The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 89 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.34% 0.11% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.13% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Signal Processing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
726 751 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.31% 82.98% 72.90%
Number of salaries quoted 593 639 526
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Signal Processing Salary Trend in Southampton

Signal Processing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 3 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (40.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (20.00%) Video Processing
4 1 (20.00%) Synopsys
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Firmware
4 1 (20.00%) Code Coverage
4 1 (20.00%) ASIC
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) VHDL
4 1 (20.00%) Verilog
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DSP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) ASIC
3 1 (20.00%) VHDL
3 1 (20.00%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (40.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Video Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Code Coverage
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Synopsys