The first table below looks at the demand for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 46 28 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 1 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.34% 4.98% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.00% 18.87% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 1
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
100 53 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.78% 26.37% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87 53 126
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £16,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
VxWorks
Gloucestershire

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VxWorks
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

VxWorks Salary Trend in Cheltenham

VxWorks
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) TickIT
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) SysML
1 3 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 3 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (66.67%) CAN bus
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) Military
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) PVCS
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (66.67%) PVCS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (66.67%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CAN bus
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) SysML
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) TickIT
1 3 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 3 (100.00%) DO-178B