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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wind River VxWorks
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 95 -
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 1.02% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +37.50% -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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 237 251 326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 23.01% 23.18% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 192 182 237
Median salary £42,000 £28,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -37.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £55,000
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
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
2 4 (80.00%) CUDA
2 4 (80.00%) Intel
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) C

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 5 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (80.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (40.00%) C
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Intel