Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wind River VxWorks
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1095 1084 1183
Rank change year-on-year -11 +99 +43
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 43 71 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.027% 0.042% 0.035%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33 60 41
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £35,350 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £110,000 £48,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -11.11%

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 39,626 40,960 51,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.45% 24.51% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32,566 34,741 44,082
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.15% +2.35%

VxWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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 +16 28 £50,000 -25.93% 13
Midlands +20 7 £45,000 +5.88%
West Midlands +14 7 £45,000 +5.88%
East of England -2 4 £27,000 -32.50% 3
London - 2 £35,000 - 2
South West - 1 - - 1
VxWorks
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 39 (90.70%) C
2 36 (83.72%) C++
3 28 (65.12%) Software Engineering
4 20 (46.51%) Embedded C
5 19 (44.19%) Linux
6 16 (37.21%) Embedded C++
7 15 (34.88%) Embedded Linux
8 14 (32.56%) Windows
9 13 (30.23%) Java
9 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
9 13 (30.23%) MISRA
10 11 (25.58%) Algorithms
10 11 (25.58%) Electronics
10 11 (25.58%) Python
11 10 (23.26%) Ethical Hacking
11 10 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (23.26%) MISRA C
11 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
11 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
11 10 (23.26%) Degree
12 9 (20.93%) Data Management
13 7 (16.28%) MATLAB
14 6 (13.95%) Rational DOORS
14 6 (13.95%) Simulink
14 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
14 6 (13.95%) Source Code Analysis
15 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (9.30%) Metasploit
16 4 (9.30%) Mathematics

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 3 (6.98%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Broadband
2 3 (6.98%) Profibus
3 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.65%) Internet
4 1 (2.33%) 5G
4 1 (2.33%) 802.11
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) HSPA
4 1 (2.33%) IPsec
4 1 (2.33%) IPv4
4 1 (2.33%) IPv6
4 1 (2.33%) LTE
4 1 (2.33%) NAS
4 1 (2.33%) RTCP
4 1 (2.33%) RTP
4 1 (2.33%) SNMP
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (9.30%) IDA Disassembler
2 4 (9.30%) Metasploit
3 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.98%) JIRA
3 3 (6.98%) SonarQube
3 3 (6.98%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.33%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.33%) VectorCAST
4 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (25.58%) Electronics
2 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.30%) Finance
4 3 (6.98%) Automotive
5 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Software Engineer
2 21 (48.84%) Embedded Engineer
2 21 (48.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (30.23%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (30.23%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Analyst
4 10 (23.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 10 (23.26%) Security Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) C Software Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Embedded C Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.33%) MFC
2 1 (2.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Algorithms
2 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Device Driver
3 3 (6.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Linux
2 15 (34.88%) Embedded Linux
3 14 (32.56%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Software Engineering
2 10 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (23.26%) Ethical Hacking
2 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (20.93%) Data Management
4 6 (13.95%) Source Code Analysis
5 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
6 4 (9.30%) SDLC
7 3 (6.98%) Change Control
7 3 (6.98%) Coaching
7 3 (6.98%) Device Driver Development
7 3 (6.98%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (6.98%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (6.98%) Release Management
7 3 (6.98%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (6.98%) Requirements Management
7 3 (6.98%) UML
7 3 (6.98%) Validation
7 3 (6.98%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) C
2 36 (83.72%) C++
3 20 (46.51%) Embedded C
4 16 (37.21%) Embedded C++
5 13 (30.23%) Java
6 11 (25.58%) Python
7 7 (16.28%) MATLAB
8 3 (6.98%) C#
9 1 (2.33%) Ada
9 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.33%) Perl
9 1 (2.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.65%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) MISRA
2 10 (23.26%) MISRA C
3 4 (9.30%) DO-178B
3 4 (9.30%) IEC 62304
3 4 (9.30%) ISO 26262
4 3 (6.98%) IEC 61508
5 1 (2.33%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Nessus
1 4 (9.30%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Codenomicon
2 3 (6.98%) Atlassian
2 3 (6.98%) Coverity
3 2 (4.65%) Green Hills
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) QNX
4 1 (2.33%) Sun
4 1 (2.33%) Wind River