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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 402 405 375
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 37 19 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.092% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.11% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 35
Average salary £36,250 £30,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.83% -32.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,575 £28,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £61,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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
16235 16583 16331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.32% 80.54% 78.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13075 13019 13455
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Hampshire +6 15 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Surrey +1 11 £43,000 -20.73% 6
Oxfordshire - 10 £32,500 - 2
Kent - 1 £70,000 - 5
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 60 (75.95%) C
2 58 (73.42%) C++
3 38 (48.10%) MATLAB
4 35 (44.30%) Digital Signal Processing
5 32 (40.51%) PhD
6 27 (34.18%) Algorithms
7 26 (32.91%) Degree
7 26 (32.91%) VHDL
8 25 (31.65%) C#
9 24 (30.38%) Software Engineering
10 22 (27.85%) Linux
11 16 (20.25%) Windows
12 15 (18.99%) Visualisation
12 15 (18.99%) Kalman Filter
12 15 (18.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 15 (18.99%) Mathematics
13 12 (15.19%) Wireless
13 12 (15.19%) Electronics
13 12 (15.19%) Java
13 12 (15.19%) Embedded Systems
14 11 (13.92%) Physics
14 11 (13.92%) Firmware
15 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
16 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
16 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
16 9 (11.39%) SQL
16 9 (11.39%) OO
17 8 (10.13%) Embedded C
17 8 (10.13%) Embedded C++

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 4 (5.06%) MS Office
1 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) Wireless
2 6 (7.59%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.59%) Software-Defined Radio
3 4 (5.06%) DVB
4 3 (3.80%) UMTS
4 3 (3.80%) WiMAX
4 3 (3.80%) LTE
5 1 (1.27%) Broadband
5 1 (1.27%) OFDM
5 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (15.19%) Electronics
2 4 (5.06%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Military
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Developer
2 18 (22.78%) Software Engineer
3 17 (21.52%) Research Engineer
4 15 (18.99%) Design Engineer
5 13 (16.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (13.92%) Software Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Senior Design Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Hardware Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Hardware Design Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
12 4 (5.06%) FPGA Design Engineer
12 4 (5.06%) FPGA Engineer
13 3 (3.80%) Senior FPGA Engineer
13 3 (3.80%) Support Technician
14 2 (2.53%) Programmer
14 2 (2.53%) C++ Developer
14 2 (2.53%) RF Engineer
14 2 (2.53%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) Web Services
2 2 (2.53%) STL
2 2 (2.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (1.27%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.18%) Algorithms
2 26 (32.91%) VHDL
3 15 (18.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 15 (18.99%) Visualisation
3 15 (18.99%) Mathematics
4 12 (15.19%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (13.92%) Physics
6 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
6 7 (8.86%) Statistics
7 6 (7.59%) Biometrics
8 4 (5.06%) MPEG
8 4 (5.06%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (2.53%) Verilog
10 1 (1.27%) ASIC
10 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
10 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Linux
2 16 (20.25%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.27%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) Digital Signal Processing
2 24 (30.38%) Software Engineering
3 15 (18.99%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (11.39%) OO
4 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.13%) Hidden Markov Model
5 8 (10.13%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (8.86%) Machine Learning
6 7 (8.86%) Software Testing
7 6 (7.59%) Multithreading
7 6 (7.59%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (7.59%) Video Processing
8 5 (6.33%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (6.33%) OpenUP
8 5 (6.33%) Image Processing
8 5 (6.33%) Information Security
8 5 (6.33%) Business Development
8 5 (6.33%) Speech Recognition
8 5 (6.33%) DNA
9 4 (5.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (75.95%) C
2 58 (73.42%) C++
3 38 (48.10%) MATLAB
4 25 (31.65%) C#
5 12 (15.19%) Java
6 9 (11.39%) SQL
7 8 (10.13%) Embedded C
7 8 (10.13%) Embedded C++
7 8 (10.13%) Assembly Language
8 7 (8.86%) Python
9 6 (7.59%) Perl
10 1 (1.27%) Tcl
10 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (40.51%) PhD
2 26 (32.91%) Degree
3 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
4 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.33%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.80%) VCP4
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Altera
3 5 (6.33%) Xilinx
3 5 (6.33%) Intel
4 2 (2.53%) EMC
5 1 (1.27%) Synopsys
5 1 (1.27%) Genesys
5 1 (1.27%) Cadence
5 1 (1.27%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) Agilent
5 1 (1.27%) Sun
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