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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Signal Processing
Rank 864 892 846
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -46
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 28 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.032% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.038% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 18
Average salary £47,500 £43,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% -8.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £31,500 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £94,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £43,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.35% -8.94%

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
92903 96809 88106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.83% 82.75% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76050 77958 72052
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Digital Signal Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Digital Signal Processing
Top 24 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 31 July 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 +7 24 £46,000 +6.35% 10
South East -6 17 £46,000 +6.35% 5
Surrey +3 8 £46,000 +6.35% 2
Guildford +3 7 £46,000 - 1
Hampshire +4 5 £45,000 +42.85% 1
London +23 4 £57,500 +53.33% 2
Scotland +17 4 £52,500 +98.11%
Highlands - 4 £52,500 -
Inverness - 4 £52,500 -
City of London +27 3 £57,500 +91.66%
South West - 3 £47,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £57,500 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £47,500 -
Gloucester - 2 £57,500 - 1
Romsey - 2 £45,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £50,000 - 1
Fareham - 1 £57,500 -
Newbury - 1 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £35,000 - 1

Digital Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 58 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 51 (87.93%) C
3 44 (75.86%) C++
4 28 (48.28%) Degree
5 25 (43.10%) Software Engineering
6 23 (39.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 20 (34.48%) VHDL
8 19 (32.76%) Java
9 18 (31.03%) Wireless
10 17 (29.31%) Electronics
11 14 (24.14%) Mathematics
12 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
12 13 (22.41%) Software-Defined Radio
12 13 (22.41%) Linux
13 12 (20.69%) MATLAB
14 11 (18.97%) Windows
14 11 (18.97%) PhD
14 11 (18.97%) Algorithms
14 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
15 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
15 10 (17.24%) Firmware
16 9 (15.52%) JSP
17 8 (13.79%) C#
17 8 (13.79%) Physics
18 7 (12.07%) Kalman Filter
18 7 (12.07%) Information Security
18 7 (12.07%) OOD
19 6 (10.34%) DV Cleared
20 5 (8.62%) Subversion
20 5 (8.62%) 4G

Digital Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.90%) Simulink
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) Stateflow
3 1 (1.72%) Mathematica
3 1 (1.72%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) Wireless
2 13 (22.41%) Software-Defined Radio
3 5 (8.62%) 4G
3 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.17%) 3G
4 3 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.17%) Bluetooth
4 3 (5.17%) GPRS
4 3 (5.17%) 3GPP
4 3 (5.17%) Modbus
4 3 (5.17%) LTE
5 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.72%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.72%) Juju
General
1 17 (29.31%) Electronics
2 5 (8.62%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.17%) Military
3 3 (5.17%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Software Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) Developer
3 13 (22.41%) FPGA Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Programmer
7 5 (8.62%) Software Programmer
8 4 (6.90%) Firmware Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Design Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Real Time Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Hardware Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) DSP Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Wireless Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Architect
9 3 (5.17%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) FPGA Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) JSP
2 4 (6.90%) Qt
3 3 (5.17%) HTML
3 3 (5.17%) .NET
3 3 (5.17%) CGI
3 3 (5.17%) Ajax
3 3 (5.17%) jQuery
4 1 (1.72%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 20 (34.48%) VHDL
3 14 (24.14%) Mathematics
4 11 (18.97%) Algorithms
5 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
6 8 (13.79%) Physics
7 5 (8.62%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (5.17%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (5.17%) Smartphone
8 3 (5.17%) SCADA
9 2 (3.45%) Verilog
10 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Linux
2 11 (18.97%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) CentOS
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.72%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 25 (43.10%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.07%) OOD
3 7 (12.07%) Information Security
3 7 (12.07%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (8.62%) Software Architecture
4 5 (8.62%) UML
5 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.90%) Project Management
5 4 (6.90%) OO
5 4 (6.90%) Pattern Recognition
6 3 (5.17%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (5.17%) SDLC
7 2 (3.45%) Video Processing
7 2 (3.45%) CAD
8 1 (1.72%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.72%) OOP
8 1 (1.72%) TDD
8 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.72%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 51 (87.93%) C
2 44 (75.86%) C++
3 19 (32.76%) Java
4 12 (20.69%) MATLAB
5 8 (13.79%) C#
6 5 (8.62%) Embedded C
7 4 (6.90%) Embedded C++
8 3 (5.17%) Assembly Language
8 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.17%) PHP
9 2 (3.45%) Python
10 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (48.28%) Degree
2 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
3 11 (18.97%) PhD
3 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.34%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Firmware
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Freescale
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco
3 1 (1.72%) EMC
3 1 (1.72%) Intel
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.72%) MKS
3 1 (1.72%) VMware
3 1 (1.72%) Google
3 1 (1.72%) Xilinx
3 1 (1.72%) Altera
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
CBS butler
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Suffolk - commutable from Cambs / Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + good benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago