The table below looks at the statistics for the DSP Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSP Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DSP Engineer
Rank 919 943 937
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 11 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.011% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.012% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £43,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DSP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DSP Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DSP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DSP Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DSP Engineer within the UK.

DSP Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

DSP Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSP Engineer over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 within the UK.

DSP Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

DSP Engineer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSP Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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 +21 11 £45,000 +12.50% 6
London - 6 £45,000 -
South East - 4 £46,250 -
Home Counties - 2 £40,000 -
East of England +4 1 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Newbury - 1 £52,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £52,500 -

DSP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited DSP Engineer in their job title 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 with DSP Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (80.00%) C
2 17 (68.00%) C++
3 16 (64.00%) Signal Processing
4 14 (56.00%) Embedded C
4 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (44.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 10 (40.00%) Firmware
7 9 (36.00%) MATLAB
8 8 (32.00%) Embedded C++
8 8 (32.00%) Windows
8 8 (32.00%) Linux
9 7 (28.00%) Electronics
10 6 (24.00%) Algorithms
11 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
11 5 (20.00%) SDLC
11 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
11 5 (20.00%) JTAG
11 5 (20.00%) Wireless
11 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 5 (20.00%) Device Driver
12 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
12 4 (16.00%) Unix
12 4 (16.00%) Mac OS X
12 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
13 3 (12.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 3 (12.00%) TETRA
13 3 (12.00%) C#
13 3 (12.00%) UML
13 3 (12.00%) CAD
13 3 (12.00%) Simulink

DSP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited DSP Engineer in their job title 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 with DSP Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Wireless
2 3 (12.00%) TETRA
3 1 (4.00%) 2G
3 1 (4.00%) 3G
3 1 (4.00%) 4G
3 1 (4.00%) WiMAX
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Xcode
General
1 7 (28.00%) Electronics
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Signal Processing
2 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (44.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 5 (20.00%) SDLC
5 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (12.00%) CAD
6 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) Code Coverage
7 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.00%) OOD
7 2 (8.00%) OOP
7 2 (8.00%) Release Management
7 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C
2 17 (68.00%) C++
3 14 (56.00%) Embedded C
4 9 (36.00%) MATLAB
5 8 (32.00%) Embedded C++
6 3 (12.00%) C#
7 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
7 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.00%) Perl
7 2 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Lauterbach
2 1 (4.00%) Perforce
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Stock Options
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k - £45k dep. on experience
Posted: 26 days ago