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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DSP Engineer
Rank 881 967 969
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 33 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.014% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.014% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 25
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +42.85%

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 August 2016 within the UK.

DSP Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

DSP Engineer
Top 20 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 25 August 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 +55 32 £40,000 -20.00% 5
South West +12 9 £30,000 -40.00%
North West - 9 £40,000 - 1
Manchester - 9 £40,000 - 1
London +71 8 £45,000 -14.28%
Wiltshire - 5 £35,000 -
Cornwall - 4 £30,000 -
East of England +25 3 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Cambridge +13 3 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Cambridgeshire +6 3 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Swindon - 2 £30,000 -
South East +19 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Leeds - 1 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 -
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -

DSP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 45 (90.00%) C++
2 30 (60.00%) C
3 25 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 24 (48.00%) Degree
5 21 (42.00%) Signal Processing
6 18 (36.00%) Algorithms
6 18 (36.00%) OO
7 17 (34.00%) Linux
8 16 (32.00%) Digital Signal Processing
9 15 (30.00%) Electronics
10 9 (18.00%) OOD
11 8 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (14.00%) Wireless
12 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
12 7 (14.00%) Assembly Language
12 7 (14.00%) MATLAB
12 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
12 7 (14.00%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (14.00%) Data Acquisition
13 6 (12.00%) Prototyping
13 6 (12.00%) CAN bus
13 6 (12.00%) Video Processing
13 6 (12.00%) Automotive
13 6 (12.00%) Ethernet
13 6 (12.00%) Embedded C
13 6 (12.00%) Embedded C++
13 6 (12.00%) Windows
13 6 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
14 5 (10.00%) Validation

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 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Wireless
2 6 (12.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.00%) RS-232
3 1 (2.00%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 15 (30.00%) Electronics
2 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.00%) Automotive
4 4 (8.00%) Finance
4 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) LLVM
2 1 (2.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Algorithms
2 8 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (14.00%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (12.00%) CAN bus
5 4 (8.00%) Physics
5 4 (8.00%) Verilog
6 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.00%) VHDL
7 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (42.00%) Signal Processing
3 18 (36.00%) OO
4 16 (32.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 9 (18.00%) OOD
6 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.00%) Data Acquisition
8 6 (12.00%) Prototyping
8 6 (12.00%) Video Processing
9 5 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
9 5 (10.00%) Validation
10 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (4.00%) Functional Programming
10 2 (4.00%) Machine Learning
10 2 (4.00%) Programme Management
10 2 (4.00%) Test Scripting
11 1 (2.00%) Computer Architecture
11 1 (2.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 45 (90.00%) C++
2 30 (60.00%) C
3 7 (14.00%) Assembly Language
3 7 (14.00%) MATLAB
4 6 (12.00%) Embedded C
4 6 (12.00%) Embedded C++
5 4 (8.00%) Python
6 2 (4.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) Ruby
6 2 (4.00%) Tcl
7 1 (2.00%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Xilinx
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