The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 185 185 184
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.10% 0.081% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.097% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.25%
Signal Processing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3220 3090 3213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.08% 83.02% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2725 2640 2753
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,350 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Signal Processing Salary Trend in Manchester

Signal Processing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) PVCS
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (80.00%) Firmware
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Physics
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) CryEngine
3 1 (20.00%) Games

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) PVCS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Audio Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CryEngine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Physics
1 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware