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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank 748 760 758
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 123 91 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 92 78 111
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.49% -2.66%
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
87394 80699 88080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.00% 81.13% 79.20%
Number of salaries quoted 70405 66847 75264
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
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 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 16 September 2014.

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 16 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
South East -6 61 £43,250 +33.07% 12
East of England -6 35 £37,500 - 6
London -18 17 £37,500 -21.05% 2
West Midlands - 5 £50,000 -
North West - 3 £50,000 - 1
South West -25 2 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Signal Processing
UK

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 185 (77.08%) C++
2 147 (61.25%) C
3 115 (47.92%) Degree
4 83 (34.58%) MATLAB
5 80 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 78 (32.50%) Java
7 77 (32.08%) Digital Signal Processing
8 76 (31.67%) Computer Science
9 75 (31.25%) Physics
10 74 (30.83%) Mathematics
11 63 (26.25%) PhD
12 60 (25.00%) C#
13 59 (24.58%) Electronics
14 47 (19.58%) VHDL
15 46 (19.17%) Linux
16 42 (17.50%) Windows
17 39 (16.25%) Security Cleared
18 36 (15.00%) Image Processing
19 33 (13.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
20 31 (12.92%) Machine Learning
21 30 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
22 29 (12.08%) OO
23 28 (11.67%) Python
24 27 (11.25%) Configuration Management
25 26 (10.83%) Multithreading
26 25 (10.42%) Embedded C
27 24 (10.00%) SQL
28 23 (9.58%) Statistics
29 22 (9.17%) Games
29 22 (9.17%) Embedded C++

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 22 (9.17%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.75%) Wireless
2 6 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (2.50%) Software-Defined Radio
3 3 (1.25%) 4G
3 3 (1.25%) ZigBee
3 3 (1.25%) 2G
3 3 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.25%) 3G
3 3 (1.25%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.83%) DVB
4 2 (0.83%) TETRA
5 1 (0.42%) DSL
5 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 7 (2.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (4.17%) Rational Rhapsody
2 8 (3.33%) Subversion
2 8 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (2.50%) LabVIEW
4 2 (0.83%) GCC
4 2 (0.83%) GDB
5 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
General
1 59 (24.58%) Electronics
2 22 (9.17%) Games
2 22 (9.17%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.83%) Finance
4 13 (5.42%) Manufacturing
5 12 (5.00%) Military
6 9 (3.75%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.67%) Automotive
8 2 (0.83%) Marketing
8 2 (0.83%) Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (23.33%) Software Engineer
1 56 (23.33%) Developer
2 27 (11.25%) DSP Engineer
3 25 (10.42%) Development Engineer
4 24 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 22 (9.17%) Software Developer
6 20 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
7 18 (7.50%) C++ Software Engineer
7 18 (7.50%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 18 (7.50%) Real Time Engineer
8 16 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (5.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 13 (5.42%) FPGA Developer
11 12 (5.00%) Data Scientist
12 11 (4.58%) Firmware Engineer
13 10 (4.17%) C Software Engineer
14 9 (3.75%) Computer Engineer
15 7 (2.92%) Principal Engineer
15 7 (2.92%) C++ Software Developer
16 6 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.67%) .NET
2 12 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (3.75%) HTML
4 8 (3.33%) Web Services
5 7 (2.92%) JSP
6 5 (2.08%) OpenCV
6 5 (2.08%) STL
7 4 (1.67%) MFC
8 1 (0.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.42%) HTML5
8 1 (0.42%) OpenCL
8 1 (0.42%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 76 (31.67%) Computer Science
2 75 (31.25%) Physics
3 74 (30.83%) Mathematics
4 47 (19.58%) VHDL
5 33 (13.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 30 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
7 23 (9.58%) Statistics
8 19 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (7.08%) Firmware
10 11 (4.58%) Visualisation
11 6 (2.50%) GIS
12 5 (2.08%) Hedge funds
13 4 (1.67%) Robotics
13 4 (1.67%) Applied Mathematics
14 3 (1.25%) Verilog
14 3 (1.25%) Handset
15 2 (0.83%) MPEG
15 2 (0.83%) Mechatronics
15 2 (0.83%) Device Driver
15 2 (0.83%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 46 (19.17%) Linux
2 42 (17.50%) Windows
3 9 (3.75%) UNIX
4 4 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.42%) pSOS
6 1 (0.42%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 77 (32.08%) Digital Signal Processing
3 36 (15.00%) Image Processing
4 31 (12.92%) Machine Learning
5 29 (12.08%) OO
6 27 (11.25%) Configuration Management
7 26 (10.83%) Multithreading
8 20 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 18 (7.50%) Project Management
10 16 (6.67%) Analytics
11 15 (6.25%) UML
12 13 (5.42%) Information Security
13 12 (5.00%) Coaching
13 12 (5.00%) Data Analysis
14 11 (4.58%) Integration Testing
14 11 (4.58%) Business Development
14 11 (4.58%) Bayesian Methods
15 10 (4.17%) Video Analytics
15 10 (4.17%) Video Processing
16 8 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 185 (77.08%) C++
2 147 (61.25%) C
3 83 (34.58%) MATLAB
4 78 (32.50%) Java
5 60 (25.00%) C#
6 28 (11.67%) Python
7 25 (10.42%) Embedded C
8 24 (10.00%) SQL
9 22 (9.17%) Embedded C++
10 12 (5.00%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.08%) Assembly Language
11 5 (2.08%) Perl
12 4 (1.67%) Golang
13 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.42%) VB6
13 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 115 (47.92%) Degree
2 63 (26.25%) PhD
3 39 (16.25%) Security Cleared
4 19 (7.92%) DV Cleared
5 12 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.92%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.92%) JTAG
Vendors
1 8 (3.33%) EMC
2 5 (2.08%) Xilinx
3 2 (0.83%) Bloomberg
3 2 (0.83%) MathWorks
3 2 (0.83%) FactSet
4 1 (0.42%) Intel
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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South East
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
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Salary: Negotiable
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
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