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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Device Drivers
UK
Rank 769 882 858
Rank change year-on-year
+113 -24
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 75 47 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.047% 0.089%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 65 31 68
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
33630 42662 42514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.52% 42.73% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27411 34204 34450
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,591 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +117 70 £47,500 +5.55% 26
London +73 18 £55,000 -6.38% 4
East of England +27 18 £40,000 -8.04% 5
Cambridgeshire +19 12 £60,000 +37.93% 5
North West 0 10 £42,500 -3.40% 4
South West +31 9 £47,500 +13.09% 2
Cambridge +13 9 £65,000 +49.42% 5
Manchester - 7 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 7 £42,500 -
East Midlands +8 5 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Gloucestershire - 5 £57,500 - 1
Oldham - 5 - -
West Midlands - 5 £50,000 -
South East +55 4 £41,750 -2.90% 8
Gloucester - 4 £57,500 - 1
Derby - 4 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Essex +21 3 £40,000 -
Cheshire +13 3 £37,500 -14.77% 3
Colchester +10 3 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £37,500 -
Bristol - 3 £37,500 -
Coventry - 3 £50,000 -
Hereford - 2 £48,500 -
Wilmslow - 2 £37,500 - 1
Herefordshire - 2 £48,500 -
City of London - 2 £63,750 -
Yorkshire +23 1 £35,000 -
Hampshire +14 1 £47,500 +10.46% 4

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 142 (70.65%) C++
2 138 (68.66%) Linux
2 138 (68.66%) Software Engineering
3 126 (62.69%) C
4 73 (36.32%) Embedded C
5 72 (35.82%) Device Driver Development
6 69 (34.33%) Degree
7 68 (33.83%) Python
8 55 (27.36%) TCP/IP
9 52 (25.87%) Windows
9 52 (25.87%) Computer Science
10 44 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (21.89%) Embedded C++
10 44 (21.89%) Electronics
11 39 (19.40%) Unix
11 39 (19.40%) Multithreading
12 37 (18.41%) Embedded Linux
13 34 (16.92%) Firmware
14 33 (16.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 29 (14.43%) Qt
16 28 (13.93%) UML
17 26 (12.94%) Algorithms
17 26 (12.94%) RS-485
18 24 (11.94%) Mentoring
19 23 (11.44%) Open Source
19 23 (11.44%) Validation
20 22 (10.95%) Java
21 21 (10.45%) Git (software)
21 21 (10.45%) OO
21 21 (10.45%) XML

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 12 (5.97%) nginx
2 3 (1.49%) Apache
3 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (5.97%) GNU Octave
1 12 (5.97%) Simulink
2 8 (3.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.50%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.00%) GitHub
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (27.36%) TCP/IP
2 26 (12.94%) RS-485
3 21 (10.45%) HTTP
4 20 (9.95%) Wireless
5 19 (9.45%) Internet
6 16 (7.96%) RS-232
7 14 (6.97%) Bluetooth
8 12 (5.97%) CDMA
8 12 (5.97%) DHCP
8 12 (5.97%) DNS
8 12 (5.97%) Ethernet
8 12 (5.97%) Software-Defined Radio
8 12 (5.97%) SSL
8 12 (5.97%) TDMA
9 10 (4.98%) Modbus
9 10 (4.98%) Network Security
9 10 (4.98%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (2.49%) Multicast
10 5 (2.49%) Unicast
11 4 (1.99%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.49%) Hadoop
1 3 (1.49%) KDB
1 3 (1.49%) Kdb+
1 3 (1.49%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.50%) MySQL
3 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (10.45%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.97%) Subversion
3 12 (5.97%) JIRA
4 4 (1.99%) TortoiseSVN
5 3 (1.49%) VectorCAST
5 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.50%) CMake
6 1 (0.50%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 44 (21.89%) Electronics
2 17 (8.46%) Automotive
3 14 (6.97%) Finance
4 8 (3.98%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.00%) French Language
6 2 (1.00%) Games
6 2 (1.00%) German Language
6 2 (1.00%) Marketing
6 2 (1.00%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.00%) Retail
6 2 (1.00%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.50%) Avionics
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (50.25%) Software Engineer
2 76 (37.81%) Embedded Engineer
3 68 (33.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 63 (31.34%) Developer
5 36 (17.91%) C++ Developer
6 35 (17.41%) C++ Software Engineer
7 29 (14.43%) Linux Engineer
