The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank - 77 96
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.62% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.48% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
VxWorks
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
303 202 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.20% 25.00% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 245 182 391
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,400 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VxWorks
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VxWorks Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

VxWorks
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) SysML
1 5 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) PVCS
2 4 (80.00%) CAN bus
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) TickIT
3 3 (60.00%) IEC 61508
3 3 (60.00%) DO-178B
4 2 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (40.00%) Military
4 2 (40.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (80.00%) PVCS
3 2 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) Military
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Principle Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) SysML
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) TickIT
1 3 (60.00%) IEC 61508
1 3 (60.00%) DO-178B