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

Signal Processing
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 244 261
Rank change year-on-year +75 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 87 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.42% 0.25% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.29% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 60 14 27
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - -8.57%  

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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5394 5899 7083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 88.12% 87.64% 86.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4355 4951 5800
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Signal Processing in the East of England

Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Signal Processing in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Signal Processing in the East of England

Signal Processing
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 25 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
Cambridgeshire +38 53 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Hertfordshire +22 34 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Signal Processing
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East of England region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 102 (72.34%) C++
2 88 (62.41%) Computer Science
3 82 (58.16%) Degree
4 79 (56.03%) Telecoms
5 74 (52.48%) Python
6 64 (45.39%) Software Engineering
7 54 (38.30%) Digital Signal Processing
8 53 (37.59%) C
9 51 (36.17%) PhD
10 49 (34.75%) Mathematics
11 46 (32.62%) LabVIEW
12 43 (30.50%) MATLAB
13 40 (28.37%) Wireless
14 39 (27.66%) Algorithms
15 38 (26.95%) Physics
16 35 (24.82%) Machine Learning
17 32 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
18 29 (20.57%) Data Analysis
19 28 (19.86%) Electronics
20 26 (18.44%) Data Acquisition
21 24 (17.02%) Bluetooth
22 23 (16.31%) Wi-Fi
23 18 (12.77%) Apache Spark
23 18 (12.77%) Windows
23 18 (12.77%) DVB
23 18 (12.77%) LTE
24 17 (12.06%) Test Automation
24 17 (12.06%) Internet of Things
24 17 (12.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
24 17 (12.06%) Smartphone

Signal Processing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (12.77%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.13%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Simulink
2 2 (1.42%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 40 (28.37%) Wireless
2 24 (17.02%) Bluetooth
3 23 (16.31%) Wi-Fi
4 18 (12.77%) DVB
4 18 (12.77%) LTE
5 17 (12.06%) Internet
6 5 (3.55%) OFDM
7 4 (2.84%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.64%) Hadoop
2 3 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (2.13%) MySQL
3 2 (1.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (32.62%) LabVIEW
2 15 (10.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
General
1 79 (56.03%) Telecoms
2 28 (19.86%) Electronics
3 7 (4.96%) Aerospace
3 7 (4.96%) Games
4 6 (4.26%) Automotive
5 1 (0.71%) Finance
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (25.53%) Developer
2 33 (23.40%) DSP Engineer
3 31 (21.99%) MATLAB Engineer
4 30 (21.28%) Embedded Engineer
5 22 (15.60%) Software Engineer
6 20 (14.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 20 (14.18%) Scientific Software Developer
6 20 (14.18%) Scientific Software Engineer
7 18 (12.77%) Data Scientist
7 18 (12.77%) Systems Engineer
8 17 (12.06%) Software Test Engineer
8 17 (12.06%) Test Engineer
9 16 (11.35%) Software Developer
10 15 (10.64%) C++ Developer
10 15 (10.64%) C++ Software Developer
10 15 (10.64%) Firmware Engineer
11 14 (9.93%) Process Engineer
11 14 (9.93%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 12 (8.51%) Graduate
12 12 (8.51%) LTE Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.22%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (2.13%) Kafka
3 1 (0.71%) .NET
3 1 (0.71%) MXNet
3 1 (0.71%) TensorFlow
3 1 (0.71%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 88 (62.41%) Computer Science
2 39 (27.66%) Algorithms
3 32 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (12.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 17 (12.06%) Internet of Things
4 17 (12.06%) Smartphone
5 12 (8.51%) Augmented Reality
6 11 (7.80%) ASIC
6 11 (7.80%) Robotics
7 10 (7.09%) Verilog
8 6 (4.26%) SystemC
9 5 (3.55%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.77%) Windows
2 7 (4.96%) Linux
3 2 (1.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (45.39%) Software Engineering
2 54 (38.30%) Digital Signal Processing
3 49 (34.75%) Mathematics
4 38 (26.95%) Physics
5 35 (24.82%) Machine Learning
6 29 (20.57%) Data Analysis
7 26 (18.44%) Data Acquisition
8 17 (12.06%) Test Automation
9 16 (11.35%) Image Processing
9 16 (11.35%) Test Scripting
10 15 (10.64%) OO
10 15 (10.64%) OOD
10 15 (10.64%) SDLC
10 15 (10.64%) Statistics
10 15 (10.64%) Web Development
11 12 (8.51%) Computational Linguistics
11 12 (8.51%) Speech Recognition
12 7 (4.96%) Embedded Software Development
12 7 (4.96%) Multithreading
13 6 (4.26%) FPGA Design
Programming Languages
1 102 (72.34%) C++
2 74 (52.48%) Python
3 53 (37.59%) C
4 43 (30.50%) MATLAB
5 16 (11.35%) Tcl
6 15 (10.64%) Java
6 15 (10.64%) R
6 15 (10.64%) Scala
7 3 (2.13%) Assembly Language
7 3 (2.13%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.71%) C#
8 1 (0.71%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 82 (58.16%) Degree
2 51 (36.17%) PhD
3 17 (12.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (11.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (3.55%) Xilinx
2 1 (0.71%) SAP
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