Period
to 19 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for VxWorks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VxWorks over the 6 months to 19 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wind River VxWorks
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 733 986 1080
Rank change year-on-year +253 +94 +50
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 11 25 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.022% 0.010%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.094% 0.096% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 6
Median annual salary £49,797 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +2.63% -5.00%
10th Percentile £44,375 £29,375 £43,250
90th Percentile £55,875 £62,500 £66,250
UK median annual salary £49,797 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -0.41% +5.26% -5.00%

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

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 11,742 25,960 32,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.58% 22.56% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9,669 21,208 26,789
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

VxWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing VxWorks as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VxWorks in England

VxWorks
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VxWorks in England.

Salary trend for VxWorks in England

VxWorks
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing VxWorks in England over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for VxWorks in England

VxWorks
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the England region over the 6 months to 19 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +144 6 £49,797 +10.66% 1
West Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
Midlands - 5 £47,500 - 2
VxWorks
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, IT jobs citing VxWorks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) C
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Robotics
3 6 (54.55%) Mechatronics
4 5 (45.45%) Embedded C
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Vision
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Master's Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Control Theory
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) BC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) DBS Check
5 3 (27.27%) Ada 95
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) PhD
5 3 (27.27%) Ada
5 3 (27.27%) Sun
6 2 (18.18%) UML
7 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project

VxWorks
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Ada Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Ada Software Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Control Systems Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Robotics
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Mechatronics
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Vision
3 3 (27.27%) Control Theory
3 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
3 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C
2 6 (54.55%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) Embedded C
4 3 (27.27%) Ada
4 3 (27.27%) Ada 95
4 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) BC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) DBS Check
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) Master's Degree
1 3 (27.27%) PhD
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Sun