Period
to 24 October 2020

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 24 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wind River VxWorks
UK > England
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 645 1004 1116
Rank change year-on-year +359 +112 +2
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 11 29 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.023% 0.012%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.100% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 16
Median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% -8.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £39,625 £26,289 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,875 £59,500 £65,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.00% +5.82%

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 9,617 29,011 35,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.46% 22.99% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7,983 23,242 28,630
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,525
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 24 October 2020.

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 24 October 2020. 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
Midlands - 7 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 7 £45,000 -
South East +210 3 £47,500 +37.00% 3
London +250 1 - -
VxWorks
UK

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, 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 10 (90.91%) C
3 7 (63.64%) Embedded C
4 4 (36.36%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Ada 95
6 2 (18.18%) Ada
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) BC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (9.09%) Structured Programming
7 1 (9.09%) Change Control
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 1 (9.09%) Robotics
7 1 (9.09%) Mechatronics
7 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
7 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing

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:

General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Ada Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Ada Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Anti-Piracy
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Mechatronics
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
3 1 (9.09%) Structured Programming
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C
2 7 (63.64%) Embedded C
3 3 (27.27%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Ada
4 2 (18.18%) Ada 95
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Perforce
1 1 (9.09%) QNX
1 1 (9.09%) VMware