Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Device Drivers
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 326 352
Rank change year-on-year +9 +26 -16
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 13 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.22% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.58% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 1
South West median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +31.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £33,250 £37,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £49,250 £61,250 £42,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.18% +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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3935 4124 4564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.31% 37.88% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3112 3397 3711
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £63,000
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Device Driver in the South West

Device Driver
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Device Driver in the South West

Device Driver
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Device Driver in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Device Driver in the South West

Device Driver
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Bristol -12 11 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Cornwall - 1 £22,500 -
Dorset - 1 £35,000 - 1
Device Driver
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 12 (92.31%) Device Driver Development
3 11 (84.62%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (61.54%) Yocto
5 7 (53.85%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (46.15%) Open Source
7 5 (38.46%) SAP
7 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (38.46%) C
7 5 (38.46%) Electronics
7 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 5 (38.46%) Automotive
7 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
7 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
7 5 (38.46%) Marketing
7 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
9 2 (15.38%) Qt
9 2 (15.38%) GStreamer
10 1 (7.69%) Linux Kernel Development
10 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (7.69%) .NET Compact Framework
10 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
10 1 (7.69%) Smart City
10 1 (7.69%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (7.69%) Internet
10 1 (7.69%) Smartcard
10 1 (7.69%) Windows

Device Driver
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (38.46%) Automotive
1 5 (38.46%) Electronics
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Embedded Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (84.62%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
4 5 (38.46%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Kernel Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Yocto
2 2 (15.38%) GStreamer
2 2 (15.38%) Qt
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
2 1 (7.69%) Smart City
2 1 (7.69%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Device Driver Development
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Open Source
3 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Kernel Development
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) OOD
4 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) SAP