The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 239 222 206
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -16
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 1 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.056% 0.41% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 10
Average salary - £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1796 1726 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.57% 28.08% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1481 1294
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VxWorks across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VxWorks
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VxWorks across the South West region.

VxWorks Salary Trend in the South West

VxWorks
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Dorset +7 1 - -
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Borland
1 1 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 1 (100.00%) C++Builder
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Wind River
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) C++Builder
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Borland
1 1 (100.00%) Wind River