Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 327 323 335
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 32 43 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.27% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.82% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 47
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £44,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.98% -11.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.58% +12.94% -5.56%

Device Driver is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5436 5275 6209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.09% 39.93% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4288 4277 4988
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,489
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Device Driver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Device Driver in the East of England

Device Driver
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Device Driver in the East of England

Device Driver
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Device Driver in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Device Driver in the East of England

Device Driver
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -9 25 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Essex +17 3 £42,500 +10.39%
Norfolk +12 2 - -
Hertfordshire -14 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Device Driver
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 of England region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (96.88%) Linux
3 27 (84.38%) C
4 23 (71.88%) C++
4 23 (71.88%) Device Driver Development
5 22 (68.75%) Embedded Linux
6 15 (46.88%) Wireless
7 14 (43.75%) Embedded C
8 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (34.38%) Degree
10 10 (31.25%) Scrum
11 9 (28.13%) SDLC
11 9 (28.13%) Open Source
11 9 (28.13%) Electronics
12 8 (25.00%) Python
12 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 8 (25.00%) Open Source Development
13 7 (21.88%) Project Planning
13 7 (21.88%) Embedded C++
14 6 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (18.75%) Windows
15 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
16 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
16 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
16 4 (12.50%) Java
17 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
17 3 (9.38%) VxWorks
17 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
17 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
18 2 (6.25%) JTAG

Device Driver
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) Wireless
2 6 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.13%) Bluetooth
5 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.13%) Modbus
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) SCTP
5 1 (3.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) GCC
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (28.13%) Electronics
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Embedded Engineer
2 24 (75.00%) Software Engineer
3 22 (68.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 19 (59.38%) Linux Engineer
5 17 (53.13%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 13 (40.63%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 11 (34.38%) Embedded C Engineer
7 11 (34.38%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 11 (34.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 10 (31.25%) C Software Engineer
8 10 (31.25%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 10 (31.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (31.25%) C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (31.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 10 (31.25%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (31.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (15.63%) Kernel Engineer
9 5 (15.63%) Kernel Software Engineer
9 5 (15.63%) Platform Engineer
10 2 (6.25%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) OpenEmbedded
1 2 (6.25%) Qt
1 2 (6.25%) Yocto
2 1 (3.13%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (3.13%) CAN bus
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (9.38%) VxWorks
5 1 (3.13%) Android
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (71.88%) Device Driver Development
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Scrum
5 9 (28.13%) Open Source
5 9 (28.13%) SDLC
6 8 (25.00%) Open Source Development
7 7 (21.88%) Project Planning
8 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
9 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
9 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.25%) Code Coverage
10 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
10 2 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
10 2 (6.25%) UML
11 1 (3.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
11 1 (3.13%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) C
2 23 (71.88%) C++
3 14 (43.75%) Embedded C
4 8 (25.00%) Python
5 7 (21.88%) Embedded C++
6 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (6.25%) C#
7 2 (6.25%) Perl
7 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.13%) F#
8 1 (3.13%) Haskell
8 1 (3.13%) ML
8 1 (3.13%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) JTAG
2 1 (3.13%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
1 1 (3.13%) GFS2
1 1 (3.13%) NFS
1 1 (3.13%) QEMU
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Wind River
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat