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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DSP Engineer
Rank 892 922 865
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 7 10 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.008% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.009% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 33
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -37.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £31,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -40.00%

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
104967 112334 104688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85785 91103 87039
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015 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 27 April 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
Northern Ireland - 5 £45,000 -
England +25 1 £33,000 +4.76% 2
South East +12 1 £33,000 +4.76% 1
Hampshire -8 1 £33,000 +4.76% 1
County Antrim - 1 £42,500 -
Belfast - 1 £42,500 -
Romsey - 1 £33,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -

DSP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) C
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
5 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (50.00%) Signal Processing
6 3 (30.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
7 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (20.00%) Simulink
7 2 (20.00%) Python
8 1 (10.00%) PhD
8 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (10.00%) TDD
8 1 (10.00%) CMMI
8 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
8 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
8 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
8 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis

DSP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (20.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) CMMI
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
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