The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank 233 212 194
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -18
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 7 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.36% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.88% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 21
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £27,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -2.85%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2122 2379 2100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.35% 41.29% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1640 1918 1785
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,350
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 West

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Device Driver
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Device Driver Salary Trend in the South West

Device Driver
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Device Driver across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Device Driver Salary Histogram in the South West

Device Driver
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Bristol -7 2 £41,000 +49.09%
Dorset -22 2 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Wiltshire -1 1 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Devon - 1 - -
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 16 (84.21%) C++
3 15 (78.95%) Linux
4 14 (73.68%) C
5 13 (68.42%) Java
5 13 (68.42%) Degree
6 11 (57.89%) Mathematics
6 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
7 9 (47.37%) Python
8 8 (42.11%) Physics
8 8 (42.11%) OpenStack
9 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
9 5 (26.32%) Windows
9 5 (26.32%) Electronics
10 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
10 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
11 3 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
11 3 (15.79%) Validation
11 3 (15.79%) OO
11 3 (15.79%) MFC
11 3 (15.79%) Qt
12 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
12 2 (10.53%) UNIX
12 2 (10.53%) UML
12 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
12 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
12 2 (10.53%) POSIX
12 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
12 2 (10.53%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (42.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
3 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 5 (26.32%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Software Development Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Software Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Development Team Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) MFC
1 3 (15.79%) Qt
2 2 (10.53%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Mathematics
2 8 (42.11%) Physics
3 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.26%) DTV
5 1 (5.26%) Mechatronics
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Android
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Validation
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) UML
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Security
5 1 (5.26%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Programming
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C++
2 14 (73.68%) C
3 13 (68.42%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) Erlang
6 1 (5.26%) Rust
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PhD
2 1 (5.26%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
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