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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank 108 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.17% 0.67% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 1.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
505 452 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 43.76% 37.57% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 458 392 230
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,000
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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Dartford -14 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Device Driver
South East

Device Driver
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C++ Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree