Period
to 23 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signal Processing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 219 263
Rank change year-on-year +15 +44 -
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 24 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.60% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.68% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 5
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,000 £30,850
90th Percentile £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4540 5720 6687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.41% 88.30% 88.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3744 4559 5508
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,700 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Signal Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Signal Processing in the East Midlands

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Signal Processing in the East Midlands

Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Signal Processing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Signal Processing in the East Midlands

Signal Processing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Northamptonshire - 23 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Signal Processing
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 23 (95.83%) MATLAB
2 21 (87.50%) C++
3 18 (75.00%) Algorithms
4 15 (62.50%) PhD
5 14 (58.33%) Windows
5 14 (58.33%) Linux
5 14 (58.33%) Computer Vision
5 14 (58.33%) Mathematics
5 14 (58.33%) Physics
5 14 (58.33%) Computer Science
5 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
6 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
7 12 (50.00%) Electronics
8 9 (37.50%) C
9 8 (33.33%) OO
9 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (33.33%) Machine Learning
10 7 (29.17%) Assembly Language
11 6 (25.00%) Python
11 6 (25.00%) Degree
11 6 (25.00%) LabVIEW
11 6 (25.00%) Image Processing
11 6 (25.00%) Maple
12 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
12 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
12 4 (16.67%) Finance
12 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
12 4 (16.67%) Marketing
12 4 (16.67%) SAP

Signal Processing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Maple
2 2 (8.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) DSP Engineer
1 8 (33.33%) Research Scientist
2 6 (25.00%) Graduate
3 4 (16.67%) Audio DSP Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Audio Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 14 (58.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (8.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Computer Vision
1 14 (58.33%) Mathematics
1 14 (58.33%) Physics
2 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 8 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (25.00%) Image Processing
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.33%) FPGA Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) MATLAB
2 21 (87.50%) C++
3 9 (37.50%) C
4 7 (29.17%) Assembly Language
5 6 (25.00%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) PhD
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) DO-254
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Altera
2 2 (8.33%) EMC
2 2 (8.33%) Twitter