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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wind River VxWorks
UK / England
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 808 881 940
Rank change year-on-year +73 +59  
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 34 54 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.041% 0.056% 0.017%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 0.21% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 16
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 20039 25343 28198
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.44% 26.08% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16927 21629 23792
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% -1.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,908 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VxWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

VxWorks
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VxWorks in England

VxWorks
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VxWorks in England over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 3 months to 29 April 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
South East +53 34 £70,000 +75.00% 3
VxWorks
UK

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 England region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 54 (91.53%) C
2 47 (79.66%) Windows
3 42 (71.19%) C++
4 40 (67.80%) Security Cleared
5 39 (66.10%) DV Cleared
6 37 (62.71%) Cybersecurity
6 37 (62.71%) Telecoms
7 36 (61.02%) Python
8 33 (55.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 31 (52.54%) Computer Science
10 29 (49.15%) Software Engineering
11 28 (47.46%) Java
12 26 (44.07%) Ethical Hacking
12 26 (44.07%) Penetration Testing
12 26 (44.07%) Source Code Analysis
13 20 (33.90%) Linux
14 17 (28.81%) Line Management
15 15 (25.42%) Electronics
15 15 (25.42%) VMware
15 15 (25.42%) Shell Script
15 15 (25.42%) Software Testing
15 15 (25.42%) Degree
15 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (23.73%) Ansible
16 14 (23.73%) Virtual Machines
17 13 (22.03%) Android
18 11 (18.64%) Smartphone
18 11 (18.64%) V-Model
19 10 (16.95%) Coverity

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Profibus
2 3 (5.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
1 9 (15.25%) JIRA
1 9 (15.25%) SonarQube
1 9 (15.25%) Subversion
2 8 (13.56%) IDA Disassembler
2 8 (13.56%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (62.71%) Telecoms
2 15 (25.42%) Electronics
3 9 (15.25%) Finance
4 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Analyst
1 17 (28.81%) Security Analyst
2 16 (27.12%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 16 (27.12%) Senior Analyst
2 16 (27.12%) Senior Security Analyst
3 15 (25.42%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
3 15 (25.42%) Software Engineer
4 14 (23.73%) Graduate
5 13 (22.03%) Administrator
5 13 (22.03%) Developer
5 13 (22.03%) Graduate Developer
5 13 (22.03%) Graduate Software Developer
5 13 (22.03%) IT Administrator
5 13 (22.03%) IT Graduate
5 13 (22.03%) Software Developer
6 10 (16.95%) Junior
6 10 (16.95%) Junior Developer
6 10 (16.95%) Junior IT Administrator
6 10 (16.95%) Junior Software Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Middleware
2 2 (3.39%) HTML
2 2 (3.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (55.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 31 (52.54%) Computer Science
3 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (18.64%) Smartphone
5 3 (5.08%) CUDA
5 3 (5.08%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.39%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.69%) Home Automation
7 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (79.66%) Windows
2 20 (33.90%) Linux
3 13 (22.03%) Android
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.39%) ThreadX
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (1.69%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) Cybersecurity
2 29 (49.15%) Software Engineering
3 26 (44.07%) Ethical Hacking
3 26 (44.07%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (44.07%) Source Code Analysis
4 17 (28.81%) Line Management
5 15 (25.42%) Software Testing
6 11 (18.64%) V-Model
7 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (15.25%) Change Control
7 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (15.25%) Issue Tracking
7 9 (15.25%) Regression Testing
7 9 (15.25%) Release Management
7 9 (15.25%) Requirements Management
7 9 (15.25%) TDD
7 9 (15.25%) Unit Testing
7 9 (15.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (13.56%) Reverse Engineering
8 8 (13.56%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 54 (91.53%) C
2 42 (71.19%) C++
3 36 (61.02%) Python
4 28 (47.46%) Java
5 15 (25.42%) Shell Script
6 9 (15.25%) MATLAB
7 8 (13.56%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.39%) Lua
8 2 (3.39%) Perl
8 2 (3.39%) PHP
9 1 (1.69%) ANSI C
9 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.69%) C#
9 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (67.80%) Security Cleared
2 39 (66.10%) DV Cleared
3 15 (25.42%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) CEH
4 1 (1.69%) GIAC
4 1 (1.69%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.39%) MISRA
3 1 (1.69%) ISO13485
3 1 (1.69%) MISRA C
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (23.73%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Ansible
2 8 (13.56%) Nessus
2 8 (13.56%) Nmap
3 1 (1.69%) Defensics
3 1 (1.69%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) VMware
2 10 (16.95%) Coverity
3 9 (15.25%) Atlassian
4 8 (13.56%) Codenomicon
5 3 (5.08%) Intel
6 2 (3.39%) Atmel
6 2 (3.39%) Huawei
6 2 (3.39%) QNX
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix
7 1 (1.69%) Polycom
7 1 (1.69%) Qualys
7 1 (1.69%) Tandberg
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
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