The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 172 181
Rank change year-on-year +31 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 15 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.56% 0.061% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 4
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1124 1176 1470
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 41.88% 36.04% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 931 939 1191
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Device Driver
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Device Driver in the East Midlands

Device Driver
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Device Driver in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Device Driver in the East Midlands

Device Driver
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Derbyshire - 9 £42,500 -
Leicestershire +19 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Nottinghamshire +4 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Device Driver
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 20 (90.91%) C
1 20 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 16 (72.73%) Firmware
2 16 (72.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 16 (72.73%) Git (software)
3 11 (50.00%) C++
3 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 11 (50.00%) Electronics
4 9 (40.91%) Advertising
4 9 (40.91%) C#
4 9 (40.91%) .NET
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (40.91%) Memory Management
4 9 (40.91%) WebSockets
4 9 (40.91%) Visualisation
5 7 (31.82%) Xilinx
5 7 (31.82%) Degree
5 7 (31.82%) JIRA
5 7 (31.82%) Perl
5 7 (31.82%) Python
5 7 (31.82%) LabVIEW
5 7 (31.82%) Wireless
6 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 5 (22.73%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) Automotive
8 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
9 2 (9.09%) Internet

Device Driver
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (31.82%) Wireless
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) RS-485
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (31.82%) JIRA
3 7 (31.82%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (50.00%) Electronics
2 9 (40.91%) Advertising
3 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 4 (18.18%) Automotive
4 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Technical Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
1 9 (40.91%) WebSockets
2 2 (9.09%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Memory Management
2 9 (40.91%) Visualisation
3 4 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (9.09%) Device Driver Development
4 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C
2 11 (50.00%) C++
3 9 (40.91%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) Perl
4 7 (31.82%) Python
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) IEC 61131
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Xilinx
2 2 (9.09%) Freescale