The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 117 112 128
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.055% 0.13% 0.047%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% 0.33% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.70%
VxWorks
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
621 615 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.39% 40.67% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 492 512 604
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VxWorks across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VxWorks
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VxWorks Salary Trend in Cambridge

VxWorks
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing VxWorks also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VxWorks.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 5 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 5 (100.00%) QNX
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing VxWorks also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VxWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) QNX