Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 223 224 197
Rank change year-on-year +1 -27 +45
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.079% 0.14% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.39% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +72.41%
10th Percentile £38,750 £39,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £47,250 £51,750 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,996 2,075 1,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.41% 37.33% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,271 1,352 1,044
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,238
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 19 January 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
Glasgow +12 2 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Edinburgh +9 1 £45,000 -
Fife +3 1 - - 1
Device Driver
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) STL
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 2 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (25.00%) Domain Models
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (25.00%) RS-232
4 1 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems

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 1 (25.00%) RS-232
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior
2 2 (50.00%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Kernel Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 2 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 2 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Domain Models
4 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware