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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Device Drivers
UK
Rank 750 875 859
Rank change year-on-year
+125 -16
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 91 64 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.063% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.15% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70 44 78
Median salary £46,250 £42,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.11% -9.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%

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
31716 41553 41321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.24% 40.71% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25594 33227 33096
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 25 February 2017 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +132 86 £47,500 +11.76% 18
London +101 26 £55,000 +10.00% 3
North West +7 22 £37,500 -14.77% 3
East of England +24 15 £38,750 -7.73% 5
Manchester -16 13 £37,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire +17 11 £47,500 +13.09% 5
Oldham - 11 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire +24 9 £37,500 -14.77%
South West +18 8 £47,500 +26.66% 3
East Midlands +17 7 £40,000 - 2
Cambridge +15 7 £55,000 +30.95% 5
South East +45 6 £44,250 -1.66%
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 -
Dorset +34 4 £46,250 +23.33%
Derbyshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Derby - 4 £40,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 4 £46,250 -
Docklands, London - 4 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +10 3 £37,500 -
Loughborough +1 3 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Leicestershire -7 3 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £37,500 -
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 -
Hampshire +25 2 £41,875 -2.61%
Scotland +19 2 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Gloucestershire -10 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Bristol - 2 £38,250 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £57,500 -
Aylesbury - 2 - -

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 150 (74.26%) C++
2 144 (71.29%) Linux
3 127 (62.87%) C
4 121 (59.90%) Software Engineering
5 83 (41.09%) Device Driver Development
6 71 (35.15%) Degree
7 61 (30.20%) Embedded C
8 59 (29.21%) Python
9 58 (28.71%) Computer Science
10 52 (25.74%) Windows
11 50 (24.75%) TCP/IP
12 44 (21.78%) Embedded C++
12 44 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
13 41 (20.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 37 (18.32%) Embedded Linux
14 37 (18.32%) Electronics
15 33 (16.34%) Multithreading
16 32 (15.84%) Firmware
16 32 (15.84%) Java
17 31 (15.35%) OO
17 31 (15.35%) Git (software)
18 30 (14.85%) Unix
19 26 (12.87%) Qt
19 26 (12.87%) Algorithms
20 24 (11.88%) Mentoring
21 23 (11.39%) RS-485
21 23 (11.39%) Open Source
21 23 (11.39%) UML
21 23 (11.39%) Ethernet
22 22 (10.89%) HTTP

