The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 744 770 716
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -54
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 108 93 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.089% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 86 84 108
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Signal Processing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83355 85730 81990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.07% 82.27% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68281 69393 68373
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,063
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in England

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

Signal Processing Salary Trend in England

Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Signal Processing Salary Histogram in England

Signal Processing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
South East -4 33 £33,750 -3.57% 18
South West +4 28 £40,000 +26.98% 8
East of England -1 15 £37,500 +7.14% 5
London +24 13 £40,000 +23.07% 2
West Midlands -19 12 £38,500 +2.66%
North West +13 5 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £40,000 -
Signal Processing
UK

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 160 (68.97%) C++
2 117 (50.43%) C
3 108 (46.55%) Software Engineering
4 87 (37.50%) Degree
5 85 (36.64%) Digital Signal Processing
5 85 (36.64%) Algorithms
6 70 (30.17%) MATLAB
7 62 (26.72%) Electronics
8 55 (23.71%) Java
9 53 (22.84%) Mathematics
10 52 (22.41%) Linux
11 51 (21.98%) Security Cleared
12 49 (21.12%) C#
12 49 (21.12%) VHDL
13 46 (19.83%) SC Cleared
14 44 (18.97%) Physics
15 43 (18.53%) Windows
16 42 (18.10%) PhD
17 40 (17.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 38 (16.38%) Computer Science
18 38 (16.38%) OO
19 34 (14.66%) Firmware
20 29 (12.50%) Python
21 26 (11.21%) Embedded Systems
22 24 (10.34%) Machine Learning
22 24 (10.34%) Image Processing
22 24 (10.34%) Qt
22 24 (10.34%) UML
23 23 (9.91%) OOD
23 23 (9.91%) Embedded Software Development

