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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signal Processing
England / East of England
Rank 190 260 263
Rank change year-on-year +70 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 52 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.87% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 13 6
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £77,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 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 5241 6424 6210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.19% 87.83% 84.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4169 5090 4933
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 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 23 March 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 23 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
Cambridgeshire +46 34 £45,000 -41.93% 16
Hertfordshire +28 18 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 of England region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 55 (72.37%) Degree
2 51 (67.11%) C++
3 47 (61.84%) Python
4 43 (56.58%) Telecoms
5 40 (52.63%) C
6 39 (51.32%) Digital Signal Processing
7 37 (48.68%) Computer Science
8 34 (44.74%) MATLAB
9 29 (38.16%) Wireless
10 28 (36.84%) Algorithms
11 24 (31.58%) Software Engineering
12 22 (28.95%) Electronics
13 20 (26.32%) Tcl
14 19 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 17 (22.37%) FPGA Design
16 16 (21.05%) Automated Testing
16 16 (21.05%) Mathematics
16 16 (21.05%) PhD
16 16 (21.05%) LabVIEW
17 15 (19.74%) LTE
18 14 (18.42%) Test Scripting
18 14 (18.42%) Machine Learning
18 14 (18.42%) DVB
18 14 (18.42%) Wi-Fi
18 14 (18.42%) Bluetooth
19 12 (15.79%) Verilog
19 12 (15.79%) Linux
20 10 (13.16%) Windows
21 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
21 9 (11.84%) Data Analysis

Signal Processing
Top Related 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 4 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.63%) Jupyter
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Simulink
2 4 (5.26%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (38.16%) Wireless
2 15 (19.74%) LTE
3 14 (18.42%) Bluetooth
3 14 (18.42%) DVB
3 14 (18.42%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (10.53%) Internet
5 4 (5.26%) CDMA
5 4 (5.26%) Software-Defined Radio
5 4 (5.26%) TDMA
6 1 (1.32%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) Big Data
2 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (21.05%) LabVIEW
2 7 (9.21%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.32%) Redmine
General
1 43 (56.58%) Telecoms
2 22 (28.95%) Electronics
3 6 (7.89%) Finance
4 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.95%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) DSP Engineer
2 18 (23.68%) Embedded Engineer
3 16 (21.05%) Developer
3 16 (21.05%) Test Engineer
4 15 (19.74%) Software Engineer
4 15 (19.74%) Software Test Engineer
5 13 (17.11%) Design Engineer
6 11 (14.47%) FPGA Engineer
7 10 (13.16%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 10 (13.16%) MATLAB Engineer
7 10 (13.16%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 9 (11.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 9 (11.84%) Scientific Software Developer
8 9 (11.84%) Scientific Software Engineer
8 9 (11.84%) Senior DSP Engineer
9 8 (10.53%) LTE Engineer
9 8 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (9.21%) C++ Developer
10 7 (9.21%) C++ Software Developer
10 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) Web Services
2 2 (2.63%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 37 (48.68%) Computer Science
2 28 (36.84%) Algorithms
3 19 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 12 (15.79%) Verilog
5 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (10.53%) ASIC
6 8 (10.53%) Internet of Things
6 8 (10.53%) Smartphone
7 7 (9.21%) Device Driver
8 6 (7.89%) SystemC
9 3 (3.95%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (2.63%) Streaming Music
11 1 (1.32%) Robotics
11 1 (1.32%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) Linux
2 10 (13.16%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) Unix
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) Digital Signal Processing
2 24 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 17 (22.37%) FPGA Design
4 16 (21.05%) Automated Testing
4 16 (21.05%) Mathematics
5 14 (18.42%) Machine Learning
5 14 (18.42%) Test Scripting
6 9 (11.84%) Data Analysis
7 8 (10.53%) Prototyping
8 7 (9.21%) Data Acquisition
8 7 (9.21%) Image Processing
8 7 (9.21%) OO
8 7 (9.21%) OOD
8 7 (9.21%) Physics
8 7 (9.21%) SDLC
8 7 (9.21%) Web Development
9 6 (7.89%) Embedded Software Development
9 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.89%) Neural Network
9 6 (7.89%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 51 (67.11%) C++
2 47 (61.84%) Python
3 40 (52.63%) C
4 34 (44.74%) MATLAB
5 20 (26.32%) Tcl
6 6 (7.89%) Perl
7 5 (6.58%) Assembly Language
7 5 (6.58%) Java
8 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.95%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.95%) Ruby
9 2 (2.63%) C#
9 2 (2.63%) R
9 2 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (72.37%) Degree
2 16 (21.05%) PhD
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Firmware
2 1 (1.32%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Xilinx
2 3 (3.95%) SAP
3 1 (1.32%) Intel
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.32%) Motorola
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