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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 403 386 396
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 41 22 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.14% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 41
Average salary £42,500 £31,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £67,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -15.62%
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
16732 16099 17338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.87% 80.26% 77.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13498 12726 14825
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -3 18 £47,500 +2.70% 3
Oxfordshire +6 11 £31,250 -55.35% 4
Surrey +4 11 £43,000 +27.40% 9
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 64 (78.05%) C
2 62 (75.61%) C++
3 42 (51.22%) Digital Signal Processing
4 40 (48.78%) MATLAB
5 32 (39.02%) VHDL
6 31 (37.80%) PhD
6 31 (37.80%) Degree
7 30 (36.59%) C#
8 24 (29.27%) Linux
9 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
10 20 (24.39%) Algorithms
11 19 (23.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 19 (23.17%) Java
12 18 (21.95%) Mathematics
13 15 (18.29%) SQL
13 15 (18.29%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (17.07%) Physics
14 14 (17.07%) Windows
14 14 (17.07%) OO
15 12 (14.63%) Wireless
15 12 (14.63%) Firmware
16 11 (13.41%) Software Testing
16 11 (13.41%) Multithreading
16 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
17 10 (12.20%) Visualisation
17 10 (12.20%) Kalman Filter
17 10 (12.20%) Electronics
18 9 (10.98%) Information Security
18 9 (10.98%) Embedded C
18 9 (10.98%) Embedded C++

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (2.44%) MS Office
1 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) Wireless
2 6 (7.32%) Software-Defined Radio
2 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.10%) DVB
4 3 (3.66%) UMTS
4 3 (3.66%) WiMAX
4 3 (3.66%) LTE
5 1 (1.22%) Broadband
5 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (12.20%) Electronics
2 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Developer
2 18 (21.95%) Software Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) Software Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Design Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Research Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) Hardware Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) Senior Design Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Hardware Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) FPGA Design Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) FPGA Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) FPGA Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Development Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Senior FPGA Engineer
11 2 (2.44%) Firmware Engineer
11 2 (2.44%) Designer
11 2 (2.44%) FPGA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) Web Services
2 2 (2.44%) JSP
2 2 (2.44%) STL
2 2 (2.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.22%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (39.02%) VHDL
2 20 (24.39%) Algorithms
3 19 (23.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 18 (21.95%) Mathematics
5 15 (18.29%) Embedded Systems
6 14 (17.07%) Physics
7 10 (12.20%) Visualisation
8 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
9 5 (6.10%) MPEG
10 4 (4.88%) Verilog
11 2 (2.44%) Statistics
12 1 (1.22%) Biometrics
12 1 (1.22%) ASIC
12 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.27%) Linux
2 14 (17.07%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.22%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) Digital Signal Processing
2 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
3 14 (17.07%) OO
4 11 (13.41%) Software Testing
4 11 (13.41%) Multithreading
5 10 (12.20%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (10.98%) Business Development
6 9 (10.98%) Information Security
7 8 (9.76%) Hidden Markov Model
7 8 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.76%) Coaching
7 8 (9.76%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (7.32%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) DNA
8 6 (7.32%) OpenUP
8 6 (7.32%) Speech Recognition
9 5 (6.10%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (6.10%) Video Processing
10 4 (4.88%) Image Processing
10 4 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (78.05%) C
2 62 (75.61%) C++
3 40 (48.78%) MATLAB
4 30 (36.59%) C#
5 19 (23.17%) Java
6 15 (18.29%) SQL
7 9 (10.98%) Embedded C
7 9 (10.98%) Embedded C++
8 8 (9.76%) Python
9 7 (8.54%) Perl
10 6 (7.32%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.22%) Tcl
11 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (37.80%) PhD
1 31 (37.80%) Degree
2 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
3 9 (10.98%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.32%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 12 (14.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (6.10%) Intel
1 5 (6.10%) Xilinx
1 5 (6.10%) Altera
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.22%) Sun
3 1 (1.22%) EMC
3 1 (1.22%) Genesys
3 1 (1.22%) Synopsys
3 1 (1.22%) Agilent
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 10% pension,. 25 days holiday
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Optimus Search
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Pension/ Bonus/Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension + 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £neg on experience+bonus+benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Lymington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago