The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Digital Signal Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Signal Processing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Signal Processing
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 80 109 105
Rank change year-on-year +29 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 25 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.05% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 2
Median salary £45,000 £77,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.93% +21.56%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00%  

Digital Signal Processing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1117 1334 1207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 91.56% 90.38% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1025 987
Median salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.37% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Digital Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Digital Signal Processing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Signal Processing in Cambridge

Digital Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Digital Signal Processing in Cambridge

Digital Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Digital Signal Processing.

1 33 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 32 (96.97%) Python
3 31 (93.94%) Degree
4 28 (84.85%) Telecoms
4 28 (84.85%) Wireless
5 19 (57.58%) MATLAB
5 19 (57.58%) C
5 19 (57.58%) C++
6 16 (48.48%) Electronics
7 14 (42.42%) DVB
7 14 (42.42%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (42.42%) Bluetooth
7 14 (42.42%) Tcl
7 14 (42.42%) Automated Testing
7 14 (42.42%) Mathematics
7 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
7 14 (42.42%) Test Scripting
7 14 (42.42%) LTE
8 8 (24.24%) Internet of Things
8 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
8 8 (24.24%) Smartphone
8 8 (24.24%) Internet
8 8 (24.24%) ASIC
9 7 (21.21%) Verilog
9 7 (21.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 6 (18.18%) SystemC
10 6 (18.18%) FPGA Design
10 6 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
11 4 (12.12%) Simulink
12 2 (6.06%) Firmware

Digital Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (12.12%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 28 (84.85%) Wireless
2 14 (42.42%) Bluetooth
2 14 (42.42%) DVB
2 14 (42.42%) LTE
2 14 (42.42%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (24.24%) Internet
General
1 28 (84.85%) Telecoms
2 16 (48.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) DSP Engineer
2 14 (42.42%) Embedded Engineer
2 14 (42.42%) Software Test Engineer
2 14 (42.42%) Test Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) LTE Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) MATLAB Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior DSP Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) FPGA Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) ASIC Design Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) ASIC Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Design Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Digital Design Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) FPGA Design Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior ASIC Design Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior ASIC Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Design Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
2 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
2 8 (24.24%) ASIC
2 8 (24.24%) Internet of Things
2 8 (24.24%) Smartphone
3 7 (21.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (21.21%) Verilog
4 6 (18.18%) SystemC
5 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 14 (42.42%) Automated Testing
2 14 (42.42%) Mathematics
2 14 (42.42%) Test Scripting
3 6 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) FPGA Design
4 2 (6.06%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) Python
2 19 (57.58%) C
2 19 (57.58%) C++
2 19 (57.58%) MATLAB
3 14 (42.42%) Tcl
4 2 (6.06%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 31 (93.94%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago