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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 179 181 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.083% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -4.70%
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
1445 1380 1437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.69% 38.24% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1111 1155
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) C

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Kernel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree