The 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank - 209 201
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.019% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.057% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -14.73%
Device Driver
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1793 1743 2010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.53% 32.44% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1420 1416 1725
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,650 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) UML
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) OOD
2 6 (85.71%) Middleware
2 6 (85.71%) QNX
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Nucleus RTOS
2 6 (85.71%) Software Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Modbus
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) MATLAB
3 5 (71.43%) Simulink
4 3 (42.86%) C
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
6 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (14.29%) Altera
6 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Stateflow
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Firmware
6 1 (14.29%) MKS
6 1 (14.29%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Simulink
2 1 (14.29%) Stateflow
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) VHDL
2 1 (14.29%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) UML
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) OOD
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Software Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) MATLAB
3 3 (42.86%) C
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) QNX
2 1 (14.29%) Altera
2 1 (14.29%) MKS
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