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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 793 847 875
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +28
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 125 116 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 107 89 90
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%

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
39206 45906 45879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.97% 42.41% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32009 36939 35878
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Device Driver as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +48 121 £45,500 +4.00% 19
East of England +19 29 £40,000 -20.00% 9
London +33 23 £72,500 +81.25% 5
South East +27 22 £45,500 +1.11% 3
South West -3 14 £52,500 +110.00%
Gloucestershire - 13 £57,500 -
Yorkshire +30 12 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Barnsley - 12 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 12 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +17 11 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +7 10 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Cheltenham - 10 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 10 £50,000 -
Essex +12 9 £38,750 +3.33%
Abingdon - 8 £40,000 -
Colchester - 8 £38,750 -
West Midlands - 8 £43,750 - 1
Surrey +18 7 £50,000 +75.43% 1
North West +16 7 £39,750 +103.84%
East Midlands +24 6 £55,000 -2.22%
Norwich - 5 £37,500 - 1
Hereford - 5 £37,500 -
Norfolk - 5 £37,500 - 1
Herefordshire - 5 £37,500 -
Leicestershire -5 4 £55,000 -26.66%
Loughborough -9 4 £55,000 -26.66%
Cambridge -11 4 £53,750 +7.50% 7
Cambridgeshire -19 4 £53,750 +7.50% 7
Cheshire +28 3 - -
Cardiff - 3 £45,000 -

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 161 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 150 (65.22%) Linux
3 149 (64.78%) C++
4 139 (60.43%) C
5 89 (38.70%) Degree
6 77 (33.48%) TCP/IP
7 70 (30.43%) Embedded C
8 66 (28.70%) Computer Science
9 58 (25.22%) Java
10 57 (24.78%) Python
11 52 (22.61%) Windows
12 46 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
13 44 (19.13%) Multithreading
14 43 (18.70%) Electronics
15 37 (16.09%) Unix
16 35 (15.22%) Embedded C++
16 35 (15.22%) Finance
16 35 (15.22%) Android
17 34 (14.78%) Qt
17 34 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
18 32 (13.91%) Firmware
19 29 (12.61%) XML
20 25 (10.87%) OO
20 25 (10.87%) Internet
20 25 (10.87%) Middleware
21 24 (10.43%) Validation
22 23 (10.00%) Android Development
23 20 (8.70%) Bash Shell
23 20 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
23 20 (8.70%) Automotive

