The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signal Processing
Rank 225 204 196
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 4 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.070% 0.22% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.26% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
Signal Processing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4945 4186 3553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.86% 82.73% 82.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 3569 2861
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Solihull - 3 £32,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £32,500 -
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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++
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Firmware
2 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Android
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (60.00%) Qt
3 3 (60.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
4 1 (20.00%) VC++
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CMake
General
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Audio Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Audio Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (60.00%) Qt
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Android
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP