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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank - - 77
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Device Driver
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
458 473 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.08% 41.27% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 401 364 238
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Device Driver
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Device Driver Salary Trend in Kent

Device Driver
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree