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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Signal Processing
Rank 843 847 878
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +31
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 44 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.024% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.030% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 23
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 £36,250 £32,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.28% +21.87%

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
93443 86275 93127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.90% 81.15% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 74604 70751 78836
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Digital Signal Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Digital Signal Processing
Top 20 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 16 September 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 -2 44 £43,250 -8.94% 12
South East -10 25 £43,250 +8.12% 8
Surrey - 20 £43,250 - 1
Guildford - 12 £45,000 -
London -5 11 £37,500 -
East of England -26 5 £65,000 +33.33% 2
Suffolk - 4 - - 2
Stowmarket - 4 - - 2
Hampshire - 3 £47,500 - 6
South West -22 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
City of London - 2 £30,000 -
Southampton - 2 £42,000 - 2
East Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 2 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £65,000 +20.93%
Cambridge -6 1 £65,000 +20.93%
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Ringwood - 1 £47,500 - 1
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1

Digital Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 78 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 70 (89.74%) C++
3 67 (85.90%) C
4 39 (50.00%) VHDL
5 38 (48.72%) Degree
6 32 (41.03%) Java
7 27 (34.62%) C#
8 25 (32.05%) SQL
9 24 (30.77%) MATLAB
9 24 (30.77%) Mathematics
10 23 (29.49%) Linux
10 23 (29.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 22 (28.21%) Windows
11 22 (28.21%) Embedded C
11 22 (28.21%) Embedded C++
12 21 (26.92%) OO
12 21 (26.92%) Multithreading
13 20 (25.64%) Physics
14 19 (24.36%) DV Cleared
14 19 (24.36%) Security Cleared
15 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
16 14 (17.95%) Electronics
16 14 (17.95%) PhD
16 14 (17.95%) Computer Science
17 13 (16.67%) Information Security
18 9 (11.54%) Configuration Management
19 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
19 8 (10.26%) Coaching
19 8 (10.26%) Video Analytics
19 8 (10.26%) Web Services

Digital Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (1.28%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Wireless
2 6 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (7.69%) Software-Defined Radio
3 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.28%) CDMA
4 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.28%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) GCC
1 1 (1.28%) GDB
General
1 14 (17.95%) Electronics
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Automotive
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (43.59%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) C++ Developer
2 16 (20.51%) DSP Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 11 (14.10%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.54%) FPGA Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Design Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Electronics Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Development Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Hardware Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Architect
8 2 (2.56%) Software Architect
8 2 (2.56%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.56%) FPGA Designer
8 2 (2.56%) Designer
9 1 (1.28%) Audio Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) Web Services
2 7 (8.97%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (50.00%) VHDL
2 24 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 23 (29.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 20 (25.64%) Physics
5 14 (17.95%) Computer Science
6 6 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (5.13%) Statistics
7 4 (5.13%) Robotics
8 3 (3.85%) Applied Mathematics
8 3 (3.85%) Firmware
9 2 (2.56%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Linux
2 22 (28.21%) Windows
3 1 (1.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 21 (26.92%) OO
2 21 (26.92%) Multithreading
3 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.67%) Information Security
5 9 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 8 (10.26%) Coaching
6 8 (10.26%) Video Analytics
6 8 (10.26%) Software Testing
6 8 (10.26%) Business Development
7 6 (7.69%) Video Content Analysis
7 6 (7.69%) Analytics
8 4 (5.13%) CAD
9 3 (3.85%) Low Latency
9 3 (3.85%) Time Series Analysis
9 3 (3.85%) TDD
10 2 (2.56%) Project Management
10 2 (2.56%) Embedded Software Development
11 1 (1.28%) Metaprogramming
Programming Languages
1 70 (89.74%) C++
2 67 (85.90%) C
3 32 (41.03%) Java
4 27 (34.62%) C#
5 25 (32.05%) SQL
6 24 (30.77%) MATLAB
7 22 (28.21%) Embedded C
7 22 (28.21%) Embedded C++
8 4 (5.13%) Python
9 1 (1.28%) VB
9 1 (1.28%) Perl
9 1 (1.28%) Ruby
9 1 (1.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (48.72%) Degree
2 19 (24.36%) DV Cleared
2 19 (24.36%) Security Cleared
3 14 (17.95%) PhD
4 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) EMC
2 2 (2.56%) Xilinx
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