Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 211 212
Rank change year-on-year -16 +1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 6 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.21% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.52% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £46,375 £52,000 £57,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -2.91% +7.29% +12.94%

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,331 2,309 2,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 43.10% 40.94% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,517 1,418 1,168
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +1.16% +3.61%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £64,050
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Device Driver in Scotland

Device Driver
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Device Driver in Scotland

Device Driver
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Glasgow -12 3 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Edinburgh +2 2 £45,000 - 1
Fife - 1 - -
Device Driver
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Device Driver 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
2 5 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 4 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 4 (66.67%) Firmware
4 3 (50.00%) VxWorks
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) SOLID
5 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Flash
6 1 (16.67%) XAML
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) RESTful
6 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (16.67%) MVVM
6 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (16.67%) RS-232
6 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
6 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework

Device Driver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Kernel Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) VxWorks
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Domain Models
3 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 4 (66.67%) Embedded C++
4 2 (33.33%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware