The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank - 161 144
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.31% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Average salary - £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Device Driver
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1059 1301 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.36% 39.39% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 691 785 615
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Device Driver
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Device Driver Salary Trend in Scotland

Device Driver
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft