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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank 762 773 760
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 117 96 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.097% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 84 83 112
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £69,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.07% -13.33%
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
87586 80521 85840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.10% 81.33% 79.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70768 66761 72917
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
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 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
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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 +9 56 £43,125 +38.00% 8
East of England +2 32 £42,500 +41.66% 3
London -27 16 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £50,000 -
South West -15 3 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North West - 3 £50,000 - 3
Signal Processing
UK

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 179 (78.51%) C++
2 145 (63.60%) C
3 114 (50.00%) Degree
4 81 (35.53%) Java
4 81 (35.53%) Algorithms
5 77 (33.77%) MATLAB
6 76 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 72 (31.58%) Digital Signal Processing
8 71 (31.14%) Mathematics
9 70 (30.70%) Computer Science
10 66 (28.95%) Physics
11 61 (26.75%) PhD
12 57 (25.00%) C#
13 53 (23.25%) Electronics
14 51 (22.37%) Linux
15 47 (20.61%) VHDL
16 40 (17.54%) Windows
17 36 (15.79%) Security Cleared
18 33 (14.47%) OO
19 31 (13.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
20 30 (13.16%) Machine Learning
20 30 (13.16%) Embedded Systems
21 29 (12.72%) Multithreading
22 26 (11.40%) SQL
23 25 (10.96%) Configuration Management
23 25 (10.96%) Statistics
23 25 (10.96%) Image Processing
24 23 (10.09%) Embedded C
25 22 (9.65%) Mentoring
26 21 (9.21%) Python

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 21 (9.21%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.95%) Wireless
2 6 (2.63%) DVB
2 6 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (2.63%) Software-Defined Radio
3 3 (1.32%) ZigBee
3 3 (1.32%) 4G
3 3 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.32%) 2G
3 3 (1.32%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.32%) 3G
4 2 (0.88%) TETRA
5 1 (0.44%) DSL
5 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.44%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.82%) Data Mining
2 7 (3.07%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (3.51%) Subversion
2 7 (3.07%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (2.19%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (1.32%) GCC
4 3 (1.32%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.88%) GDB
6 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
General
1 53 (23.25%) Electronics
2 18 (7.89%) Finance
3 17 (7.46%) Telecoms
4 14 (6.14%) Games
5 11 (4.82%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.95%) Military
7 5 (2.19%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.88%) Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (27.19%) Developer
2 54 (23.68%) Software Engineer
3 26 (11.40%) DSP Engineer
4 25 (10.96%) Software Developer
4 25 (10.96%) C++ Developer
5 22 (9.65%) Development Engineer
6 19 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
7 17 (7.46%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 17 (7.46%) Real Time Engineer
7 17 (7.46%) Systems Engineer
8 16 (7.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 15 (6.58%) C++ Software Engineer
10 14 (6.14%) FPGA Developer
11 11 (4.82%) Data Scientist
12 10 (4.39%) Firmware Engineer
13 7 (3.07%) C Software Engineer
13 7 (3.07%) Principal Engineer
13 7 (3.07%) C++ Software Developer
14 6 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
14 6 (2.63%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.70%) .NET
2 11 (4.82%) ASP.NET
3 10 (4.39%) Web Services
4 9 (3.95%) HTML
5 7 (3.07%) JSP
6 5 (2.19%) STL
7 4 (1.75%) MFC
8 3 (1.32%) OpenCV
9 1 (0.44%) OpenCL
9 1 (0.44%) CryEngine
9 1 (0.44%) Flash
9 1 (0.44%) WDF
9 1 (0.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (0.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 81 (35.53%) Algorithms
2 71 (31.14%) Mathematics
3 70 (30.70%) Computer Science
4 66 (28.95%) Physics
5 47 (20.61%) VHDL
6 31 (13.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 30 (13.16%) Embedded Systems
8 25 (10.96%) Statistics
9 18 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (6.14%) Data Structures
11 12 (5.26%) Visualisation
12 6 (2.63%) Hedge funds
12 6 (2.63%) MPEG
12 6 (2.63%) GIS
13 4 (1.75%) Verilog
13 4 (1.75%) Robotics
14 3 (1.32%) Applied Mathematics
14 3 (1.32%) Handset
15 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
15 2 (0.88%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 51 (22.37%) Linux
2 40 (17.54%) Windows
3 9 (3.95%) UNIX
4 4 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.44%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.44%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 72 (31.58%) Digital Signal Processing
3 33 (14.47%) OO
4 30 (13.16%) Machine Learning
5 29 (12.72%) Multithreading
6 25 (10.96%) Image Processing
6 25 (10.96%) Configuration Management
7 22 (9.65%) Mentoring
8 20 (8.77%) Project Management
9 17 (7.46%) Data Analysis
10 15 (6.58%) Information Security
10 15 (6.58%) UML
10 15 (6.58%) Analytics
11 14 (6.14%) Coaching
12 13 (5.70%) Business Development
13 12 (5.26%) Integration Testing
14 11 (4.82%) Bayesian Methods
15 10 (4.39%) Software Testing
16 9 (3.95%) Embedded Software Development
16 9 (3.95%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 179 (78.51%) C++
2 145 (63.60%) C
3 81 (35.53%) Java
4 77 (33.77%) MATLAB
5 57 (25.00%) C#
6 26 (11.40%) SQL
7 23 (10.09%) Embedded C
8 21 (9.21%) Python
9 20 (8.77%) Embedded C++
10 10 (4.39%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.19%) Perl
12 3 (1.32%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.88%) Golang
14 1 (0.44%) Ruby
14 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.44%) R
14 1 (0.44%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 114 (50.00%) Degree
2 61 (26.75%) PhD
3 36 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 19 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 12 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.95%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.07%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (7.02%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (3.51%) Xilinx
2 6 (2.63%) EMC
3 5 (2.19%) Bloomberg
3 5 (2.19%) MathWorks
3 5 (2.19%) FactSet
4 1 (0.44%) Intel
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £38k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Flexitime, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + company car + holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Flexitime, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Lymington
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Nr Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable DoE + top benefits
Posted: 15 days ago