Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wind River VxWorks
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 460 507 515
Rank change year-on-year +47 +8 +15
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 13 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.057% 0.045% 0.090%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.18% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 21
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -25.93%
10th Percentile £26,250 £44,900 £42,500
90th Percentile £50,500 £66,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5,784 6,555 8,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.14% 24.80% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4,767 5,371 7,227
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £69,700 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -

VxWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VxWorks as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VxWorks in the South East

VxWorks
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VxWorks in the South East

VxWorks
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VxWorks in the South East over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Salary histogram for VxWorks in the South East

VxWorks
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 January 2020. 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
Kent - 10 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £27,500 - 1
Thames Valley - 3 £27,500 - 1
VxWorks
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (92.31%) C
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) Python
4 9 (69.23%) Validation
4 9 (69.23%) Ada
4 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
4 9 (69.23%) MATLAB
4 9 (69.23%) Simulink
4 9 (69.23%) UML
4 9 (69.23%) Subversion
4 9 (69.23%) Green Hills
4 9 (69.23%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 9 (69.23%) Software Architecture
4 9 (69.23%) Rational Rhapsody
5 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Energy Management
6 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
6 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
6 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (30.77%) Electronics
6 4 (30.77%) Military
7 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
7 3 (23.08%) Android
8 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines

VxWorks
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (69.23%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
1 9 (69.23%) Rational Rhapsody
1 9 (69.23%) Subversion
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (15.38%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
1 4 (30.77%) Military
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineer
2 10 (76.92%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (69.23%) Principal Engineer
3 9 (69.23%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Ada Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
2 9 (69.23%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (69.23%) Software Architecture
2 9 (69.23%) UML
2 9 (69.23%) Validation
3 4 (30.77%) Energy Management
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Device Driver Development
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (92.31%) C
3 11 (84.62%) Python
4 9 (69.23%) Ada
4 9 (69.23%) MATLAB
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Green Hills
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Perforce
3 1 (7.69%) QNX
3 1 (7.69%) Symbian