The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank 591 603 595
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 19 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.043% 0.070% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.084% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 15
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
Signal Processing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36936 38008 39307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.10% 83.52% 82.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31218 30941 33527
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the London region.

Signal Processing Salary Trend in London

Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the London region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Signal Processing Salary Histogram in London

Signal Processing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the London region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
(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
City of London +24 4 £100,000 +33.33%
Uxbridge - 3 £53,750 -
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 28 (77.78%) C++
2 23 (63.89%) Degree
3 19 (52.78%) Computer Science
4 18 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 15 (41.67%) Algorithms
5 15 (41.67%) C
6 14 (38.89%) Physics
7 12 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
7 12 (33.33%) Java
7 12 (33.33%) MATLAB
7 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 11 (30.56%) Statistics
9 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
10 7 (19.44%) UNIX
10 7 (19.44%) Linux
10 7 (19.44%) OO
10 7 (19.44%) Finance
11 6 (16.67%) Low Latency
12 5 (13.89%) FactSet
12 5 (13.89%) Quantitative Investing
12 5 (13.89%) Financial Modelling
12 5 (13.89%) Portfolio Management
12 5 (13.89%) Workflow
12 5 (13.89%) Electronics
12 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
12 5 (13.89%) Bloomberg
12 5 (13.89%) MathWorks
13 4 (11.11%) UML
13 4 (11.11%) C#

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) GPRS
2 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) LabVIEW
2 2 (5.56%) Bugzilla
2 2 (5.56%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.78%) GCC
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Quantitative Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Development Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) OpenMP
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) Computer Science
2 18 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 15 (41.67%) Algorithms
4 14 (38.89%) Physics
5 11 (30.56%) Statistics
6 4 (11.11%) Equities
6 4 (11.11%) Derivative
7 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
8 2 (5.56%) Hedge funds
8 2 (5.56%) SystemC
8 2 (5.56%) GIS
8 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
8 2 (5.56%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) UNIX
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 12 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 7 (19.44%) OO
3 6 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 5 (13.89%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (13.89%) Workflow
4 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Financial Modelling
4 5 (13.89%) Quantitative Investing
5 4 (11.11%) UML
5 4 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) Machine Learning
6 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.33%) Video Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Product Management
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) OOD
7 2 (5.56%) Validation
7 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.56%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) C++
2 15 (41.67%) C
3 12 (33.33%) Java
3 12 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 4 (11.11%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) Fortran
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.56%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Assembly Language
5 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) R
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) Degree
2 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) PhD
5 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) HNC
6 1 (2.78%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Bloomberg
1 5 (13.89%) MathWorks
1 5 (13.89%) FactSet
2 2 (5.56%) Renesas
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) EMC