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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.43% -14.50%
VxWorks
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
124 150 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 20.46% 19.38% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 108 125 122
Average salary £32,500 £29,250 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VxWorks
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

VxWorks Salary Trend in Staffordshire

VxWorks
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) IEC 61508
2 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) API Development
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Intel

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Communications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (75.00%) Coaching
1 3 (75.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Intel