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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 215 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.074% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £51,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1363 1188 1265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.24% 24.24% 26.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 1011 1132
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 December 2014. 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 - - 1
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) Simulink
2 2 (50.00%) HND
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (50.00%) Simulink
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) HND
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