The median annual salary for a DSP Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DSP Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 17 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.41% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% - -
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.75% +13.88%  

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 1148 1444 1416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.51% 97.37% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 857 1129 1165
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 22 (100.00%) Python
1 22 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 22 (100.00%) Wireless
1 22 (100.00%) Degree
1 22 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 22 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 14 (63.64%) Test Scripting
2 14 (63.64%) Electronics
2 14 (63.64%) Automated Testing
2 14 (63.64%) Tcl
3 8 (36.36%) Internet
3 8 (36.36%) DVB
3 8 (36.36%) MATLAB
3 8 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (36.36%) Bluetooth
3 8 (36.36%) C
3 8 (36.36%) C++
3 8 (36.36%) Smartphone
3 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 8 (36.36%) LTE
3 8 (36.36%) Internet of Things
3 8 (36.36%) Algorithms

DSP Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) Wireless
2 8 (36.36%) Bluetooth
2 8 (36.36%) DVB
2 8 (36.36%) Internet
2 8 (36.36%) LTE
2 8 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
General
1 22 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (63.64%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Algorithms
1 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 8 (36.36%) Internet of Things
1 8 (36.36%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 22 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 14 (63.64%) Automated Testing
2 14 (63.64%) Test Scripting
3 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (63.64%) Tcl
3 8 (36.36%) C
3 8 (36.36%) C++
3 8 (36.36%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Degree
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago