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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank 227 207 211
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 11 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.66% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 15
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1914 2129 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.29% 38.80% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1741 1789
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +3 6 £41,000 -8.88% 1
Devon - 2 - -
Gloucestershire -9 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wiltshire -9 1 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (86.36%) C++
3 18 (81.82%) Linux
4 17 (77.27%) C
5 14 (63.64%) Degree
6 13 (59.09%) Mathematics
7 10 (45.45%) Java
7 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
8 9 (40.91%) Python
8 9 (40.91%) Physics
8 9 (40.91%) OpenStack
9 6 (27.27%) Multithreading
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
9 6 (27.27%) Electronics
10 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
10 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
11 4 (18.18%) Qt
11 4 (18.18%) OO
11 4 (18.18%) MFC
11 4 (18.18%) Validation
12 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (13.64%) Ruby
12 3 (13.64%) Perl
12 3 (13.64%) UNIX
12 3 (13.64%) UML
12 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
12 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
12 3 (13.64%) POSIX
12 3 (13.64%) Ethernet

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (40.91%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) tcpdump
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) IPv4
3 2 (9.09%) IPv6
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) IPsec
3 2 (9.09%) SNMP
3 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
3 2 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (4.55%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
General
1 6 (27.27%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Development Team Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Software Development Team Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Development Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering Manager
4 2 (9.09%) C++ Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Real Time Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Development Team Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Qt
1 4 (18.18%) MFC
2 3 (13.64%) POSIX
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Mathematics
2 9 (40.91%) Physics
3 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) Cryptography
4 2 (9.09%) SCADA
5 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (4.55%) DTV
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (13.64%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (4.55%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (27.27%) Multithreading
3 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 4 (18.18%) OO
4 4 (18.18%) Validation
5 3 (13.64%) UML
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
6 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
6 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Signal Processing
7 1 (4.55%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C++
2 17 (77.27%) C
3 10 (45.45%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) Python
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 3 (13.64%) Perl
5 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 2 (9.09%) Embedded C
6 2 (9.09%) Assembly Language
7 1 (4.55%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) MBA
3 1 (4.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Sun
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