The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank 169 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -8.88%
Device Driver
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1323 1324 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.01% 32.98% 32.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 1008 1112
Average salary £37,750 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.65% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Device Driver
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Device Driver Salary Trend in Manchester

Device Driver
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Device Driver across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Device Driver Salary Histogram in Manchester

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (91.67%) C
1 11 (91.67%) C++
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Flash
3 8 (66.67%) J2ME
3 8 (66.67%) Bluetooth
3 8 (66.67%) GPRS
3 8 (66.67%) GSM
3 8 (66.67%) MPEG
3 8 (66.67%) Symbian
3 8 (66.67%) UMTS
3 8 (66.67%) VoIP
3 8 (66.67%) WLAN
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) SVG
3 8 (66.67%) OpenGL
3 8 (66.67%) Middleware
3 8 (66.67%) Mobile Commerce
3 8 (66.67%) DRM
3 8 (66.67%) DVB
3 8 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (66.67%) Multimedia
3 8 (66.67%) Speech Recognition
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Automotive
3 8 (66.67%) UIQ
3 8 (66.67%) Series 60
3 8 (66.67%) BREW

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Bluetooth
1 8 (66.67%) GPRS
1 8 (66.67%) GSM
1 8 (66.67%) UMTS
1 8 (66.67%) VoIP
1 8 (66.67%) WLAN
1 8 (66.67%) DVB
1 8 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (66.67%) NFC
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) PVCS
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
1 8 (66.67%) Automotive
1 8 (66.67%) Multimedia
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Graduate
3 3 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Flash
1 8 (66.67%) J2ME
1 8 (66.67%) SVG
1 8 (66.67%) OpenGL
1 8 (66.67%) Middleware
1 8 (66.67%) UIQ
1 8 (66.67%) Series 60
1 8 (66.67%) BREW
1 8 (66.67%) Qt
1 8 (66.67%) OpenAL
1 8 (66.67%) OpenCL
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) MPEG
1 8 (66.67%) iPhone
2 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
1 8 (66.67%) Nucleus RTOS
1 8 (66.67%) Android
1 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 8 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 8 (66.67%) Mobile Commerce
2 8 (66.67%) DRM
2 8 (66.67%) Speech Recognition
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C++
1 11 (91.67%) C
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (25.00%) ANSI C
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Symbian