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (6.90%) Simulink
2 6 (2.59%) MS Office
3 5 (2.16%) GNU Octave
4 4 (1.72%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.19%) Wireless
2 10 (4.31%) GPRS
2 10 (4.31%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.88%) LTE
4 8 (3.45%) Software-Defined Radio
5 5 (2.16%) 3GPP
6 3 (1.29%) UMTS
6 3 (1.29%) GSM
6 3 (1.29%) 3G
6 3 (1.29%) CDMA2000
6 3 (1.29%) DVB
6 3 (1.29%) HSPA
6 3 (1.29%) WiMAX
7 2 (0.86%) WCDMA
7 2 (0.86%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.43%) Multicast
8 1 (0.43%) Network Security
8 1 (0.43%) OFDM
8 1 (0.43%) Broadband
8 1 (0.43%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.59%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.29%) Big Data
3 2 (0.86%) MySQL
3 2 (0.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (8.62%) Subversion
2 10 (4.31%) LabVIEW
2 10 (4.31%) Bugzilla
3 9 (3.88%) TortoiseSVN
3 9 (3.88%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (3.02%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.72%) PVCS
6 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.86%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.86%) GCC
6 2 (0.86%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.43%) GDB
7 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
General
1 62 (26.72%) Electronics
2 20 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.74%) Finance
4 8 (3.45%) Aerospace
5 6 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.59%) Military
5 6 (2.59%) Banking
6 4 (1.72%) Automotive
6 4 (1.72%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.86%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Avionics
8 1 (0.43%) Retail
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (31.47%) Software Engineer
2 56 (24.14%) Developer
3 34 (14.66%) C++ Software Engineer
4 33 (14.22%) Software Developer
4 33 (14.22%) Systems Engineer
5 26 (11.21%) Design Engineer
6 22 (9.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 19 (8.19%) Programmer
8 18 (7.76%) Research Engineer
9 17 (7.33%) Software Programmer
9 17 (7.33%) Electronics Engineer
9 17 (7.33%) C++ Developer
10 14 (6.03%) C++ Software Developer
11 10 (4.31%) Hardware Engineer
11 10 (4.31%) C++ Programmer
11 10 (4.31%) FPGA Engineer
12 9 (3.88%) Senior Software Engineer
12 9 (3.88%) Senior Design Engineer
13 8 (3.45%) FPGA Design Engineer
14 7 (3.02%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.34%) Qt
2 9 (3.88%) OpenMP
3 7 (3.02%) OpenCL
4 5 (2.16%) Web Services
5 4 (1.72%) HTML
5 4 (1.72%) .NET
6 2 (0.86%) CSS
6 2 (0.86%) JSP
6 2 (0.86%) STL
6 2 (0.86%) ActiveX
6 2 (0.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (0.86%) HTML5
7 1 (0.43%) OpenCV
7 1 (0.43%) Flash
7 1 (0.43%) J2SE
7 1 (0.43%) Middleware
7 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 85 (36.64%) Algorithms
2 53 (22.84%) Mathematics
3 49 (21.12%) VHDL
4 44 (18.97%) Physics
5 40 (17.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 38 (16.38%) Computer Science
7 26 (11.21%) Embedded Systems
8 21 (9.05%) Visualisation
9 17 (7.33%) Statistics
10 16 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
11 15 (6.47%) Verilog
12 11 (4.74%) Neural Network
13 10 (4.31%) Data Structures
14 9 (3.88%) SystemC
15 8 (3.45%) Device Driver
15 8 (3.45%) Biometrics
16 7 (3.02%) Video Conferencing
17 6 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
18 5 (2.16%) Mechatronics
18 5 (2.16%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 52 (22.41%) Linux
2 43 (18.53%) Windows
3 16 (6.90%) UNIX
4 5 (2.16%) Android
4 5 (2.16%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.72%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (46.55%) Software Engineering
2 85 (36.64%) Digital Signal Processing
3 38 (16.38%) OO
4 24 (10.34%) UML
4 24 (10.34%) Machine Learning
4 24 (10.34%) Image Processing
5 23 (9.91%) Embedded Software Development
5 23 (9.91%) OOD
6 20 (8.62%) Pattern Recognition
6 20 (8.62%) Kalman Filter
7 16 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (6.03%) Multithreading
9 12 (5.17%) Project Management
10 11 (4.74%) Customer Engagement
11 9 (3.88%) Memory Management
11 9 (3.88%) Data Analysis
12 8 (3.45%) Software Testing
12 8 (3.45%) Video Processing
12 8 (3.45%) Logistics
12 8 (3.45%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 160 (68.97%) C++
2 117 (50.43%) C
3 70 (30.17%) MATLAB
4 55 (23.71%) Java
5 49 (21.12%) C#
6 29 (12.50%) Python
7 18 (7.76%) Embedded C
7 18 (7.76%) Assembly Language
8 14 (6.03%) Fortran
9 13 (5.60%) Embedded C++
10 9 (3.88%) Perl
10 9 (3.88%) SQL
10 9 (3.88%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.72%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.29%) Tcl
12 3 (1.29%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.86%) Erlang
13 2 (0.86%) Rust
14 1 (0.43%) R
14 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 87 (37.50%) Degree
2 51 (21.98%) Security Cleared
3 46 (19.83%) SC Cleared
4 42 (18.10%) PhD
5 9 (3.88%) DV Cleared
6 8 (3.45%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.43%) HNC
7 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (14.66%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (6.47%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.03%) Xilinx
3 9 (3.88%) Renesas
4 8 (3.45%) Altera
5 5 (2.16%) MathWorks
6 4 (1.72%) EMC
6 4 (1.72%) Intel
7 2 (0.86%) MKS
7 2 (0.86%) Synopsys
7 2 (0.86%) Cadence
7 2 (0.86%) SAP
8 1 (0.43%) Google
8 1 (0.43%) Agilent
8 1 (0.43%) Freescale
8 1 (0.43%) FactSet
8 1 (0.43%) Perforce
8 1 (0.43%) Sun
8 1 (0.43%) HP
8 1 (0.43%) Genesys
8 1 (0.43%) Bloomberg
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