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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank 428 364 388
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +24
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 22 65 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.097% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 1.03% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 57 55
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +22.66%
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
6833 6330 7073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.19% 29.13% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5181 5149 5956
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Surrey -10 14 £40,000 -17.09%
Berkshire -23 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 1 - - 1
Kent -5 1 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire -13 1 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 57 (73.08%) Linux
2 48 (61.54%) C
3 42 (53.85%) C++
4 38 (48.72%) Degree
5 31 (39.74%) Windows
6 29 (37.18%) Software Engineering
7 24 (30.77%) Telecoms
8 22 (28.21%) Security Cleared
9 20 (25.64%) Embedded C
10 18 (23.08%) Firmware
10 18 (23.08%) HTML
11 16 (20.51%) Embedded C++
11 16 (20.51%) Electronics
12 15 (19.23%) VHDL
12 15 (19.23%) Image Processing
13 14 (17.95%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (17.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 12 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
14 12 (15.38%) Java
14 12 (15.38%) Flash
14 12 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (14.10%) Integration Testing
15 11 (14.10%) Computer Science
15 11 (14.10%) Aerospace
16 10 (12.82%) UML
16 10 (12.82%) OO
16 10 (12.82%) HTML5
17 9 (11.54%) Rational DOORS
17 9 (11.54%) Digital Media
17 9 (11.54%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (5.13%) SAS
2 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Office
2 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) TCP/IP
1 9 (11.54%) Internet
2 7 (8.97%) Wireless
3 6 (7.69%) SAN
3 6 (7.69%) DNS
4 3 (3.85%) Network Security
4 3 (3.85%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.85%) DHCP
4 3 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.85%) HTTP
5 2 (2.56%) SNMP
6 1 (1.28%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.28%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.28%) IPv4
6 1 (1.28%) IPv6
6 1 (1.28%) RTCP
6 1 (1.28%) RTP
6 1 (1.28%) SSL
6 1 (1.28%) VPN
6 1 (1.28%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.28%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 16 (20.51%) Electronics
3 11 (14.10%) Aerospace
4 9 (11.54%) Avionics
4 9 (11.54%) Military
5 3 (3.85%) French Language
5 3 (3.85%) German Language
5 3 (3.85%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.56%) Automotive
6 2 (2.56%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 13 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Security Consultant
3 8 (10.26%) Consultant
3 8 (10.26%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 7 (8.97%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Designer
6 5 (6.41%) UI Designer
6 5 (6.41%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Electronics Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Graduate
8 3 (3.85%) Customer Support Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) C++ Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Customer Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) HTML
2 12 (15.38%) Flash
3 10 (12.82%) HTML5
4 9 (11.54%) JSF
5 7 (8.97%) CSS
6 6 (7.69%) Middleware
7 3 (3.85%) XML
8 2 (2.56%) SVG
8 2 (2.56%) WebGL
9 1 (1.28%) REST
9 1 (1.28%) FreeSWITCH
9 1 (1.28%) GTK+
9 1 (1.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.28%) Core Animation
9 1 (1.28%) Qt
9 1 (1.28%) RESTful
9 1 (1.28%) WCF
9 1 (1.28%) WPF
9 1 (1.28%) WF
9 1 (1.28%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Firmware
2 15 (19.23%) VHDL
3 14 (17.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 11 (14.10%) Computer Science
5 9 (11.54%) Digital Media
5 9 (11.54%) Mathematics
5 9 (11.54%) Management Information System
5 9 (11.54%) Chip and PIN
6 6 (7.69%) Physics
6 6 (7.69%) Statistics
7 5 (6.41%) Mobile App
8 4 (5.13%) Smartphone
9 3 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (3.85%) Replication
10 2 (2.56%) CAN bus
11 1 (1.28%) Animation
11 1 (1.28%) SCADA
11 1 (1.28%) MPEG
11 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.28%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 57 (73.08%) Linux
2 31 (39.74%) Windows
3 12 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (11.54%) Android
4 9 (11.54%) VxWorks
5 6 (7.69%) Solaris
5 6 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.41%) UNIX
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.28%) uClinux
8 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.18%) Software Engineering
2 15 (19.23%) Image Processing
3 14 (17.95%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (14.10%) Integration Testing
6 10 (12.82%) UML
6 10 (12.82%) OO
7 9 (11.54%) Requirements Management
7 9 (11.54%) Unit Testing
7 9 (11.54%) Communications Security
7 9 (11.54%) Software Testing
7 9 (11.54%) Information Management
8 8 (10.26%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (10.26%) Cyber Security
9 7 (8.97%) Time Management
10 6 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.69%) Business Continuity
10 6 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (7.69%) iOS Development
11 5 (6.41%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (61.54%) C
2 42 (53.85%) C++
3 20 (25.64%) Embedded C
4 16 (20.51%) Embedded C++
5 12 (15.38%) Java
6 9 (11.54%) Shell Script
7 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
8 7 (8.97%) Python
9 5 (6.41%) Ada
9 5 (6.41%) C#
10 2 (2.56%) SQL
11 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.28%) XPath
11 1 (1.28%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (48.72%) Degree
2 22 (28.21%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.26%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (1.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.28%) Xen
4 1 (1.28%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Adobe
2 4 (5.13%) VMware
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.56%) Avaya
4 1 (1.28%) Altera
4 1 (1.28%) Xilinx
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