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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 805 859 859
Rank change year-on-year
+54 0
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 106 122 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 94 78 122
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.53%

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
40481 45637 47431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.34% 41.62% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33027 36271 37454
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +18 101 £48,750 +21.87% 17
London +42 35 £50,000 +5.26% 9
South East +1 24 £47,250 +5.00% 1
East of England +9 12 £65,000 +73.33% 2
Cambridge +10 10 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Cambridgeshire 0 10 £65,000 +73.33% 2
Surrey +25 8 £50,000 +48.14%
Barnsley - 8 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 - 2
South Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 - 2
North West +13 7 £40,000 +55.33% 1
West Midlands +6 7 £37,500 -
Herefordshire - 7 £37,500 -
Hereford - 7 £37,500 -
Kent - 6 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire -13 5 £46,500 +3.33%
Dartford - 5 £37,500 -
South West +10 4 £52,500 +31.25%
East Midlands +2 4 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Hampshire -5 4 £47,000 -1.05% 1
Cheshire +36 3 - -
Scotland +8 3 £47,500 +20.25%
Devon - 3 £52,500 -
Merseyside - 3 £40,000 -
Runcorn - 3 - -
City of London +68 2 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Hertfordshire +18 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
Loughborough - 2 £55,000 -
Northampton - 2 £40,000 -

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 146 (70.87%) Software Engineering
2 129 (62.62%) Linux
3 128 (62.14%) C++
4 108 (52.43%) C
5 88 (42.72%) Degree
6 69 (33.50%) TCP/IP
7 68 (33.01%) Computer Science
8 62 (30.10%) Java
9 50 (24.27%) Windows
10 43 (20.87%) Python
11 42 (20.39%) Android
12 39 (18.93%) Multithreading
13 34 (16.50%) Embedded Linux
13 34 (16.50%) Embedded C
14 31 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (14.08%) Android Development
16 28 (13.59%) Electronics
17 27 (13.11%) Finance
18 25 (12.14%) Unix
19 23 (11.17%) Embedded Systems
19 23 (11.17%) Qt
19 23 (11.17%) SQL
20 22 (10.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
21 21 (10.19%) C#
21 21 (10.19%) XML
21 21 (10.19%) OO
22 19 (9.22%) Middleware
23 18 (8.74%) Mathematics
23 18 (8.74%) Firmware
23 18 (8.74%) Internet

