The table below looks at the statistics for Digital Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Signal Processing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Signal Processing
Rank 852 847 869
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 41 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.028% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.035% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 39 19 24
Average salary £43,250 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £33,700 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £58,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +18.75%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92648 84518 90975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.67% 79.58% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73866 69082 77128
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Digital Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Digital Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Digital Signal Processing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing within the UK.

Digital Signal Processing Salary Trend in the UK

Digital Signal Processing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 within the UK.

Digital Signal Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Digital Signal Processing
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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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
England -14 40 £43,250 -8.94% 14
South East -19 25 £43,250 +8.12% 4
Surrey +16 22 £43,250 - 3
Guildford +24 13 £45,000 - 2
London +5 12 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Hampshire -18 2 £42,000 - 1
South West -22 2 £45,000 -10.00% 2
City of London - 2 £30,000 - 1
Southampton - 2 £42,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £45,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £45,000 - 2
Aberdeen +13 1 £26,500 -33.75%
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £65,000 +26.82%
Cambridge -9 1 £65,000 +26.82%
Scotland -9 1 £26,500 -33.75%
East of England -19 1 £65,000 +33.33% 2
East Sussex - 1 £40,000 -

Digital Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Digital 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 Digital Signal Processing.

1 72 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 63 (87.50%) C++
3 61 (84.72%) C
4 41 (56.94%) VHDL
5 38 (52.78%) Degree
6 30 (41.67%) Java
7 27 (37.50%) C#
8 25 (34.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 24 (33.33%) Mathematics
9 24 (33.33%) SQL
9 24 (33.33%) MATLAB
10 23 (31.94%) Linux
11 22 (30.56%) Windows
12 21 (29.17%) OO
12 21 (29.17%) Multithreading
13 20 (27.78%) Physics
14 18 (25.00%) DV Cleared
14 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 18 (25.00%) Embedded C
14 18 (25.00%) Embedded C++
15 15 (20.83%) Electronics
16 14 (19.44%) PhD
17 13 (18.06%) Information Security
17 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
18 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
19 10 (13.89%) Configuration Management
20 8 (11.11%) Web Services
20 8 (11.11%) Software Testing
20 8 (11.11%) Business Development
20 8 (11.11%) Video Analytics

Digital Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Digital 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 Digital Signal Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (6.94%) Software-Defined Radio
2 5 (6.94%) Wireless
3 1 (1.39%) CDMA
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) GCC
1 1 (1.39%) GDB
General
1 15 (20.83%) Electronics
2 5 (6.94%) Finance
3 4 (5.56%) Automotive
4 2 (2.78%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (44.44%) Developer
2 17 (23.61%) DSP Engineer
3 16 (22.22%) C++ Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) FPGA Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Development Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Design Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Graduate
9 1 (1.39%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Audio Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Hardware Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) Web Services
2 5 (6.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (56.94%) VHDL
2 25 (34.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 24 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 20 (27.78%) Physics
5 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.56%) Statistics
7 3 (4.17%) Applied Mathematics
8 2 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.94%) Linux
2 22 (30.56%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 21 (29.17%) OO
2 21 (29.17%) Multithreading
3 13 (18.06%) Information Security
4 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
5 10 (13.89%) Configuration Management
6 8 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 8 (11.11%) Business Development
6 8 (11.11%) Video Analytics
7 6 (8.33%) Video Content Analysis
7 6 (8.33%) Analytics
8 5 (6.94%) CAD
9 3 (4.17%) TDD
9 3 (4.17%) Time Series Analysis
9 3 (4.17%) Low Latency
10 2 (2.78%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (2.78%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (2.78%) Time Management
11 1 (1.39%) Project Management
11 1 (1.39%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 63 (87.50%) C++
2 61 (84.72%) C
3 30 (41.67%) Java
4 27 (37.50%) C#
5 24 (33.33%) SQL
5 24 (33.33%) MATLAB
6 18 (25.00%) Embedded C
6 18 (25.00%) Embedded C++
7 4 (5.56%) Python
8 2 (2.78%) VB6
8 2 (2.78%) VB
9 1 (1.39%) Perl
9 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (52.78%) Degree
2 18 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (19.44%) PhD
4 1 (1.39%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) EMC
2 2 (2.78%) Xilinx
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Free Parking
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Three People
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Three People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Macclesfield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Flexitime, Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Flexi-time, Holiday
Posted: 17 days ago