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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 245 248 212
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -36
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 7 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.11% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.32% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 21
Average salary £39,500 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.13% +22.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.82% -3.52%
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
2332 2156 2411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.06% 34.86% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1864 1646 1959
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,645
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 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
Gloucestershire +7 4 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Dorset +15 2 £37,500 -40.00%
Bristol -1 1 - -
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 4 (40.00%) RS-485
4 3 (30.00%) 3G
4 3 (30.00%) 2G
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (30.00%) LTE
5 1 (10.00%) Qt
5 1 (10.00%) Broadcom
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) MFC
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) RS-485
2 3 (30.00%) 2G
2 3 (30.00%) 3G
2 3 (30.00%) LTE
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Real Time Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) MFC
1 1 (10.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 4 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Broadcom
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