Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 139 126
Rank change year-on-year -19 -13 -31
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 25 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.80% 0.59% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.13% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 32
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +25.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,125 £67,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +25.00% +2.56%

Device Driver is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,794 1,149 1,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 57.19% 51.71% 46.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,305 962 1,069
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,625 £66,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Device Driver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Device Driver in Cambridge

Device Driver
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Device Driver in Cambridge

Device Driver
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Device Driver in Cambridge over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Device Driver in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Device Driver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 24 (96.00%) C
3 21 (84.00%) Embedded Linux
4 20 (80.00%) C++
5 18 (72.00%) Device Driver Development
6 14 (56.00%) Degree
6 14 (56.00%) Wireless
7 12 (48.00%) Embedded C
7 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (48.00%) Scrum
8 11 (44.00%) SDLC
9 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
9 9 (36.00%) Electronics
10 7 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (28.00%) Embedded C++
10 7 (28.00%) Project Planning
10 7 (28.00%) Open Source
10 7 (28.00%) Open Source Development
11 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
12 5 (20.00%) Windows
13 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
13 4 (16.00%) Bluetooth
13 4 (16.00%) Java
13 4 (16.00%) Python
13 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
13 4 (16.00%) Wind River
14 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
14 3 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (12.00%) C#

Device Driver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Wireless
2 7 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (16.00%) Bluetooth
4 2 (8.00%) Modbus
4 2 (8.00%) ZigBee
5 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) GCC
General
1 9 (36.00%) Electronics
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 20 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 18 (72.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 16 (64.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 16 (64.00%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (56.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 11 (44.00%) Embedded C Engineer
5 11 (44.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 11 (44.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 10 (40.00%) C Software Engineer
6 10 (40.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 10 (40.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (40.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 10 (40.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (40.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (28.00%) Kernel Engineer
8 6 (24.00%) Kernel Software Engineer
9 4 (16.00%) Platform Engineer
10 2 (8.00%) C/C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) OpenEmbedded
1 2 (8.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (8.00%) Biotechnology
2 2 (8.00%) CAN bus
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) Android
4 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (72.00%) Device Driver Development
3 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Scrum
4 11 (44.00%) SDLC
5 7 (28.00%) Open Source
5 7 (28.00%) Open Source Development
5 7 (28.00%) Project Planning
6 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
9 2 (8.00%) BDD
9 2 (8.00%) Code Coverage
9 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Prototyping
9 2 (8.00%) QMS
9 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
9 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
9 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) C
2 20 (80.00%) C++
3 12 (48.00%) Embedded C
4 7 (28.00%) Embedded C++
5 4 (16.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) Python
6 3 (12.00%) C#
7 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
7 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO 13485
1 2 (8.00%) JTAG
2 1 (4.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Wind River
2 2 (8.00%) QNX
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat