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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank 224 - 194
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.035% - 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
1716 1714 1437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.91% 32.85% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1439 1242
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 October 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
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Modbus
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) QNX
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Samba
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (25.00%) Unicenter
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Modbus
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) QNX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Dell KACE
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki