The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank 107 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.075% 0.19% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.62% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Device Driver
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
435 324 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.68% 30.42% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 361 258 306
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Device Driver across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Device Driver
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Device Driver across the Wales region.

Device Driver Salary Trend in Wales

Device Driver
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
North Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Device Driver
UK

Device Driver
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 8 (100.00%) Firmware
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
General
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Firmware