The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank 123 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 2 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.098% 0.30% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.74% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 8
Average salary £41,000 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.09% -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
Device Driver
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
707 810 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 34.62% 40.81% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 590 622 635
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Device Driver across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Device Driver
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Device Driver Salary Trend in Bristol

Device Driver
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Device Driver 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 Device Driver.

1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) Physics
1 8 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (62.50%) Python

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Device Driver 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 Device Driver. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree