The median annual salary for a DSP Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

DSP Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 101 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 16 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.17% 0.51% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 0
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1341 1149 1424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.81% 97.37% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 963 1200
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DSP Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured DSP Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DSP Engineer in Cambridge

DSP Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DSP Engineer in Cambridge.

Salary trend for DSP Engineer in Cambridge

DSP Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 across the Cambridge region featuring DSP Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Python
1 34 (100.00%) Wireless
2 33 (97.06%) Degree
2 33 (97.06%) Digital Signal Processing
2 33 (97.06%) Signal Processing
3 29 (85.29%) Telecoms
4 18 (52.94%) Wi-Fi
4 18 (52.94%) Bluetooth
4 18 (52.94%) C
4 18 (52.94%) C++
5 17 (50.00%) Internet
5 17 (50.00%) MATLAB
5 17 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 17 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 17 (50.00%) Smartphone
5 17 (50.00%) Internet of Things
5 17 (50.00%) Algorithms
6 16 (47.06%) Test Scripting
6 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
6 16 (47.06%) Electronics
6 16 (47.06%) Tcl
7 12 (35.29%) DVB
7 12 (35.29%) LTE
8 5 (14.71%) OFDM
8 5 (14.71%) ASIC
8 5 (14.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.94%) Linux

DSP Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) Wireless
2 18 (52.94%) Bluetooth
2 18 (52.94%) Wi-Fi
3 17 (50.00%) Internet
4 12 (35.29%) DVB
4 12 (35.29%) LTE
5 5 (14.71%) OFDM
General
1 29 (85.29%) Telecoms
2 16 (47.06%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 17 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 17 (50.00%) Internet of Things
1 17 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 5 (14.71%) ASIC
2 5 (14.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) Digital Signal Processing
1 33 (97.06%) Signal Processing
2 17 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 16 (47.06%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Python
2 18 (52.94%) C
2 18 (52.94%) C++
3 17 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 16 (47.06%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 33 (97.06%) Degree
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
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