The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank 103 108 105
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 10 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.56% 0.40% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.50% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 26
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £61,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
Signal Processing
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1515 1193 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.45% 79.32% 74.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 995 1381
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the Cambridge region.

Signal Processing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Signal Processing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Signal Processing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Signal Processing.

1 31 (83.78%) Degree
2 29 (78.38%) Algorithms
3 27 (72.97%) Computer Science
4 26 (70.27%) C++
4 26 (70.27%) C
5 24 (64.86%) PhD
6 23 (62.16%) Machine Learning
7 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
8 12 (32.43%) Mathematics
8 12 (32.43%) Physics
9 11 (29.73%) Java
10 10 (27.03%) C#
10 10 (27.03%) Statistics
11 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (24.32%) Data Structures
11 9 (24.32%) .NET
11 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
11 9 (24.32%) Data Mining
12 8 (21.62%) MATLAB
12 8 (21.62%) Integration Testing
13 7 (18.92%) Simulink
14 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
14 6 (16.22%) Electronics
14 6 (16.22%) Bayesian Methods
15 5 (13.51%) JTAG
15 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
15 5 (13.51%) UNIX
15 5 (13.51%) UML
16 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
16 3 (8.11%) Finance

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Signal Processing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Signal Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) GPRS
1 1 (2.70%) GSM
1 1 (2.70%) 3GPP
1 1 (2.70%) WCDMA
1 1 (2.70%) CDMA2000
1 1 (2.70%) DSL
1 1 (2.70%) Wireless
1 1 (2.70%) TETRA
1 1 (2.70%) HSPA
1 1 (2.70%) LTE
1 1 (2.70%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.70%) GCC
1 1 (2.70%) GDB
General
1 6 (16.22%) Electronics
2 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Software Engineer
2 14 (37.84%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 14 (37.84%) Real Time Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) DSP Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Data Scientist
4 6 (16.22%) Research Scientist
5 1 (2.70%) Graduate
5 1 (2.70%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Digital Design Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Development Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
1 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (78.38%) Algorithms
2 27 (72.97%) Computer Science
3 12 (32.43%) Mathematics
3 12 (32.43%) Physics
4 10 (27.03%) Statistics
5 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (24.32%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.70%) Biology
6 1 (2.70%) VHDL
6 1 (2.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Machine Learning
2 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
3 8 (21.62%) Integration Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Bayesian Methods
4 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.51%) UML
6 1 (2.70%) OO
6 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.70%) Coaching
6 1 (2.70%) Time Management
6 1 (2.70%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (2.70%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.70%) Parallel Computing
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) C
1 26 (70.27%) C++
2 11 (29.73%) Java
3 10 (27.03%) C#
4 8 (21.62%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 31 (83.78%) Degree
2 24 (64.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Xilinx
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 14 days ago