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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank 74 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 10 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.19% - 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% - 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 7
Average salary £36,500 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
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
687 671 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.59% 74.89% 82.39%
Number of salaries quoted 608 635 687
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Signal Processing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (72.22%) Degree
3 11 (61.11%) C
4 10 (55.56%) Embedded C
4 10 (55.56%) Embedded C++
4 10 (55.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 10 (55.56%) Digital Signal Processing
5 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (44.44%) C#
6 8 (44.44%) Java
7 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
8 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
9 4 (22.22%) PhD
9 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
9 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 4 (22.22%) Physics
9 4 (22.22%) MFC
9 4 (22.22%) STL
9 4 (22.22%) MATLAB
9 4 (22.22%) Analytics
10 3 (16.67%) 4G
10 3 (16.67%) EMC
10 3 (16.67%) 3G
10 3 (16.67%) UML
10 3 (16.67%) ZigBee
10 3 (16.67%) Business Development
10 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (16.67%) 2G
10 3 (16.67%) Handset
10 3 (16.67%) Bluetooth

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Bluetooth
1 3 (16.67%) 3G
1 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (16.67%) 2G
1 3 (16.67%) ZigBee
1 3 (16.67%) 4G
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) DSP Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) MFC
1 4 (22.22%) STL
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 4 (22.22%) Physics
3 3 (16.67%) Handset
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Digital Signal Processing
2 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) UML
5 3 (16.67%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (61.11%) C
3 10 (55.56%) Embedded C
3 10 (55.56%) Embedded C++
4 8 (44.44%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) PhD
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) EMC