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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 785 786 740
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -46
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 98 110 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.098% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 80 98 94
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
85820 91842 84491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.16% 82.09% 80.29%
Number of salaries quoted 70108 74491 70191
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +1 30 £32,500 -7.14% 5
South West - 29 £40,000 - 7
East of England +5 15 £37,500 +3.44% 10
London +15 11 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Midlands -24 8 £50,000 +33.33%
North West +17 4 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Signal Processing
UK

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 143 (64.71%) C++
2 113 (51.13%) C
3 103 (46.61%) Software Engineering
4 86 (38.91%) Degree
5 81 (36.65%) Digital Signal Processing
5 81 (36.65%) Algorithms
6 67 (30.32%) Electronics
7 59 (26.70%) MATLAB
8 53 (23.98%) Mathematics
9 50 (22.62%) Java
10 47 (21.27%) Security Cleared
11 42 (19.00%) VHDL
11 42 (19.00%) C#
11 42 (19.00%) Linux
11 42 (19.00%) SC Cleared
12 41 (18.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 39 (17.65%) Windows
13 39 (17.65%) PhD
14 38 (17.19%) Physics
15 36 (16.29%) Computer Science
16 32 (14.48%) Firmware
17 31 (14.03%) OO
18 27 (12.22%) Python
19 25 (11.31%) Embedded Systems
20 23 (10.41%) Image Processing
21 22 (9.95%) Qt
21 22 (9.95%) UML
22 21 (9.50%) OOD
22 21 (9.50%) Embedded C
22 21 (9.50%) Telecoms

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (4.07%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (7.69%) Simulink
2 5 (2.26%) MS Office
2 5 (2.26%) GNU Octave
3 4 (1.81%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.45%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.14%) Wireless
2 15 (6.79%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.07%) Software-Defined Radio
4 7 (3.17%) GPRS
5 6 (2.71%) LTE
6 5 (2.26%) Network Security
7 4 (1.81%) 3GPP
7 4 (1.81%) 3G
8 2 (0.90%) WiMAX
8 2 (0.90%) UMTS
8 2 (0.90%) Internet
8 2 (0.90%) 4G
9 1 (0.45%) OFDM
9 1 (0.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.71%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.36%) Big Data
3 2 (0.90%) MySQL
3 2 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (8.14%) Subversion
2 9 (4.07%) LabVIEW
2 9 (4.07%) Bugzilla
2 9 (4.07%) TortoiseSVN
2 9 (4.07%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.81%) PVCS
4 4 (1.81%) CANoe
5 2 (0.90%) GCC
5 2 (0.90%) GDB
5 2 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.45%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 67 (30.32%) Electronics
2 21 (9.50%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.52%) Aerospace
4 9 (4.07%) Military
5 8 (3.62%) Finance
6 6 (2.71%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.26%) Automotive
7 5 (2.26%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.81%) Marketing
8 4 (1.81%) Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Retail
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 72 (32.58%) Software Engineer
2 46 (20.81%) Developer
3 32 (14.48%) Systems Engineer
3 32 (14.48%) C++ Software Engineer
4 27 (12.22%) Software Developer
5 24 (10.86%) Design Engineer
5 24 (10.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 19 (8.60%) Programmer
7 17 (7.69%) Software Programmer
8 16 (7.24%) C++ Developer
9 14 (6.33%) C++ Software Developer
9 14 (6.33%) Research Engineer
9 14 (6.33%) Electronics Engineer
10 12 (5.43%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (4.52%) C++ Programmer
11 10 (4.52%) Hardware Engineer
12 8 (3.62%) Senior Design Engineer
13 7 (3.17%) FPGA Engineer
13 7 (3.17%) Support Technician
13 7 (3.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.95%) Qt
2 9 (4.07%) OpenMP
3 7 (3.17%) OpenCL
4 5 (2.26%) HTML
5 4 (1.81%) .NET
6 3 (1.36%) JSP
6 3 (1.36%) ActiveX
6 3 (1.36%) HTML5
7 2 (0.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (0.90%) CSS
7 2 (0.90%) STL
7 2 (0.90%) Web Services
8 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.45%) J2SE
8 1 (0.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 81 (36.65%) Algorithms
2 53 (23.98%) Mathematics
3 42 (19.00%) VHDL
4 41 (18.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 38 (17.19%) Physics
6 36 (16.29%) Computer Science
7 25 (11.31%) Embedded Systems
8 17 (7.69%) Visualisation
9 15 (6.79%) Statistics
10 14 (6.33%) Artificial Intelligence
11 13 (5.88%) Verilog
12 10 (4.52%) Data Structures
13 9 (4.07%) SystemC
13 9 (4.07%) Neural Network
14 8 (3.62%) Video Conferencing
14 8 (3.62%) Device Driver
14 8 (3.62%) Biometrics
15 7 (3.17%) Mechatronics
16 5 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (2.26%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.00%) Linux
2 39 (17.65%) Windows
3 14 (6.33%) UNIX
4 5 (2.26%) Android
4 5 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.81%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.36%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (46.61%) Software Engineering
2 81 (36.65%) Digital Signal Processing
3 31 (14.03%) OO
4 23 (10.41%) Image Processing
5 22 (9.95%) UML
6 21 (9.50%) OOD
6 21 (9.50%) Machine Learning
6 21 (9.50%) Embedded Software Development
7 19 (8.60%) Pattern Recognition
7 19 (8.60%) Kalman Filter
8 15 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (5.43%) Project Management
9 12 (5.43%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (4.07%) Memory Management
10 9 (4.07%) Multithreading
11 8 (3.62%) ITSM
11 8 (3.62%) Configuration Management
11 8 (3.62%) Logistics
11 8 (3.62%) Analytics
12 7 (3.17%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 143 (64.71%) C++
2 113 (51.13%) C
3 59 (26.70%) MATLAB
4 50 (22.62%) Java
5 42 (19.00%) C#
6 27 (12.22%) Python
7 21 (9.50%) Embedded C
8 18 (8.14%) Assembly Language
9 14 (6.33%) Embedded C++
9 14 (6.33%) Fortran
10 9 (4.07%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.62%) Perl
12 5 (2.26%) SQL
12 5 (2.26%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.36%) Tcl
14 2 (0.90%) Erlang
14 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.90%) Rust
15 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (38.91%) Degree
2 47 (21.27%) Security Cleared
3 42 (19.00%) SC Cleared
4 39 (17.65%) PhD
5 8 (3.62%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.71%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (14.48%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (6.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.52%) Xilinx
3 9 (4.07%) Renesas
4 8 (3.62%) Altera
5 4 (1.81%) Intel
5 4 (1.81%) MathWorks
6 3 (1.36%) EMC
7 2 (0.90%) SAP
7 2 (0.90%) MKS
7 2 (0.90%) Cadence
7 2 (0.90%) Synopsys
8 1 (0.45%) Genesys
8 1 (0.45%) Freescale
8 1 (0.45%) Google
8 1 (0.45%) Sun
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