Period
to 21 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Acoustics in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Acoustics over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Acoustics
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1064 1077 1199
Rank change year-on-year +13 +122 +62
Permanent jobs citing Acoustics 80 93 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.055% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.13% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 90 95 37
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -6.67%

Acoustics is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 71,359 73,663 83,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.67% 43.83% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 55,450 57,598 69,029
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,008 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%

Acoustics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Acoustics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Acoustics in England

Acoustics
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Acoustics in England.

Salary trend for Acoustics in England

Acoustics
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Acoustics in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Acoustics in England

Acoustics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acoustics within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
South East +22 33 £40,000 - 4
East of England -16 32 £45,000 +20.00% 7
London +20 13 £40,000 +10.34% 1
South West +9 11 - - 2
Acoustics
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Acoustics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Acoustics.

1 51 (63.75%) Degree
2 39 (48.75%) Telecoms
3 37 (46.25%) C++
4 36 (45.00%) LabVIEW
4 36 (45.00%) Physics
5 29 (36.25%) C
6 27 (33.75%) Computer Science
7 26 (32.50%) Electronics
8 22 (27.50%) Python
8 22 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (26.25%) PhD
9 21 (26.25%) MATLAB
9 21 (26.25%) Signal Processing
10 16 (20.00%) Algorithms
10 16 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
11 14 (17.50%) Mathematics
11 14 (17.50%) Software Engineering
12 13 (16.25%) System Testing
12 13 (16.25%) Embedded Systems
12 13 (16.25%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (16.25%) Data Acquisition
13 12 (15.00%) QA
14 11 (13.75%) NoSQL
14 11 (13.75%) SQL
15 10 (12.50%) Linux
15 10 (12.50%) Java
15 10 (12.50%) Machine Learning
15 10 (12.50%) Optoelectronics
16 9 (11.25%) Analytics
17 8 (10.00%) Data Analysis

Acoustics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.25%) Siemens NX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon SageMaker
2 1 (1.25%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Wireless
2 1 (1.25%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) Skype
2 1 (1.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.00%) DTS
2 4 (5.00%) GIS
3 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.50%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.25%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.25%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (45.00%) LabVIEW
2 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.00%) JIRA
3 2 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 39 (48.75%) Telecoms
2 26 (32.50%) Electronics
3 8 (10.00%) Finance
3 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.25%) Military
5 4 (5.00%) Marketing
6 3 (3.75%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.50%) Publishing
7 2 (2.50%) Retail
8 1 (1.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Developer
2 16 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 10 (12.50%) Optical Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Analytics Consultant
6 5 (6.25%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 5 (6.25%) Data Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 4 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (5.00%) IT Graduate
7 4 (5.00%) Senior C++ Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) CSS
1 4 (5.00%) HTML
1 4 (5.00%) HTML5
2 2 (2.50%) Spark Streaming
2 2 (2.50%) TensorFlow
3 1 (1.25%) MXNet
3 1 (1.25%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.25%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 27 (33.75%) Computer Science
2 22 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 13 (16.25%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (12.50%) Optoelectronics
6 7 (8.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (2.50%) Blog
8 2 (2.50%) Robotics
8 2 (2.50%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.25%) Infotainment
9 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) Physics
2 21 (26.25%) Signal Processing
3 14 (17.50%) Mathematics
3 14 (17.50%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.25%) Data Acquisition
4 13 (16.25%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (16.25%) System Testing
5 10 (12.50%) Machine Learning
6 9 (11.25%) Analytics
7 8 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 8 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (8.75%) Computer Vision
8 7 (8.75%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (8.75%) Data Analytics
8 7 (8.75%) Digital Signal Processing
8 7 (8.75%) Logistics
8 7 (8.75%) Validation
9 6 (7.50%) Performance Measurement
9 6 (7.50%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.25%) C++
2 29 (36.25%) C
3 22 (27.50%) Python
4 21 (26.25%) MATLAB
5 11 (13.75%) SQL
6 10 (12.50%) Java
7 7 (8.75%) Embedded C
8 6 (7.50%) Fortran
9 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (63.75%) Degree
2 21 (26.25%) PhD
3 16 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.75%) HNC
6 3 (3.75%) HND
7 2 (2.50%) Master's Degree
7 2 (2.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Docker
1 2 (2.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Ansible
1 2 (2.50%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) SAP
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.50%) Cloudera
3 2 (2.50%) Google
3 2 (2.50%) Hortonworks
3 2 (2.50%) Twitter
4 1 (1.25%) Databricks
4 1 (1.25%) Dataiku
4 1 (1.25%) IBM
4 1 (1.25%) Informatica
4 1 (1.25%) Siemens
4 1 (1.25%) Talend