Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Signal Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Signal Processing over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signal Processing
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 127 148
Rank change year-on-year +34 +21 -8
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 92 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.03% 0.92% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 1.03% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 49 17 14
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £33,750 £35,375
90th Percentile £64,000 £63,750 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +13.33%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2824 2046 2547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 92.99% 89.42% 88.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2153 1679 2184
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Signal Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Signal Processing in Cambridge

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Signal Processing in Cambridge

Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Signal Processing in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Signal Processing in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Signal Processing.

1 68 (73.91%) Python
2 48 (52.17%) C
2 48 (52.17%) Software Engineering
3 37 (40.22%) C++
3 37 (40.22%) Machine Learning
4 33 (35.87%) Degree
5 29 (31.52%) Java
5 29 (31.52%) Telecoms
6 28 (30.43%) Wireless
7 21 (22.83%) Apache Spark
7 21 (22.83%) R
7 21 (22.83%) Security Cleared
7 21 (22.83%) Scala
7 21 (22.83%) Hadoop
7 21 (22.83%) Bluetooth
7 21 (22.83%) Embedded C
8 20 (21.74%) Digital Signal Processing
9 19 (20.65%) Electronics
10 17 (18.48%) Mathematics
11 16 (17.39%) Neural Network
11 16 (17.39%) Algorithms
12 14 (15.22%) Embedded Software Development
13 13 (14.13%) Image Processing
13 13 (14.13%) TensorFlow
13 13 (14.13%) Speech Recognition
13 13 (14.13%) Physics
14 12 (13.04%) Deep Learning
15 11 (11.96%) Embedded C++
15 11 (11.96%) MATLAB
16 10 (10.87%) PhD

Signal Processing
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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (22.83%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.09%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.43%) Wireless
2 21 (22.83%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.09%) FlexRay
3 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) Hadoop
2 5 (5.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (31.52%) Telecoms
2 19 (20.65%) Electronics
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Embedded Engineer
2 21 (22.83%) Data Scientist
3 18 (19.57%) Graduate
4 15 (16.30%) Software Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Electronics Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Embedded C Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Audio Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 5 (5.43%) Research Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Android Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Android Software Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Control Systems Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.13%) TensorFlow
2 9 (9.78%) Torch
3 7 (7.61%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (4.35%) MXNet
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Algorithms
2 10 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (5.43%) Acoustics
4 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.43%) Augmented Reality
4 5 (5.43%) CUDA
4 5 (5.43%) GPGPU
4 5 (5.43%) Robotics
5 4 (4.35%) VHDL
6 3 (3.26%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.17%) User Experience
7 2 (2.17%) Verilog
8 1 (1.09%) ASIC
8 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.52%) Android
1 6 (6.52%) Linux
2 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 37 (40.22%) Machine Learning
3 20 (21.74%) Digital Signal Processing
4 17 (18.48%) Mathematics
5 16 (17.39%) Neural Network
6 14 (15.22%) Embedded Software Development
7 13 (14.13%) Image Processing
7 13 (14.13%) Physics
7 13 (14.13%) Speech Recognition
8 12 (13.04%) Deep Learning
9 10 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.61%) TDD
11 6 (6.52%) Test Scripting
12 5 (5.43%) Biometrics
12 5 (5.43%) Computational Linguistics
12 5 (5.43%) Computer Vision
12 5 (5.43%) Hidden Markov Model
12 5 (5.43%) Statistics
12 5 (5.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 68 (73.91%) Python
2 48 (52.17%) C
3 37 (40.22%) C++
4 29 (31.52%) Java
5 21 (22.83%) Embedded C
5 21 (22.83%) R
5 21 (22.83%) Scala
6 11 (11.96%) Embedded C++
6 11 (11.96%) MATLAB
7 6 (6.52%) C#
8 5 (5.43%) Assembly Language
9 3 (3.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 33 (35.87%) Degree
2 21 (22.83%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.87%) PhD
4 7 (7.61%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (5.43%) Master's Degree
6 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.09%) Altera