The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 65 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 9 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.27% 0.48% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.61% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Signal Processing
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
570 659 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 80.62% 78.36% 81.30%
Number of salaries quoted 460 562 701
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Signal Processing Salary Trend in Oxford

Signal Processing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 22 (100.00%) C++
1 22 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 20 (90.91%) C
2 20 (90.91%) PhD
3 16 (72.73%) Visualisation
3 16 (72.73%) Algorithms
4 15 (68.18%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (36.36%) C#
6 8 (36.36%) Statistics
6 8 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (36.36%) Machine Learning
6 8 (36.36%) Hidden Markov Model
7 7 (31.82%) Biometrics
8 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
9 4 (18.18%) Perl
9 4 (18.18%) Python
9 4 (18.18%) DNA
9 4 (18.18%) Speech Recognition
9 4 (18.18%) Physics
9 4 (18.18%) OpenUP
9 4 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (9.09%) STL
10 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
10 2 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Research Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Programmer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) STL
1 2 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Visualisation
1 16 (72.73%) Algorithms
2 8 (36.36%) Statistics
3 7 (31.82%) Biometrics
4 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 4 (18.18%) Physics
6 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (36.36%) Machine Learning
3 8 (36.36%) Hidden Markov Model
4 4 (18.18%) DNA
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Speech Recognition
4 4 (18.18%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
1 22 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 20 (90.91%) C
3 8 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
4 4 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) PhD