The first table below looks at the demand for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 31 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank - 204 187
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.018% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.023% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4084 4274 3636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.73% 76.76% 74.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3382 3606 3119
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the West Midlands region.

Signal Processing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Signal Processing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Signal Processing also 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 that cited Signal Processing.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) CAD
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) VHDL
1 5 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Signal Processing also 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 that cited Signal Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) VHDL
1 5 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CAD
1 5 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) EMC