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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signal Processing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 117 125
Rank change year-on-year +22 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 52 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.68% 0.53% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 0.60% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 10
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  

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 1714 1662 1825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.21% 88.73% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1379 1528
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +24 43 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Signal Processing
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 74 (84.09%) Python
2 51 (57.95%) C++
2 51 (57.95%) Digital Signal Processing
3 46 (52.27%) Degree
4 39 (44.32%) Computer Science
4 39 (44.32%) Wireless
5 38 (43.18%) C
5 38 (43.18%) Mathematics
6 35 (39.77%) Telecoms
7 30 (34.09%) Software Engineering
8 27 (30.68%) MATLAB
9 24 (27.27%) Electronics
9 24 (27.27%) Bluetooth
10 23 (26.14%) Wi-Fi
10 23 (26.14%) Algorithms
11 22 (25.00%) Machine Learning
12 19 (21.59%) Apache Spark
13 18 (20.45%) LTE
13 18 (20.45%) DVB
14 17 (19.32%) Internet
14 17 (19.32%) PhD
14 17 (19.32%) Smartphone
14 17 (19.32%) Internet of Things
15 16 (18.18%) R
15 16 (18.18%) Security Cleared
15 16 (18.18%) Test Automation
15 16 (18.18%) Scala
15 16 (18.18%) Hadoop
15 16 (18.18%) Java
16 15 (17.05%) Tcl

Signal Processing
Co-occurring 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 19 (21.59%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.41%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 39 (44.32%) Wireless
2 24 (27.27%) Bluetooth
3 23 (26.14%) Wi-Fi
4 18 (20.45%) DVB
4 18 (20.45%) LTE
5 17 (19.32%) Internet
6 5 (5.68%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (3.41%) MySQL
3 2 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (39.77%) Telecoms
2 24 (27.27%) Electronics
3 6 (6.82%) Automotive
4 1 (1.14%) Finance
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (36.36%) DSP Engineer
2 29 (32.95%) Embedded Engineer
3 19 (21.59%) Data Scientist
4 18 (20.45%) Systems Engineer
5 17 (19.32%) MATLAB Engineer
6 16 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
6 16 (18.18%) Test Engineer
7 14 (15.91%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 12 (13.64%) Graduate
8 12 (13.64%) LTE Engineer
8 12 (13.64%) Senior DSP Engineer
9 11 (12.50%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
9 11 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
10 9 (10.23%) Senior Firmware Engineer
11 7 (7.95%) FPGA Engineer
12 6 (6.82%) ASIC Engineer
12 6 (6.82%) FPGA Design Engineer
12 6 (6.82%) Senior ASIC Design Engineer
12 6 (6.82%) Senior ASIC Engineer
12 6 (6.82%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (3.41%) Kafka
3 1 (1.14%) .NET
3 1 (1.14%) MXNet
3 1 (1.14%) TensorFlow
3 1 (1.14%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 39 (44.32%) Computer Science
2 23 (26.14%) Algorithms
3 17 (19.32%) Internet of Things
3 17 (19.32%) Smartphone
4 13 (14.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (13.64%) Augmented Reality
6 11 (12.50%) ASIC
6 11 (12.50%) Robotics
7 8 (9.09%) Verilog
8 6 (6.82%) SystemC
9 1 (1.14%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Linux
2 2 (2.27%) Unix
3 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (57.95%) Digital Signal Processing
2 38 (43.18%) Mathematics
3 30 (34.09%) Software Engineering
4 22 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 16 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 15 (17.05%) Statistics
6 15 (17.05%) Test Scripting
7 12 (13.64%) Computational Linguistics
7 12 (13.64%) Physics
7 12 (13.64%) Speech Recognition
8 7 (7.95%) Embedded Software Development
9 6 (6.82%) FPGA Design
9 6 (6.82%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.41%) Applied Mathematics
10 3 (3.41%) Data Analysis
10 3 (3.41%) Pattern Recognition
10 3 (3.41%) Prototyping
11 2 (2.27%) Performance Engineering
12 1 (1.14%) Deep Learning
12 1 (1.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 74 (84.09%) Python
2 51 (57.95%) C++
3 38 (43.18%) C
4 27 (30.68%) MATLAB
5 16 (18.18%) Java
5 16 (18.18%) R
5 16 (18.18%) Scala
6 15 (17.05%) Tcl
7 3 (3.41%) Assembly Language
7 3 (3.41%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.14%) C#
8 1 (1.14%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (52.27%) Degree
2 17 (19.32%) PhD
3 16 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.14%) SAP
1 1 (1.14%) Xilinx
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