The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wind River VxWorks
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 860 951
Rank change year-on-year +37 +91  
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 49 64 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.066% 0.018%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.26% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 15
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £37,400 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £83,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.40% -2.35%  

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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22132 24721 29380
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 25.13% 25.46% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18243 21124 24614
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VxWorks
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

VxWorks
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VxWorks in the UK

VxWorks
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VxWorks over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VxWorks in the UK

VxWorks
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 41 £30,000 -29.41% 1
South East +47 38 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Oxfordshire +31 37 £30,000 -57.14% 1
Banbury +2 25 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Scotland +17 8 £54,500 -63.78% 2
Dundee - 7 £54,500 - 1
East of England +3 3 £42,500 -
Colchester +2 3 £42,500 -
Essex -4 3 £42,500 -
West Sussex -7 1 £50,000 +28.20%
Livingston - 1 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 70 (94.59%) C
2 69 (93.24%) Windows
3 65 (87.84%) C++
4 55 (74.32%) Security Cleared
5 54 (72.97%) DV Cleared
6 52 (70.27%) Telecoms
7 49 (66.22%) Cybersecurity
8 48 (64.86%) Computer Science
9 44 (59.46%) Software Engineering
10 41 (55.41%) Linux
11 38 (51.35%) Java
11 38 (51.35%) Python
12 35 (47.30%) Degree
13 29 (39.19%) Penetration Testing
13 29 (39.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 29 (39.19%) Ethical Hacking
13 29 (39.19%) Source Code Analysis
14 26 (35.14%) Virtual Machines
14 26 (35.14%) VMware
14 26 (35.14%) Shell Script
14 26 (35.14%) Software Testing
14 26 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (35.14%) Ansible
14 26 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (29.73%) Line Management
16 21 (28.38%) Android
17 14 (18.92%) Electronics
18 13 (17.57%) Smartphone
19 10 (13.51%) Finance
20 8 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment

VxWorks
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Profibus
2 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) IDA Disassembler
1 6 (8.11%) Metasploit
2 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.05%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.70%) JIRA
3 2 (2.70%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.35%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 52 (70.27%) Telecoms
2 14 (18.92%) Electronics
3 10 (13.51%) Finance
4 7 (9.46%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Graduate
2 24 (32.43%) Administrator
2 24 (32.43%) Developer
2 24 (32.43%) Graduate Developer
2 24 (32.43%) Graduate Software Developer
2 24 (32.43%) IT Administrator
2 24 (32.43%) IT Graduate
2 24 (32.43%) Software Developer
3 20 (27.03%) Analyst
3 20 (27.03%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 20 (27.03%) Security Analyst
4 19 (25.68%) Senior Analyst
4 19 (25.68%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 19 (25.68%) Senior Security Analyst
5 18 (24.32%) Junior
5 18 (24.32%) Junior Developer
5 18 (24.32%) Junior IT Administrator
5 18 (24.32%) Junior Software Developer
5 18 (24.32%) Software Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) .NET
1 1 (1.35%) Ajax
1 1 (1.35%) HTML
1 1 (1.35%) HTML5
1 1 (1.35%) JSON
1 1 (1.35%) WPF
1 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (64.86%) Computer Science
2 29 (39.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 26 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (17.57%) Smartphone
5 4 (5.41%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.35%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 69 (93.24%) Windows
2 41 (55.41%) Linux
3 21 (28.38%) Android
4 4 (5.41%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.35%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (66.22%) Cybersecurity
2 44 (59.46%) Software Engineering
3 29 (39.19%) Ethical Hacking
3 29 (39.19%) Penetration Testing
3 29 (39.19%) Source Code Analysis
4 26 (35.14%) Software Testing
5 22 (29.73%) Line Management
6 8 (10.81%) Reverse Engineering
6 8 (10.81%) Secure Coding
6 8 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (9.46%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.46%) OO
7 7 (9.46%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.41%) Device Driver Development
9 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.70%) Change Control
10 2 (2.70%) Regression Testing
10 2 (2.70%) Requirements Management
10 2 (2.70%) TDD
10 2 (2.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 70 (94.59%) C
2 65 (87.84%) C++
3 38 (51.35%) Java
3 38 (51.35%) Python
4 26 (35.14%) Shell Script
5 8 (10.81%) C#
6 7 (9.46%) Embedded C
6 7 (9.46%) VB
7 3 (4.05%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.35%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.35%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.35%) Fortran
9 1 (1.35%) Lua
9 1 (1.35%) PHP
9 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (74.32%) Security Cleared
2 54 (72.97%) DV Cleared
3 35 (47.30%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) IEC 61508
1 3 (4.05%) IEC 62304
2 1 (1.35%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.35%) MISRA
2 1 (1.35%) MISRA C
System Software
1 26 (35.14%) Virtual Machines
1 26 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (35.14%) Ansible
2 6 (8.11%) Nessus
2 6 (8.11%) Nmap
Vendors
1 26 (35.14%) VMware
2 6 (8.11%) Codenomicon
3 3 (4.05%) Huawei
4 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.70%) Coverity
5 1 (1.35%) Atmel
5 1 (1.35%) Intel
5 1 (1.35%) Polycom
5 1 (1.35%) QNX
5 1 (1.35%) Tandberg
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