The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 87 97 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -30
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.24% 0.13% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.38% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £37,500 £70,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.42% +64.70%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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 Dorset region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
310 264 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 37.30% 33.80% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 158 214 163
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Device Driver
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Device Driver Salary Trend in Dorset

Device Driver
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) LTE

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++