The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signal Processing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 92 132 121
Rank change year-on-year +40 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 35 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.04% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 0.31% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 6
Median salary £45,000 £77,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.93% +55.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1518 1922 1743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.36% 88.57% 84.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1479 1432
Median salary £46,614 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Signal Processing in Cambridgeshire

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Signal Processing in Cambridgeshire

Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Signal Processing in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Signal Processing in Cambridgeshire

Signal Processing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +35 32 £45,000 -41.93% 16
Signal Processing
East of England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 47 (88.68%) Python
2 37 (69.81%) Degree
3 35 (66.04%) Digital Signal Processing
4 32 (60.38%) C
4 32 (60.38%) C++
5 31 (58.49%) Telecoms
6 28 (52.83%) MATLAB
6 28 (52.83%) Wireless
7 21 (39.62%) Electronics
7 21 (39.62%) Algorithms
8 20 (37.74%) Tcl
9 18 (33.96%) Computer Science
10 16 (30.19%) Mathematics
10 16 (30.19%) Automated Testing
11 15 (28.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 14 (26.42%) Test Scripting
12 14 (26.42%) LTE
12 14 (26.42%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (26.42%) DVB
12 14 (26.42%) Bluetooth
13 13 (24.53%) FPGA Design
14 12 (22.64%) Machine Learning
15 8 (15.09%) Verilog
15 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
15 8 (15.09%) Smartphone
15 8 (15.09%) Internet
15 8 (15.09%) ASIC
15 8 (15.09%) Internet of Things
15 8 (15.09%) Prototyping
16 7 (13.21%) Linux

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (7.55%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.77%) Jupyter
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 28 (52.83%) Wireless
2 14 (26.42%) Bluetooth
2 14 (26.42%) DVB
2 14 (26.42%) LTE
2 14 (26.42%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (15.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Big Data
2 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.89%) Redmine
General
1 31 (58.49%) Telecoms
2 21 (39.62%) Electronics
3 5 (9.43%) Finance
4 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.66%) Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) DSP Engineer
2 19 (35.85%) Embedded Engineer
3 16 (30.19%) Test Engineer
4 15 (28.30%) Software Test Engineer
5 10 (18.87%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 9 (16.98%) Design Engineer
7 8 (15.09%) LTE Engineer
7 8 (15.09%) MATLAB Engineer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior DSP Engineer
7 8 (15.09%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (13.21%) FPGA Engineer
9 6 (11.32%) ASIC Design Engineer
9 6 (11.32%) ASIC Engineer
9 6 (11.32%) Digital Design Engineer
9 6 (11.32%) FPGA Design Engineer
9 6 (11.32%) Hardware Engineer
9 6 (11.32%) Senior ASIC Design Engineer
9 6 (11.32%) Senior ASIC Engineer
9 6 (11.32%) Senior Design Engineer
9 6 (11.32%) Senior FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
1 2 (3.77%) Kafka
1 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Algorithms
2 18 (33.96%) Computer Science
3 15 (28.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (15.09%) ASIC
4 8 (15.09%) Internet of Things
4 8 (15.09%) Smartphone
4 8 (15.09%) Verilog
5 6 (11.32%) SystemC
6 3 (5.66%) Device Driver
6 3 (5.66%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.77%) Robotics
7 2 (3.77%) Streaming Music
8 1 (1.89%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Digital Signal Processing
2 16 (30.19%) Automated Testing
2 16 (30.19%) Mathematics
3 14 (26.42%) Test Scripting
4 13 (24.53%) FPGA Design
5 12 (22.64%) Machine Learning
6 8 (15.09%) Prototyping
6 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.32%) Coaching
7 6 (11.32%) Computer Vision
7 6 (11.32%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.32%) Neural Network
7 6 (11.32%) Video Processing
8 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (5.66%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.77%) Bioinformatics
9 2 (3.77%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 47 (88.68%) Python
2 32 (60.38%) C
2 32 (60.38%) C++
3 28 (52.83%) MATLAB
4 20 (37.74%) Tcl
5 6 (11.32%) Perl
6 5 (9.43%) Assembly Language
7 4 (7.55%) Java
8 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.66%) Ruby
9 2 (3.77%) C#
9 2 (3.77%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.77%) R
9 2 (3.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (69.81%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) PhD
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Firmware
2 1 (1.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) SAP
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Motorola
2 1 (1.89%) Xilinx
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