The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 840 957 941
Rank change year-on-year
+117 -16
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 36 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.026% 0.030%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% 0.099% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 26
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £42,500 £50,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22120 28159 30756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.56% 26.25% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18549 23840 25608
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VxWorks as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VxWorks
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VxWorks within the UK.

VxWorks Salary Trend in the UK

VxWorks
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VxWorks over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 within the UK.

VxWorks Salary Histogram in the UK

VxWorks
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the UK over the 3 months to 7 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
England +99 32 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South East +58 15 £100,000 +158.06%
Oxfordshire +30 15 £100,000 +150.00%
East of England +13 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Colchester +19 8 £39,250 -4.84%
Essex +18 8 £39,250 -4.84%
Banbury +6 7 £100,000 +185.71%
West Midlands - 6 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Stafford - 4 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £42,500 -

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 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 with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 72 (84.71%) C
2 56 (65.88%) Windows
3 54 (63.53%) Linux
4 46 (54.12%) C++
5 44 (51.76%) Python
5 44 (51.76%) Security Cleared
6 41 (48.24%) Telecoms
7 40 (47.06%) Software Engineering
8 39 (45.88%) Java
8 39 (45.88%) Nessus
8 39 (45.88%) Ethical Hacking
8 39 (45.88%) Metasploit
8 39 (45.88%) Nmap
8 39 (45.88%) Penetration Testing
8 39 (45.88%) Cybersecurity
8 39 (45.88%) Source Code Analysis
9 37 (43.53%) DV Cleared
10 34 (40.00%) Electronics
11 32 (37.65%) Embedded C
12 18 (21.18%) Device Driver
13 16 (18.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 15 (17.65%) LTE
14 15 (17.65%) Open Source
14 15 (17.65%) Static Code Analysis
14 15 (17.65%) Broadband
15 14 (16.47%) Intel
15 14 (16.47%) CUDA
16 13 (15.29%) Middleware
17 10 (11.76%) Device Driver Development
18 8 (9.41%) Embedded Linux

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Simulink
2 2 (2.35%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) Broadband
1 15 (17.65%) LTE
2 5 (5.88%) Profibus
3 3 (3.53%) Wireless
4 1 (1.18%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.18%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 39 (45.88%) Metasploit
2 5 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.88%) JIRA
2 5 (5.88%) SonarQube
2 5 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.18%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (48.24%) Telecoms
2 34 (40.00%) Electronics
3 5 (5.88%) Finance
4 2 (2.35%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.18%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 40 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 36 (42.35%) Embedded Engineer
3 33 (38.82%) Analyst
3 33 (38.82%) Security Analyst
4 32 (37.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 31 (36.47%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 20 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
6 20 (23.53%) Senior Security Analyst
7 19 (22.35%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 16 (18.82%) Security Tester
8 16 (18.82%) Senior Tester
8 16 (18.82%) Tester
9 15 (17.65%) Penetration Tester
9 15 (17.65%) Security Penetration Tester
9 15 (17.65%) Senior Penetration Tester
10 8 (9.41%) Graduate
11 7 (8.24%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
11 7 (8.24%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 6 (7.06%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 6 (7.06%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.29%) Middleware
2 1 (1.18%) OpenCL
2 1 (1.18%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) Device Driver
2 16 (18.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 14 (16.47%) CUDA
4 5 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.71%) Verilog
5 4 (4.71%) VHDL
6 1 (1.18%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.18%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.18%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 56 (65.88%) Windows
2 54 (63.53%) Linux
3 8 (9.41%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (4.71%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (1.18%) ThreadX
5 1 (1.18%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 39 (45.88%) Cybersecurity
2 39 (45.88%) Ethical Hacking
2 39 (45.88%) Penetration Testing
2 39 (45.88%) Source Code Analysis
3 15 (17.65%) Open Source
3 15 (17.65%) Static Code Analysis
4 10 (11.76%) Device Driver Development
5 6 (7.06%) Unit Testing
5 6 (7.06%) V-Model
6 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.88%) Change Control
6 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (5.88%) Issue Tracking
6 5 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 5 (5.88%) Release Management
6 5 (5.88%) Requirements Management
6 5 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (5.88%) Secure Coding
7 4 (4.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 72 (84.71%) C
2 46 (54.12%) C++
3 44 (51.76%) Python
4 39 (45.88%) Java
5 32 (37.65%) Embedded C
6 6 (7.06%) MATLAB
7 4 (4.71%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.35%) C#
9 1 (1.18%) ANSI C
9 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (51.76%) Security Cleared
2 37 (43.53%) DV Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) Degree
4 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) CEH
5 1 (1.18%) GIAC
5 1 (1.18%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.18%) MISRA
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 39 (45.88%) Nessus
1 39 (45.88%) Nmap
2 1 (1.18%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Intel
2 6 (7.06%) Coverity
3 5 (5.88%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.35%) Atmel
5 1 (1.18%) QNX
5 1 (1.18%) Qualys
London
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