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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 795 769 762
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 89 119 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.11% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 75 93 76
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%
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
86980 88764 81227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.85% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72449 71450 67160
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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
East of England -4 30 £40,000 +6.66% 9
South East -27 21 £46,000 +6.35% 9
London +11 15 £50,000 +33.33% 4
South West -12 12 £39,000 -13.33% 3
East Midlands - 9 £50,000 -
North West +2 1 £32,500 -35.00%
West Midlands -7 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Signal Processing
UK

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 110 (66.67%) C++
2 103 (62.42%) C
3 83 (50.30%) Degree
4 68 (41.21%) Software Engineering
5 53 (32.12%) Digital Signal Processing
6 50 (30.30%) Electronics
6 50 (30.30%) Algorithms
7 43 (26.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 39 (23.64%) MATLAB
9 38 (23.03%) PhD
10 35 (21.21%) Computer Science
11 34 (20.61%) Python
12 33 (20.00%) VHDL
13 32 (19.39%) Java
14 29 (17.58%) Mathematics
15 26 (15.76%) Windows
16 25 (15.15%) Linux
16 25 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (13.33%) Embedded C
17 22 (13.33%) Telecoms
18 21 (12.73%) Wireless
19 20 (12.12%) Perl
20 19 (11.52%) TCP/IP
21 18 (10.91%) Security Cleared
21 18 (10.91%) Embedded Systems
22 17 (10.30%) Physics
23 16 (9.70%) UML
23 16 (9.70%) LabVIEW
24 15 (9.09%) Microsoft
24 15 (9.09%) Firmware

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (1.21%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Simulink
2 4 (2.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.73%) Wireless
2 19 (11.52%) TCP/IP
3 13 (7.88%) Software-Defined Radio
4 7 (4.24%) Network Security
5 5 (3.03%) 4G
5 5 (3.03%) Internet
6 3 (1.82%) TETRA
6 3 (1.82%) Bluetooth
6 3 (1.82%) GPRS
6 3 (1.82%) Modbus
6 3 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.21%) OFDM
7 2 (1.21%) LTE
7 2 (1.21%) 3GPP
7 2 (1.21%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.21%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.24%) MySQL
2 3 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (9.70%) LabVIEW
2 8 (4.85%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (1.82%) Bugzilla
3 3 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.82%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (1.21%) Redmine
4 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.61%) Juju
5 1 (0.61%) CMake
5 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.61%) GCC
5 1 (0.61%) GDB
5 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 50 (30.30%) Electronics
2 22 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.48%) Military
4 10 (6.06%) Aerospace
5 9 (5.45%) Marketing
6 6 (3.64%) Finance
7 4 (2.42%) Automotive
7 4 (2.42%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.21%) Front Office
8 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.21%) Advertising
8 2 (1.21%) Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Games
9 1 (0.61%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 55 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 46 (27.88%) Developer
3 16 (9.70%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (7.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (7.88%) FPGA Developer
5 12 (7.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 11 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
7 9 (5.45%) C++ Developer
7 9 (5.45%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (4.24%) Security Engineer
8 7 (4.24%) Architect
8 7 (4.24%) Network Engineer
8 7 (4.24%) Network Security Engineer
8 7 (4.24%) Cyber Security Engineer
9 6 (3.64%) Electronics Engineer
10 5 (3.03%) FPGA Engineer
10 5 (3.03%) Support Technician
10 5 (3.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.45%) JSP
2 8 (4.85%) HTML
2 8 (4.85%) .NET
2 8 (4.85%) OpenMP
3 4 (2.42%) OpenCL
3 4 (2.42%) Qt
3 4 (2.42%) HTML5
4 3 (1.82%) Ajax
4 3 (1.82%) jQuery
4 3 (1.82%) ActiveX
4 3 (1.82%) CGI
5 2 (1.21%) Web Services
5 2 (1.21%) NumPy
6 1 (0.61%) OpenCV
6 1 (0.61%) CSS
6 1 (0.61%) Middleware
6 1 (0.61%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (30.30%) Algorithms
2 43 (26.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 35 (21.21%) Computer Science
4 33 (20.00%) VHDL
5 29 (17.58%) Mathematics
6 25 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (10.91%) Embedded Systems
8 17 (10.30%) Physics
9 14 (8.48%) Verilog
10 9 (5.45%) Mechatronics
11 5 (3.03%) Robotics
11 5 (3.03%) Device Driver
11 5 (3.03%) Smartphone
11 5 (3.03%) Statistics
11 5 (3.03%) Internet of Things
11 5 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (2.42%) Biometrics
12 4 (2.42%) SCADA
13 3 (1.82%) Machine to Machine
13 3 (1.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.76%) Windows
2 25 (15.15%) Linux
3 12 (7.27%) UNIX
4 5 (3.03%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.42%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.82%) Android
6 3 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) Scientific Linux
7 1 (0.61%) CentOS
7 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (41.21%) Software Engineering
2 53 (32.12%) Digital Signal Processing
3 16 (9.70%) UML
4 15 (9.09%) Video Processing
5 14 (8.48%) OO
6 13 (7.88%) Software Architecture
7 12 (7.27%) Multithreading
7 12 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (6.06%) Data Analysis
9 9 (5.45%) SDLC
9 9 (5.45%) Machine Learning
10 8 (4.85%) Configuration Management
10 8 (4.85%) Validation
11 7 (4.24%) Information Security
11 7 (4.24%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (4.24%) Software Testing
11 7 (4.24%) Concurrent Programming
11 7 (4.24%) Analytics
11 7 (4.24%) Cyber Security
12 6 (3.64%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 110 (66.67%) C++
2 103 (62.42%) C
3 39 (23.64%) MATLAB
4 34 (20.61%) Python
5 32 (19.39%) Java
6 22 (13.33%) Embedded C
7 20 (12.12%) Perl
8 12 (7.27%) Embedded C++
8 12 (7.27%) Tcl
9 10 (6.06%) C#
10 9 (5.45%) Bash Shell
11 7 (4.24%) JavaScript
12 6 (3.64%) Assembly Language
13 5 (3.03%) VB
14 4 (2.42%) Ruby
15 3 (1.82%) PHP
16 2 (1.21%) SQL
16 2 (1.21%) Fortran
16 2 (1.21%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 83 (50.30%) Degree
2 38 (23.03%) PhD
3 18 (10.91%) Security Cleared
4 13 (7.88%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.64%) DO-178B
2 3 (1.82%) JTAG
3 2 (1.21%) QA
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (9.09%) Firmware
2 2 (1.21%) Docker
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 15 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.45%) Synopsys
3 7 (4.24%) Intel
4 5 (3.03%) Cadence
5 4 (2.42%) Xilinx
6 2 (1.21%) Renesas
6 2 (1.21%) Freescale
6 2 (1.21%) Motorola
6 2 (1.21%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco
7 1 (0.61%) EMC
7 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.61%) QNX
7 1 (0.61%) MKS
7 1 (0.61%) VMware
7 1 (0.61%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.61%) Altera
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