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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank 760 684 676
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -8
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 141 204 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.57% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 120 157 186
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36869 35567 38805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.52% 32.71% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29225 28763 32851
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 -80 136 £45,000 - 35
London -40 46 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East of England -32 28 £45,000 -10.00% 20
South East -54 25 £45,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire -15 21 £47,500 -22.44% 19
East Midlands +10 20 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Cambridge -2 20 £47,500 -5.00% 14
Croydon +9 15 £55,000 +22.22%
Derbyshire - 14 £37,500 - 1
Surrey -13 13 £45,000 - 1
Derby - 13 £37,500 - 1
South West -20 12 £30,000 -40.00% 4
Berkshire -20 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Leicestershire - 6 £40,000 -
Leicester - 6 £40,000 -
Guildford +9 5 £45,000 -
Reading -6 5 £50,000 - 1
Bristol -7 4 £41,000 -18.00% 2
Cheshire - 4 £50,000 -
Warrington - 4 £50,000 -
Dorset - 4 £23,000 -
North West - 4 £50,000 - 2
Newbury -1 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Buckinghamshire -8 3 £50,000 +8.10%
Hertfordshire -8 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Poole - 3 £23,000 -
Uxbridge +3 2 £35,000 -2.77%
Nottinghamshire +1 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Gloucestershire -9 2 £50,000 -
Wales -10 2 £37,500 -9.09% 1

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 234 (67.44%) C
2 208 (59.94%) Linux
3 184 (53.03%) C++
4 171 (49.28%) Software Engineering
5 131 (37.75%) Windows
6 127 (36.60%) Degree
7 67 (19.31%) Embedded C
8 65 (18.73%) C#
9 62 (17.87%) Electronics
10 61 (17.58%) Telecoms
10 61 (17.58%) Firmware
11 60 (17.29%) Embedded Linux
12 57 (16.43%) Java
13 45 (12.97%) Multithreading
14 43 (12.39%) Android
14 43 (12.39%) Computer Science
15 40 (11.53%) Security Cleared
16 39 (11.24%) TCP/IP
16 39 (11.24%) Microsoft
17 37 (10.66%) Embedded C++
17 37 (10.66%) Python
17 37 (10.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 36 (10.37%) OO
19 32 (9.22%) Shell Script
19 32 (9.22%) Embedded Systems
20 31 (8.93%) Flash
20 31 (8.93%) Ethernet
21 30 (8.65%) HTML
21 30 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
22 29 (8.36%) .NET

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (3.46%) Apache
2 9 (2.59%) Tomcat
2 9 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.73%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.73%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.15%) SAS
6 2 (0.58%) IIS
7 1 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (5.19%) MS Office
2 15 (4.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.29%) Heroku
1 1 (0.29%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 39 (11.24%) TCP/IP
2 31 (8.93%) Ethernet
3 29 (8.36%) DNS
4 28 (8.07%) SAN
5 24 (6.92%) Internet
6 22 (6.34%) Wireless
7 17 (4.90%) HTTP
8 13 (3.75%) VLAN
8 13 (3.75%) IGMP
9 11 (3.17%) SSL
10 10 (2.88%) DHCP
10 10 (2.88%) RTSP
10 10 (2.88%) Firewall
10 10 (2.88%) Network Security
11 9 (2.59%) SSH
11 9 (2.59%) LDAP
11 9 (2.59%) Kerberos
12 8 (2.31%) SNMP
13 6 (1.73%) IPv4
13 6 (1.73%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.86%) MySQL
2 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (7.20%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.75%) JIRA
2 13 (3.75%) Subversion
3 11 (3.17%) Rational DOORS
4 8 (2.31%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.31%) WinDbg
5 7 (2.02%) NUnit
6 6 (1.73%) Selenium
7 5 (1.44%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.44%) FogBugz
7 5 (1.44%) Calabash
7 5 (1.44%) Robotium
8 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.86%) GCC
9 2 (0.58%) Valgrind
9 2 (0.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.58%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.58%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.58%) CppUnit
10 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 62 (17.87%) Electronics
2 61 (17.58%) Telecoms
3 22 (6.34%) Aerospace
4 19 (5.48%) Automotive
5 15 (4.32%) Military
6 11 (3.17%) Avionics
6 11 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.17%) Multimedia
7 10 (2.88%) Games
8 9 (2.59%) Marketing
9 8 (2.31%) Finance
10 4 (1.15%) Advertising
10 4 (1.15%) Banking
11 3 (0.86%) French Language
11 3 (0.86%) German Language
11 3 (0.86%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 146 (42.07%) Software Engineer
2 74 (21.33%) Developer
3 42 (12.10%) C++ Developer
4 37 (10.66%) C++ Software Engineer
5 30 (8.65%) Senior Software Engineer
6 29 (8.36%) C Developer
7 28 (8.07%) Linux Engineer
