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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 732 773 704
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -69
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 120 80 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.083% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.10% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 106 68 115
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £68,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -15.62%
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
81338 79614 83745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.70% 82.33% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67543 64209 71633
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 January 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 January 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 -17 41 £42,500 +37.09% 19
South West +7 28 £40,000 +26.98% 6
East of England 0 21 £42,500 +36.00% 9
London +7 17 £48,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -2 9 £38,500 +6.20%
East Midlands +23 2 - -
North West -13 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
North East - 1 £40,000 -
Signal Processing
UK

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 158 (70.54%) C++
2 115 (51.34%) C
3 92 (41.07%) Degree
3 92 (41.07%) Digital Signal Processing
4 91 (40.63%) Software Engineering
5 78 (34.82%) MATLAB
6 73 (32.59%) Algorithms
7 59 (26.34%) VHDL
8 52 (23.21%) Linux
9 47 (20.98%) Java
9 47 (20.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 45 (20.09%) Mathematics
11 43 (19.20%) Electronics
12 41 (18.30%) OO
13 40 (17.86%) C#
13 40 (17.86%) Security Cleared
14 37 (16.52%) Embedded Systems
14 37 (16.52%) PhD
15 36 (16.07%) SC Cleared
15 36 (16.07%) Physics
16 32 (14.29%) Windows
17 30 (13.39%) Computer Science
18 27 (12.05%) Firmware
19 26 (11.61%) Embedded C
20 23 (10.27%) Embedded Software Development
21 21 (9.38%) Simulink
21 21 (9.38%) UML
21 21 (9.38%) Python
22 19 (8.48%) Embedded C++
23 18 (8.04%) OOD

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (2.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (9.38%) Simulink
2 4 (1.79%) MS Office
3 2 (0.89%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.14%) Wireless
2 8 (3.57%) DVB
2 8 (3.57%) GPRS
3 7 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.13%) LTE
4 6 (2.68%) Software-Defined Radio
5 3 (1.34%) HSPA
5 3 (1.34%) WiMAX
5 3 (1.34%) CDMA2000
5 3 (1.34%) GSM
5 3 (1.34%) 3GPP
5 3 (1.34%) UMTS
6 2 (0.89%) WCDMA
6 2 (0.89%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.89%) Multicast
7 1 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.45%) Broadband
7 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.45%) DSL
7 1 (0.45%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.34%) Big Data
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (6.25%) Subversion
2 6 (2.68%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.68%) LabVIEW
2 6 (2.68%) Bugzilla
3 5 (2.23%) TortoiseSVN
4 3 (1.34%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (1.34%) GCC
5 2 (0.89%) GDB
5 2 (0.89%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (0.89%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.45%) PVCS
6 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
General
1 43 (19.20%) Electronics
2 18 (8.04%) Finance
3 17 (7.59%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.57%) Banking
5 4 (1.79%) Automotive
5 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.89%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.89%) Military
6 2 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 68 (30.36%) Software Engineer
2 58 (25.89%) Developer
3 31 (13.84%) Software Developer
3 31 (13.84%) Systems Engineer
4 30 (13.39%) C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (11.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 23 (10.27%) Design Engineer
7 20 (8.93%) Electronics Engineer
8 15 (6.70%) C++ Developer
8 15 (6.70%) Programmer
9 12 (5.36%) C++ Software Developer
9 12 (5.36%) Software Programmer
9 12 (5.36%) Research Engineer
10 11 (4.91%) Hardware Engineer
11 10 (4.46%) C++ Programmer
11 10 (4.46%) FPGA Engineer
11 10 (4.46%) DSP Engineer
11 10 (4.46%) Senior Design Engineer
12 9 (4.02%) FPGA Developer
13 8 (3.57%) FPGA Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.59%) Qt
2 10 (4.46%) Web Services
3 6 (2.68%) OpenCL
4 5 (2.23%) OpenMP
5 2 (0.89%) Flash
5 2 (0.89%) .NET
5 2 (0.89%) JSP
5 2 (0.89%) STL
5 2 (0.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.45%) OpenCV
6 1 (0.45%) CryEngine
6 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.45%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 73 (32.59%) Algorithms
2 59 (26.34%) VHDL
3 47 (20.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 45 (20.09%) Mathematics
5 37 (16.52%) Embedded Systems
6 36 (16.07%) Physics
7 30 (13.39%) Computer Science
8 15 (6.70%) Verilog
8 15 (6.70%) Statistics
9 10 (4.46%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (4.46%) Neural Network
9 10 (4.46%) Visualisation
10 8 (3.57%) MPEG
11 7 (3.13%) Mechatronics
12 6 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (2.68%) Data Structures
12 6 (2.68%) Device Driver
13 5 (2.23%) Derivative
13 5 (2.23%) Equities
13 5 (2.23%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 52 (23.21%) Linux
2 32 (14.29%) Windows
3 12 (5.36%) UNIX
4 5 (2.23%) Android
4 5 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.79%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.45%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.45%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (41.07%) Digital Signal Processing
2 91 (40.63%) Software Engineering
3 41 (18.30%) OO
4 23 (10.27%) Embedded Software Development
5 21 (9.38%) UML
6 18 (8.04%) OOD
6 18 (8.04%) Machine Learning
7 17 (7.59%) Multithreading
8 16 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 16 (7.14%) Project Management
8 16 (7.14%) Image Processing
9 14 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (5.80%) Pattern Recognition
11 11 (4.91%) Software Testing
12 10 (4.46%) Validation
12 10 (4.46%) Customer Engagement
13 9 (4.02%) Mentoring
13 9 (4.02%) Coaching
13 9 (4.02%) Information Security
13 9 (4.02%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 158 (70.54%) C++
2 115 (51.34%) C
3 78 (34.82%) MATLAB
4 47 (20.98%) Java
5 40 (17.86%) C#
6 26 (11.61%) Embedded C
7 21 (9.38%) Python
8 19 (8.48%) Embedded C++
9 17 (7.59%) SQL
10 12 (5.36%) Assembly Language
11 9 (4.02%) Perl
12 5 (2.23%) Fortran
12 5 (2.23%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.34%) Tcl
13 3 (1.34%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.89%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.89%) Ruby
14 2 (0.89%) Erlang
15 1 (0.45%) VB
15 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 92 (41.07%) Degree
2 40 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 37 (16.52%) PhD
4 36 (16.07%) SC Cleared
5 12 (5.36%) Chartered Engineer
6 8 (3.57%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) HNC
7 1 (0.45%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 27 (12.05%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (7.59%) Xilinx
2 9 (4.02%) MathWorks
3 6 (2.68%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.68%) Altera
4 5 (2.23%) Renesas
4 5 (2.23%) FactSet
4 5 (2.23%) Intel
4 5 (2.23%) Bloomberg
5 2 (0.89%) Synopsys
5 2 (0.89%) SAP
5 2 (0.89%) EMC
6 1 (0.45%) Sun
6 1 (0.45%) HP
6 1 (0.45%) MKS
6 1 (0.45%) Perforce
6 1 (0.45%) Cadence
6 1 (0.45%) Genesys
6 1 (0.45%) Agilent
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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