Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signal Processing
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 - 102
Rank change year-on-year - +102 -
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 12 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.06% - 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% - 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 18
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 - £39,000
10th Percentile £38,750 - £34,500
90th Percentile £47,500 - £45,075
South West median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% -2.50%

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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 972 931 1263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 85.87% 85.89% 86.74%
Number of salaries quoted 851 822 959
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,300 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Signal Processing in Dorset

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Signal Processing in Dorset

Signal Processing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth - 6 - -
Poole - 4 £45,000 -
Ferndown - 2 £42,500 - 1
Signal Processing
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Algorithms
4 6 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 6 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 6 (50.00%) Parallel Programming
4 6 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) DO-178B
4 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) MIL-STD-498
4 6 (50.00%) Acoustics
4 6 (50.00%) Intel
4 6 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) UML
4 6 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) Validation
4 6 (50.00%) OpenMP
5 4 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (33.33%) C
5 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 4 (33.33%) Embedded C++
5 4 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Deep Learning
6 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
6 2 (16.67%) TensorFlow

Signal Processing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) OpenMP
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 6 (50.00%) Acoustics
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 6 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) Parallel Programming
2 6 (50.00%) UML
2 6 (50.00%) Validation
3 4 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Biology
4 2 (16.67%) Deep Learning
4 2 (16.67%) Image Processing
4 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 2 (16.67%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 4 (33.33%) C
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) DO-178B
1 6 (50.00%) MIL-STD-498
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Intel
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) NVIDIA