8 26 (12.94%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 22 (10.95%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 22 (10.95%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 22 (10.95%) Python Developer
9 22 (10.95%) Senior Developer
10 21 (10.45%) C Software Engineer
10 21 (10.45%) Linux Developer
11 20 (9.95%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
11 20 (9.95%) Senior Software Engineer
12 19 (9.45%) Embedded C Engineer
13 18 (8.96%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 17 (8.46%) Embedded C Software Engineer
15 16 (7.96%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.43%) Qt
2 21 (10.45%) XML
3 17 (8.46%) Middleware
4 12 (5.97%) JSON
4 12 (5.97%) MFC
5 10 (4.98%) Qt Quick
5 10 (4.98%) STL
6 9 (4.48%) .NET
6 9 (4.48%) HTML
6 9 (4.48%) RESTful
7 7 (3.48%) SOAP
8 5 (2.49%) Ajax
8 5 (2.49%) Flash
8 5 (2.49%) Yocto
9 4 (1.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (1.49%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.49%) Lucene
10 3 (1.49%) Node.js
10 3 (1.49%) WCF
10 3 (1.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (25.87%) Computer Science
2 33 (16.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 26 (12.94%) Algorithms
4 13 (6.47%) CUDA
4 13 (6.47%) Verilog
5 10 (4.98%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 10 (4.98%) Internet of Things
5 10 (4.98%) Telematics
6 9 (4.48%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (4.48%) Visualisation
7 7 (3.48%) Physics
8 6 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.99%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.99%) Fintech
9 4 (1.99%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.99%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.49%) Arduino
10 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.49%) Neural Network
10 3 (1.49%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 138 (68.66%) Linux
2 52 (25.87%) Windows
3 39 (19.40%) Unix
4 37 (18.41%) Embedded Linux
5 18 (8.96%) VxWorks
6 15 (7.46%) Android
7 8 (3.98%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.00%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.00%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (68.66%) Software Engineering
2 72 (35.82%) Device Driver Development
3 44 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (19.40%) Multithreading
5 28 (13.93%) UML
6 24 (11.94%) Mentoring
7 23 (11.44%) Open Source
7 23 (11.44%) Validation
8 21 (10.45%) OO
9 19 (9.45%) SDLC
10 15 (7.46%) Signal Processing
11 13 (6.47%) Scrum
12 12 (5.97%) DevOps
12 12 (5.97%) Digital Signal Processing
12 12 (5.97%) Embedded Software Development
12 12 (5.97%) Feasibility Study
13 11 (5.47%) FPGA Design
14 10 (4.98%) Energy Management
14 10 (4.98%) Software Architecture
14 10 (4.98%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 142 (70.65%) C++
2 126 (62.69%) C
3 73 (36.32%) Embedded C
4 68 (33.83%) Python
5 44 (21.89%) Embedded C++
6 22 (10.95%) Java
7 14 (6.97%) C#
8 13 (6.47%) Bash Shell
8 13 (6.47%) MATLAB
9 9 (4.48%) PHP
10 7 (3.48%) Assembly Language
11 6 (2.99%) SQL
12 5 (2.49%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.49%) Perl
13 3 (1.49%) Tcl
14 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.50%) F#
15 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.50%) VB
15 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (34.33%) Degree
2 13 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.48%) DV Cleared
3 7 (3.48%) PhD
4 6 (2.99%) HNC
4 6 (2.99%) HND
4 6 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) CCENT
5 1 (0.50%) CCNA
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.50%) IISP
5 1 (0.50%) MCSA
5 1 (0.50%) MCSE
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.50%) VCP5
5 1 (0.50%) VCP6
5 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.99%) ISO 9001
1 6 (2.99%) MISRA
2 5 (2.49%) MISRA C
3 4 (1.99%) ISO13485
4 3 (1.49%) ECSS
4 3 (1.49%) QA
5 2 (1.00%) IEC 61508
5 2 (1.00%) JTAG
5 2 (1.00%) SLA
6 1 (0.50%) DO-178B
System Software
1 34 (16.92%) Firmware
2 12 (5.97%) Samba
2 12 (5.97%) Squid
3 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.00%) vSphere
4 2 (1.00%) XenApp
5 1 (0.50%) GFS2
5 1 (0.50%) KVM
5 1 (0.50%) NFS
5 1 (0.50%) QEMU
5 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (8.96%) Intel
1 18 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.47%) Xilinx
3 4 (1.99%) Perforce
4 3 (1.49%) EMC
4 3 (1.49%) Freescale
4 3 (1.49%) VMware
5 2 (1.00%) Citrix
5 2 (1.00%) Symbian
6 1 (0.50%) Altera
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco
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