Period
to 20 July 2017

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

Device Drivers
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 318 338 318
Rank change year-on-year +20 -20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 7 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.070% 0.057% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -14.29% +18.24%
10th Percentile £39,000 £33,750 £35,375
90th Percentile £92,125 £41,250 £49,125
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -3.41%

Device Driver is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3785 4596 3805
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.61% 37.12% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3049 3359 3139
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,350 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Device Driver in the West Midlands

Device Driver
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Device Driver in the West Midlands

Device Driver
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Device Driver in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Device Driver in the West Midlands

Device Driver
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Staffordshire - 4 £42,500 -
Coventry - 2 £87,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -
Device Driver
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Pascal
3 4 (57.14%) VxWorks
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Profibus
3 4 (57.14%) Device Driver Development
4 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) COM
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD

Device Driver
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (57.14%) Profibus
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) CANoe
1 1 (14.29%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Principal Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Principal Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) COM
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) VxWorks
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Device Driver Development
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (28.57%) Presales
3 2 (28.57%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Pascal
3 4 (57.14%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Renesas