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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Device Drivers
England / South West
Rank 227 252 236
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 8 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.087% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.23% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 11
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -8.53%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%

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
1741 2176 1919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.95% 37.82% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1642 1545
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Device Driver as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +36 4 £46,250 +23.33%
Gloucestershire -9 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Bristol - 2 £38,250 - 1
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Device Driver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 20 (83.33%) C++
2 20 (83.33%) C
3 15 (62.50%) Python
4 12 (50.00%) Linux
5 11 (45.83%) Degree
6 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
7 9 (37.50%) Network Security
7 9 (37.50%) Unix
7 9 (37.50%) Windows
7 9 (37.50%) DevOps
8 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (33.33%) Mac OS X
8 8 (33.33%) Android
8 8 (33.33%) Information Security
9 7 (29.17%) Internet
9 7 (29.17%) Embedded C
9 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
10 6 (25.00%) Embedded C++
10 6 (25.00%) Wireless
10 6 (25.00%) Time Management
10 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
10 6 (25.00%) Internet of Things
10 6 (25.00%) RS-485
10 6 (25.00%) Modbus
10 6 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
10 6 (25.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 6 (25.00%) Energy Management
10 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Doxygen
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Network Security
2 7 (29.17%) Internet
2 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
3 6 (25.00%) Modbus
3 6 (25.00%) RS-485
3 6 (25.00%) Wireless
4 4 (16.67%) Bluetooth
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.17%) CMake
2 1 (4.17%) CppUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 6 (25.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.17%) CAN bus
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Android
3 8 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 3 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 9 (37.50%) DevOps
3 8 (33.33%) Information Security
4 6 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
4 6 (25.00%) Energy Management
4 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (25.00%) Time Management
5 4 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C
1 20 (83.33%) C++
2 15 (62.50%) Python
3 7 (29.17%) Embedded C
4 6 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) MISRA
1 3 (12.50%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago