The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank 174 174 158
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.082% 0.23% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.75% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
Device Driver
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1289 1070 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.34% 31.01% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1044 923 895
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Device Driver
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Device Driver Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Device Driver
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire 0 3 £37,500 -21.05%
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (95.65%) Windows
3 20 (86.96%) C#
4 18 (78.26%) C
5 16 (69.57%) Firmware
5 16 (69.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 15 (65.22%) Embedded Linux
6 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (65.22%) 3D Graphics
6 15 (65.22%) Streaming Video
6 15 (65.22%) OpenGL
6 15 (65.22%) C++
6 15 (65.22%) Linux
6 15 (65.22%) Direct3D
7 14 (60.87%) Visualisation
8 13 (56.52%) .NET
9 10 (43.48%) Embedded C
9 10 (43.48%) Assembly Language
9 10 (43.48%) MPEG
9 10 (43.48%) WinDbg
10 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
11 6 (26.09%) Algorithms
11 6 (26.09%) Degree
12 5 (21.74%) JIRA
12 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
12 5 (21.74%) MFC
12 5 (21.74%) OO
12 5 (21.74%) Perforce
12 5 (21.74%) Electronics
12 5 (21.74%) NUnit

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) WinDbg
2 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (21.74%) NUnit
3 5 (21.74%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) OpenGL
1 15 (65.22%) Direct3D
2 13 (56.52%) .NET
3 5 (21.74%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (65.22%) 3D Graphics
2 15 (65.22%) Streaming Video
3 14 (60.87%) Visualisation
4 10 (43.48%) MPEG
5 6 (26.09%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Image Processing
5 1 (4.35%) Video Processing
5 1 (4.35%) Video Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) C
3 15 (65.22%) C++
4 10 (43.48%) Embedded C
4 10 (43.48%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
1 5 (21.74%) Perforce