The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signal Processing
Rank 242 218 220
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 13 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.48% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.55% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 10
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4987 5100 4540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.58% 86.62% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4144 4299 3844
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Signal Processing Salary Trend in the South West

Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Signal Processing Salary Histogram in the South West

Signal Processing
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Dorset 0 5 £39,000 +20.00% 2
Somerset - 5 £26,000 -
Bristol -6 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Wiltshire +5 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (81.48%) Software Engineering
2 19 (70.37%) C++
2 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
3 15 (55.56%) Multithreading
4 14 (51.85%) UML
5 13 (48.15%) Linux
5 13 (48.15%) Java
5 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
5 13 (48.15%) MATLAB
5 13 (48.15%) OO
5 13 (48.15%) Validation
5 13 (48.15%) Algorithms
6 11 (40.74%) Concurrent Programming
6 11 (40.74%) DO-178B
6 11 (40.74%) Rational Rhapsody
6 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (40.74%) Parallel Programming
6 11 (40.74%) OpenMP
6 11 (40.74%) Intel
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 5 (18.52%) MySQL
8 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
8 5 (18.52%) Aerospace
8 5 (18.52%) Law
8 5 (18.52%) Qt
9 4 (14.81%) Requirements Management
9 4 (14.81%) Physics
9 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
10 3 (11.11%) OOD
10 3 (11.11%) C

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 (7.41%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) Mathcad
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) 2G
3 1 (3.70%) 3G
3 1 (3.70%) 4G
3 1 (3.70%) TETRA
3 1 (3.70%) WiMAX
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (7.41%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (18.52%) Aerospace
1 5 (18.52%) Law
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) C++ Software Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Java Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Java Software Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) Senior Java Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Junior
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) DSP Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) System Design Authority
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Handset Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) OpenMP
2 5 (18.52%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Algorithms
2 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.81%) Physics
4 3 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (7.41%) Arduino
5 2 (7.41%) Internet of Things
5 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.41%) Mechatronics
5 2 (7.41%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (3.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Software Engineering
2 15 (55.56%) Multithreading
3 14 (51.85%) UML
4 13 (48.15%) OO
4 13 (48.15%) Validation
5 11 (40.74%) Concurrent Programming
5 11 (40.74%) Parallel Programming
6 4 (14.81%) Requirements Management
7 3 (11.11%) OOD
7 3 (11.11%) OOP
8 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (7.41%) V-Model
9 1 (3.70%) Human Factors
9 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.70%) SDLC
9 1 (3.70%) SysML
9 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C++
2 13 (48.15%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) MATLAB
3 3 (11.11%) C
4 2 (7.41%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.70%) JTAG
2 1 (3.70%) MISRA
2 1 (3.70%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Intel
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
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