAN bus
2 1 (1.89%) CUDA
2 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 40 (75.47%) Windows
2 37 (69.81%) Linux
3 9 (16.98%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (77.36%) Cybersecurity
1 41 (77.36%) Ethical Hacking
1 41 (77.36%) Penetration Testing
1 41 (77.36%) Source Code Analysis
2 15 (28.30%) Open Source
2 15 (28.30%) Static Code Analysis
3 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.43%) Secure Coding
5 4 (7.55%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (7.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.89%) Device Driver Development
7 1 (1.89%) OO
7 1 (1.89%) OWASP
7 1 (1.89%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C
2 43 (81.13%) C++
3 42 (79.25%) Java
4 41 (77.36%) Python
5 6 (11.32%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.89%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (77.36%) Security Cleared
2 39 (73.58%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) CEH
4 1 (1.89%) GIAC
4 1 (1.89%) OSCP
Systems Management
1 41 (77.36%) Nessus
1 41 (77.36%) Nmap
2 1 (1.89%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) Coverity
1 1 (1.89%) Intel
1 1 (1.89%) Qualys