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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 159 153 184
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +31
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.16% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.42% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £40,750 £33,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.48% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -3.52%
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
1173 1192 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.81% 37.94% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 668 696 806
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Device Driver across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Device Driver Salary Histogram in Scotland

Device Driver
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Edinburgh +12 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Glasgow -12 1 £50,000 +28.20%
Device Driver
UK

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) C++
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
5 3 (42.86%) RS-232
5 3 (42.86%) RS-485
5 3 (42.86%) .NET
5 3 (42.86%) Firmware
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) HTTP
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (28.57%) Java
7 1 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) ODBC
7 1 (14.29%) Windows
7 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
7 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
7 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 1 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (14.29%) SQLite

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) HTTP
2 3 (42.86%) RS-232
2 3 (42.86%) RS-485
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQLite
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware