Period
to 19 April 2019

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

Device Drivers
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 446 507 534
Rank change year-on-year +61 +27 +60
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 64 62 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.20% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.54% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 10
South East median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% +28.05% -6.82%
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,000 £35,688
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £60,625
England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +26.32% - +6.74%

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 10,046 11,454 10,601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.81% 36.27% 35.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7,709 9,247 8,580
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% -

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 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
Hampshire +27 37 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Thames Valley +46 18 £65,000 - 3
Berkshire +35 18 £65,000 - 2
Surrey +35 8 £47,500 -5.00%
West Sussex -14 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Device Driver
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 62 (96.88%) Software Engineering
3 61 (95.31%) C
3 61 (95.31%) Linux
4 29 (45.31%) Computer Science
5 28 (43.75%) Degree
5 28 (43.75%) Windows
5 28 (43.75%) Python
6 26 (40.63%) Unix
6 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
6 26 (40.63%) Mac OS X
6 26 (40.63%) Artificial Intelligence
6 26 (40.63%) Information Security
6 26 (40.63%) Network Security
6 26 (40.63%) DV Cleared
6 26 (40.63%) Security Cleared
6 26 (40.63%) Android
6 26 (40.63%) Data Analytics
6 26 (40.63%) Analytics
6 26 (40.63%) DevOps
6 26 (40.63%) Customer Requirements
6 26 (40.63%) Technical Leadership
7 9 (14.06%) Device Driver Development
8 8 (12.50%) FreeRTOS
8 8 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (12.50%) Wireless
8 8 (12.50%) Ethernet
8 8 (12.50%) Bluetooth
9 7 (10.94%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP

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 (1.56%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) Network Security
2 8 (12.50%) Bluetooth
2 8 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 8 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (12.50%) Wireless
3 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.56%) DHCP
4 1 (1.56%) HTTP
4 1 (1.56%) IGMP
4 1 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) Q.931
4 1 (1.56%) RS-232
4 1 (1.56%) RS-485
4 1 (1.56%) RTCP
4 1 (1.56%) RTP
4 1 (1.56%) SSH
4 1 (1.56%) SSL
4 1 (1.56%) VLAN
4 1 (1.56%) VoIP
4 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.81%) Electronics
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Games
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (92.19%) Software Engineer
2 26 (40.63%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
3 18 (28.13%) Embedded Engineer
3 18 (28.13%) Senior Software Engineer
4 15 (23.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Developer
8 1 (1.56%) Embedded C Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Firmware Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Yocto
2 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (1.56%) POSIX
2 1 (1.56%) Qt
2 1 (1.56%) STL
2 1 (1.56%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.56%) CAN bus
3 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 61 (95.31%) Linux
2 28 (43.75%) Windows
3 26 (40.63%) Android
3 26 (40.63%) Mac OS X
3 26 (40.63%) Unix
4 8 (12.50%) FreeRTOS
5 7 (10.94%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Debian
6 1 (1.56%) uClinux
6 1 (1.56%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (96.88%) Software Engineering
2 29 (45.31%) Computer Science
3 26 (40.63%) Analytics
3 26 (40.63%) Artificial Intelligence
3 26 (40.63%) Customer Requirements
3 26 (40.63%) Data Analytics
3 26 (40.63%) DevOps
3 26 (40.63%) Information Security
3 26 (40.63%) Technical Leadership
4 9 (14.06%) Device Driver Development
5 3 (4.69%) Multithreading
5 3 (4.69%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.13%) Image Processing
6 2 (3.13%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (3.13%) Signal Processing
7 1 (1.56%) Build Automation
7 1 (1.56%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 61 (95.31%) C
3 28 (43.75%) Python
4 3 (4.69%) Embedded C
4 3 (4.69%) Embedded C++
5 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) Degree
2 26 (40.63%) DV Cleared
2 26 (40.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) systemd
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Microsoft