The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for VxWorks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wind River VxWorks
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 270 -
Rank change year-on-year +26 -  
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.016% 0.12% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.068% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88%  

VxWorks is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1475 1890 2074
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 23.89% 25.38% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1527 1711
Median salary £38,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VxWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing VxWorks as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for VxWorks in the East of England

VxWorks
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VxWorks in the East of England.

Salary trend for VxWorks in the East of England

VxWorks
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 -
VxWorks
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 9 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Electronics
3 6 (66.67%) C
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Device Driver Development
4 5 (55.56%) Device Driver
5 4 (44.44%) CUDA
5 4 (44.44%) Intel
5 4 (44.44%) Middleware
6 3 (33.33%) Atmel
7 2 (22.22%) Nucleus RTOS
7 2 (22.22%) ThreadX
7 2 (22.22%) Wireless
8 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
8 1 (11.11%) V-Model
8 1 (11.11%) ANSI C
8 1 (11.11%) Home Automation

VxWorks
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
General
1 7 (77.78%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Real Time Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Device Driver
2 4 (44.44%) CUDA
3 1 (11.11%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (22.22%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 6 (66.67%) C
3 1 (11.11%) ANSI C
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Intel
2 3 (33.33%) Atmel