The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank 774 762 679
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -83
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 121 164 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.35% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 77 138 152
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43762 46717 43458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.06% 39.67% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34770 37029 35380
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Device Driver
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Device Driver within the UK.

Device Driver Salary Trend in the UK

Device Driver
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Device Driver over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 within the UK.

Device Driver Salary Histogram in the UK

Device Driver
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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
England -23 115 £37,500 -16.66% 25
South East +9 41 £35,000 -22.22% 8
East of England +9 27 £37,500 -15.73% 11
Cambridgeshire +12 23 £37,500 -21.05% 6
London -11 22 £52,500 +5.00% 2
North West +1 12 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Cambridge +6 11 £42,000 -11.57% 6
Newbury +10 10 - -
Surrey +8 10 £33,750 -25.00% 3
Berkshire -2 10 - - 2
Manchester - 9 £29,000 -
Oxfordshire +15 7 £45,000 -5.26% 2
East Midlands -7 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Buckinghamshire +2 4 £34,500 -31.00% 1
West Midlands -5 4 - -
Derbyshire -7 4 £37,500 -9.09%
Derby -9 4 £37,500 -9.09%
Brighton - 4 £35,000 -
Oxford - 4 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 4 - -
Stafford - 4 - -
Cheshire -8 3 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Wiltshire -15 3 £40,000 +45.45% 1
South West -20 3 £40,000 +45.45% 3
High Wycombe - 3 £34,500 - 1
Fareham - 3 £45,000 -
Essex 0 2 £37,500 -14.77% 4
Hertfordshire - 2 £51,000 - 1

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 155 (69.82%) C++
2 149 (67.12%) Software Engineering
3 135 (60.81%) Linux
4 131 (59.01%) C
5 82 (36.94%) Windows
5 82 (36.94%) Degree
6 65 (29.28%) Java
7 56 (25.23%) TCP/IP
8 52 (23.42%) Embedded Linux
9 50 (22.52%) Electronics
10 46 (20.72%) Multithreading
11 45 (20.27%) Android
12 41 (18.47%) Computer Science
13 37 (16.67%) C#
14 36 (16.22%) OO
14 36 (16.22%) Python
14 36 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (12.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 28 (12.61%) Automotive
16 27 (12.16%) SDLC
17 26 (11.71%) Embedded Systems
18 25 (11.26%) Manufacturing
18 25 (11.26%) Wireless
18 25 (11.26%) Firmware
18 25 (11.26%) Perl
19 24 (10.81%) Middleware
20 22 (9.91%) Embedded C
21 21 (9.46%) UML
21 21 (9.46%) Mathematics
21 21 (9.46%) Physics

