The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank 724 648 648
Rank change year-on-year
-76 0
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 195 228 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.63% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 164 170 210
Average salary £43,250 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- +4.29%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39570 36063 40497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.68% 32.43% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31309 29222 34251
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 17 April 2014 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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -65 180 £42,500 - 46
South East -36 59 £45,000 +8.43% 14
East of England -20 51 £42,500 -5.55% 12
Cambridgeshire +13 43 £42,500 -5.55% 9
London -43 35 £45,000 +21.62% 7
Cambridge -1 27 £45,000 - 9
South West -3 21 £37,500 -25.00% 7
West Sussex -3 17 £42,500 - 1
Brighton - 13 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 13 £40,000 -
Hampshire -15 11 £47,500 +35.71%
Crawley +2 10 - - 1
Bristol -5 8 £27,500 -45.00% 2
Berkshire -11 8 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Essex -24 8 £44,000 +17.33%
Dorset - 7 £40,000 -
Worthing - 7 £42,500 -
St Neots -1 6 £32,500 -
Surrey -4 6 £46,750 +16.87% 6
Wiltshire -7 6 £27,500 -38.88% 4
Croydon -15 6 £52,500 +41.89% 2
Cheshire +4 5 £50,000 +31.57% 2
North West +4 5 £50,000 +31.57% 3
Reading -8 5 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Poole - 5 £40,000 -
Uxbridge +10 4 £35,000 -
Guildford +2 4 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Oxfordshire -14 4 £45,000 +42.85%
Warrington - 4 £50,000 - 1
Swindon - 4 £27,500 - 1

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 280 (70.00%) C
2 243 (60.75%) Linux
3 206 (51.50%) Software Engineering
4 203 (50.75%) C++
5 111 (27.75%) Degree
6 101 (25.25%) Windows
7 88 (22.00%) Embedded C
8 75 (18.75%) Multithreading
9 72 (18.00%) Embedded Linux
10 71 (17.75%) TCP/IP
11 65 (16.25%) Java
11 65 (16.25%) Telecoms
12 59 (14.75%) Electronics
13 56 (14.00%) Firmware
14 48 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
15 46 (11.50%) Embedded C++
15 46 (11.50%) Python
16 44 (11.00%) Computer Science
17 43 (10.75%) Shell Script
17 43 (10.75%) Wireless
18 42 (10.50%) Security Cleared
19 39 (9.75%) C#
20 38 (9.50%) Android
21 37 (9.25%) Embedded Systems
21 37 (9.25%) DNS
22 35 (8.75%) .NET
23 33 (8.25%) Automotive
24 32 (8.00%) Subversion
24 32 (8.00%) UNIX
24 32 (8.00%) Flash

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 16 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 15 (3.75%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (1.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.25%) Apache
5 4 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.25%) SAS
7 1 (0.25%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (3.00%) MS Office
2 11 (2.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (3.75%) Heroku
1 15 (3.75%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 71 (17.75%) TCP/IP
2 43 (10.75%) Wireless
3 37 (9.25%) DNS
4 31 (7.75%) Firewall
5 29 (7.25%) Ethernet
6 26 (6.50%) Internet
7 25 (6.25%) VLAN
8 23 (5.75%) SAN
9 16 (4.00%) ZigBee
10 15 (3.75%) HTTP
11 13 (3.25%) IGMP
12 12 (3.00%) RTSP
13 11 (2.75%) Network Security
14 10 (2.50%) SSL
15 8 (2.00%) SNMP
16 6 (1.50%) IPsec
16 6 (1.50%) IPv4
16 6 (1.50%) IPv6
16 6 (1.50%) VPN
16 6 (1.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.75%) RDBMS
1 15 (3.75%) MongoDB
1 15 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
1 15 (3.75%) NoSQL
1 15 (3.75%) Relational Database
1 15 (3.75%) MySQL
2 5 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (8.00%) Subversion
2 23 (5.75%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.75%) Jenkins
4 13 (3.25%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.75%) Rational DOORS
5 11 (2.75%) GCC
6 6 (1.50%) JIRA
6 6 (1.50%) Selenium
6 6 (1.50%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.50%) Robotium
6 6 (1.50%) Calabash
7 5 (1.25%) FogBugz
8 3 (0.75%) GNU Toolchain
9 2 (0.50%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.50%) WinDbg
9 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.25%) MSI
10 1 (0.25%) PVCS
10 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
General
1 65 (16.25%) Telecoms
2 59 (14.75%) Electronics
3 33 (8.25%) Automotive
4 27 (6.75%) Aerospace
5 17 (4.25%) Manufacturing
6 14 (3.50%) Games
7 12 (3.00%) Finance
8 11 (2.75%) Military
9 9 (2.25%) Avionics
10 8 (2.00%) Marketing
11 6 (1.50%) Banking
12 5 (1.25%) Retail
13 4 (1.00%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 175 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 64 (16.00%) Developer
3 53 (13.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 38 (9.50%) Linux Engineer
5 37 (9.25%) C++ Software Engineer
6 36 (9.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 23 (5.75%) Consultant
8 22 (5.50%) C Software Engineer
9 20 (5.00%) Security Consultant
9 20 (5.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
10 19 (4.75%) Embedded C Engineer
11 17 (4.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 16 (4.00%) Software Developer
