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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 850 944 967
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +23
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 65 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 0.068% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 50 15 16
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
25036 29437 32399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.43% 26.54% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21383 24663 27271
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 24 June 2016 within the UK.

VxWorks Salary Histogram in the UK

VxWorks
Top 27 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 24 June 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 +101 58 £41,500 -2.35% 3
South East +79 47 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Oxfordshire +1 23 £70,000 +86.66% 3
West Sussex +6 16 £39,000 -8.23%
Crawley 0 11 £39,000 +20.00%
Banbury - 8 £33,750 - 2
East of England +40 6 £42,500 -
Edinburgh +9 5 £150,500 -
Worthing +6 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Scotland +3 5 £150,500 -
Hampshire - 5 £42,500 -
London - 4 £70,000 -
Suffolk - 4 £42,500 -
Andover - 3 £40,000 -
Colchester - 2 £42,500 -
Belfast - 2 £36,250 -
Berkshire - 2 £52,500 -
County Antrim - 2 £36,250 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £36,250 -
Essex - 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £41,500 -
Surrey - 1 £37,000 -
Coventry - 1 £41,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £52,500 -
Slough - 1 £52,500 -
Guildford - 1 £37,000 -
Horsham - 1 £40,000 -

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 120 (93.02%) C
2 101 (78.29%) C++
3 75 (58.14%) Software Engineering
4 63 (48.84%) Linux
5 62 (48.06%) Windows
6 54 (41.86%) Java
7 50 (38.76%) Security Cleared
8 48 (37.21%) Degree
9 41 (31.78%) Telecoms
10 40 (31.01%) Python
10 40 (31.01%) Nmap
10 40 (31.01%) Penetration Testing
10 40 (31.01%) Nessus
10 40 (31.01%) Ethical Hacking
10 40 (31.01%) Metasploit
11 39 (30.23%) Cybersecurity
12 38 (29.46%) Embedded C
13 35 (27.13%) Source Code Analysis
14 34 (26.36%) DV Cleared
15 32 (24.81%) Aerospace
16 31 (24.03%) Electronics
17 30 (23.26%) Visual Studio
18 28 (21.71%) TCP/IP
19 27 (20.93%) Validation
20 24 (18.60%) Assembly Language
20 24 (18.60%) Firmware
21 22 (17.05%) SDLC
22 21 (16.28%) OpenGL
22 21 (16.28%) Embedded C++
23 20 (15.50%) Eclipse

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:

Applications
1 2 (1.55%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.71%) TCP/IP
2 10 (7.75%) Broadband
3 8 (6.20%) VoIP
4 7 (5.43%) 3G
5 6 (4.65%) Wireless
6 5 (3.88%) LTE
7 2 (1.55%) Network Security
8 1 (0.78%) ASN.1
8 1 (0.78%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 40 (31.01%) Metasploit
2 30 (23.26%) Visual Studio
3 20 (15.50%) Eclipse
4 11 (8.53%) Git (software)
4 11 (8.53%) Subversion
5 5 (3.88%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (3.10%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.78%) GCC
General
1 41 (31.78%) Telecoms
2 32 (24.81%) Aerospace
3 31 (24.03%) Electronics
4 7 (5.43%) Automotive
4 7 (5.43%) Finance
5 4 (3.10%) Avionics
6 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (50.39%) Software Engineer
2 39 (30.23%) Embedded Engineer
3 38 (29.46%) Analyst
3 38 (29.46%) Security Analyst
4 37 (28.68%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 31 (24.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (6.98%) Firmware Engineer
7 8 (6.20%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.20%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 8 (6.20%) Senior Security Analyst
8 6 (4.65%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (3.10%) Embedded C Engineer
10 4 (3.10%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 4 (3.10%) Graduate
10 4 (3.10%) Graduate Analyst
10 4 (3.10%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
10 4 (3.10%) Graduate Security Analyst
10 4 (3.10%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.28%) OpenGL
2 19 (14.73%) DirectX
2 19 (14.73%) MFC
3 7 (5.43%) .NET
4 2 (1.55%) OpenCL
4 2 (1.55%) XML
5 1 (0.78%) Ajax
5 1 (0.78%) JSON
5 1 (0.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) Device Driver
2 13 (10.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (6.98%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (4.65%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.88%) VHDL
6 4 (3.10%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.10%) Smartphone
6 4 (3.10%) Verilog
7 3 (2.33%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.55%) CAN bus
8 2 (1.55%) CUDA
8 2 (1.55%) Robotics
9 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.78%) BBC
9 1 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 63 (48.84%) Linux
2 62 (48.06%) Windows
3 20 (15.50%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (4.65%) pSOS
5 4 (3.10%) Android
6 3 (2.33%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (58.14%) Software Engineering
2 40 (31.01%) Ethical Hacking
2 40 (31.01%) Penetration Testing
3 39 (30.23%) Cybersecurity
4 35 (27.13%) Source Code Analysis
5 27 (20.93%) Validation
6 22 (17.05%) SDLC
7 15 (11.63%) Multithreading
8 13 (10.08%) OO
8 13 (10.08%) Unit Testing
9 12 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (9.30%) Configuration Management
9 12 (9.30%) Scrum
10 10 (7.75%) OOD
11 7 (5.43%) Embedded Software Development
11 7 (5.43%) Procure-to-Pay
12 6 (4.65%) High Availability
12 6 (4.65%) Risk Management
13 5 (3.88%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (3.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 120 (93.02%) C
2 101 (78.29%) C++
3 54 (41.86%) Java
4 40 (31.01%) Python
5 38 (29.46%) Embedded C
6 24 (18.60%) Assembly Language
7 21 (16.28%) Embedded C++
8 11 (8.53%) SQL
9 10 (7.75%) Delphi
10 9 (6.98%) C#
11 5 (3.88%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.78%) Fortran
12 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.78%) Ruby
12 1 (0.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 50 (38.76%) Security Cleared
2 48 (37.21%) Degree
3 34 (26.36%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) ECSS
2 2 (1.55%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.78%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.78%) MISRA
3 1 (0.78%) MISRA C
System Software
1 24 (18.60%) Firmware
2 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (31.01%) Nessus
1 40 (31.01%) Nmap
Vendors
1 12 (9.30%) Progress
2 7 (5.43%) Intel
3 6 (4.65%) Xilinx
4 3 (2.33%) QNX
5 2 (1.55%) Wind River
6 1 (0.78%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.78%) Sony
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