Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Device Driver Development
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1053 1097 1082
Rank change year-on-year +44 -15 +109
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver Development 29 51 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.032% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.034% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 23 48 65
England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £45,500 £29,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £64,800 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% +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 122,235 147,830 148,432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.98% 91.90% 91.68%
Number of salaries quoted 96,625 119,876 121,936
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 2019. 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 West +11 13 £60,000 +26.32%
South East +21 8 £52,500 +40.00% 3
East of England +80 4 £51,000 +2.00% 4
Midlands +40 2 £45,000 +12.50%
London - 2 - -
West Midlands +34 1 £45,000 +12.50%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Device Driver Development
UK

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 29 (100.00%) Device Driver
2 26 (89.66%) C++
2 26 (89.66%) C
3 25 (86.21%) Linux
4 22 (75.86%) Software Engineering
5 21 (72.41%) Embedded Linux
6 16 (55.17%) Embedded C
6 16 (55.17%) Yocto
7 15 (51.72%) Open Source
7 15 (51.72%) Python
8 14 (48.28%) Embedded C++
8 14 (48.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 13 (44.83%) OOD
9 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
9 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (41.38%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
10 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
10 12 (41.38%) Waterfall
10 12 (41.38%) Test Strategy
10 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (41.38%) SDLC
10 12 (41.38%) UML
10 12 (41.38%) OO
10 12 (41.38%) STL
10 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
12 6 (20.69%) Degree
13 5 (17.24%) Electronics
13 5 (17.24%) Subversion

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) DHCP
2 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 3 (10.34%) IGMP
2 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) Q.931
2 3 (10.34%) RTCP
2 3 (10.34%) RTP
2 3 (10.34%) SNMP
2 3 (10.34%) VLAN
2 3 (10.34%) VoIP
2 3 (10.34%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.45%) Modbus
3 1 (3.45%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) CppUnit
2 1 (3.45%) GDB
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.45%) Robot Framework
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Electronics
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Software Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Kernel Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Kernel Software Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Electronics Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Embedded Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Lead Software Developer
9 1 (3.45%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Firmware Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Linux Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) Yocto
2 12 (41.38%) STL
3 4 (13.79%) Qt
4 3 (10.34%) 802.1X
4 3 (10.34%) POSIX
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware
5 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (100.00%) Device Driver
2 14 (48.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.90%) CAN bus
4 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.45%) Analogue Electronics
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Linux
2 21 (72.41%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Windows
4 3 (10.34%) uClinux
5 2 (6.90%) Android
6 1 (3.45%) FreeBSD
6 1 (3.45%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (3.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.45%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Software Engineering
2 15 (51.72%) Open Source
3 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (44.83%) OOD
4 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (41.38%) OO
4 12 (41.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 12 (41.38%) SDLC
4 12 (41.38%) Test Strategy
4 12 (41.38%) UML
4 12 (41.38%) Waterfall
5 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
6 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
6 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.90%) Fintech
7 2 (6.90%) Image Processing
8 1 (3.45%) Mechatronics
8 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C
1 26 (89.66%) C++
2 16 (55.17%) Embedded C
3 15 (51.72%) Python
4 14 (48.28%) Embedded C++
5 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
6 3 (10.34%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) Java
7 2 (6.90%) Lua
8 1 (3.45%) ANSI C
8 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.45%) Perl
8 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
1 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Intel