The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 220 203 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 3 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.052% 0.30% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 0
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1507 1538 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.36% 28.61% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1332 1355 1200
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
VxWorks
England

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -4 3 £53,750 +7.50%
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) C
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Embedded C
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) DO-178B
3 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 7 (77.78%) Aerospace
3 7 (77.78%) .NET
4 6 (66.67%) TickIT
4 6 (66.67%) Military
4 6 (66.67%) IEC 61508
5 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) UML
6 4 (44.44%) Marketing
6 4 (44.44%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (44.44%) SysML
7 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (33.33%) CAN bus
7 3 (33.33%) PVCS
7 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
8 2 (22.22%) XML
8 2 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
9 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (11.11%) System Testing
9 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (33.33%) PVCS
3 2 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) Maven
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) Ant
4 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
4 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (77.78%) Aerospace
2 6 (66.67%) Military
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Avionics
4 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Principle Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) CAN bus
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) SysML
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (11.11%) MODAF
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) RUP
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) Embedded C
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ada
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) DO-178B
2 6 (66.67%) TickIT
2 6 (66.67%) IEC 61508
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP
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