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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank 94 102 89
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 11 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 1.14% 1.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 2.39% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 24
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £68,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
666 837 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.27% 47.86% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 542 620 585
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 7 July 2015.

Device Driver Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 14 (58.33%) C
4 13 (54.17%) C++
5 12 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
6 9 (37.50%) Degree
7 8 (33.33%) Android
8 6 (25.00%) Electronics
8 6 (25.00%) Java
9 5 (20.83%) Wind River
9 5 (20.83%) Android Development
10 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
10 4 (16.67%) GCC
10 4 (16.67%) C#
10 4 (16.67%) Firmware
10 4 (16.67%) Physics
10 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 3 (12.50%) Mechatronics
11 3 (12.50%) Time Management
11 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
11 3 (12.50%) Assembly Language
11 3 (12.50%) Wireless
11 3 (12.50%) Finance
11 3 (12.50%) Automotive
11 3 (12.50%) Windows
11 3 (12.50%) Perl
11 3 (12.50%) Python
11 3 (12.50%) Memory Management
11 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (12.50%) Algorithms

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Wireless
2 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) ZigBee
3 1 (4.17%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) GCC
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (25.00%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Graduate
4 3 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) FPGA Design Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
1 1 (4.17%) DirectX
1 1 (4.17%) JNI
1 1 (4.17%) OpenVG
1 1 (4.17%) OpenCL
1 1 (4.17%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Physics
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (12.50%) Mechatronics
2 3 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) VHDL
3 2 (8.33%) Verilog
4 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.17%) DTV
4 1 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (4.17%) CAN bus
4 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 12 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Android
4 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.83%) Android Development
3 3 (12.50%) Memory Management
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Kernel Development
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Security
5 1 (4.17%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Signal Processing
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.17%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C
2 13 (54.17%) C++
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 3 (12.50%) Assembly Language
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 3 (12.50%) Python
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.17%) Erlang
7 1 (4.17%) Rust
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Firmware
2 2 (8.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Cobbler
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Wind River
2 1 (4.17%) Altera
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Xilinx
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