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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Driver Foundation (WDF)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WDF 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
38639 42772 46360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.10% 41.02% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33316 35742 41238
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 29 January 2015, 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%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) pSOS
1 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded 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