Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wind River VxWorks
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 210 218
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 +29
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 4 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.074% 0.26% 0.094%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 1.18% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 4
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £54,500 £150,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.02% -63.79% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,000 £69,575
90th Percentile £43,750 £59,750 £150,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% +10.59% +13.33%

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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,189 1,188 1,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 22.10% 21.69% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 766 782 752
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £61,475
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

VxWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for VxWorks in Scotland

VxWorks
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for VxWorks in Scotland

VxWorks
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Glasgow - 3 £42,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - - 2
VxWorks
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (75.00%) Device Driver Development
2 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Simulink
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Law

VxWorks
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware