Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Acoustics
UK > England
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1050 1097 1152
Rank change year-on-year +47 +55 +57
Permanent jobs citing Acoustics 60 77 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.041% 0.046% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.097% 0.11% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 31
England median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £46,250
UK median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% -11.76%

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 61,932 69,250 69,594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.01% 41.36% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47,877 52,774 57,441
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 19 December 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 19 December 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
East of England -6 24 £35,000 -17.65% 6
North of England - 13 £32,500 - 3
North West - 12 £33,750 - 2
London +52 11 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South East +18 4 £40,000 -33.61% 6
South West +13 4 - - 4
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Acoustics
UK

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 23 (38.33%) Python
3 22 (36.67%) Physics
4 21 (35.00%) Degree
4 21 (35.00%) Signal Processing
4 21 (35.00%) MATLAB
4 21 (35.00%) Manufacturing
5 20 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 19 (31.67%) Electronics
7 18 (30.00%) C++
8 17 (28.33%) PhD
8 17 (28.33%) Data Science
9 16 (26.67%) Algorithms
10 15 (25.00%) Machine Learning
10 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
11 13 (21.67%) Marketing
11 13 (21.67%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (21.67%) SAP
11 13 (21.67%) Finance
11 13 (21.67%) LabVIEW
11 13 (21.67%) Data Analysis
11 13 (21.67%) Programme Management
12 12 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
13 11 (18.33%) Analytics
13 11 (18.33%) NoSQL
13 11 (18.33%) Artificial Intelligence
13 11 (18.33%) SQL
13 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (16.67%) Computer Vision

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 8 (13.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.67%) Amazon SageMaker
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.67%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 8 (13.33%) Neo4j
3 7 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (5.00%) GIS
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.67%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) LabVIEW
2 8 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.33%) Vagrant
General
1 33 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 21 (35.00%) Manufacturing
3 19 (31.67%) Electronics
4 13 (21.67%) Finance
4 13 (21.67%) Marketing
5 8 (13.33%) Retail
6 3 (5.00%) Games
7 2 (3.33%) Advertising
7 2 (3.33%) Military
7 2 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.67%) Process Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (11.67%) Data Scientist
3 7 (11.67%) Optical Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Designer
4 6 (10.00%) Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Data Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) UX Designer
7 3 (5.00%) Android Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Mobile Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Scientific Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) Spark Streaming
1 8 (13.33%) TensorFlow
2 7 (11.67%) MXNet
2 7 (11.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 7 (11.67%) scikit-learn
3 4 (6.67%) CSS
3 4 (6.67%) Flash
3 4 (6.67%) HTML
4 3 (5.00%) HTML5
4 3 (5.00%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (13.33%) Blog
4 7 (11.67%) Optoelectronics
5 6 (10.00%) User Experience
6 5 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
8 2 (3.33%) Animation
8 2 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (3.33%) Graphic Design
8 2 (3.33%) Home Automation
8 2 (3.33%) Video Editing
9 1 (1.67%) Arduino
9 1 (1.67%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Android
1 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.67%) Debian
2 1 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Physics
2 21 (35.00%) Signal Processing
3 20 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 17 (28.33%) Data Science
5 15 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (21.67%) Data Analysis
6 13 (21.67%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (21.67%) Programme Management
7 12 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (18.33%) Analytics
8 11 (18.33%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (16.67%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
9 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 10 (16.67%) Computer Vision
9 10 (16.67%) Data Analytics
9 10 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
9 10 (16.67%) Experimental Design
10 9 (15.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) Python
2 21 (35.00%) MATLAB
3 18 (30.00%) C++
4 11 (18.33%) SQL
5 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) R
7 6 (10.00%) C
8 3 (5.00%) Apple Swift
8 3 (5.00%) Java
8 3 (5.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.33%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.67%) C#
10 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Degree
2 17 (28.33%) PhD
3 5 (8.33%) Master's Degree
4 3 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Docker
1 8 (13.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Ansible
1 8 (13.33%) Docker Swarm
1 8 (13.33%) Kubernetes
1 8 (13.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) SAP
2 8 (13.33%) Cloudera
2 8 (13.33%) Google
2 8 (13.33%) Hortonworks
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.67%) Databricks
3 7 (11.67%) Dataiku
4 2 (3.33%) Adobe
4 2 (3.33%) Twitter
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) Informatica
5 1 (1.67%) Talend