Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 520 556 596
Rank change year-on-year +36 +40 +30
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 29 34 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.095% 0.098% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 37
South East median annual salary £50,000 £41,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.76% -7.22% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,500 £33,550
90th Percentile £66,500 £52,500 £53,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.95% +12.35% -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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11774 13382 16979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.47% 38.60% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9667 11027 13781
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Device Driver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Device Driver in the South East

Device Driver
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Device Driver in the South East

Device Driver
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Device Driver in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Device Driver in the South East

Device Driver
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Kent +26 15 £46,250 +19.35%
Thames Valley +22 7 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Berkshire +47 4 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Surrey -6 3 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -7 3 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Hampshire +18 2 £45,000 +24.14% 2
West Sussex - 2 £47,500 -
Device Driver
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 24 (82.76%) C++
1 24 (82.76%) Software Engineering
2 14 (48.28%) Device Driver Development
3 12 (41.38%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (41.38%) Linux
4 10 (34.48%) Middleware
5 8 (27.59%) C
6 7 (24.14%) Electronics
6 7 (24.14%) ISO 9001
7 6 (20.69%) Windows
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
7 6 (20.69%) Video Processing
8 5 (17.24%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
9 4 (13.79%) Python
10 3 (10.34%) SQL
10 3 (10.34%) XML
10 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
10 3 (10.34%) OO
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
10 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
11 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
11 2 (6.90%) Qt
11 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
11 2 (6.90%) Build Automation
11 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
11 2 (6.90%) KVM
11 2 (6.90%) Ansible
11 2 (6.90%) SELinux

Device Driver
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.45%) CMake
3 1 (3.45%) CppUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) GCC
3 1 (3.45%) GDB
3 1 (3.45%) GNU Toolchain
3 1 (3.45%) Hudson
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 7 (24.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Embedded Engineer
2 21 (72.41%) Software Engineer
3 19 (65.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) C++ Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) DSP Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 1 (3.45%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) RF Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Middleware
2 3 (10.34%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) Qt
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) XML Schema
4 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) CAN bus
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.45%) State Machine
3 1 (3.45%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (6.90%) CentOS
4 2 (6.90%) Debian
5 1 (3.45%) Unix
5 1 (3.45%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Software Engineering
2 14 (48.28%) Device Driver Development
3 6 (20.69%) Video Processing
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.34%) OO
4 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Build Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Microservices
5 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) Image Processing
6 1 (3.45%) OOP
6 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.45%) UML
6 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C++
2 8 (27.59%) C
3 4 (13.79%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.90%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) IEC 61131
2 1 (3.45%) JTAG
2 1 (3.45%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) iptables
1 2 (6.90%) KVM
1 2 (6.90%) LXC
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Ansible
1 2 (6.90%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) VMware
2 1 (3.45%) CA Agile Central