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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank - 207 217
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.037% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.047% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
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
4872 4276 4317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.19% 79.75% 78.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3986 3551 3640
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) C++
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (70.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Electronics
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) PhD
3 5 (50.00%) Data Mining
3 5 (50.00%) Fortran
3 5 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (50.00%) Physics
3 5 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Image Processing
3 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 5 (50.00%) Pattern Recognition
3 5 (50.00%) Linear Algebra
3 5 (50.00%) GNU Octave
3 5 (50.00%) Probability Theory
4 4 (40.00%) MATLAB
4 4 (40.00%) Simulink
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) VHDL
5 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) GNU Octave
2 4 (40.00%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 5 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (50.00%) Physics
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (30.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 5 (50.00%) Pattern Recognition
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Probability Theory
2 5 (50.00%) Linear Algebra
3 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Fortran
4 4 (40.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) PhD
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) MKS