The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Signal Processing
Rank 869 845 865
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 36 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.031% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.040% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 28
Average salary £43,250 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £94,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Digital Signal Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Digital Signal Processing
Top 13 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -26 35 £43,250 -8.94% 7
South East -4 24 £43,250 +27.20% 2
Surrey +13 21 £43,250 - 1
London -39 10 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Guildford +15 9 £46,000 - 1
Hampshire +5 3 £31,500 -
Southampton - 3 £31,500 -
Aberdeen +10 1 £26,500 -33.75%
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Cambridge -6 1 £65,000 +30.00%
East of England -9 1 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Scotland -10 1 £26,500 -33.75%
City of London - 1 £30,000 - 2

Digital Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 63 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 54 (85.71%) C++
3 52 (82.54%) C
4 36 (57.14%) VHDL
5 32 (50.79%) Degree
6 26 (41.27%) Java
7 25 (39.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 24 (38.10%) Mathematics
9 21 (33.33%) MATLAB
10 20 (31.75%) C#
10 20 (31.75%) Physics
11 18 (28.57%) Linux
12 17 (26.98%) Windows
12 17 (26.98%) SQL
12 17 (26.98%) DV Cleared
12 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
13 16 (25.40%) Multithreading
13 16 (25.40%) OO
14 15 (23.81%) Embedded C
14 15 (23.81%) Embedded C++
15 14 (22.22%) Electronics
16 12 (19.05%) Computer Science
17 10 (15.87%) Software Engineering
17 10 (15.87%) Configuration Management
17 10 (15.87%) PhD
18 9 (14.29%) Information Security
19 6 (9.52%) CAD
20 5 (7.94%) Wireless
20 5 (7.94%) EMC
20 5 (7.94%) Python

Digital Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (1.59%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Wireless
1 5 (7.94%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) CDMA
3 1 (1.59%) TETRA
3 1 (1.59%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) GCC
1 1 (1.59%) GDB
General
1 14 (22.22%) Electronics
2 4 (6.35%) Automotive
3 3 (4.76%) Marketing
3 3 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) DSP Engineer
3 15 (23.81%) C++ Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) FPGA Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Design Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Embedded C Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Development Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Junior
9 1 (1.59%) Graduate
9 1 (1.59%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Audio Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) JSP
2 4 (6.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (57.14%) VHDL
2 25 (39.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 24 (38.10%) Mathematics
4 20 (31.75%) Physics
5 12 (19.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.35%) Statistics
7 3 (4.76%) Applied Mathematics
8 2 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.59%) Verilog
9 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Linux
2 17 (26.98%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 16 (25.40%) Multithreading
2 16 (25.40%) OO
3 10 (15.87%) Configuration Management
3 10 (15.87%) Software Engineering
4 9 (14.29%) Information Security
5 6 (9.52%) CAD
6 5 (7.94%) Video Content Analysis
6 5 (7.94%) Video Analytics
6 5 (7.94%) Analytics
7 4 (6.35%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Business Development
7 4 (6.35%) TDD
8 3 (4.76%) Low Latency
8 3 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Time Management
9 1 (1.59%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (85.71%) C++
2 52 (82.54%) C
3 26 (41.27%) Java
4 21 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 20 (31.75%) C#
6 17 (26.98%) SQL
7 15 (23.81%) Embedded C
7 15 (23.81%) Embedded C++
8 5 (7.94%) Python
9 3 (4.76%) VB6
9 3 (4.76%) VB
10 1 (1.59%) Perl
10 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (50.79%) Degree
2 17 (26.98%) DV Cleared
2 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
3 10 (15.87%) PhD
4 1 (1.59%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) EMC
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago