Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 158 142
Rank change year-on-year -7 -16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 12 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.40% 0.23% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.44% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 16
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -38.46% +52.94%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £42,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £42,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £53,750 £40,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +34.38% -38.46% +62.50%

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 1,649 1,374 1,302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 55.21% 53.67% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,009 1,025 1,014
Cambridge median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £43,641
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +3.11% +2.68%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,125 £43,641
% change year-on-year +1.98% +1.11% +2.68%

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 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Device Driver in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 (91.67%) C
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
7 3 (25.00%) Assembly Language
7 3 (25.00%) Firmware
7 3 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (25.00%) PhD
7 3 (25.00%) Bluetooth
7 3 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (25.00%) Electronics
8 2 (16.67%) CMake
8 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
8 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
8 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (16.67%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
8 2 (16.67%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Buildbot
8 2 (16.67%) Ethernet

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (16.67%) Buildbot
1 2 (16.67%) CMake
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA Agile
General
1 3 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Firmware Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) C Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior C Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Firmware Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (8.33%) Biotechnology
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (8.33%) Verilog
2 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
3 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 2 (16.67%) Physics
4 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
5 1 (8.33%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
5 1 (8.33%) QMS
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C
2 7 (58.33%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) PhD
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Firmware
2 2 (16.67%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Apple
1 1 (8.33%) QNX
1 1 (8.33%) Wind River