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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank - 221 196
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 0 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.085% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.33% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 12
Average salary - £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
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
1764 1518 1464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.41% 25.88% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1338 1304
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Green Hills
1 1 (100.00%) GCC
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) GCC
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Development Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Green Hills