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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank 250 258 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.013% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.040% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £25,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -15.02%
Device Driver
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2421 2479 2232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.11% 33.21% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1924 1902 1814
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Device Driver
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Device Driver Salary Trend in the North West

Device Driver
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Device Driver across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Device Driver Salary Histogram in the North West

Device Driver
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Cheshire +5 6 - -
Manchester - 3 £29,000 -
Cumbria - 1 £19,500 -
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 16 (88.89%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) C++
4 9 (50.00%) C
4 9 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (50.00%) Android
4 9 (50.00%) iPhone
4 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (44.44%) OpenCL
5 8 (44.44%) OpenAL
5 8 (44.44%) Qt
5 8 (44.44%) BREW
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (44.44%) Nucleus RTOS
5 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 8 (44.44%) NFC
5 8 (44.44%) OpenGL
5 8 (44.44%) Middleware
5 8 (44.44%) Mobile Commerce
5 8 (44.44%) DRM
5 8 (44.44%) DVB
5 8 (44.44%) SVG
5 8 (44.44%) Automotive
5 8 (44.44%) UIQ
5 8 (44.44%) Series 60
5 8 (44.44%) Multimedia

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) Apache
1 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) Jetty
2 4 (22.22%) Liferay
2 4 (22.22%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (44.44%) DVB
2 8 (44.44%) Bluetooth
2 8 (44.44%) GPRS
2 8 (44.44%) GSM
2 8 (44.44%) UMTS
2 8 (44.44%) VoIP
2 8 (44.44%) WLAN
2 8 (44.44%) NFC
3 7 (38.89%) Wireless
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (11.11%) SSL
5 2 (11.11%) HTTP
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
6 1 (5.56%) LDAP
6 1 (5.56%) ADSL
6 1 (5.56%) DHCP
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
6 1 (5.56%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
2 4 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 4 (22.22%) Maven
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Automotive
2 8 (44.44%) Multimedia
3 6 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 6 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Graduate
3 4 (22.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Flash
1 8 (44.44%) J2ME
1 8 (44.44%) SVG
1 8 (44.44%) OpenGL
1 8 (44.44%) Middleware
1 8 (44.44%) UIQ
1 8 (44.44%) Series 60
1 8 (44.44%) BREW
1 8 (44.44%) Qt
1 8 (44.44%) OpenAL
1 8 (44.44%) OpenCL
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) CSS
3 5 (27.78%) jQuery
4 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) li3
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) PhoneGap
4 4 (22.22%) Laravel
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) iPhone
2 8 (44.44%) MPEG
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 4 (22.22%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Android
2 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Mobile
3 8 (44.44%) Nucleus RTOS
4 4 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (11.11%) CentOS
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) FreeBSD
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (44.44%) Mobile Commerce
2 8 (44.44%) DRM
2 8 (44.44%) Speech Recognition
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (33.33%) OOP
3 6 (33.33%) OO
3 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Open Source
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Information Security
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) Modular Programming
5 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) C++
3 9 (50.00%) C
4 6 (33.33%) PHP
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) Python
7 2 (11.11%) Ruby
7 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Symbian
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL
3 1 (5.56%) Draytek
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) HP