The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
South West / Dorset
Rank 49 82 93
Rank change year-on-year +33 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.06% 0.42% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.84% 1.13% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £46,250 £37,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.33% -40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £37,500 £68,500
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 Dorset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 141 266 273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 37.30% 37.25% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 119 147 210
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Device Driver
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Device Driver in Dorset

Device Driver
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the Dorset 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
Bournemouth - 4 £46,250 -
Device Driver
South West

Device Driver
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Dorset

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 Dorset region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 4 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) GitHub
3 2 (50.00%) Firmware
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
Poole, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago