Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signal Processing
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 319 362
Rank change year-on-year +131 +43 -18
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 175 43 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.46% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 0.37% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 161 49 35
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,500 £53,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +1.19%

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10573 11741 13391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 87.98% 88.54% 87.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8588 9667 10998
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 of England

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 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
Cambridgeshire +57 117 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Hertfordshire +36 58 £40,000 - 1
Signal Processing
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East of England region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 114 (65.14%) C++
2 89 (50.86%) C
3 82 (46.86%) Telecoms
3 82 (46.86%) Software Engineering
4 71 (40.57%) Degree
5 70 (40.00%) Python
6 61 (34.86%) Computer Science
7 55 (31.43%) Machine Learning
8 47 (26.86%) Physics
8 47 (26.86%) Digital Signal Processing
9 46 (26.29%) LabVIEW
10 43 (24.57%) PhD
11 39 (22.29%) Algorithms
12 38 (21.71%) Mathematics
13 36 (20.57%) MATLAB
14 32 (18.29%) Data Analysis
14 32 (18.29%) Data Acquisition
15 31 (17.71%) Image Processing
16 30 (17.14%) Wireless
17 29 (16.57%) Java
18 28 (16.00%) Firmware
19 27 (15.43%) Robotics
20 24 (13.71%) Electronics
20 24 (13.71%) Mentoring
21 23 (13.14%) Security Cleared
22 22 (12.57%) R
22 22 (12.57%) Acoustics
23 21 (12.00%) Apache Spark
23 21 (12.00%) Scala
23 21 (12.00%) Hadoop

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 21 (12.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.57%) DNN
Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Simulink
2 2 (1.14%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.57%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.14%) Wireless
2 21 (12.00%) Bluetooth
3 4 (2.29%) Software-Defined Radio
4 2 (1.14%) 4G
4 2 (1.14%) 5G
4 2 (1.14%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.14%) LTE
5 1 (0.57%) FlexRay
5 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (0.57%) GIS
Development Applications
1 46 (26.29%) LabVIEW
2 16 (9.14%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 82 (46.86%) Telecoms
2 24 (13.71%) Electronics
3 16 (9.14%) Aerospace
3 16 (9.14%) Games
4 4 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.71%) Finance
6 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 2 (1.14%) Military
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 47 (26.86%) Embedded Engineer
2 38 (21.71%) Developer
3 33 (18.86%) Software Engineer
4 27 (15.43%) Firmware Engineer
5 22 (12.57%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 21 (12.00%) Data Scientist
6 21 (12.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 21 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 19 (10.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 18 (10.29%) C++ Developer
8 18 (10.29%) C++ Software Developer
8 18 (10.29%) Graduate
8 18 (10.29%) MATLAB Engineer
8 18 (10.29%) Process Engineer
9 15 (8.57%) Senior Firmware Engineer
10 14 (8.00%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
10 14 (8.00%) Scientific Software Developer
10 14 (8.00%) Scientific Software Engineer
11 13 (7.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 13 (7.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.43%) TensorFlow
2 9 (5.14%) Torch
3 7 (4.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (2.29%) MXNet
Miscellaneous
1 61 (34.86%) Computer Science
2 39 (22.29%) Algorithms
3 27 (15.43%) Robotics
4 22 (12.57%) Acoustics
5 19 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (9.14%) Video\Live Streaming
7 10 (5.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 8 (4.57%) VHDL
9 5 (2.86%) Augmented Reality
9 5 (2.86%) CUDA
9 5 (2.86%) GPGPU
10 4 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (2.29%) Verilog
11 2 (1.14%) User Experience
12 1 (0.57%) ASIC
12 1 (0.57%) CPLD
12 1 (0.57%) Optoelectronics
12 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.43%) Windows
2 12 (6.86%) Linux
3 6 (3.43%) Android
4 1 (0.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (46.86%) Software Engineering
2 55 (31.43%) Machine Learning
3 47 (26.86%) Digital Signal Processing
3 47 (26.86%) Physics
4 38 (21.71%) Mathematics
5 32 (18.29%) Data Acquisition
5 32 (18.29%) Data Analysis
6 31 (17.71%) Image Processing
7 24 (13.71%) Mentoring
8 17 (9.71%) Web Development
9 16 (9.14%) Multithreading
9 16 (9.14%) Neural Network
9 16 (9.14%) OO
9 16 (9.14%) OOD
9 16 (9.14%) SDLC
10 14 (8.00%) Embedded Software Development
11 13 (7.43%) Speech Recognition
12 12 (6.86%) Deep Learning
12 12 (6.86%) Finite Element Analysis
12 12 (6.86%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 114 (65.14%) C++
2 89 (50.86%) C
3 70 (40.00%) Python
4 36 (20.57%) MATLAB
5 29 (16.57%) Java
6 22 (12.57%) R
7 21 (12.00%) Embedded C
7 21 (12.00%) Scala
8 11 (6.29%) Embedded C++
9 6 (3.43%) C#
10 5 (2.86%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.71%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 71 (40.57%) Degree
2 43 (24.57%) PhD
3 23 (13.14%) Security Cleared
4 18 (10.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (4.00%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (2.86%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.57%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 28 (16.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (2.86%) Xilinx
2 2 (1.14%) Intel
2 2 (1.14%) SAP
3 1 (0.57%) Altera
3 1 (0.57%) EMC