The table below looks at the statistics for WDF skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WDF over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Driver Foundation (WDF)
Rank 901 881 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing WDF 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.003% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.002% 0.007% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41868 44748 47866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.80% 40.88% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35962 38335 42431
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WDF
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WDF within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WDF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WDF
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WDF within the UK.

WDF Salary Trend in the UK

WDF
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WDF within the UK over the 3 months to 27 November 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
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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
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £42,500 -
South East -18 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
England -33 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
High Wycombe - 1 £42,500 -

WDF
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WDF 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 WDF.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) pSOS
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux

WDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WDF 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 WDF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (25.00%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Intel
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