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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 232 229 214
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 11 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.016% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.020% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
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
4897 5059 4238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.01% 82.83% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4128 4129 3659
Average salary £40,000 £41,650 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.96% +11.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
Dorset - 4 £39,000 - 3
Somerset +15 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £57,500 - 2
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 30 (75.00%) C++
2 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 21 (52.50%) Degree
4 16 (40.00%) C
4 16 (40.00%) Java
5 15 (37.50%) Digital Signal Processing
6 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
6 14 (35.00%) Electronics
7 12 (30.00%) OO
7 12 (30.00%) Algorithms
8 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
8 11 (27.50%) C#
9 10 (25.00%) Military
9 10 (25.00%) Linux
10 9 (22.50%) Windows
10 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
10 9 (22.50%) Qt
11 8 (20.00%) UML
12 7 (17.50%) Aerospace
12 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
13 6 (15.00%) OOD
13 6 (15.00%) Firmware
14 5 (12.50%) MATLAB
14 5 (12.50%) HTML
14 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 5 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 5 (12.50%) Subversion
14 5 (12.50%) Physics
14 5 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
14 5 (12.50%) Rational DOORS

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless
2 2 (5.00%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Subversion
1 5 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (7.50%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.50%) GCC
3 1 (2.50%) GDB
General
1 14 (35.00%) Electronics
2 10 (25.00%) Military
3 7 (17.50%) Aerospace
4 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Software Engineer
2 15 (37.50%) Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 11 (27.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Software Programmer
7 5 (12.50%) Programmer
8 4 (10.00%) C++ Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Graduate
8 4 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (7.50%) FPGA Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Systems Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Qt Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Qt Software Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Junior C++ Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) Qt
2 5 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 3 (7.50%) HTML5
3 3 (7.50%) ActiveX
3 3 (7.50%) OpenMP
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
4 5 (12.50%) Physics
4 5 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.50%) VHDL
6 1 (2.50%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (2.50%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (37.50%) Digital Signal Processing
3 12 (30.00%) OO
4 8 (20.00%) UML
5 6 (15.00%) OOD
6 5 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
7 4 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (10.00%) Logistics
7 4 (10.00%) Software Architecture
8 3 (7.50%) Parallel Programming
8 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.50%) Validation
8 3 (7.50%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (7.50%) SDLC
9 1 (2.50%) Machine Learning
9 1 (2.50%) OOP
9 1 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) C++
2 16 (40.00%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) C
3 11 (27.50%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.50%) Embedded C
5 3 (7.50%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Degree
2 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Intel
2 1 (2.50%) Freescale
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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