The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wind River VxWorks
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 85 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.31% 0.20% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.18% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.17%  

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 255 234 244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 26.45% 23.68% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 214 190 144
Median salary £35,614 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.20% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VxWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

VxWorks
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for VxWorks in Essex

VxWorks
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Colchester +2 3 £42,500 -
VxWorks
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (33.33%) Intel

VxWorks
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Intel