The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank 383 413 388
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -25
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 60 30 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.18% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 47 13 45
Average salary £43,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £65,800
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17604 16444 17516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.75% 74.57% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13807 13374 14874
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Signal Processing
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +9 28 £43,250 -3.88% 1
Hampshire +11 12 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 12 - - 1
Middlesex - 4 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire -2 3 £37,000 +34.54% 1
Berkshire +1 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (87.62%) C++
2 64 (60.95%) C
3 51 (48.57%) MATLAB
4 50 (47.62%) Java
5 48 (45.71%) Physics
6 46 (43.81%) Degree
7 42 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 39 (37.14%) Mathematics
9 34 (32.38%) Software Engineering
10 32 (30.48%) Linux
10 32 (30.48%) Digital Signal Processing
11 28 (26.67%) C#
11 28 (26.67%) Electronics
12 26 (24.76%) PhD
13 23 (21.90%) OO
13 23 (21.90%) VHDL
14 21 (20.00%) Image Processing
14 21 (20.00%) Multithreading
15 20 (19.05%) Windows
16 19 (18.10%) Python
17 17 (16.19%) Configuration Management
17 17 (16.19%) DV Cleared
18 16 (15.24%) Rational Rhapsody
18 16 (15.24%) SQL
18 16 (15.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 16 (15.24%) Military
19 15 (14.29%) Aerospace
20 12 (11.43%) JavaScript
20 12 (11.43%) Simulink
20 12 (11.43%) Embedded Systems

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (11.43%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) Wireless
2 3 (2.86%) 2G
2 3 (2.86%) ZigBee
2 3 (2.86%) 4G
2 3 (2.86%) Bluetooth
2 3 (2.86%) 3G
2 3 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 16 (15.24%) Rational Rhapsody
2 12 (11.43%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (7.62%) Subversion
General
1 28 (26.67%) Electronics
2 16 (15.24%) Military
3 15 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 9 (8.57%) Games
5 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.81%) Finance
6 3 (2.86%) Automotive
7 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (33.33%) Developer
2 18 (17.14%) Software Engineer
3 13 (12.38%) C++ Developer
4 12 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (11.43%) Development Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) Firmware Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.57%) DSP Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Computer Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (6.67%) FPGA Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Electronics Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Principal Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Firmware Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Development Engineer
11 3 (2.86%) Architect
11 3 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
12 2 (1.90%) Java Developer
12 2 (1.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) HTML
2 5 (4.76%) OpenCV
2 5 (4.76%) JSP
2 5 (4.76%) STL
3 4 (3.81%) Web Services
3 4 (3.81%) MFC
3 4 (3.81%) .NET
4 2 (1.90%) J2EE
4 2 (1.90%) J2SE
4 2 (1.90%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.90%) Spring
5 1 (0.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.95%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 48 (45.71%) Physics
2 39 (37.14%) Mathematics
3 23 (21.90%) VHDL
4 16 (15.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 12 (11.43%) Computer Science
5 12 (11.43%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (10.48%) Firmware
7 4 (3.81%) CAN bus
8 3 (2.86%) Device Driver
8 3 (2.86%) Handset
8 3 (2.86%) Statistics
9 2 (1.90%) Speech Recognition
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.48%) Linux
2 20 (19.05%) Windows
3 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.38%) Software Engineering
2 32 (30.48%) Digital Signal Processing
3 23 (21.90%) OO
4 21 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 21 (20.00%) Image Processing
5 17 (16.19%) Configuration Management
6 12 (11.43%) Requirements Management
6 12 (11.43%) V-Model
7 11 (10.48%) Business Development
8 9 (8.57%) Information Security
8 9 (8.57%) Video Processing
9 7 (6.67%) UML
10 5 (4.76%) Analytics
11 4 (3.81%) Cyber Security
11 4 (3.81%) Software Testing
12 3 (2.86%) Machine Learning
12 3 (2.86%) Pattern Recognition
13 2 (1.90%) OpenUP
13 2 (1.90%) Technical Analysis
13 2 (1.90%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 92 (87.62%) C++
2 64 (60.95%) C
3 51 (48.57%) MATLAB
4 50 (47.62%) Java
5 28 (26.67%) C#
6 19 (18.10%) Python
7 16 (15.24%) SQL
8 12 (11.43%) JavaScript
9 10 (9.52%) Embedded C
10 9 (8.57%) Embedded C++
11 4 (3.81%) Assembly Language
11 4 (3.81%) Golang
12 2 (1.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (43.81%) Degree
2 42 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 26 (24.76%) PhD
4 17 (16.19%) DV Cleared
5 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (3.81%) EMC
2 2 (1.90%) Apple
2 2 (1.90%) Sony
2 2 (1.90%) Google
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