The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 10 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank 209 205 198
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.13% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.46% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1215 1527 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.75% 27.76% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 995 1287 1056
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Device Driver
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Device Driver Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Device Driver
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 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
Coventry -8 2 £32,000 -20.00%
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Samba
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Squid
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) MFC
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) PVCS
4 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) C#

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) PVCS
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Squid
1 2 (40.00%) Samba
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya
1 1 (20.00%) CA
1 1 (20.00%) CommVault
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec
1 1 (20.00%) Perforce
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Dell KACE
1 1 (20.00%) Meraki