Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 167 134
Rank change year-on-year +31 -33 0
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 22 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.90% 0.33% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 0.60% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 13
Cambridge median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -30.77% +52.94%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £46,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -30.77% +52.94%

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 1,331 1,500 1,243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 54.62% 55.60% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 885 1,139 996
Cambridge median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Device Driver in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Device Driver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 11 (50.00%) Linux
1 11 (50.00%) Scrum
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) C
3 9 (40.91%) Collaborative Working
4 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
4 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 8 (36.36%) C++
4 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
5 7 (31.82%) Firmware
5 7 (31.82%) PhD
5 7 (31.82%) Physics
6 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
7 5 (22.73%) Apple
7 5 (22.73%) Cryptography
7 5 (22.73%) Middleware
7 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 4 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (18.18%) Internet of Things
8 4 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Wireless
8 4 (18.18%) Automotive
8 4 (18.18%) Internet
8 4 (18.18%) Python
9 3 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
10 2 (9.09%) Assembly Language

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 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
3 4 (18.18%) Internet
3 4 (18.18%) Wireless
4 1 (4.55%) Bluetooth
General
1 4 (18.18%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Kernel Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Linux Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Development Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Software Development Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Test Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Firmware Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Hardware Test Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Product Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Product Test Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Senior C Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Internet of Things
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (4.55%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Scrum
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Collaborative Working
4 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
5 7 (31.82%) Physics
6 5 (22.73%) Cryptography
6 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
7 4 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
9 1 (4.55%) BDD
9 1 (4.55%) Prototyping
9 1 (4.55%) QMS
9 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
9 1 (4.55%) SDLC
9 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
9 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C
2 8 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) PhD
2 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Apple
2 1 (4.55%) QNX
2 1 (4.55%) Wind River