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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank 96 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.097% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.99% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
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
301 303 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.34% 27.30% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 254 241 175
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree