The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank 92 87 90
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 24 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.30% 1.76% 2.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.18% 5.00% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 28
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +71.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +22.66%
Device Driver
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
754 560 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.96% 35.18% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 558 466 595
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Device Driver
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Device Driver Salary Trend in Cambridge

Device Driver
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Device Driver across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Device Driver Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 40 (72.73%) C
2 39 (70.91%) Linux
3 37 (67.27%) Software Engineering
4 18 (32.73%) C++
4 18 (32.73%) Degree
5 16 (29.09%) Embedded Linux
6 15 (27.27%) Firmware
7 13 (23.64%) Multithreading
7 13 (23.64%) Ethernet
8 12 (21.82%) Embedded C
9 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 10 (18.18%) JTAG
10 10 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (18.18%) Assembly Language
11 9 (16.36%) HTTP
11 9 (16.36%) SNMP
11 9 (16.36%) Python
11 9 (16.36%) MPEG
11 9 (16.36%) Streaming Video
11 9 (16.36%) RTSP
11 9 (16.36%) IGMP
11 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.55%) Open Source
12 8 (14.55%) Electronics
12 8 (14.55%) Windows
13 7 (12.73%) Perl
13 7 (12.73%) Flash
13 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
13 7 (12.73%) Scrum

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) Ethernet
2 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (16.36%) HTTP
3 9 (16.36%) SNMP
3 9 (16.36%) RTSP
3 9 (16.36%) IGMP
4 5 (9.09%) ATM
5 4 (7.27%) 4G
5 4 (7.27%) LTE
5 4 (7.27%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 4 (7.27%) GSM
5 4 (7.27%) UMTS
5 4 (7.27%) 3G
5 4 (7.27%) 2G
6 2 (3.64%) Wireless
7 1 (1.82%) Bluetooth
7 1 (1.82%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.27%) Valgrind
2 4 (7.27%) CppUnit
3 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.64%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.64%) GCC
General
1 8 (14.55%) Electronics
2 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.09%) Military
3 5 (9.09%) Multimedia
3 5 (9.09%) Avionics
4 2 (3.64%) Automotive
5 1 (1.82%) Finance
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Software Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Firmware Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) C Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Customer Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Embedded C Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (1.82%) .NET Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Customer Support Engineer
10 1 (1.82%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Junior
10 1 (1.82%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Flash
2 5 (9.09%) OpenGL
2 5 (9.09%) DirectX
2 5 (9.09%) Middleware
2 5 (9.09%) OpenCL
2 5 (9.09%) OpenGL ES
2 5 (9.09%) Direct3D Mobile
2 5 (9.09%) Direct3D
3 3 (5.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Firmware
2 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 10 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (16.36%) MPEG
4 9 (16.36%) Streaming Video
5 8 (14.55%) Open Source
6 5 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (9.09%) IPTV
6 5 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 5 (9.09%) Physics
6 5 (9.09%) GPGPU
7 4 (7.27%) DTV
8 3 (5.45%) ASIC
8 3 (5.45%) STB
8 3 (5.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Linux
2 16 (29.09%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (14.55%) Windows
4 7 (12.73%) Android
5 5 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (67.27%) Software Engineering
2 13 (23.64%) Multithreading
3 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
4 7 (12.73%) Scrum
5 5 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (9.09%) OO
5 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.27%) High Availability
6 4 (7.27%) Memory Management
6 4 (7.27%) Project Management
7 2 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.64%) Android Development
8 1 (1.82%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.82%) UML
8 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.82%) Code Coverage
8 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.82%) Low Latency
8 1 (1.82%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (72.73%) C
2 18 (32.73%) C++
3 12 (21.82%) Embedded C
4 10 (18.18%) Assembly Language
5 9 (16.36%) Python
6 7 (12.73%) Perl
6 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.09%) MATLAB
7 5 (9.09%) Java
8 3 (5.45%) C#
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) PhD
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) JTAG
2 5 (9.09%) IEC 61508
2 5 (9.09%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Coverity
3 2 (3.64%) Wind River
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
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