13 15 (3.75%) C# Software Engineer
13 15 (3.75%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 15 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
14 14 (3.50%) Support Engineer
15 13 (3.25%) C++ Developer
16 12 (3.00%) Principal Engineer
16 12 (3.00%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.75%) .NET
2 32 (8.00%) Flash
3 26 (6.50%) HTML
4 23 (5.75%) HTML5
5 20 (5.00%) Middleware
6 16 (4.00%) Web Services
7 15 (3.75%) MCollective
7 15 (3.75%) Android SDK
8 11 (2.75%) J2EE
9 10 (2.50%) JSF
10 8 (2.00%) MFC
11 6 (1.50%) STL
12 5 (1.25%) CSS
12 5 (1.25%) POSIX
12 5 (1.25%) Qt
13 4 (1.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 3 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (0.75%) WPF
14 3 (0.75%) Silverlight
14 3 (0.75%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.00%) Firmware
2 44 (11.00%) Computer Science
3 37 (9.25%) Embedded Systems
4 30 (7.50%) Open Source
5 21 (5.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 21 (5.25%) Clustering
6 17 (4.25%) VHDL
7 14 (3.50%) Statistics
8 13 (3.25%) Smartphone
8 13 (3.25%) MPEG
8 13 (3.25%) Digital Media
9 12 (3.00%) Mathematics
10 11 (2.75%) Cryptography
11 10 (2.50%) IPTV
11 10 (2.50%) Verilog
11 10 (2.50%) Streaming Video
12 9 (2.25%) SCADA
13 8 (2.00%) Management Information System
13 8 (2.00%) Chip and PIN
13 8 (2.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 243 (60.75%) Linux
2 101 (25.25%) Windows
3 72 (18.00%) Embedded Linux
4 38 (9.50%) Android
5 32 (8.00%) UNIX
6 20 (5.00%) VxWorks
7 15 (3.75%) Ubuntu
7 15 (3.75%) CentOS
8 14 (3.50%) Solaris
9 6 (1.50%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.25%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.00%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.00%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.75%) Windows CE
12 3 (0.75%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.50%) Nucleus RTOS
13 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.25%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (51.50%) Software Engineering
2 75 (18.75%) Multithreading
3 48 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (7.75%) UML
5 29 (7.25%) Software Testing
6 28 (7.00%) Configuration Management
6 28 (7.00%) Cyber Security
7 26 (6.50%) OO
8 22 (5.50%) TDD
9 20 (5.00%) Scrum
9 20 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
10 18 (4.50%) Requirements Analysis
10 18 (4.50%) Integration Testing
11 17 (4.25%) Time Management
12 16 (4.00%) Unit Testing
13 15 (3.75%) Load Balancing
13 15 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (3.50%) Business Continuity
14 14 (3.50%) Business Continuity Planning
15 12 (3.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 280 (70.00%) C
2 203 (50.75%) C++
3 88 (22.00%) Embedded C
4 65 (16.25%) Java
5 46 (11.50%) Embedded C++
5 46 (11.50%) Python
6 43 (10.75%) Shell Script
7 39 (9.75%) C#
8 26 (6.50%) Assembly Language
9 25 (6.25%) Ruby
10 23 (5.75%) Perl
11 21 (5.25%) Bash Shell
12 15 (3.75%) SQL
12 15 (3.75%) Korn
13 5 (1.25%) JavaScript
14 4 (1.00%) Ada
15 3 (0.75%) VB
16 2 (0.50%) PHP
17 1 (0.25%) VBScript
17 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 111 (27.75%) Degree
2 42 (10.50%) Security Cleared
3 30 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 20 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.50%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.50%) MCSA
7 5 (1.25%) PhD
7 5 (1.25%) CCNA
7 5 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.00%) HND
8 4 (1.00%) HP AIS
8 4 (1.00%) IBM Certification
8 4 (1.00%) MCDST
9 3 (0.75%) HNC
10 2 (0.50%) MCP
10 2 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.25%) SLA
1 21 (5.25%) QA
2 15 (3.75%) JTAG
3 3 (0.75%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (1.25%) XenApp
1 5 (1.25%) vSphere
2 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.50%) Xen
2 2 (0.50%) KVM
3 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.25%) Samba
3 1 (0.25%) Squid
3 1 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (3.75%) Nagios
1 15 (3.75%) Puppet
1 15 (3.75%) Cobbler
1 15 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.25%) SCCM
3 2 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.25%) WSUS
4 1 (0.25%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 29 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.25%) VMware
3 16 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 15 (3.75%) Oracle
5 10 (2.50%) HP
5 10 (2.50%) Intel
6 9 (2.25%) Apple
6 9 (2.25%) QNX
7 8 (2.00%) Altera
8 7 (1.75%) Xilinx
8 7 (1.75%) Perforce
8 7 (1.75%) Cisco
9 5 (1.25%) Dell
9 5 (1.25%) Citrix
10 4 (1.00%) IBM
10 4 (1.00%) Foundry
10 4 (1.00%) DataCore
11 3 (0.75%) Razor Risk
11 3 (0.75%) Symantec
12 2 (0.50%) EMC
Bourne End, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 70000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The 100 Company
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Kings Langley
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £20000.0000 - £30000.0000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derbyshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum £30,000 - £50,000 + Bene
Posted: 6 days ago