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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signal Processing
Rank 227 229 230
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 8 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.31% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 25
Median salary £47,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.55% +23.12%
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
4631 5098 5571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.97% 88.71% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3841 4289 4576
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Signal Processing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 5 £47,500 -
Bristol +10 2 £56,250 +25.00%
Devon - 1 £40,000 -
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Signal Processing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 15 (88.24%) C++
2 13 (76.47%) C
3 12 (70.59%) Digital Signal Processing
4 8 (47.06%) Algorithms
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) MATLAB
6 6 (35.29%) GNU Octave
6 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 5 (29.41%) OO
7 5 (29.41%) Python
8 4 (23.53%) Assembly Language
8 4 (23.53%) Unix
8 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Requirements Management
8 4 (23.53%) Software-Defined Radio
8 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
9 3 (17.65%) Qt
9 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) MS Office
9 3 (17.65%) Subversion
9 3 (17.65%) Electronics
9 3 (17.65%) VHDL
9 3 (17.65%) Cross-Platform Development
10 2 (11.76%) Functional Programming
10 2 (11.76%) Verilog
10 2 (11.76%) Ruby
10 2 (11.76%) Degree
10 2 (11.76%) Mathematics

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (35.29%) GNU Octave
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (5.88%) MIMO
2 1 (5.88%) OFDM
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) DSP Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Communications Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) DSP Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Programmer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Programmer
6 2 (11.76%) VHDL Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Qt
2 2 (11.76%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Algorithms
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) VHDL
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Verilog
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (5.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Digital Signal Processing
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) Requirements Management
4 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) Cross-Platform Development
6 2 (11.76%) Functional Programming
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
7 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C++
2 13 (76.47%) C
3 7 (41.18%) MATLAB
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) Assembly Language
6 2 (11.76%) Ruby
7 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Atmel
2 1 (5.88%) EMC