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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 225 251 248
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -3
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 8 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.062% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
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
2266 2423 2549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.06% 37.71% 36.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 1921 1981
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Device Driver as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 5 - - 1
Merseyside - 2 £38,000 - 1
Cheshire +29 1 - -
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Device Driver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
4 4 (44.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (44.44%) OOD
4 4 (44.44%) C
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 3 (33.33%) Firmware
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
6 2 (22.22%) 802.11
6 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) OpenWrt
6 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
6 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (11.11%) Open Source
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) Ruby
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) Workflow

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Engine Yard
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
1 1 (11.11%) Heroku
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) 802.11
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Kernel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
2 1 (11.11%) MCollective
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) OpenWrt
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (11.11%) Cobbler
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) BMC
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
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