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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank 389 390 400
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 57 47 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 44
Average salary £43,250 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £85,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.49% -2.66%
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
17517 16491 17758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.84% 78.19% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13542 13509 15025
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +4 20 £44,125 +13.87% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 16 £42,500 -10.52%
Hampshire -3 10 £48,750 +62.50% 2
Oxfordshire -10 5 £36,000 -4.00% 3
East Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 94 (89.52%) C++
2 72 (68.57%) C
3 52 (49.52%) Java
4 49 (46.67%) MATLAB
5 40 (38.10%) Digital Signal Processing
6 39 (37.14%) Degree
6 39 (37.14%) Physics
7 37 (35.24%) Linux
7 37 (35.24%) Mathematics
8 36 (34.29%) Security Cleared
9 33 (31.43%) C#
10 31 (29.52%) VHDL
10 31 (29.52%) Software Engineering
11 30 (28.57%) PhD
12 26 (24.76%) Windows
12 26 (24.76%) Electronics
12 26 (24.76%) Multithreading
13 25 (23.81%) OO
14 22 (20.95%) SQL
15 19 (18.10%) DV Cleared
15 19 (18.10%) Mentoring
16 18 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
16 18 (17.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 18 (17.14%) Python
17 17 (16.19%) Configuration Management
17 17 (16.19%) Image Processing
18 13 (12.38%) Information Security
19 11 (10.48%) Firmware
19 11 (10.48%) Embedded C
19 11 (10.48%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (4.76%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) Wireless
2 6 (5.71%) Software-Defined Radio
3 3 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.86%) 2G
3 3 (2.86%) ZigBee
3 3 (2.86%) 4G
3 3 (2.86%) Bluetooth
3 3 (2.86%) 3G
4 2 (1.90%) DVB
5 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Rational Rhapsody
2 8 (7.62%) Subversion
3 5 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 26 (24.76%) Electronics
2 9 (8.57%) Military
3 6 (5.71%) Games
4 5 (4.76%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (37.14%) Developer
2 21 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 15 (14.29%) Development Engineer
4 14 (13.33%) C++ Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Firmware Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) FPGA Developer
7 8 (7.62%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) DSP Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Computer Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Electronics Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Development Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Hardware Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.86%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) HTML
2 8 (7.62%) Web Services
3 7 (6.67%) JSP
4 5 (4.76%) STL
5 4 (3.81%) MFC
5 4 (3.81%) OpenCV
6 3 (2.86%) .NET
7 1 (0.95%) WDF
7 1 (0.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (0.95%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (37.14%) Physics
2 37 (35.24%) Mathematics
3 31 (29.52%) VHDL
4 18 (17.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 18 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (10.48%) Firmware
6 10 (9.52%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.86%) Handset
7 3 (2.86%) Statistics
8 2 (1.90%) Verilog
8 2 (1.90%) MPEG
9 1 (0.95%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.24%) Linux
2 26 (24.76%) Windows
3 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.95%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.95%) pSOS
4 1 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.10%) Digital Signal Processing
2 31 (29.52%) Software Engineering
3 26 (24.76%) Multithreading
4 25 (23.81%) OO
5 19 (18.10%) Mentoring
6 17 (16.19%) Configuration Management
6 17 (16.19%) Image Processing
7 13 (12.38%) Information Security
8 11 (10.48%) Business Development
8 11 (10.48%) Coaching
9 8 (7.62%) Software Testing
9 8 (7.62%) UML
10 7 (6.67%) Video Processing
11 5 (4.76%) Requirements Management
11 5 (4.76%) V-Model
11 5 (4.76%) OpenUP
11 5 (4.76%) Speech Recognition
11 5 (4.76%) DNA
11 5 (4.76%) Analytics
11 5 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 94 (89.52%) C++
2 72 (68.57%) C
3 52 (49.52%) Java
4 49 (46.67%) MATLAB
5 33 (31.43%) C#
6 22 (20.95%) SQL
7 18 (17.14%) Python
8 11 (10.48%) Embedded C
8 11 (10.48%) JavaScript
9 9 (8.57%) Embedded C++
10 5 (4.76%) Perl
11 3 (2.86%) Assembly Language
11 3 (2.86%) Golang
Qualifications
1 39 (37.14%) Degree
2 36 (34.29%) Security Cleared
3 30 (28.57%) PhD
4 19 (18.10%) DV Cleared
5 10 (9.52%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (3.81%) EMC
2 2 (1.90%) Xilinx
3 1 (0.95%) Intel
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, BUPA, pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Woking
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 26 days ago