Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Acoustics
UK > England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1053 1067 1181
Rank change year-on-year +14 +114 +45
Permanent jobs citing Acoustics 74 91 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.048% 0.055% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.12% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 62 77 36
England median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,500 £27,375
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,875
UK median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -3.85%

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 67,827 73,572 77,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.26% 44.85% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 52,828 55,641 64,107
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -9 33 £35,000 -6.67% 6
South East +21 15 £42,500 -31.45% 4
London +38 11 £45,000 +20.00% 3
North of England +24 8 £33,750 -17.68% 4
North West +15 8 £33,750 -17.68% 1
South West -7 4 - -
Acoustics
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 43 (58.11%) Telecoms
2 33 (44.59%) Degree
3 32 (43.24%) Python
4 30 (40.54%) Physics
5 29 (39.19%) C++
6 25 (33.78%) LabVIEW
7 24 (32.43%) MATLAB
8 21 (28.38%) PhD
8 21 (28.38%) Computer Science
8 21 (28.38%) Machine Learning
9 20 (27.03%) Signal Processing
10 19 (25.68%) Manufacturing
10 19 (25.68%) Electronics
10 19 (25.68%) Algorithms
11 18 (24.32%) Software Engineering
12 17 (22.97%) Mathematics
12 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (20.27%) Analytics
13 15 (20.27%) NoSQL
13 15 (20.27%) Artificial Intelligence
13 15 (20.27%) SQL
14 14 (18.92%) Data Analytics
14 14 (18.92%) Computer Vision
15 13 (17.57%) Data Science
16 12 (16.22%) Optoelectronics
16 12 (16.22%) Finance
16 12 (16.22%) Programme Management
16 12 (16.22%) C
16 12 (16.22%) SAP
16 12 (16.22%) Business Intelligence

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 7 (9.46%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.35%) Siemens NX
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (9.46%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.11%) Amazon SageMaker
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.35%) Skype
1 1 (1.35%) WebEx
1 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) NoSQL
2 7 (9.46%) Hadoop
2 7 (9.46%) Neo4j
3 6 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.05%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.05%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (4.05%) GIS
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.35%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.35%) DTS
Development Applications
1 25 (33.78%) LabVIEW
2 7 (9.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (9.46%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.46%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (58.11%) Telecoms
2 19 (25.68%) Electronics
2 19 (25.68%) Manufacturing
3 12 (16.22%) Finance
3 12 (16.22%) Marketing
4 7 (9.46%) Retail
5 4 (5.41%) Military
5 4 (5.41%) Publishing
6 2 (2.70%) Advertising
6 2 (2.70%) Games
7 1 (1.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Developer
2 12 (16.22%) Optical Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) Test Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Consultant
4 7 (9.46%) Process Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Analytics Consultant
5 6 (8.11%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 6 (8.11%) Data Consultant
5 6 (8.11%) Data Scientist
5 6 (8.11%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Data Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Designer
7 4 (5.41%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Electronics Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Scientific Software Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Scientific Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) Spark Streaming
1 7 (9.46%) TensorFlow
2 6 (8.11%) MXNet
2 6 (8.11%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (8.11%) scikit-learn
3 3 (4.05%) CSS
3 3 (4.05%) HTML
3 3 (4.05%) HTML5
4 2 (2.70%) Flash
4 2 (2.70%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.38%) Computer Science
2 19 (25.68%) Algorithms
3 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (16.22%) Optoelectronics
5 9 (12.16%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (9.46%) Blog
7 6 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (6.76%) User Experience
9 2 (2.70%) Animation
9 2 (2.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (2.70%) Graphic Design
9 2 (2.70%) Home Automation
9 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.70%) Robotics
9 2 (2.70%) Video Editing
10 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Android
1 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.70%) Linux
1 2 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) Physics
2 21 (28.38%) Machine Learning
3 20 (27.03%) Signal Processing
4 18 (24.32%) Software Engineering
5 17 (22.97%) Mathematics
6 15 (20.27%) Analytics
6 15 (20.27%) Artificial Intelligence
7 14 (18.92%) Computer Vision
7 14 (18.92%) Data Analytics
8 13 (17.57%) Data Science
9 12 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (16.22%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (16.22%) Programme Management
9 12 (16.22%) System Testing
10 10 (13.51%) Data Analysis
11 9 (12.16%) Data Acquisition
11 9 (12.16%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (10.81%) Digital Signal Processing
12 8 (10.81%) Experimental Design
12 8 (10.81%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.24%) Python
2 29 (39.19%) C++
3 24 (32.43%) MATLAB
4 15 (20.27%) SQL
5 12 (16.22%) C
6 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.11%) R
8 3 (4.05%) Java
9 2 (2.70%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.35%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 33 (44.59%) Degree
2 21 (28.38%) PhD
3 9 (12.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (8.11%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Docker
1 7 (9.46%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) Ansible
1 7 (9.46%) Docker Swarm
1 7 (9.46%) Kubernetes
1 7 (9.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) SAP
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.46%) Cloudera
3 7 (9.46%) Google
3 7 (9.46%) Hortonworks
4 6 (8.11%) Databricks
4 6 (8.11%) Dataiku
5 2 (2.70%) Adobe
5 2 (2.70%) Twitter
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) Informatica
6 1 (1.35%) Siemens
6 1 (1.35%) Talend