Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 158 138
Rank change year-on-year +51 -20 -15
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 27 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.36% 0.79% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.87% 1.70% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 11
Cambridge median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -16.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,125 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -12.00% +25.00%

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 941 1,472 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 47.48% 46.64% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 706 1,050 820
Cambridge median annual salary £52,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.50% +11.11% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,125 £75,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Device Driver in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Scrum
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (33.33%) Python
4 9 (33.33%) C++
4 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 9 (33.33%) Degree
5 8 (29.63%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (29.63%) Internet of Things
5 8 (29.63%) C
5 8 (29.63%) Automotive
5 8 (29.63%) Firmware
5 8 (29.63%) Internet
5 8 (29.63%) Wireless
6 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
6 7 (25.93%) Mathematics
6 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
7 6 (22.22%) Physics
7 6 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (22.22%) PhD
7 6 (22.22%) Ethernet
7 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 6 (22.22%) Windows
8 5 (18.52%) Apple
8 5 (18.52%) Middleware
8 5 (18.52%) Cryptography
9 2 (7.41%) SDLC
10 1 (3.70%) Wind River
10 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree

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 (29.63%) Internet
1 8 (29.63%) Wireless
2 6 (22.22%) Ethernet
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) Pylint
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 8 (29.63%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Test Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Kernel Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Linux Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Development Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Software Development Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Hardware Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Product Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Product Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) C++ Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Firmware Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (3.70%) Biotechnology
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (48.15%) Scrum
2 12 (44.44%) Collaborative Working
3 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
4 7 (25.93%) Mathematics
4 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
5 6 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Physics
6 5 (18.52%) Cryptography
7 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 1 (3.70%) BDD
8 1 (3.70%) Low Latency
8 1 (3.70%) OO
8 1 (3.70%) OOP
8 1 (3.70%) Prototyping
8 1 (3.70%) QMS
8 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) C++
1 9 (33.33%) Python
2 8 (29.63%) C
3 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) PhD
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Apple
2 1 (3.70%) QNX
2 1 (3.70%) Wind River