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 15 (6.76%) OpenStack
2 10 (4.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (3.60%) Apache
3 8 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.15%) JBoss
5 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.45%) Jetty
5 1 (0.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (3.60%) Simulink
2 1 (0.45%) Stateflow
2 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (4.50%) Heroku
1 10 (4.50%) Engine Yard
2 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (25.23%) TCP/IP
2 25 (11.26%) Wireless
3 14 (6.31%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (5.86%) Ethernet
4 13 (5.86%) HTTP
5 12 (5.41%) GSM
6 10 (4.50%) Bluetooth
6 10 (4.50%) DNS
6 10 (4.50%) Firewall
6 10 (4.50%) VLAN
7 9 (4.05%) NFC
7 9 (4.05%) Modbus
7 9 (4.05%) FTP
7 9 (4.05%) GPRS
7 9 (4.05%) UMTS
8 8 (3.60%) VoIP
8 8 (3.60%) WLAN
8 8 (3.60%) SSL
8 8 (3.60%) SAN
8 8 (3.60%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.21%) MySQL
2 10 (4.50%) RDBMS
2 10 (4.50%) MongoDB
2 10 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (4.50%) NoSQL
2 10 (4.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.70%) Couchbase
4 5 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.90%) SQLite
5 2 (0.90%) Big Data
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (7.66%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.31%) Subversion
3 10 (4.50%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.15%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.25%) GCC
6 4 (1.80%) PVCS
6 4 (1.80%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.35%) JIRA
7 3 (1.35%) GDB
7 3 (1.35%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.45%) Robolectric
8 1 (0.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.45%) Robotium
8 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.45%) Selenium
8 1 (0.45%) Maven
8 1 (0.45%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 50 (22.52%) Electronics
2 28 (12.61%) Automotive
3 25 (11.26%) Manufacturing
4 17 (7.66%) Finance
5 8 (3.60%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.60%) Legal
5 8 (3.60%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.25%) Marketing
7 3 (1.35%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.35%) Games
8 2 (0.90%) Military
9 1 (0.45%) Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Retail
9 1 (0.45%) Avionics
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 122 (54.95%) Software Engineer
2 49 (22.07%) Developer
2 49 (22.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 30 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
4 24 (10.81%) Software Developer
4 24 (10.81%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (6.31%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (5.86%) Graduate
6 13 (5.86%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 13 (5.86%) Real Time Engineer
7 11 (4.95%) C++ Developer
8 10 (4.50%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (4.50%) Linux Developer
9 9 (4.05%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 8 (3.60%) Firmware Engineer
11 7 (3.15%) Android Developer
11 7 (3.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 7 (3.15%) C++ Software Developer
12 6 (2.70%) Graduate Developer
12 6 (2.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.81%) Middleware
2 18 (8.11%) Qt
3 15 (6.76%) MFC
4 14 (6.31%) Web Services
5 13 (5.86%) XML
5 13 (5.86%) .NET
6 12 (5.41%) OpenGL
7 11 (4.95%) HTML
7 11 (4.95%) Flash
8 10 (4.50%) MCollective
9 9 (4.05%) OpenCL
9 9 (4.05%) STL
10 8 (3.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 8 (3.60%) OpenAL
10 8 (3.60%) HTML5
10 8 (3.60%) J2ME
10 8 (3.60%) SVG
10 8 (3.60%) CSS
10 8 (3.60%) BREW
10 8 (3.60%) UIQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.47%) Computer Science
2 28 (12.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 26 (11.71%) Embedded Systems
4 21 (9.46%) Mathematics
4 21 (9.46%) Physics
5 16 (7.21%) VHDL
6 15 (6.76%) Streaming Video
7 13 (5.86%) IPTV
8 11 (4.95%) Clustering
8 11 (4.95%) Client/Server
8 11 (4.95%) Over-the-Top Content
9 10 (4.50%) MPEG
9 10 (4.50%) Algorithms
10 8 (3.60%) iPhone
11 6 (2.70%) Video on Demand
11 6 (2.70%) Mechatronics
11 6 (2.70%) Data Centre
12 5 (2.25%) Raspberry Pi
13 4 (1.80%) User Experience
13 4 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 135 (60.81%) Linux
2 82 (36.94%) Windows
3 52 (23.42%) Embedded Linux
4 45 (20.27%) Android
5 18 (8.11%) Nucleus RTOS
5 18 (8.11%) Apple iOS
6 12 (5.41%) Windows XP
7 10 (4.50%) Windows 2000
7 10 (4.50%) Windows NT
7 10 (4.50%) Ubuntu
7 10 (4.50%) CentOS
8 8 (3.60%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (3.60%) Windows 8
8 8 (3.60%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.25%) UNIX
10 4 (1.80%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.80%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.90%) Fedora
11 2 (0.90%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (67.12%) Software Engineering
2 46 (20.72%) Multithreading
3 36 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (16.22%) OO
4 27 (12.16%) SDLC
5 21 (9.46%) UML
6 19 (8.56%) Time Management
6 19 (8.56%) Android Development
7 18 (8.11%) OOD
8 15 (6.76%) Configuration Management
9 14 (6.31%) Open Source
10 13 (5.86%) Mentoring
11 11 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (4.95%) Software Architecture
11 11 (4.95%) Requirements Analysis
12 10 (4.50%) Load Balancing
12 10 (4.50%) DevOps
13 9 (4.05%) Mobile Development
14 8 (3.60%) Linux Kernel Development
14 8 (3.60%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (69.82%) C++
2 131 (59.01%) C
3 65 (29.28%) Java
4 37 (16.67%) C#
5 36 (16.22%) Python
6 25 (11.26%) Perl
7 22 (9.91%) Embedded C
8 20 (9.01%) SQL
8 20 (9.01%) Assembly Language
9 15 (6.76%) Shell Script
10 14 (6.31%) Bash Shell
10 14 (6.31%) Embedded C++
10 14 (6.31%) Objective-C
11 12 (5.41%) Ruby
11 12 (5.41%) VC++
12 11 (4.95%) JavaScript
13 10 (4.50%) Korn
14 9 (4.05%) MATLAB
15 7 (3.15%) PHP
16 4 (1.80%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 82 (36.94%) Degree
2 10 (4.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.80%) PhD
4 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) HND
6 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.45%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.70%) QA
2 4 (1.80%) JTAG
3 2 (0.90%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (11.26%) Firmware
2 6 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.90%) iptables
Systems Management
1 11 (4.95%) Puppet
1 11 (4.95%) Cobbler
2 10 (4.50%) Nagios
2 10 (4.50%) collectd
3 7 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.70%) Ansible
5 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (5.41%) QNX
2 10 (4.50%) Red Hat
2 10 (4.50%) VMware
2 10 (4.50%) Oracle
3 8 (3.60%) Symbian
3 8 (3.60%) EMC
3 8 (3.60%) Akamai
4 7 (3.15%) Wind River
4 7 (3.15%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.80%) Altera
6 3 (1.35%) SAP
6 3 (1.35%) Progress
6 3 (1.35%) Xilinx
7 2 (0.90%) Green Hills
7 2 (0.90%) Perforce
7 2 (0.90%) Atmel
8 1 (0.45%) MKS
8 1 (0.45%) Hyland
8 1 (0.45%) Google
8 1 (0.45%) HP
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £50k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits share options + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
PCR
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Relocation
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £32500 - £42500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago