The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DSP Engineer
Rank 886 840 871
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 18 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.032% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.034% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 18
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,750 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 23 July 2014 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 23 July 2014. 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 -50 18 £37,500 -25.00% 6
East of England -26 9 £50,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire 0 6 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Cambridge -7 6 £50,000 +25.00% 4
London -26 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Hampshire +4 4 £31,500 -16.00%
South East -9 4 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Southampton - 4 £31,500 -

DSP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 26 (92.86%) C
2 25 (89.29%) Signal Processing
3 19 (67.86%) Configuration Management
3 19 (67.86%) Degree
4 16 (57.14%) Digital Signal Processing
5 15 (53.57%) C++
5 15 (53.57%) Embedded C
5 15 (53.57%) Embedded C++
6 13 (46.43%) Integration Testing
7 11 (39.29%) MATLAB
7 11 (39.29%) Simulink
8 9 (32.14%) Manufacturing
8 9 (32.14%) UNIX
8 9 (32.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 8 (28.57%) JTAG
9 8 (28.57%) UML
10 6 (21.43%) PhD
10 6 (21.43%) Electronics
11 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
11 5 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (17.86%) Analytics
11 5 (17.86%) Video Content Analysis
11 5 (17.86%) Video Analytics
12 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
12 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
13 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
13 2 (7.14%) Physics
13 2 (7.14%) TETRA
13 2 (7.14%) Change Control
14 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development

DSP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 11 (39.29%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (7.14%) TETRA
3 1 (3.57%) ZigBee
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
General
1 9 (32.14%) Manufacturing
2 6 (21.43%) Electronics
3 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.14%) Physics
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Signal Processing
2 19 (67.86%) Configuration Management
3 16 (57.14%) Digital Signal Processing
4 13 (46.43%) Integration Testing
5 8 (28.57%) UML
6 5 (17.86%) Video Content Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Video Analytics
6 5 (17.86%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Change Control
9 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C
2 15 (53.57%) C++
2 15 (53.57%) Embedded C
2 15 (53.57%) Embedded C++
3 11 (39.29%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) JTAG
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, health/life insurance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Superb Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + healthcare, share scheme, pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DOE
Posted: 26 days ago