The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank - - 42
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
VxWorks
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
100 29 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.33% 15.68% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 84 29 107
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) TickIT
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SysML
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) TickIT
1 1 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B