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 11 (5.45%) nginx
2 2 (0.99%) Apache
2 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.99%) SAS
3 1 (0.50%) Confluence
3 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (4.95%) GNU Octave
1 10 (4.95%) Simulink
2 9 (4.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.50%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.98%) GitHub
2 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (24.75%) TCP/IP
2 23 (11.39%) Ethernet
2 23 (11.39%) RS-485
3 22 (10.89%) HTTP
4 19 (9.41%) InfiniBand
5 18 (8.91%) Bluetooth
6 16 (7.92%) Wireless
7 15 (7.43%) Internet
8 14 (6.93%) RS-232
9 12 (5.94%) DHCP
9 12 (5.94%) DNS
10 11 (5.45%) SSL
10 11 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (4.95%) CDMA
11 10 (4.95%) Software-Defined Radio
11 10 (4.95%) TDMA
12 9 (4.46%) Network Security
13 6 (2.97%) GPRS
13 6 (2.97%) GSM
13 6 (2.97%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.99%) KDB
2 2 (0.99%) Kdb+
2 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
2 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.50%) MySQL
3 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (15.35%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.43%) JIRA
3 14 (6.93%) Subversion
4 3 (1.49%) VectorCAST
5 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.50%) CANoe
5 1 (0.50%) CMake
5 1 (0.50%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.50%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.50%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (18.32%) Electronics
2 18 (8.91%) Finance
3 16 (7.92%) Automotive
4 14 (6.93%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.97%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.99%) Games
7 2 (0.99%) Marketing
7 2 (0.99%) Retail
8 1 (0.50%) Avionics
8 1 (0.50%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) French Language
8 1 (0.50%) German Language
8 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (43.56%) Software Engineer
2 68 (33.66%) Developer
2 68 (33.66%) Embedded Engineer
3 57 (28.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 35 (17.33%) C++ Developer
5 30 (14.85%) C++ Software Engineer
6 27 (13.37%) Linux Engineer
7 26 (12.87%) Linux Developer
8 22 (10.89%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 22 (10.89%) Python Developer
9 21 (10.40%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 18 (8.91%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 18 (8.91%) Senior Developer
11 17 (8.42%) Embedded Developer
12 16 (7.92%) Senior Software Engineer
13 15 (7.43%) Software Developer
14 13 (6.44%) C Software Engineer
14 13 (6.44%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 13 (6.44%) Development Engineer
14 13 (6.44%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.87%) Qt
2 16 (7.92%) Middleware
3 15 (7.43%) HTML
3 15 (7.43%) XML
4 13 (6.44%) SOAP
5 12 (5.94%) JSON
5 12 (5.94%) MFC
6 10 (4.95%) RESTful
7 8 (3.96%) .NET
7 8 (3.96%) Flash
8 7 (3.47%) STL
9 6 (2.97%) BREW
9 6 (2.97%) J2ME
9 6 (2.97%) OpenAL
9 6 (2.97%) OpenCL
9 6 (2.97%) OpenGL
9 6 (2.97%) Series 60
9 6 (2.97%) SVG
9 6 (2.97%) UIQ
10 5 (2.48%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 58 (28.71%) Computer Science
2 41 (20.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 26 (12.87%) Algorithms
4 13 (6.44%) VHDL
5 11 (5.45%) Verilog
6 9 (4.46%) CUDA
6 9 (4.46%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.47%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.97%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 6 (2.97%) Internet of Things
8 6 (2.97%) iPhone
8 6 (2.97%) MPEG
8 6 (2.97%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.98%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.49%) Fintech
11 2 (0.99%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 144 (71.29%) Linux
2 52 (25.74%) Windows
3 37 (18.32%) Embedded Linux
4 30 (14.85%) Unix
5 20 (9.90%) Android
6 15 (7.43%) VxWorks
7 8 (3.96%) Mac OS X
8 6 (2.97%) Nucleus RTOS
8 6 (2.97%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.97%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.97%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (1.98%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.50%) CentOS
11 1 (0.50%) Debian
11 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (59.90%) Software Engineering
2 83 (41.09%) Device Driver Development
3 44 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (16.34%) Multithreading
5 31 (15.35%) OO
6 24 (11.88%) Mentoring
7 23 (11.39%) Open Source
7 23 (11.39%) UML
8 20 (9.90%) Validation
9 17 (8.42%) SDLC
10 16 (7.92%) FPGA Design
11 13 (6.44%) Embedded Software Development
11 13 (6.44%) Signal Processing
12 12 (5.94%) Feasibility Study
12 12 (5.94%) Physics
13 11 (5.45%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 11 (5.45%) DevOps
13 11 (5.45%) Scrum
14 10 (4.95%) Digital Signal Processing
14 10 (4.95%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 150 (74.26%) C++
2 127 (62.87%) C
3 61 (30.20%) Embedded C
4 59 (29.21%) Python
5 44 (21.78%) Embedded C++
6 32 (15.84%) Java
7 15 (7.43%) C#
7 15 (7.43%) PHP
8 12 (5.94%) MATLAB
9 9 (4.46%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.48%) Assembly Language
10 5 (2.48%) Perl
11 4 (1.98%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.49%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.49%) SQL
12 3 (1.49%) Tcl
13 2 (0.99%) F#
13 2 (0.99%) Haskell
13 2 (0.99%) OCaml
13 2 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 71 (35.15%) Degree
2 13 (6.44%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.96%) HNC
3 8 (3.96%) HND
4 7 (3.47%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.97%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.48%) PhD
7 3 (1.49%) MCSA
7 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.99%) MCSE
8 2 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.50%) CCA
9 1 (0.50%) CCENT
9 1 (0.50%) CCNA
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.50%) IISP
9 1 (0.50%) MCP
9 1 (0.50%) VCP5
9 1 (0.50%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.98%) MISRA
1 4 (1.98%) QA
2 3 (1.49%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.49%) MISRA C
3 2 (0.99%) ECSS
3 2 (0.99%) JTAG
3 2 (0.99%) SLA
4 1 (0.50%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.50%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.50%) ISO13485
System Software
1 32 (15.84%) Firmware
2 11 (5.45%) Samba
2 11 (5.45%) Squid
3 4 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.99%) GFS2
5 2 (0.99%) KVM
5 2 (0.99%) NFS
5 2 (0.99%) QEMU
5 2 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.99%) vSphere
5 2 (0.99%) XenApp
6 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.50%) iptables
6 1 (0.50%) LXC
6 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) SCCM
2 1 (0.50%) Ansible
2 1 (0.50%) SELinux
Vendors
1 19 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.42%) Intel
3 12 (5.94%) Xilinx
4 11 (5.45%) EMC
5 6 (2.97%) Symbian
6 5 (2.48%) VMware
7 4 (1.98%) Freescale
8 2 (0.99%) Cisco
8 2 (0.99%) Citrix
9 1 (0.50%) Altera
9 1 (0.50%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.50%) Perforce
9 1 (0.50%) Renesas
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