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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DSP Engineer
Rank 857 943 977
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 19 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.012% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 10
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £40,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

DSP Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

DSP Engineer
Top 15 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 9 December 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 +77 19 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East of England +20 5 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +9 5 £47,500 -5.00% 2
North West - 5 £40,000 -
Manchester - 5 £40,000 -
London +67 4 £43,750 -16.66%
Cambridge +10 4 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Hereford - 3 £23,000 -
Herefordshire - 3 £23,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £23,000 -
South East +74 1 £45,000 +9.09%
Bristol +17 1 £55,000 +10.00%
South West +15 1 £55,000 +29.41%
City of London - 1 £65,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -

DSP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 37 (72.55%) C++
2 32 (62.75%) Degree
3 31 (60.78%) Algorithms
4 25 (49.02%) Signal Processing
5 19 (37.25%) C
6 18 (35.29%) OO
6 18 (35.29%) Digital Signal Processing
7 15 (29.41%) OOD
7 15 (29.41%) Electronics
8 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
9 12 (23.53%) Python
10 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
10 10 (19.61%) MATLAB
11 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
12 7 (13.73%) Wireless
12 7 (13.73%) Assembly Language
12 7 (13.73%) Tcl
12 7 (13.73%) Automated Testing
12 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
13 6 (11.76%) Physics
13 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
14 5 (9.80%) Mathematics
15 4 (7.84%) Image Processing
15 4 (7.84%) Machine Learning
15 4 (7.84%) Embedded Systems
15 4 (7.84%) Finance
15 4 (7.84%) MS Office
16 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
16 3 (5.88%) VHDL
16 3 (5.88%) Verilog

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 (7.84%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.92%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) Redmine
General
1 15 (29.41%) Electronics
2 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
4 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (60.78%) Algorithms
2 6 (11.76%) Physics
3 5 (9.80%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.84%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.88%) Verilog
5 3 (5.88%) VHDL
6 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.96%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Android
2 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Signal Processing
2 18 (35.29%) Digital Signal Processing
2 18 (35.29%) OO
3 15 (29.41%) OOD
4 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.73%) Automated Testing
5 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.84%) Image Processing
6 4 (7.84%) Machine Learning
7 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.88%) Computer Vision
7 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.88%) Video Analytics
7 3 (5.88%) Video Processing
8 2 (3.92%) Functional Programming
8 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.96%) Analytics
9 1 (1.96%) Android Development
9 1 (1.96%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) C++
2 19 (37.25%) C
3 12 (23.53%) Python
4 10 (19.61%) MATLAB
5 7 (13.73%) Assembly Language
5 7 (13.73%) Tcl
6 3 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 3 (5.88%) Ruby
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) C#
7 1 (1.96%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.96%) Java
7 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (62.75%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
1 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) Motorola
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