The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank 112 127 151
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +24
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 24 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.99% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.40% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 11
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.57% -6.66%
Signal Processing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1971 1771 2283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.14% 78.92% 76.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1543 1527 1965
Average salary £43,450 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Signal Processing Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Signal Processing Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Signal Processing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 19 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Signal Processing
East of England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 39 (79.59%) Degree
2 30 (61.22%) C++
3 29 (59.18%) Computer Science
4 28 (57.14%) C
5 27 (55.10%) Machine Learning
6 24 (48.98%) PhD
7 18 (36.73%) Software Engineering
8 16 (32.65%) Mathematics
9 15 (30.61%) Physics
9 15 (30.61%) C#
10 14 (28.57%) Electronics
10 14 (28.57%) Java
10 14 (28.57%) Statistics
11 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (24.49%) .NET
11 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
11 12 (24.49%) Data Mining
12 11 (22.45%) MATLAB
13 8 (16.33%) Integration Testing
13 8 (16.33%) Simulink
14 7 (14.29%) UNIX
15 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
15 6 (12.24%) Manufacturing
15 6 (12.24%) Bayesian Methods
16 5 (10.20%) JTAG
16 5 (10.20%) UML
17 4 (8.16%) VHDL
17 4 (8.16%) Digital Signal Processing
18 3 (6.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 3 (6.12%) Telecoms

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (16.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DSL
1 1 (2.04%) Wireless
1 1 (2.04%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.04%) GCC
1 1 (2.04%) GDB
General
1 14 (28.57%) Electronics
2 6 (12.24%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Finance
4 2 (4.08%) Automotive
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Software Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) Real Time Engineer
3 12 (24.49%) Data Scientist
4 9 (18.37%) DSP Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Development Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Research Scientist
6 6 (12.24%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Design Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Digital Design Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) .NET
1 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.04%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (59.18%) Computer Science
2 16 (32.65%) Mathematics
3 15 (30.61%) Physics
4 14 (28.57%) Statistics
5 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (8.16%) VHDL
7 3 (6.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (2.04%) Firmware
8 1 (2.04%) ASIC
8 1 (2.04%) Biology
8 1 (2.04%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (2.04%) Open Source
8 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Machine Learning
2 18 (36.73%) Software Engineering
3 8 (16.33%) Integration Testing
4 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.24%) Bayesian Methods
5 5 (10.20%) UML
6 4 (8.16%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.04%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.04%) Coaching
7 1 (2.04%) OO
7 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Time Management
7 1 (2.04%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (2.04%) Image Processing
7 1 (2.04%) Parallel Computing
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) C++
2 28 (57.14%) C
3 15 (30.61%) C#
4 14 (28.57%) Java
5 11 (22.45%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.04%) VB6
6 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (2.04%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 39 (79.59%) Degree
2 24 (48.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Xilinx