Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vector Software VectorCAST
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1196 1217 1285
Rank change year-on-year +21 +68 +41
Permanent jobs citing VectorCAST 10 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.027% 0.074% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 13
UK median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £46,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 36786 35368 38174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.33% 18.72% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29935 30548 32261
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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
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 21 November 2017. 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 +8 9 £35,000 -7.89%
UK excluding London +7 9 £35,000 -7.89%
Midlands +35 8 £35,000 -15.66%
West Midlands +11 6 £37,500 -9.64%
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
South East +31 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing VectorCAST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VectorCAST.

1 8 (80.00%) C
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Doxygen
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) ISO 9001
4 4 (40.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) ISO 13485
4 4 (40.00%) MISRA C
4 4 (40.00%) MISRA
4 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (40.00%) QMS
4 4 (40.00%) Requirements Management
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming

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 4 (40.00%) Doxygen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 5 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) CANoe
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (30.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (40.00%) QMS
4 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (40.00%) Requirements Management
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) IEC 62304
1 4 (40.00%) ISO 13485
1 4 (40.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (40.00%) MISRA
1 4 (40.00%) MISRA C
2 3 (30.00%) QA
3 1 (10.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Freescale
1 2 (20.00%) Fujitsu
1 2 (20.00%) Green Hills
1 2 (20.00%) MKS