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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank 242 212 207
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -5
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 3 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.051% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.69% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 9
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
2092 2310 2063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.23% 37.44% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1827 1752
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,587 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 July 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
Wiltshire -11 3 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) C
2 9 (64.29%) C++
3 8 (57.14%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
5 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) Electronics
6 5 (35.71%) Physics
6 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
7 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
8 3 (21.43%) Wireless
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) OO
8 3 (21.43%) Mechatronics
9 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (14.29%) Android
9 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 2 (14.29%) UML
9 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
9 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
9 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (7.14%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
General
1 5 (35.71%) Electronics
2 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Real Time Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) MFC
1 1 (7.14%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 5 (35.71%) Physics
3 3 (21.43%) Mechatronics
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (7.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
4 1 (7.14%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Signal Processing
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Programming
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C
1 9 (64.29%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Erlang
5 1 (7.14%) Rust
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
Swindon, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago