The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 212 - 203
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% - 0.040%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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 West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1258 1086 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.51% 22.02% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1102 955 994
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VxWorks
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VxWorks Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VxWorks
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 2 - -
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Validation
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) Electronics
3 4 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 4 (50.00%) Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) IEC 61508
3 4 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) HND
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded C

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (75.00%) Electronics
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Communications Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) UML
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
1 6 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Intel
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago