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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Signal Processing
Rank 871 904 828
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -76
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 32 24 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.021% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.025% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 36
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%

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
92059 95447 88938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.18% 82.31% 80.08%
Number of salaries quoted 74661 76531 73298
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

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 1 April 2015 within the UK.

Digital Signal Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Digital Signal Processing
Top 23 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 1 April 2015. 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 +43 31 £40,000 +6.66% 18
South West - 16 £40,000 - 3
Gloucestershire - 11 £40,000 - 3
South East -7 9 £50,000 +58.73% 13
Cheltenham - 7 £40,000 -
Hampshire +6 6 £42,500 +34.92% 2
Bristol - 4 £40,000 -
Gloucester - 4 £54,000 - 2
Surrey +9 3 £60,000 +23.71% 2
Cambridge +11 2 £63,750 +131.81%
East of England +10 2 £63,750 +131.81%
Cambridgeshire +7 2 £63,750 +131.81%
West Midlands -14 2 £37,500 -
London -15 2 £92,500 - 1
Guildford - 2 £51,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £37,500 -
Stafford - 2 £37,500 -
Woking +6 1 £62,500 +28.86% 1
Southampton -14 1 £35,000 +11.11%
Chippenham - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Digital Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 86 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 73 (84.88%) C++
3 54 (62.79%) C
3 54 (62.79%) Software Engineering
4 38 (44.19%) Degree
5 37 (43.02%) Linux
6 29 (33.72%) OO
7 26 (30.23%) Java
7 26 (30.23%) VHDL
8 24 (27.91%) Windows
9 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
10 22 (25.58%) OOD
11 21 (24.42%) C#
11 21 (24.42%) Qt
12 20 (23.26%) SC Cleared
13 18 (20.93%) Subversion
13 18 (20.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 16 (18.60%) MATLAB
15 15 (17.44%) Wireless
16 14 (16.28%) UML
16 14 (16.28%) Pattern Recognition
16 14 (16.28%) Algorithms
17 13 (15.12%) Embedded Systems
18 12 (13.95%) Customer Engagement
19 11 (12.79%) Firmware
19 11 (12.79%) Electronics
19 11 (12.79%) Artificial Intelligence
19 11 (12.79%) Neural Network
19 11 (12.79%) Machine Learning
20 10 (11.63%) Embedded C

Digital Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 4 (4.65%) MS Office
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.44%) Wireless
2 8 (9.30%) Software-Defined Radio
3 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.65%) LTE
5 3 (3.49%) 3G
5 3 (3.49%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.16%) CDMA2000
6 1 (1.16%) GPRS
6 1 (1.16%) GSM
6 1 (1.16%) 4G
6 1 (1.16%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.16%) HSPA
Development Applications
1 18 (20.93%) Subversion
2 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (12.79%) Electronics
2 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.49%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (55.81%) Software Engineer
2 26 (30.23%) Developer
2 26 (30.23%) C++ Software Engineer
3 23 (26.74%) Software Developer
4 17 (19.77%) Programmer
4 17 (19.77%) Software Programmer
5 13 (15.12%) Design Engineer
6 11 (12.79%) C++ Developer
6 11 (12.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (12.79%) C++ Software Developer
7 10 (11.63%) C++ Programmer
8 9 (10.47%) Hardware Engineer
8 9 (10.47%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (6.98%) Hardware Design Engineer
11 5 (5.81%) Senior Hardware Engineer
11 5 (5.81%) Senior Design Engineer
12 3 (3.49%) FPGA Developer
12 3 (3.49%) FPGA Engineer
12 3 (3.49%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.42%) Qt
2 4 (4.65%) Web Services
3 2 (2.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.23%) VHDL
2 18 (20.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 14 (16.28%) Algorithms
4 13 (15.12%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (12.79%) Artificial Intelligence
5 11 (12.79%) Neural Network
6 10 (11.63%) Computer Science
7 8 (9.30%) Physics
8 7 (8.14%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.49%) Smartphone
9 3 (3.49%) Verilog
10 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 37 (43.02%) Linux
2 24 (27.91%) Windows
3 5 (5.81%) Android
3 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.16%) UNIX
4 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 54 (62.79%) Software Engineering
3 29 (33.72%) OO
4 22 (25.58%) OOD
5 14 (16.28%) UML
5 14 (16.28%) Pattern Recognition
6 12 (13.95%) Customer Engagement
7 11 (12.79%) Machine Learning
8 6 (6.98%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (5.81%) Android Development
9 5 (5.81%) iOS Development
10 4 (4.65%) Video Processing
10 4 (4.65%) Software Testing
10 4 (4.65%) Business Development
10 4 (4.65%) Multithreading
10 4 (4.65%) Project Management
10 4 (4.65%) Information Security
11 3 (3.49%) CAD
11 3 (3.49%) Software Architecture
11 3 (3.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 73 (84.88%) C++
2 54 (62.79%) C
3 26 (30.23%) Java
4 21 (24.42%) C#
5 16 (18.60%) MATLAB
6 10 (11.63%) Embedded C
6 10 (11.63%) Embedded C++
7 8 (9.30%) Assembly Language
7 8 (9.30%) SQL
8 2 (2.33%) Python
9 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (44.19%) Degree
2 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
3 20 (23.26%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.30%) DV Cleared
4 8 (9.30%) PhD
System Software
1 11 (12.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) Altera
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.65%) Intel
4 3 (3.49%) Xilinx
5 2 (2.33%) MKS
6 1 (1.16%) Perforce
6 1 (1.16%) Google
6 1 (1.16%) Agilent
6 1 (1.16%) EMC
6 1 (1.16%) Freescale
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