The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had DSP Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DSP Engineer
Rank 876 947 951
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 34 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.018% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 18
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DSP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured DSP Engineer in the job title.

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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

DSP Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

DSP Engineer
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSP Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +64 34 £40,000 -20.00% 7
North West - 10 £40,000 - 1
Manchester - 10 £40,000 - 1
South West 0 8 £30,000 -40.00%
London +62 6 £45,000 -14.28% 1
East of England +14 5 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Cambridgeshire +12 5 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Cambridge +10 5 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Cornwall - 4 £30,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £23,000 - 1
South East +38 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £23,000 - 1
Hereford - 2 £23,000 - 1
Swindon - 2 £30,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £40,000 - 1
City of London - 1 £65,000 - 1
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -

DSP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, DSP Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring DSP Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (85.48%) C++
2 35 (56.45%) C
2 35 (56.45%) Degree
3 27 (43.55%) Signal Processing
3 27 (43.55%) Algorithms
4 26 (41.94%) Software Engineering
5 23 (37.10%) OO
6 21 (33.87%) Digital Signal Processing
7 19 (30.65%) Electronics
8 18 (29.03%) Linux
9 14 (22.58%) OOD
10 10 (16.13%) MATLAB
10 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
11 9 (14.52%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (14.52%) Wireless
12 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
12 8 (12.90%) Assembly Language
12 8 (12.90%) Python
12 8 (12.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (12.90%) Video Processing
13 7 (11.29%) Data Acquisition
13 7 (11.29%) Embedded C
13 7 (11.29%) Automotive
13 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
14 6 (9.68%) Embedded C++
14 6 (9.68%) Ethernet
14 6 (9.68%) Windows
14 6 (9.68%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (9.68%) Prototyping

DSP Engineer Skill Set
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 4 (6.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) Wireless
2 6 (9.68%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.61%) RS-232
3 1 (1.61%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Subversion
General
1 19 (30.65%) Electronics
2 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
3 7 (11.29%) Automotive
3 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.06%) Finance
5 3 (4.84%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) LLVM
2 1 (1.61%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 27 (43.55%) Algorithms
2 9 (14.52%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (12.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (9.68%) CAN bus
4 6 (9.68%) Physics
5 4 (6.45%) Verilog
6 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.84%) VHDL
7 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Signal Processing
2 26 (41.94%) Software Engineering
3 23 (37.10%) OO
4 21 (33.87%) Digital Signal Processing
5 14 (22.58%) OOD
6 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.90%) Video Processing
7 7 (11.29%) Data Acquisition
8 6 (9.68%) Prototyping
9 5 (8.06%) Schematic Capture
9 5 (8.06%) Validation
10 4 (6.45%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.45%) Machine Learning
10 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.84%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (4.84%) Programme Management
12 2 (3.23%) Computer Vision
12 2 (3.23%) Image Processing
12 2 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 53 (85.48%) C++
2 35 (56.45%) C
3 10 (16.13%) MATLAB
4 8 (12.90%) Assembly Language
4 8 (12.90%) Python
5 7 (11.29%) Embedded C
6 6 (9.68%) Embedded C++
7 4 (6.45%) Tcl
8 2 (3.23%) C#
8 2 (3.23%) Ruby
9 1 (1.61%) HLSL
9 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (56.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) SAP
3 1 (1.61%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hereford & Worcestershire
TRG
Salary: 20000-26000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 21 days ago
West Sussex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago