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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 241 255
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 8 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.42% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 21
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.61% +73.33%  
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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2671 2878 3373
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 43.07% 42.05% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2114 2405 2699
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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
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 3 months to 27 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
Cambridgeshire -28 4 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Essex - 3 £42,500 -
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Device Driver
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 of England region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (75.00%) C
3 9 (56.25%) C++
4 8 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (43.75%) Open Source
6 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) Device Driver Development
7 5 (31.25%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (31.25%) Open Source Development
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (25.00%) Memory Management
9 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (18.75%) Android
9 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
9 3 (18.75%) GFS2
9 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
9 3 (18.75%) Degree
9 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
9 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
9 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
9 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 3 (18.75%) Electronics
9 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
9 3 (18.75%) VxWorks
9 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
9 3 (18.75%) Ethernet

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 3 (18.75%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) GCC
General
1 3 (18.75%) Electronics
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Development Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) POSIX
2 1 (6.25%) OpenEmbedded
2 1 (6.25%) Qt
2 1 (6.25%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) VxWorks
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) Open Source
3 6 (37.50%) Device Driver Development
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Open Source Development
4 5 (31.25%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (25.00%) Memory Management
6 3 (18.75%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
6 3 (18.75%) Storage Virtualisation
6 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Functional Programming
7 2 (12.50%) Linux Kernel Development
7 2 (12.50%) Power Management
7 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Use Case
8 1 (6.25%) Android Development
8 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C
2 9 (56.25%) C++
3 8 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
4 3 (18.75%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) F#
5 2 (12.50%) Haskell
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) ML
5 2 (12.50%) OCaml
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) GFS2
1 3 (18.75%) NFS
1 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (12.50%) QEMU
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Intel
1 1 (6.25%) Wind River
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