Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Device Driver Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver Development over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Device Driver Development
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1102 1062 1146
Rank change year-on-year -40 +84 +53
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver Development 31 92 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.056% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.061% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 27 87 62
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £37,200 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,500 £60,000 £72,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

Device Driver Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 138,796 149,766 163,761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.10% 91.56% 90.90%
Number of salaries quoted 111,323 118,944 137,635
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Device Driver Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Device Driver Development in England

Device Driver Development
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Device Driver Development in England

Device Driver Development
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Device Driver Development in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Device Driver Development in England

Device Driver Development
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver Development within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
South East +4 14 £52,500 +33.76% 10
South West +8 12 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £47,500 - 4
North of England - 3 £47,500 - 4
Midlands +26 2 £40,000 -5.88% 2
West Midlands +28 1 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East Midlands +4 1 - -
Device Driver Development
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Device Driver Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Device Driver Development.

1 31 (100.00%) Device Driver
2 22 (70.97%) C
3 21 (67.74%) C++
3 21 (67.74%) Linux
4 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
4 12 (38.71%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (32.26%) Electronics
6 9 (29.03%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 7 (22.58%) Assembly Language
7 7 (22.58%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (19.35%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (19.35%) RS-232
8 6 (19.35%) GSM
8 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.13%) Automotive
9 5 (16.13%) Firmware
9 5 (16.13%) Degree
10 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
10 4 (12.90%) Open Source
10 4 (12.90%) Modbus
10 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
10 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
10 4 (12.90%) Yocto
11 3 (9.68%) Subversion
11 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
11 3 (9.68%) HTTP
11 3 (9.68%) Embedded C
11 3 (9.68%) Embedded C++
11 3 (9.68%) UML

Device Driver Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Simulink
1 1 (3.23%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) GSM
1 6 (19.35%) RS-232
1 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) Modbus
3 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
3 3 (9.68%) HTTP
4 1 (3.23%) DVB
4 1 (3.23%) Profibus
4 1 (3.23%) RS-485
4 1 (3.23%) SMS
4 1 (3.23%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (3.23%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) CppUnit
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) Bugzilla
3 2 (6.45%) CMake
3 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.45%) GDB
3 2 (6.45%) Hudson
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.23%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) Redmine
4 1 (3.23%) Robot Framework
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (32.26%) Electronics
2 5 (16.13%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Embedded Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Embedded Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Firmware Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) C Developer
8 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) C++ Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Embedded C Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Yocto
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) QML
2 3 (9.68%) Qt
2 3 (9.68%) Qt Quick
2 3 (9.68%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) Middleware
3 2 (6.45%) XML Schema
3 2 (6.45%) XSLT
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) ATL
4 1 (3.23%) DCOM
4 1 (3.23%) DirectX
4 1 (3.23%) Flash
4 1 (3.23%) HTML5
4 1 (3.23%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) WinForms
4 1 (3.23%) WPF
4 1 (3.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (100.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (19.35%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (9.68%) CAN bus
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) State Machine
5 1 (3.23%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Contactless
5 1 (3.23%) Digital TV
5 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 12 (38.71%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (3.23%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (3.23%) VxWorks
4 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Scrum
4 4 (12.90%) Open Source
4 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.68%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.45%) Gantt Chart
6 2 (6.45%) OO
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Release Management
6 2 (6.45%) System Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Data Acquisition
7 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.23%) Presales
7 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C
2 21 (67.74%) C++
3 7 (22.58%) Assembly Language
4 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.68%) Embedded C
4 3 (9.68%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.45%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) GLSL
6 1 (3.23%) HLSL
6 1 (3.23%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) APMP
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) JTAG
1 3 (9.68%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Conax
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.23%) SAP
1 1 (3.23%) Verimatrix