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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 799 790 784
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 81 116 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.11% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.13% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 66 103 54
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
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
86254 90952 83241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.49% 82.73% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71278 74182 69352
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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
East of England +3 29 £40,000 +6.66% 11
South East -10 18 £46,000 +6.35% 9
South West +3 15 £42,500 +6.25% 6
East Midlands - 11 £42,500 -
London +14 8 £57,500 +53.33% 5
Signal Processing
UK

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 132 (68.75%) C++
2 125 (65.10%) C
3 93 (48.44%) Degree
4 81 (42.19%) Software Engineering
5 72 (37.50%) Algorithms
6 70 (36.46%) Electronics
7 57 (29.69%) Digital Signal Processing
8 46 (23.96%) Java
8 46 (23.96%) PhD
9 44 (22.92%) Python
9 44 (22.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 42 (21.88%) MATLAB
10 42 (21.88%) Mathematics
11 41 (21.35%) VHDL
12 40 (20.83%) Computer Science
13 36 (18.75%) Physics
14 33 (17.19%) Security Cleared
15 32 (16.67%) Windows
15 32 (16.67%) Linux
16 30 (15.63%) Firmware
17 29 (15.10%) C#
17 29 (15.10%) SC Cleared
18 21 (10.94%) Perl
18 21 (10.94%) Embedded C
19 20 (10.42%) Video Processing
20 19 (9.90%) Machine Learning
20 19 (9.90%) Telecoms
21 17 (8.85%) Embedded Systems
21 17 (8.85%) Image Processing
22 16 (8.33%) Wireless

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 6 (3.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (4.17%) Simulink
2 5 (2.60%) GNU Octave
3 4 (2.08%) MS Office
3 4 (2.08%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.52%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.33%) Wireless
2 15 (7.81%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.73%) Software-Defined Radio
4 7 (3.65%) Network Security
5 6 (3.13%) GPRS
6 4 (2.08%) Internet
6 4 (2.08%) LTE
6 4 (2.08%) 4G
7 3 (1.56%) 3G
7 3 (1.56%) 3GPP
8 2 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.04%) Modbus
8 2 (1.04%) OFDM
8 2 (1.04%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.52%) UMTS
9 1 (0.52%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.13%) MySQL
1 6 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.04%) Big Data
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (5.73%) LabVIEW
2 9 (4.69%) Subversion
3 7 (3.65%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (3.13%) TortoiseSVN
4 6 (3.13%) Bugzilla
5 4 (2.08%) PVCS
6 3 (1.56%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.04%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.04%) GCC
7 2 (1.04%) GDB
7 2 (1.04%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.52%) Redmine
8 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.52%) Juju
8 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
General
1 70 (36.46%) Electronics
2 19 (9.90%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.29%) Aerospace
3 14 (7.29%) Military
4 8 (4.17%) Marketing
5 7 (3.65%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.65%) Finance
6 5 (2.60%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.56%) Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Retail
8 1 (0.52%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Automotive
8 1 (0.52%) Front Office
8 1 (0.52%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 53 (27.60%) Software Engineer
2 43 (22.40%) Developer
3 24 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 18 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 15 (7.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (7.81%) Hardware Engineer
6 13 (6.77%) C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (5.73%) Design Engineer
7 11 (5.73%) FPGA Developer
8 10 (5.21%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (4.17%) Electronics Engineer
9 8 (4.17%) Research Engineer
10 7 (3.65%) Software Programmer
10 7 (3.65%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.65%) Architect
10 7 (3.65%) Network Engineer
10 7 (3.65%) Support Technician
10 7 (3.65%) Programmer
10 7 (3.65%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (3.65%) Cyber Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.73%) Qt
2 8 (4.17%) HTML
3 7 (3.65%) JSP
3 7 (3.65%) OpenMP
4 6 (3.13%) .NET
4 6 (3.13%) OpenCL
5 4 (2.08%) HTML5
6 3 (1.56%) ActiveX
7 2 (1.04%) Ajax
7 2 (1.04%) jQuery
7 2 (1.04%) CGI
7 2 (1.04%) NumPy
7 2 (1.04%) CSS
8 1 (0.52%) Middleware
8 1 (0.52%) J2SE
8 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 72 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 44 (22.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 42 (21.88%) Mathematics
4 41 (21.35%) VHDL
5 40 (20.83%) Computer Science
6 36 (18.75%) Physics
7 17 (8.85%) Embedded Systems
8 16 (8.33%) Verilog
9 13 (6.77%) Statistics
9 13 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (6.77%) Visualisation
10 8 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (4.17%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (4.17%) Biometrics
11 7 (3.65%) Data Structures
12 6 (3.13%) Device Driver
12 6 (3.13%) SystemC
13 5 (2.60%) Smartphone
14 4 (2.08%) Robotics
14 4 (2.08%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.67%) Windows
1 32 (16.67%) Linux
2 12 (6.25%) UNIX
3 3 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Android
4 1 (0.52%) CentOS
4 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.52%) Scientific Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (42.19%) Software Engineering
2 57 (29.69%) Digital Signal Processing
3 20 (10.42%) Video Processing
4 19 (9.90%) Machine Learning
5 17 (8.85%) Image Processing
6 16 (8.33%) OO
7 15 (7.81%) UML
7 15 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (6.77%) Pattern Recognition
8 13 (6.77%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (6.25%) Analytics
10 10 (5.21%) Embedded Software Development
10 10 (5.21%) OOD
11 9 (4.69%) Project Management
11 9 (4.69%) Software Architecture
12 8 (4.17%) Multithreading
12 8 (4.17%) ITSM
12 8 (4.17%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.17%) Data Analysis
13 7 (3.65%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 132 (68.75%) C++
2 125 (65.10%) C
3 46 (23.96%) Java
4 44 (22.92%) Python
5 42 (21.88%) MATLAB
6 29 (15.10%) C#
7 21 (10.94%) Perl
7 21 (10.94%) Embedded C
8 13 (6.77%) Embedded C++
8 13 (6.77%) Assembly Language
8 13 (6.77%) Tcl
9 11 (5.73%) Fortran
10 8 (4.17%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.17%) ANSI C
11 7 (3.65%) JavaScript
12 6 (3.13%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.56%) Ruby
14 2 (1.04%) Erlang
14 2 (1.04%) R
14 2 (1.04%) Rust
Qualifications
1 93 (48.44%) Degree
2 46 (23.96%) PhD
3 33 (17.19%) Security Cleared
4 29 (15.10%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.65%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.56%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.52%) QA
1 1 (0.52%) DO-178B
System Software
1 30 (15.63%) Firmware
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.21%) Synopsys
3 7 (3.65%) Xilinx
4 6 (3.13%) Cadence
4 6 (3.13%) Renesas
5 3 (1.56%) SAP
6 2 (1.04%) MKS
6 2 (1.04%) EMC
6 2 (1.04%) Intel
6 2 (1.04%) Freescale
6 2 (1.04%) Altera
7 1 (0.52%) Google
7 1 (0.52%) Motorola
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.52%) QNX
7 1 (0.52%) VMware
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Posted: 22 hours ago
Dorset
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £26,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £highly competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
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Salary: 30,000-48,000 Depending on level
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £48,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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