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 (1.94%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.97%) Apache
2 2 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (0.97%) OpenStack
2 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.49%) IIS
3 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.43%) MS Office
1 5 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.46%) Simulink
3 1 (0.49%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.97%) Engine Yard
4 2 (0.97%) GitHub
4 2 (0.97%) Heroku
5 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (33.50%) TCP/IP
2 18 (8.74%) Internet
3 17 (8.25%) Ethernet
4 9 (4.37%) Multicast
4 9 (4.37%) Unicast
5 7 (3.40%) RS-232
5 7 (3.40%) RS-485
5 7 (3.40%) SNMP
6 5 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (2.43%) Wireless
7 4 (1.94%) VPN
8 3 (1.46%) Bluetooth
8 3 (1.46%) DNS
8 3 (1.46%) HTTP
8 3 (1.46%) RFID
8 3 (1.46%) SAN
9 2 (0.97%) 802.11
9 2 (0.97%) DHCP
9 2 (0.97%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.97%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.40%) NoSQL
2 6 (2.91%) Big Data
3 4 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (1.46%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.97%) KDB
5 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.97%) SQLite
6 1 (0.49%) DB2
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.49%) OLAP
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (3.88%) Git (software)
1 8 (3.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.91%) Subversion
3 3 (1.46%) VectorCAST
4 2 (0.97%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.97%) Selenium
4 2 (0.97%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.97%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.49%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.49%) GCC
General
1 28 (13.59%) Electronics
2 27 (13.11%) Finance
3 15 (7.28%) Automotive
4 9 (4.37%) Law
4 9 (4.37%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (3.40%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.91%) German Language
7 5 (2.43%) Marketing
8 2 (0.97%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.97%) French Language
8 2 (0.97%) Legal
8 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.97%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Billing
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (41.75%) Software Engineer
2 71 (34.47%) Developer
3 66 (32.04%) Embedded Engineer
4 56 (27.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 32 (15.53%) C++ Developer
5 32 (15.53%) C++ Software Engineer
6 25 (12.14%) Linux Engineer
7 24 (11.65%) Linux Developer
8 23 (11.17%) Android Developer
9 22 (10.68%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 19 (9.22%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
11 18 (8.74%) C Developer
12 17 (8.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 17 (8.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 17 (8.25%) Senior Developer
13 15 (7.28%) Senior Software Engineer
14 14 (6.80%) C Software Engineer
14 14 (6.80%) Embedded C Engineer
15 13 (6.31%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 13 (6.31%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.17%) Qt
2 21 (10.19%) XML
3 19 (9.22%) Middleware
4 12 (5.83%) WebSockets
5 10 (4.85%) STL
6 9 (4.37%) Android SDK
6 9 (4.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 9 (4.37%) Node.js
7 8 (3.88%) .NET
7 8 (3.88%) Ajax
7 8 (3.88%) JSON
7 8 (3.88%) Qt Quick
8 7 (3.40%) jQuery
9 6 (2.91%) DirectX
9 6 (2.91%) OpenGL
9 6 (2.91%) OpenGL ES
10 5 (2.43%) HTML
10 5 (2.43%) HTML5
10 5 (2.43%) MFC
11 4 (1.94%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (33.01%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.17%) Embedded Systems
3 22 (10.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 18 (8.74%) Mathematics
5 12 (5.83%) Physics
6 10 (4.85%) Algorithms
7 9 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (4.37%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.88%) Telematics
9 7 (3.40%) Biotechnology
10 6 (2.91%) N-Tier
11 5 (2.43%) Cyber Attack
11 5 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (2.43%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.94%) Driving Licence
13 3 (1.46%) Graphic Design
13 3 (1.46%) Internet of Things
13 3 (1.46%) iPhone
14 2 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
14 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 129 (62.62%) Linux
2 50 (24.27%) Windows
3 42 (20.39%) Android
4 34 (16.50%) Embedded Linux
5 25 (12.14%) Unix
6 7 (3.40%) VxWorks
7 6 (2.91%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.46%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.97%) CentOS
10 2 (0.97%) OpenWrt
10 2 (0.97%) pSOS
10 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.97%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.49%) Tizen
11 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.49%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (70.87%) Software Engineering
2 39 (18.93%) Multithreading
3 31 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (14.08%) Android Development
5 21 (10.19%) OO
6 16 (7.77%) Linux Kernel Development
7 15 (7.28%) Embedded Software Development
7 15 (7.28%) Mobile Development
8 13 (6.31%) Video Processing
9 12 (5.83%) Low Latency
9 12 (5.83%) Mentoring
10 11 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (4.85%) TDD
12 9 (4.37%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.37%) Scrum
12 9 (4.37%) SDLC
12 9 (4.37%) Validation
13 8 (3.88%) Configuration Management
13 8 (3.88%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (3.88%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 128 (62.14%) C++
2 108 (52.43%) C
3 62 (30.10%) Java
4 43 (20.87%) Python
5 34 (16.50%) Embedded C
6 23 (11.17%) SQL
7 21 (10.19%) C#
8 16 (7.77%) Embedded C++
9 14 (6.80%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.85%) JavaScript
11 9 (4.37%) Assembly Language
12 6 (2.91%) Perl
13 5 (2.43%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.94%) VC++
15 3 (1.46%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.97%) PHP
16 2 (0.97%) Ruby
17 1 (0.49%) Apple Swift
17 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 88 (42.72%) Degree
2 12 (5.83%) PhD
3 5 (2.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.94%) IISP
5 2 (0.97%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) HND
6 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.77%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.46%) MISRA
2 3 (1.46%) MISRA C
3 2 (0.97%) QA
3 2 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (8.74%) Firmware
2 4 (1.94%) Docker
2 4 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.46%) XenApp
3 3 (1.46%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.97%) vSphere
5 1 (0.49%) iptables
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.94%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.97%) Ansible
2 2 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (0.97%) Cobbler
2 2 (0.97%) Nagios
2 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.97%) Puppet
3 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.49%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.49%) SCCM
3 1 (0.49%) SCOM
3 1 (0.49%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.49%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (3.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.91%) VMware
3 4 (1.94%) ArcSight
3 4 (1.94%) Citrix
3 4 (1.94%) Intel
3 4 (1.94%) Wall Street Systems
4 3 (1.46%) Apple
4 3 (1.46%) Renesas
5 2 (0.97%) BMC
5 2 (0.97%) HP
5 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.97%) SAP
5 2 (0.97%) Xilinx
6 1 (0.49%) Adobe
6 1 (0.49%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.49%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.49%) IBM
6 1 (0.49%) NetApp
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle
6 1 (0.49%) Sybase
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Salary: £24,000 to £55,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Flexible hours, Bonus + more!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £80,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: to c£80k DoE + top benefits
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Barnsley, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Derbyshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Sheffield
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Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £75,000 to £90,000 + bonus + benefits
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