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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Device Drivers
North West / Cheshire
Rank 82 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.85% 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.57% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.17%  

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 350 475 604
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 33.14% 36.51% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 234 388 475
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Device Driver as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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

Device Driver
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 -
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 -
Device Driver
North West

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Bluetooth
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (60.00%) GPRS
3 6 (60.00%) GSM
3 6 (60.00%) MPEG
3 6 (60.00%) Symbian
3 6 (60.00%) UMTS
3 6 (60.00%) VoIP
3 6 (60.00%) WLAN
3 6 (60.00%) SVG
3 6 (60.00%) Intel
3 6 (60.00%) OpenGL
3 6 (60.00%) Middleware
3 6 (60.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 6 (60.00%) DRM
3 6 (60.00%) DVB
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) Flash
3 6 (60.00%) J2ME
3 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Automotive
3 6 (60.00%) UIQ
3 6 (60.00%) Series 60
3 6 (60.00%) BREW
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Mobile

Device Driver
Top Related 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 8 (80.00%) Bluetooth
2 6 (60.00%) DVB
2 6 (60.00%) GPRS
2 6 (60.00%) GSM
2 6 (60.00%) NFC
2 6 (60.00%) UMTS
2 6 (60.00%) VoIP
2 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (60.00%) WLAN
3 2 (20.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (60.00%) Automotive
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) BREW
1 6 (60.00%) Flash
1 6 (60.00%) J2ME
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
1 6 (60.00%) OpenAL
1 6 (60.00%) OpenCL
1 6 (60.00%) OpenGL
1 6 (60.00%) Qt
1 6 (60.00%) Series 60
1 6 (60.00%) SVG
1 6 (60.00%) UIQ
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) iPhone
1 6 (60.00%) MPEG
1 6 (60.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Android
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Nucleus RTOS
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) DRM
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Speech Recognition
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) Device Driver Development
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Intel
1 6 (60.00%) Symbian