Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VectorCAST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VectorCAST over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vector Software VectorCAST
UK
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1135 1194 1202
Rank change year-on-year +59 +8 +100
Permanent jobs citing VectorCAST 6 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.019% 0.028% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 21
UK median annual salary £43,250 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.33% -1.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,675 £32,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £48,025 £42,500 £45,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +23.57% -7.89% -5.00%

VectorCAST is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 31,520 36,148 34,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.82% 20.18% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 25,242 29,513 29,700
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

VectorCAST
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VectorCAST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VectorCAST in the UK

VectorCAST
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VectorCAST in the UK

VectorCAST
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VectorCAST over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VectorCAST in the UK

VectorCAST
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VectorCAST within the UK over the 6 months to 18 December 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
England +68 6 £43,250 +23.57% 6
UK excluding London +39 6 £43,250 +23.57% 6
South East +27 2 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands +27 2 £35,750 -4.67% 2
Midlands +22 2 £35,750 +2.14% 2
South West - 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing VectorCAST 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 with a requirement for VectorCAST.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Polyspace
2 4 (66.67%) IEC 61508
2 4 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Ada
2 4 (66.67%) VHDL
3 3 (50.00%) Automotive
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Avionics
4 2 (33.33%) Verilog
4 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
4 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 2 (33.33%) Simulink
4 2 (33.33%) Stateflow
4 2 (33.33%) R
4 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (33.33%) German Language
5 1 (16.67%) MISRA
5 1 (16.67%) ISO 26262
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) FlexRay
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet

VectorCAST
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (33.33%) Simulink
1 2 (33.33%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Polyspace
General
1 3 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (33.33%) Avionics
2 2 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Ada Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Ada Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) ASIC Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) FPGA Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Software Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (66.67%) VHDL
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Ada
3 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) IEC 61508
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 26262
2 1 (16.67%) MISRA