The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.86% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.89% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £41,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
VxWorks
Essex

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

Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
72 38 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 27.80% 24.52% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 61 36 59
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,630 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

VxWorks
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

VxWorks Salary Trend in Colchester

VxWorks
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Embedded C
3 9 (75.00%) C
4 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
5 5 (41.67%) Device Driver
5 5 (41.67%) Intel
6 4 (33.33%) OpenGL
6 4 (33.33%) CUDA
6 4 (33.33%) OpenCL
7 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Big Data
8 2 (16.67%) Twitter
8 2 (16.67%) C++
8 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
9 1 (8.33%) SDLC

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) Software Manager
5 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) OpenCL
1 4 (33.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Device Driver
2 4 (33.33%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Embedded C
2 9 (75.00%) C
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Intel
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter