The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank 419 366 355
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -11
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 17 39 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.19% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.52% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 75
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7361 7449 8195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.47% 36.95% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5852 5828 6998
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Device Driver
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Device Driver Salary Trend in the South East

Device Driver
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Device Driver across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Device Driver Salary Histogram in the South East

Device Driver
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
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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
Hampshire -17 7 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Oxfordshire -2 5 - - 1
Surrey -5 2 £45,750 -14.48% 3
Berkshire -7 2 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 1 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 35 (74.47%) C
1 35 (74.47%) C++
2 34 (72.34%) Software Engineering
3 33 (70.21%) Linux
4 20 (42.55%) TCP/IP
5 17 (36.17%) Embedded Linux
6 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (31.91%) Windows
8 14 (29.79%) OO
8 14 (29.79%) Degree
9 13 (27.66%) Multithreading
10 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
11 11 (23.40%) Embedded C
12 10 (21.28%) OOD
12 10 (21.28%) Scrum
12 10 (21.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
13 9 (19.15%) Android
13 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
13 9 (19.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 9 (19.15%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
14 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (17.02%) Java
14 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
14 8 (17.02%) Fedora
15 7 (14.89%) Assembly Language
15 7 (14.89%) Subversion
15 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (14.89%) HTML

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (8.51%) SAS
2 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (42.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.51%) Frame Relay
3 3 (6.38%) NFC
3 3 (6.38%) X.25
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
4 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
4 2 (4.26%) SSL
4 2 (4.26%) IPv4
4 2 (4.26%) IPv6
4 2 (4.26%) SNMP
4 2 (4.26%) Wireshark
4 2 (4.26%) IPsec
4 2 (4.26%) DHCP
4 2 (4.26%) LTE
4 2 (4.26%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.13%) VLAN
5 1 (2.13%) Network Security
5 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Big Data
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
1 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.89%) Subversion
3 4 (8.51%) GCC
4 2 (4.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (4.26%) MSBuild
4 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.51%) Electronics
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.13%) French Language
4 1 (2.13%) German Language
4 1 (2.13%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Software Engineer
2 17 (36.17%) Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Software Developer
3 11 (23.40%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (21.28%) C++ Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Hardware Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Hardware Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (4.26%) UI Designer
9 2 (4.26%) Designer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (4.26%) C++ Team Leader
9 2 (4.26%) C Software Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
10 1 (2.13%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (14.89%) HTML
3 5 (10.64%) Middleware
3 5 (10.64%) CSS
3 5 (10.64%) STL
3 5 (10.64%) HTML5
4 4 (8.51%) REST
4 4 (8.51%) OpenCL
4 4 (8.51%) DirectCompute
4 4 (8.51%) Web Services
4 4 (8.51%) .NET
4 4 (8.51%) .NET Remoting
4 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.51%) WCF
5 3 (6.38%) WPF
6 2 (4.26%) WF
6 2 (4.26%) Silverlight
6 2 (4.26%) jQuery
6 2 (4.26%) RESTful
6 2 (4.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (19.15%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.51%) CUDA
5 4 (8.51%) VHDL
5 4 (8.51%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (6.38%) EMV
6 3 (6.38%) Smartcard
7 2 (4.26%) MPEG
7 2 (4.26%) SCADA
7 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
7 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
7 2 (4.26%) User Experience
8 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Linux
2 17 (36.17%) Embedded Linux
3 15 (31.91%) Windows
4 9 (19.15%) Android
5 8 (17.02%) Fedora
6 3 (6.38%) Scientific Linux
6 3 (6.38%) CentOS
7 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.13%) VxWorks
8 1 (2.13%) pSOS
8 1 (2.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) Software Engineering
2 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) OO
4 13 (27.66%) Multithreading
5 10 (21.28%) Scrum
5 10 (21.28%) OOD
6 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.64%) Android Development
7 5 (10.64%) UML
7 5 (10.64%) TDD
7 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.51%) CAD
8 4 (8.51%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.38%) OOP
9 3 (6.38%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.38%) Kanban
10 2 (4.26%) Information Architecture
10 2 (4.26%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) C++
1 35 (74.47%) C
2 11 (23.40%) Embedded C
3 8 (17.02%) Java
4 7 (14.89%) Assembly Language
5 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
5 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.64%) Perl
6 5 (10.64%) C#
7 4 (8.51%) SQL
8 3 (6.38%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.26%) XPath
9 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
3 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) JTAG
2 3 (6.38%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Firmware
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.64%) Wind River
3 4 (8.51%) Perforce
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe
4 2 (4.26%) Sencha
4 2 (4.26%) Appcelerator
4 2 (4.26%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.26%) Avaya
5 1 (2.13%) Freescale
5 1 (2.13%) Intel
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