Period
to 19 December 2018

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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
England > South East
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 484 522 557
Rank change year-on-year +38 +35 +48
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 51 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.099% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 25
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +23.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,425 £27,100
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.27% +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 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 10,470 11,263 12,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.52% 36.12% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8,271 9,086 9,926
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

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 December 2018.

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 December 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
Hampshire +43 24 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Thames Valley +7 15 £65,000 - 7
Berkshire 0 14 £65,000 - 3
Surrey +49 12 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Oxfordshire +16 1 £60,000 -4.00%
Device Driver
England

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

1 44 (86.27%) C++
2 38 (74.51%) Linux
3 36 (70.59%) C
4 35 (68.63%) Software Engineering
5 20 (39.22%) Degree
6 14 (27.45%) Device Driver Development
7 12 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (23.53%) Python
8 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
8 11 (21.57%) Embedded Linux
9 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (17.65%) Multithreading
11 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
11 8 (15.69%) SDLC
12 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
12 7 (13.73%) SQL
12 7 (13.73%) XML
13 6 (11.76%) SOAP
13 6 (11.76%) Client/Server
13 6 (11.76%) Games
13 6 (11.76%) Wireless
13 6 (11.76%) Electronics
13 6 (11.76%) REST
13 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (11.76%) Android
13 6 (11.76%) Qt
13 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
14 5 (9.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 5 (9.80%) Cybersecurity

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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.76%) Wireless
3 4 (7.84%) Ethernet
3 4 (7.84%) Network Security
4 3 (5.88%) Bluetooth
4 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.92%) GSM
6 1 (1.96%) DVB
6 1 (1.96%) HTTP
6 1 (1.96%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.96%) CMake
4 1 (1.96%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.96%) GDB
4 1 (1.96%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (1.96%) Hudson
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) Redmine
General
1 6 (11.76%) Electronics
1 6 (11.76%) Games
2 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Software Engineer
2 23 (45.10%) Embedded Engineer
3 15 (29.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 15 (29.41%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.84%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) JavaScript Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Python Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Python Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) XML
2 6 (11.76%) Qt
2 6 (11.76%) REST
2 6 (11.76%) SOAP
3 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.84%) Node.js
3 4 (7.84%) React
3 4 (7.84%) Vue.js
4 2 (3.92%) Middleware
5 1 (1.96%) DirectX
5 1 (1.96%) Flash
5 1 (1.96%) HTML
5 1 (1.96%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.96%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (1.96%) PlayReady
5 1 (1.96%) Vulkan
5 1 (1.96%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.96%) XSLT
5 1 (1.96%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 5 (9.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.96%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.96%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.96%) IPTV
5 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.96%) State Machine
5 1 (1.96%) STB
Operating Systems
1 38 (74.51%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (11.76%) Android
4 4 (7.84%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.84%) Unix
4 4 (7.84%) Windows
5 3 (5.88%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (1.96%) uClinux
6 1 (1.96%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) Software Engineering
2 14 (27.45%) Device Driver Development
3 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (17.65%) Multithreading
5 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
5 8 (15.69%) SDLC
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.80%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (7.84%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (7.84%) DevOps
8 4 (7.84%) Information Security
8 4 (7.84%) Open Source
8 4 (7.84%) TDD
8 4 (7.84%) Technical Leadership
9 3 (5.88%) Presales
10 2 (3.92%) Signal Processing
10 2 (3.92%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (86.27%) C++
2 36 (70.59%) C
3 12 (23.53%) Python
4 7 (13.73%) SQL
5 4 (7.84%) C#
5 4 (7.84%) Embedded C++
5 4 (7.84%) Go
5 4 (7.84%) Java
5 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.84%) Ruby
6 3 (5.88%) Assembly Language
7 2 (3.92%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.92%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) GLSL
8 1 (1.96%) HLSL
8 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) APMP
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) JTAG
2 1 (1.96%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Citrix
2 3 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (1.96%) Conax
3 1 (1.96%) Verimatrix