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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Signal Processing
Rank 855 877 843
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -34
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 28 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.026% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.031% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 25
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £47,500 £130,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+22.66% -11.76%

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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Digital Signal Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Digital Signal Processing
Top 29 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 22 May 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 +30 25 £46,000 +22.66% 10
South East +3 11 £46,000 +46.03% 3
Surrey +23 7 £50,000 +15.60% 3
South West - 7 £40,000 - 3
Guildford - 5 £46,000 - 2
London +42 3 £63,750 +70.00% 1
East of England +10 3 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Berkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Reading - 3 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £54,000 - 3
Bristol - 3 £40,000 -
Cambridge +23 2 £65,000 +36.84%
Woking +17 2 £50,000 +3.09% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Scotland - 2 £52,500 -
Highlands - 2 £52,500 -
Gloucester - 2 £54,000 - 3
Inverness - 2 £52,500 -
Hampshire -7 1 £33,000 +4.76%
West Midlands -11 1 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Romsey - 1 £33,000 -
Stafford - 1 £37,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £40,000 -
Harrow - 1 £35,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £40,000 -
Chippenham - 1 - -

Digital Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 71 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 54 (76.06%) C++
3 52 (73.24%) C
4 37 (52.11%) Software Engineering
5 33 (46.48%) Degree
6 24 (33.80%) VHDL
6 24 (33.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 23 (32.39%) Java
8 22 (30.99%) Linux
9 18 (25.35%) Electronics
9 18 (25.35%) Security Cleared
10 17 (23.94%) MATLAB
11 16 (22.54%) SC Cleared
12 15 (21.13%) C#
12 15 (21.13%) Windows
13 13 (18.31%) OO
13 13 (18.31%) OOD
13 13 (18.31%) Firmware
13 13 (18.31%) Mathematics
14 12 (16.90%) Embedded Systems
14 12 (16.90%) Qt
14 12 (16.90%) Subversion
14 12 (16.90%) Wireless
15 11 (15.49%) Algorithms
16 10 (14.08%) Software-Defined Radio
16 10 (14.08%) Pattern Recognition
16 10 (14.08%) UML
17 9 (12.68%) Embedded C
17 9 (12.68%) Customer Engagement
18 8 (11.27%) Computer Science

Digital Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (7.04%) Simulink
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
2 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) Mathematica
3 1 (1.41%) Stateflow
3 1 (1.41%) Maple
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) Wireless
2 10 (14.08%) Software-Defined Radio
3 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.23%) 3G
4 3 (4.23%) 3GPP
4 3 (4.23%) LTE
5 2 (2.82%) 4G
6 1 (1.41%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Subversion
2 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (25.35%) Electronics
2 6 (8.45%) Aerospace
3 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.23%) Military
4 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.23%) Finance
4 3 (4.23%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Software Engineer
2 20 (28.17%) Developer
3 14 (19.72%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (18.31%) Software Developer
5 12 (16.90%) Software Programmer
5 12 (16.90%) Programmer
6 10 (14.08%) Design Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) Hardware Engineer
8 8 (11.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 7 (9.86%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (9.86%) FPGA Developer
10 6 (8.45%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (8.45%) C++ Developer
10 6 (8.45%) C++ Software Developer
11 5 (7.04%) Hardware Design Engineer
11 5 (7.04%) C++ Programmer
12 4 (5.63%) Senior Hardware Engineer
12 4 (5.63%) Senior Design Engineer
13 3 (4.23%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.90%) Qt
2 5 (7.04%) JSP
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.80%) VHDL
1 24 (33.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 13 (18.31%) Mathematics
3 12 (16.90%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (15.49%) Algorithms
5 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
6 7 (9.86%) Physics
7 6 (8.45%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (8.45%) Neural Network
8 3 (4.23%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.41%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.41%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.99%) Linux
2 15 (21.13%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Android
3 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 37 (52.11%) Software Engineering
3 13 (18.31%) OO
3 13 (18.31%) OOD
4 10 (14.08%) Pattern Recognition
4 10 (14.08%) UML
5 9 (12.68%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (8.45%) Machine Learning
6 6 (8.45%) Project Management
7 5 (7.04%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (5.63%) Software Architecture
8 4 (5.63%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (5.63%) Video Processing
8 4 (5.63%) CAD
8 4 (5.63%) Information Security
9 2 (2.82%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.82%) Android Development
9 2 (2.82%) iOS Development
10 1 (1.41%) Validation
10 1 (1.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (76.06%) C++
2 52 (73.24%) C
3 23 (32.39%) Java
4 17 (23.94%) MATLAB
5 15 (21.13%) C#
6 9 (12.68%) Embedded C
7 7 (9.86%) Embedded C++
8 4 (5.63%) Assembly Language
9 3 (4.23%) SQL
10 2 (2.82%) Python
11 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (46.48%) Degree
2 18 (25.35%) Security Cleared
3 16 (22.54%) SC Cleared
4 8 (11.27%) PhD
5 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
1 5 (7.04%) Altera
2 2 (2.82%) MKS
3 1 (1.41%) EMC
3 1 (1.41%) Freescale
3 1 (1.41%) Google
3 1 (1.41%) Xilinx
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