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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signal Processing
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 152 175
Rank change year-on-year -4 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 5 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.17% 0.57% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.64% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 0
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.37% +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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2559 2792 2898
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.37% 87.83% 85.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2199 2326
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 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
Northamptonshire - 4 £33,750 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Signal Processing
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 14 (87.50%) Algorithms
2 13 (81.25%) MATLAB
3 11 (68.75%) PhD
3 11 (68.75%) C++
4 10 (62.50%) Mathematics
5 9 (56.25%) Python
5 9 (56.25%) Video Processing
6 8 (50.00%) Degree
7 7 (43.75%) Image Processing
7 7 (43.75%) Linux
8 6 (37.50%) ASIC
8 6 (37.50%) VHDL
8 6 (37.50%) Verilog
8 6 (37.50%) Synopsys
9 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
10 4 (25.00%) Tcl
10 4 (25.00%) Code Coverage
10 4 (25.00%) Windows
10 4 (25.00%) Perl
10 4 (25.00%) C
10 4 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (25.00%) Physics
10 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (25.00%) Computer Vision
11 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
11 3 (18.75%) Android
11 3 (18.75%) Unix
11 3 (18.75%) Shell Script

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 2 (12.50%) Maple
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Hardware Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) ASIC Design Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) ASIC Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 2 (12.50%) Hardware Verification Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Research Scientist
6 1 (6.25%) DSP Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Algorithms
2 6 (37.50%) ASIC
2 6 (37.50%) Verilog
2 6 (37.50%) VHDL
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 9 (56.25%) Video Processing
3 7 (43.75%) Image Processing
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Code Coverage
5 4 (25.00%) Computer Vision
5 4 (25.00%) Physics
6 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
7 2 (12.50%) OO
8 1 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) MATLAB
2 11 (68.75%) C++
3 9 (56.25%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) C
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (25.00%) Tcl
5 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) PhD
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Synopsys
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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