7 28 (8.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 20 (5.76%) Software Developer
9 18 (5.19%) C Software Engineer
10 15 (4.32%) Cyber Security Consultant
10 15 (4.32%) Security Consultant
10 15 (4.32%) Embedded C Developer
10 15 (4.32%) Hardware Engineer
10 15 (4.32%) Consultant
11 14 (4.03%) Embedded Software Developer
11 14 (4.03%) Senior Developer
11 14 (4.03%) Support Engineer
11 14 (4.03%) C# Software Engineer
12 13 (3.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.93%) Flash
2 30 (8.65%) HTML
3 29 (8.36%) .NET
4 20 (5.76%) HTML5
5 17 (4.90%) Direct3D
5 17 (4.90%) OpenGL
6 15 (4.32%) MFC
7 12 (3.46%) Middleware
8 11 (3.17%) Qt
8 11 (3.17%) JSF
9 10 (2.88%) CSS
10 8 (2.31%) Android SDK
11 7 (2.02%) POSIX
12 5 (1.44%) OpenCL
12 5 (1.44%) OpenGL ES
12 5 (1.44%) DirectX
13 4 (1.15%) XML
14 3 (0.86%) WebRTC
14 3 (0.86%) FreeSWITCH
14 3 (0.86%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 61 (17.58%) Firmware
2 43 (12.39%) Computer Science
3 37 (10.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 32 (9.22%) Embedded Systems
5 21 (6.05%) Streaming Video
6 20 (5.76%) Mathematics
7 19 (5.48%) 3D Graphics
8 18 (5.19%) VHDL
9 17 (4.90%) MPEG
10 15 (4.32%) Physics
11 14 (4.03%) Open Source
12 12 (3.46%) Clustering
12 12 (3.46%) Digital Media
13 11 (3.17%) Visualisation
13 11 (3.17%) Statistics
14 10 (2.88%) Management Information System
15 9 (2.59%) Chip and PIN
16 8 (2.31%) Smartphone
17 7 (2.02%) Mobile App
18 6 (1.73%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 208 (59.94%) Linux
2 131 (37.75%) Windows
3 60 (17.29%) Embedded Linux
4 43 (12.39%) Android
5 13 (3.75%) UNIX
5 13 (3.75%) VxWorks
6 11 (3.17%) Solaris
7 9 (2.59%) FreeBSD
8 5 (1.44%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.44%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.86%) uClinux
9 3 (0.86%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.29%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.29%) CentOS
10 1 (0.29%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.29%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (49.28%) Software Engineering
2 45 (12.97%) Multithreading
3 36 (10.37%) OO
4 30 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (6.34%) UML
5 22 (6.34%) Software Testing
6 18 (5.19%) Cyber Security
7 17 (4.90%) Integration Testing
7 17 (4.90%) Configuration Management
8 16 (4.61%) Scrum
8 16 (4.61%) Requirements Analysis
8 16 (4.61%) Image Processing
9 15 (4.32%) Systems Analysis
10 14 (4.03%) Android Development
10 14 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (4.03%) Unit Testing
11 13 (3.75%) Time Management
12 11 (3.17%) Business Continuity Planning
12 11 (3.17%) Requirements Management
12 11 (3.17%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 234 (67.44%) C
2 184 (53.03%) C++
3 67 (19.31%) Embedded C
4 65 (18.73%) C#
5 57 (16.43%) Java
6 37 (10.66%) Embedded C++
6 37 (10.66%) Python
7 32 (9.22%) Shell Script
8 26 (7.49%) Ruby
9 24 (6.92%) Assembly Language
10 20 (5.76%) SQL
10 20 (5.76%) Perl
11 12 (3.46%) JavaScript
12 7 (2.02%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.44%) Ada
14 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.29%) Korn
14 1 (0.29%) PHP
14 1 (0.29%) VBScript
14 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 127 (36.60%) Degree
2 40 (11.53%) Security Cleared
3 24 (6.92%) SC Cleared
4 15 (4.32%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.73%) PhD
6 5 (1.44%) HP AIS
6 5 (1.44%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.44%) MCDST
6 5 (1.44%) MCSA
6 5 (1.44%) CCNA
6 5 (1.44%) IBM Certification
6 5 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.86%) MCP
8 2 (0.58%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.29%) MCSE
9 1 (0.29%) ISEB
9 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.90%) SLA
2 12 (3.46%) JTAG
3 4 (1.15%) DO-178B
4 3 (0.86%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 9 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.44%) XenApp
2 5 (1.44%) vSphere
3 4 (1.15%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.86%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.58%) Samba
5 2 (0.58%) Squid
5 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.29%) KVM
6 1 (0.29%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.29%) Xen
6 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Cobbler
1 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.29%) Zenoss
1 1 (0.29%) Puppet
1 1 (0.29%) WSUS
1 1 (0.29%) SCCM
1 1 (0.29%) Unicenter
1 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.17%) VMware
2 11 (3.17%) Cisco
3 10 (2.88%) Citrix
4 9 (2.59%) Perforce
5 6 (1.73%) HP
6 5 (1.44%) DataCore
6 5 (1.44%) IBM
6 5 (1.44%) Apple
6 5 (1.44%) Dell
7 4 (1.15%) Adobe
8 3 (0.86%) Xilinx
8 3 (0.86%) Symantec
9 2 (0.58%) Coverity
9 2 (0.58%) Wind River
9 2 (0.58%) Facebook
10 1 (0.29%) Dell KACE
10 1 (0.29%) Meraki
10 1 (0.29%) Freescale
10 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds
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