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 April 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DSP Engineer
Rank 917 840 867
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 10 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.035% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.037% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 39
Average salary £31,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-37.00% +31.57%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115310 106336 118647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 93548 88465 101690
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £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 23 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -63 9 £31,500 -37.00% 2
Hampshire -2 5 £31,500 -31.89% 1
Southampton -2 5 £31,500 -30.00% 1
South East -21 5 £31,500 -30.00% 1
Cambridge +3 2 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East of England -10 2 £55,000 +10.00% 1
London -43 2 - -

DSP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 19 (82.61%) C
2 16 (69.57%) C++
3 15 (65.22%) Degree
4 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
5 11 (47.83%) Signal Processing
6 10 (43.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (34.78%) Digital Signal Processing
7 8 (34.78%) Embedded C
7 8 (34.78%) Embedded C++
8 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
8 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Video Processing
9 5 (21.74%) DTV
9 5 (21.74%) MATLAB
10 4 (17.39%) Change Control
11 3 (13.04%) Python
11 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
11 3 (13.04%) ZigBee
11 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
11 3 (13.04%) Device Driver
11 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (13.04%) TDD
12 2 (8.70%) Wireless
12 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
12 2 (8.70%) PhD
12 2 (8.70%) Simulink
12 2 (8.70%) Intel
12 2 (8.70%) Assembly Language
12 2 (8.70%) UNIX
13 1 (4.35%) UML

DSP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 2 (8.70%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) ZigBee
2 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (21.74%) DTV
3 3 (13.04%) Device Driver
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
2 11 (47.83%) Signal Processing
3 8 (34.78%) Digital Signal Processing
4 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
5 5 (21.74%) Video Processing
6 4 (17.39%) Change Control
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C
2 16 (69.57%) C++
3 8 (34.78%) Embedded C
3 8 (34.78%) Embedded C++
4 5 (21.74%) MATLAB
5 3 (13.04%) Python
6 2 (8.70%) Assembly Language
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) JTAG
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Intel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, BUPA, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Polkadotfrog
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 27 days ago