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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signal Processing
Rank 107 96 104
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 6 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 0.91% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.08% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 7
Average salary £77,500 £42,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.35% +34.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
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
1307 1388 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.73% 83.77% 84.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1073 1034
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (78.57%) C
2 9 (64.29%) C++
2 9 (64.29%) Firmware
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
4 6 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 6 (42.86%) Device Driver
4 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 5 (35.71%) Electronics
5 5 (35.71%) MATLAB
5 5 (35.71%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (28.57%) Machine Learning
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (28.57%) Simulink
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) Speech Recognition
7 3 (21.43%) Neural Network
7 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
7 3 (21.43%) Physics
7 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
8 2 (14.29%) SDLC
8 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Release Management
8 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (28.57%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TETRA
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 5 (35.71%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Audio Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Audio Software Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Research Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) DSP Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Junior
6 2 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Junior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 6 (42.86%) Device Driver
1 6 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
3 3 (21.43%) Neural Network
3 3 (21.43%) Physics
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) ASIC
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Digital Signal Processing
3 4 (28.57%) Machine Learning
4 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (21.43%) Speech Recognition
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Business Development
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security
6 1 (7.14%) Product Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C
2 9 (64.29%) C++
3 5 (35.71%) MATLAB
4 3 (21.43%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
6 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Firmware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £25k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k - £45k dep. on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k - £45k dep. on experience
Posted: 22 days ago