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.30%) Apache
2 3 (1.30%) nginx
3 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.43%) IIS
3 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (3.91%) GNU Octave
1 9 (3.91%) Simulink
2 5 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.74%) MS Office
3 4 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 77 (33.48%) TCP/IP
2 25 (10.87%) Internet
3 18 (7.83%) Ethernet
4 16 (6.96%) Wireless
5 14 (6.09%) RS-485
6 13 (5.65%) Multicast
6 13 (5.65%) Unicast
7 11 (4.78%) Modbus
7 11 (4.78%) RS-232
8 10 (4.35%) Bluetooth
8 10 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (3.91%) CDMA
9 9 (3.91%) SNMP
9 9 (3.91%) Software-Defined Radio
9 9 (3.91%) TDMA
10 6 (2.61%) HTTP
11 4 (1.74%) DHCP
11 4 (1.74%) DNS
11 4 (1.74%) VPN
12 3 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.04%) NoSQL
2 5 (2.17%) Big Data
3 4 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (1.30%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.30%) KDB
4 3 (1.30%) Kdb+
4 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.43%) DB2
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.43%) OLAP
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (3.91%) Subversion
2 6 (2.61%) VectorCAST
2 6 (2.61%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.74%) TortoiseSVN
5 3 (1.30%) JIRA
5 3 (1.30%) Selenium
5 3 (1.30%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.43%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.43%) webpack
General
1 43 (18.70%) Electronics
2 35 (15.22%) Finance
3 20 (8.70%) Automotive
4 9 (3.91%) Law
5 8 (3.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (3.04%) German Language
7 6 (2.61%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.30%) French Language
8 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.30%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.87%) Banking
9 2 (0.87%) Marketing
9 2 (0.87%) Retail
10 1 (0.43%) Billing
10 1 (0.43%) Games
10 1 (0.43%) Legal
10 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (46.09%) Software Engineer
2 80 (34.78%) Developer
2 80 (34.78%) Embedded Engineer
3 73 (31.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 42 (18.26%) C++ Developer
5 35 (15.22%) C++ Software Engineer
6 34 (14.78%) Linux Engineer
7 32 (13.91%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 29 (12.61%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
9 28 (12.17%) Embedded C Engineer
10 25 (10.87%) C Software Engineer
10 25 (10.87%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 25 (10.87%) Senior Developer
11 23 (10.00%) Linux Developer
12 22 (9.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 22 (9.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
13 21 (9.13%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
13 21 (9.13%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 21 (9.13%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
13 21 (9.13%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.78%) Qt
2 29 (12.61%) XML
3 25 (10.87%) Middleware
4 16 (6.96%) Qt Quick
5 11 (4.78%) Yocto
6 10 (4.35%) Node.js
6 10 (4.35%) STL
7 9 (3.91%) Ajax
7 9 (3.91%) JSON
8 8 (3.48%) .NET
8 8 (3.48%) jQuery
9 7 (3.04%) Android SDK
9 7 (3.04%) MFC
10 6 (2.61%) WebSockets
11 5 (2.17%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.17%) DirectX
11 5 (2.17%) OpenGL
11 5 (2.17%) OpenGL ES
12 4 (1.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 3 (1.30%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 66 (28.70%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 18 (7.83%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (6.96%) Algorithms
4 16 (6.96%) Telematics
5 15 (6.52%) Mathematics
6 14 (6.09%) Physics
7 12 (5.22%) Client/Server
8 10 (4.35%) Internet of Things
8 10 (4.35%) Verilog
9 9 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (3.91%) CUDA
10 6 (2.61%) Fintech
11 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.74%) Arduino
12 4 (1.74%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.74%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (1.30%) Hedge funds
13 3 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 150 (65.22%) Linux
2 52 (22.61%) Windows
3 46 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
4 37 (16.09%) Unix
5 35 (15.22%) Android
6 11 (4.78%) VxWorks
7 4 (1.74%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.74%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.30%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.87%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.43%) Tizen
10 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.43%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (19.13%) Multithreading
3 34 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (10.87%) OO
5 24 (10.43%) Validation
6 23 (10.00%) Android Development
7 18 (7.83%) UML
8 16 (6.96%) Mentoring
9 15 (6.52%) SDLC
10 14 (6.09%) Test Scripting
11 13 (5.65%) Linux Kernel Development
11 13 (5.65%) Low Latency
12 11 (4.78%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (4.78%) Mobile Development
12 11 (4.78%) Open Source
13 10 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (4.35%) Digital Signal Processing
13 10 (4.35%) Energy Management
13 10 (4.35%) Signal Processing
13 10 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 149 (64.78%) C++
2 139 (60.43%) C
3 70 (30.43%) Embedded C
4 58 (25.22%) Java
5 57 (24.78%) Python
6 35 (15.22%) Embedded C++
7 20 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 19 (8.26%) C#
8 19 (8.26%) SQL
9 13 (5.65%) JavaScript
10 12 (5.22%) Assembly Language
11 6 (2.61%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.61%) Perl
12 4 (1.74%) PHP
13 2 (0.87%) VC++
14 1 (0.43%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 89 (38.70%) Degree
2 16 (6.96%) PhD
3 5 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.87%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) HND
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.96%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.17%) MISRA
2 5 (2.17%) MISRA C
3 4 (1.74%) ISO13485
4 3 (1.30%) ECSS
4 3 (1.30%) QA
4 3 (1.30%) SLA
5 2 (0.87%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 32 (13.91%) Firmware
2 4 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.74%) Docker
3 3 (1.30%) Samba
3 3 (1.30%) Squid
3 3 (1.30%) vSphere
3 3 (1.30%) XenApp
3 3 (1.30%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.74%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.43%) SELinux
Vendors
1 9 (3.91%) Xilinx
2 8 (3.48%) Intel
2 8 (3.48%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.74%) Citrix
3 4 (1.74%) Perforce
3 4 (1.74%) VMware
3 4 (1.74%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe
4 1 (0.43%) Apple
4 1 (0.43%) Atmel
4 1 (0.43%) EMC
4 1 (0.43%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle
4 1 (0.43%) SAP
4 1 (0.43%) Sybase
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Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Shares+Healthcare+Pension+More!
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Exciting bonus scheme
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Barnsley, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Top base, Benefits, Prospects
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
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Coventry
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £80,000 + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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