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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank 617 588 629
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +41
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 17 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.040% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.048% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 20
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.57% -6.66%
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
38553 37227 40463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.71% 83.61% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31685 30925 34760
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -2 2 £30,000 -36.84%
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (86.36%) C++
2 34 (77.27%) Computer Science
3 26 (59.09%) C
4 22 (50.00%) Degree
5 20 (45.45%) Digital Signal Processing
6 19 (43.18%) Software Engineering
7 18 (40.91%) Mathematics
8 13 (29.55%) Windows
8 13 (29.55%) Physics
8 13 (29.55%) Image Processing
9 12 (27.27%) Java
10 11 (25.00%) Finance
10 11 (25.00%) Games
10 11 (25.00%) Project Management
10 11 (25.00%) Visualisation
11 10 (22.73%) Video Analytics
12 9 (20.45%) Analytics
13 8 (18.18%) Video Content Analysis
13 8 (18.18%) C#
14 7 (15.91%) PhD
14 7 (15.91%) Linux
14 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
14 7 (15.91%) Statistics
15 6 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (13.64%) GIS
15 6 (13.64%) Electronics
15 6 (13.64%) OOD
15 6 (13.64%) Embedded C
15 6 (13.64%) Embedded C++
15 6 (13.64%) 3D Visualisation

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) GCC
1 1 (2.27%) GDB
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
1 11 (25.00%) Games
2 6 (13.64%) Electronics
3 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Software Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Developer
3 9 (20.45%) C++ Developer
3 9 (20.45%) C++ Software Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) C Software Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) C++ Software Developer
5 6 (13.64%) DSP Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Embedded C Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Real Time Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Audio Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 34 (77.27%) Computer Science
2 18 (40.91%) Mathematics
3 13 (29.55%) Physics
4 11 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 7 (15.91%) Statistics
6 6 (13.64%) GIS
7 5 (11.36%) Hedge funds
7 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.82%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Digital Signal Processing
2 19 (43.18%) Software Engineering
3 13 (29.55%) Image Processing
4 11 (25.00%) Project Management
5 10 (22.73%) Video Analytics
6 9 (20.45%) Analytics
7 8 (18.18%) Video Content Analysis
8 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
9 6 (13.64%) OOD
9 6 (13.64%) 3D Visualisation
10 5 (11.36%) Product Management
10 5 (11.36%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (6.82%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (6.82%) OO
11 3 (6.82%) Financial Modelling
11 3 (6.82%) Workflow
11 3 (6.82%) TDD
11 3 (6.82%) Low Latency
11 3 (6.82%) Time Series Analysis
12 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) C++
2 26 (59.09%) C
3 12 (27.27%) Java
4 8 (18.18%) C#
5 6 (13.64%) Embedded C
5 6 (13.64%) Embedded C++
6 4 (9.09%) MATLAB
6 4 (9.09%) Python
7 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (15.91%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Bloomberg
1 3 (6.82%) MathWorks
1 3 (6.82%) FactSet