The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank 398 396 393
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 44 45 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 37
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £85,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17380 17039 17648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.59% 79.19% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13516 13916 14923
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Signal Processing Salary Trend in the South East

Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Signal Processing Salary Histogram in the South East

Signal Processing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Surrey +11 17 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Oxfordshire +5 7 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +1 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Hampshire -1 4 £48,750 +5.97% 2
East Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 92 (89.32%) C++
2 78 (75.73%) C
3 54 (52.43%) Java
4 47 (45.63%) MATLAB
5 44 (42.72%) Digital Signal Processing
6 42 (40.78%) Linux
7 40 (38.83%) C#
8 39 (37.86%) Degree
9 37 (35.92%) VHDL
10 34 (33.01%) Security Cleared
10 34 (33.01%) Mathematics
11 32 (31.07%) Physics
11 32 (31.07%) PhD
12 30 (29.13%) Windows
12 30 (29.13%) Multithreading
13 29 (28.16%) OO
14 27 (26.21%) SQL
15 26 (25.24%) Software Engineering
16 22 (21.36%) Electronics
17 21 (20.39%) Mentoring
18 20 (19.42%) DV Cleared
19 18 (17.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
20 17 (16.50%) Information Security
21 16 (15.53%) Algorithms
21 16 (15.53%) Embedded Systems
22 15 (14.56%) Coaching
22 15 (14.56%) Business Development
22 15 (14.56%) Configuration Management
23 13 (12.62%) Firmware
24 12 (11.65%) Web Services

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) Wireless
2 7 (6.80%) Software-Defined Radio
3 5 (4.85%) DVB
4 3 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.91%) 2G
4 3 (2.91%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.91%) ZigBee
4 3 (2.91%) 3G
4 3 (2.91%) 4G
5 1 (0.97%) LTE
5 1 (0.97%) UMTS
5 1 (0.97%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.97%) WiMAX
Development Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Subversion
2 5 (4.85%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
General
1 22 (21.36%) Electronics
2 6 (5.83%) Military
3 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (47.57%) Developer
2 21 (20.39%) Software Developer
3 18 (17.48%) Software Engineer
4 15 (14.56%) Development Engineer
5 14 (13.59%) C++ Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Firmware Engineer
7 9 (8.74%) FPGA Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) DSP Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Senior Development Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Electronics Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Principal Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Hardware Engineer
11 3 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.91%) Architect
11 3 (2.91%) Research Engineer
12 2 (1.94%) FPGA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.65%) Web Services
2 7 (6.80%) HTML
2 7 (6.80%) JSP
3 5 (4.85%) STL
4 4 (3.88%) MFC
5 2 (1.94%) OpenCV
5 2 (1.94%) .NET
6 1 (0.97%) WDF
6 1 (0.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.97%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 37 (35.92%) VHDL
2 34 (33.01%) Mathematics
3 32 (31.07%) Physics
4 18 (17.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 16 (15.53%) Embedded Systems
5 16 (15.53%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.85%) MPEG
7 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.91%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.91%) Statistics
8 3 (2.91%) Handset
9 2 (1.94%) Verilog
10 1 (0.97%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 42 (40.78%) Linux
2 30 (29.13%) Windows
3 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.97%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.97%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (42.72%) Digital Signal Processing
2 30 (29.13%) Multithreading
3 29 (28.16%) OO
4 26 (25.24%) Software Engineering
5 21 (20.39%) Mentoring
6 17 (16.50%) Information Security
7 15 (14.56%) Configuration Management
7 15 (14.56%) Business Development
7 15 (14.56%) Coaching
8 12 (11.65%) Software Testing
9 8 (7.77%) UML
10 7 (6.80%) Image Processing
11 6 (5.83%) OpenUP
11 6 (5.83%) Speech Recognition
11 6 (5.83%) DNA
11 6 (5.83%) Technical Analysis
12 5 (4.85%) Analytics
13 3 (2.91%) Pattern Recognition
13 3 (2.91%) Data Visualisation
13 3 (2.91%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 92 (89.32%) C++
2 78 (75.73%) C
3 54 (52.43%) Java
4 47 (45.63%) MATLAB
5 40 (38.83%) C#
6 27 (26.21%) SQL
7 11 (10.68%) Python
8 8 (7.77%) Embedded C
9 7 (6.80%) Embedded C++
9 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
10 6 (5.83%) Perl
11 1 (0.97%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.97%) Golang
Qualifications
1 39 (37.86%) Degree
2 34 (33.01%) Security Cleared
3 32 (31.07%) PhD
4 20 (19.42%) DV Cleared
5 12 (11.65%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (4.85%) Xilinx
2 4 (3.88%) EMC
3 1 (0.97%) Intel
3 1 (0.97%) Agilent
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
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