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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Signal Processing over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Signal Processing
UK
Rank 835 897 898
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +1
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 24 33 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.033% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.038% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 47
Median salary £47,500 £56,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.17% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +42.50%

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
74095 86852 89314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.13% 87.70% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61067 72174 73600
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Digital Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Digital Signal Processing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +60 24 £47,500 -15.55% 4
East of England +30 12 £47,500 -15.17% 1
Cambridge +11 8 £47,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +10 8 £47,500 - 1
South East +52 7 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Woking - 6 £55,000 -
Surrey - 6 £55,000 -
South West +14 4 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Hertfordshire +9 4 £37,500 -33.03%
Gloucestershire - 4 £46,250 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £37,500 -
Cheltenham - 2 £45,000 -
Hampshire +10 1 - -
West Midlands -1 1 £23,000 -29.23%
Herefordshire - 1 £23,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Hereford - 1 £23,000 -

Digital Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Digital Signal Processing.

1 62 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 44 (70.97%) C
3 43 (69.35%) C++
4 33 (53.23%) Degree
5 31 (50.00%) Python
6 25 (40.32%) Linux
6 25 (40.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 24 (38.71%) MATLAB
8 22 (35.48%) Firmware
8 22 (35.48%) Algorithms
9 18 (29.03%) Xilinx
9 18 (29.03%) Simulink
9 18 (29.03%) Electronics
9 18 (29.03%) Verilog
10 17 (27.42%) Software-Defined Radio
11 16 (25.81%) GNU Octave
12 15 (24.19%) Wireless
13 13 (20.97%) Telecoms
14 12 (19.35%) Validation
14 12 (19.35%) Device Driver
14 12 (19.35%) VHDL
14 12 (19.35%) TDMA
14 12 (19.35%) Automated Testing
14 12 (19.35%) Tcl
14 12 (19.35%) CDMA
14 12 (19.35%) Test Scripting
15 9 (14.52%) FPGA Design
16 6 (9.68%) Assembly Language
16 6 (9.68%) Java
16 6 (9.68%) Video Processing

Digital Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Simulink
2 16 (25.81%) GNU Octave
3 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.42%) Software-Defined Radio
2 15 (24.19%) Wireless
3 12 (19.35%) CDMA
3 12 (19.35%) TDMA
4 1 (1.61%) 3GPP
4 1 (1.61%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.61%) DECT
4 1 (1.61%) LTE
4 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.61%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.84%) Subversion
General
1 18 (29.03%) Electronics
2 13 (20.97%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) DSP Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) FPGA Engineer
3 14 (22.58%) Embedded Engineer
4 12 (19.35%) Software Test Engineer
4 12 (19.35%) Test Engineer
5 10 (16.13%) Design Engineer
5 10 (16.13%) Development Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) Developer
8 6 (9.68%) FPGA Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Firmware Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Software Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Communications Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Electronics Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Junior
10 4 (6.45%) MATLAB Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (4.84%) FPGA Designer
11 3 (4.84%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) OpenCL
2 3 (4.84%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 22 (35.48%) Algorithms
3 18 (29.03%) Verilog
4 12 (19.35%) Device Driver
4 12 (19.35%) VHDL
5 4 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (6.45%) Physics
6 3 (4.84%) ASIC
6 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.32%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Unix
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Debian
3 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 12 (19.35%) Automated Testing
2 12 (19.35%) Test Scripting
2 12 (19.35%) Validation
3 9 (14.52%) FPGA Design
4 6 (9.68%) Video Processing
5 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.45%) OO
6 4 (6.45%) Requirements Management
6 4 (6.45%) Software Architecture
7 3 (4.84%) Computer Vision
7 3 (4.84%) Cross-Platform Development
7 3 (4.84%) Image Processing
7 3 (4.84%) Machine Learning
7 3 (4.84%) Schematic Capture
8 2 (3.23%) SDLC
9 1 (1.61%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.61%) SysML
9 1 (1.61%) TDD
9 1 (1.61%) UML
Programming Languages
1 44 (70.97%) C
2 43 (69.35%) C++
3 31 (50.00%) Python
4 24 (38.71%) MATLAB
5 12 (19.35%) Tcl
6 6 (9.68%) Assembly Language
6 6 (9.68%) Java
7 3 (4.84%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.61%) C#
8 1 (1.61%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 33 (53.23%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) ECSS
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (35.48%) Firmware
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Xilinx
2 5 (8.06%) Altera
3 1 (1.61%) Atmel
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco
3 1 (1.61%) EMC
3 1 (1.61%) Intel
3 1 (1.61%) Polycom
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