The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 121
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 626 313 683
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.17% 32.98% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 558 375 851
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £26,041
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,250 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Device Driver in Cheshire

Device Driver
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Device Driver in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Bluetooth
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
3 6 (66.67%) GPRS
3 6 (66.67%) GSM
3 6 (66.67%) MPEG
3 6 (66.67%) Symbian
3 6 (66.67%) UMTS
3 6 (66.67%) VoIP
3 6 (66.67%) WLAN
3 6 (66.67%) SVG
3 6 (66.67%) Intel
3 6 (66.67%) OpenGL
3 6 (66.67%) Middleware
3 6 (66.67%) Mobile Commerce
3 6 (66.67%) DRM
3 6 (66.67%) DVB
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) C
3 6 (66.67%) Flash
3 6 (66.67%) J2ME
3 6 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) Automotive
3 6 (66.67%) UIQ
3 6 (66.67%) Series 60
3 6 (66.67%) BREW
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Mobile

Device Driver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (77.78%) Bluetooth
2 6 (66.67%) DVB
2 6 (66.67%) GPRS
2 6 (66.67%) GSM
2 6 (66.67%) NFC
2 6 (66.67%) UMTS
2 6 (66.67%) VoIP
2 6 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (66.67%) WLAN
3 1 (11.11%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (66.67%) Automotive
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Multimedia
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) BREW
1 6 (66.67%) Flash
1 6 (66.67%) J2ME
1 6 (66.67%) Middleware
1 6 (66.67%) OpenAL
1 6 (66.67%) OpenCL
1 6 (66.67%) OpenGL
1 6 (66.67%) Qt
1 6 (66.67%) Series 60
1 6 (66.67%) SVG
1 6 (66.67%) UIQ
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) iPhone
1 6 (66.67%) MPEG
1 6 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Android
1 6 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Nucleus RTOS
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 6 (66.67%) DRM
2 6 (66.67%) Mobile Commerce
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Speech Recognition
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Device Driver Development
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) C
3 3 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Intel
1 6 (66.67%) Symbian