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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 595 582 600
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 18 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.043% 0.073% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.087% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 5
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
34564 35451 36987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.30% 83.91% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29092 28666 31376
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 £77,500 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Uxbridge - 6 £40,000 -
City of London +6 5 £105,000 +40.00%
Surbiton -16 1 £40,000 +10.34%
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 26 (78.79%) C++
2 21 (63.64%) Degree
3 19 (57.58%) Mathematics
4 18 (54.55%) Algorithms
5 14 (42.42%) Physics
5 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
5 14 (42.42%) Java
5 14 (42.42%) C
6 12 (36.36%) UNIX
6 12 (36.36%) MATLAB
6 12 (36.36%) Statistics
7 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
9 8 (24.24%) Embedded Software Development
9 8 (24.24%) Python
10 7 (21.21%) LabVIEW
10 7 (21.21%) OO
10 7 (21.21%) Low Latency
10 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
11 6 (18.18%) TortoiseSVN
11 6 (18.18%) Memory Management
11 6 (18.18%) Renesas
11 6 (18.18%) Digital Signal Processing
11 6 (18.18%) Node.js
11 6 (18.18%) SystemC
11 6 (18.18%) Data Structures
11 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
11 6 (18.18%) GPRS
11 6 (18.18%) Fortran
11 6 (18.18%) Assembly Language

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (18.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) GPRS
2 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) LabVIEW
2 6 (18.18%) TortoiseSVN
2 6 (18.18%) Bugzilla
3 2 (6.06%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (3.03%) GCC
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Electronics
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) C++ Quantitative Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Quantitative Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Development Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Principal Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Electronics Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) DSP Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) OpenMP
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Mathematics
2 18 (54.55%) Algorithms
3 14 (42.42%) Physics
3 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
4 12 (36.36%) Statistics
5 6 (18.18%) SystemC
5 6 (18.18%) Data Structures
5 6 (18.18%) Verilog
6 5 (15.15%) Equities
6 5 (15.15%) Derivative
7 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
8 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) UNIX
2 6 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (24.24%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) OO
3 7 (21.21%) Low Latency
4 6 (18.18%) Memory Management
4 6 (18.18%) Digital Signal Processing
5 5 (15.15%) Workflow
5 5 (15.15%) Quantitative Investing
5 5 (15.15%) Product Management
5 5 (15.15%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (15.15%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (12.12%) UML
6 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 3 (9.09%) Video Analytics
7 3 (9.09%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 3 (9.09%) Machine Learning
8 2 (6.06%) Line Management
8 2 (6.06%) Pattern Recognition
8 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) C++
2 14 (42.42%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) C
3 12 (36.36%) MATLAB
4 8 (24.24%) Python
5 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 6 (18.18%) Fortran
5 6 (18.18%) Assembly Language
6 3 (9.09%) Embedded C
7 2 (6.06%) C#
7 2 (6.06%) SQL
8 1 (3.03%) VB
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Degree
2 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) HNC
5 1 (3.03%) Postgraduate
5 1 (3.03%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Renesas
2 5 (15.15%) Bloomberg
2 5 (15.15%) MathWorks
2 5 (15.15%) FactSet
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) EMC