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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.63% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.59% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
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 Dorset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 189 178 211
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 39.79% 33.84% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 229 196 178
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £26,250 £21,675
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £47,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Device Driver in Dorset over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 28 June 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
Poole - 2 £50,000 -
Device Driver
South West

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 Dorset region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 7 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
2 6 (85.71%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) C
3 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Bluetooth
4 4 (57.14%) EMC
4 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Android
6 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (28.57%) GitHub
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
6 2 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) Firmware
7 1 (14.29%) Smartcard
7 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 1 (14.29%) OOD
7 1 (14.29%) C#
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) UML
7 1 (14.29%) OO

Device Driver
Co-occurring 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 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Bluetooth
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Kernel Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Compact Framework
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Smart City
2 1 (14.29%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) EMC