Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Acoustics
UK > England
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1079 1084 1213
Rank change year-on-year +5 +129 -4
Permanent jobs citing Acoustics 87 50 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.031% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.073% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 81 52 39
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%

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 71,178 68,629 84,821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.85% 42.54% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 56,505 56,181 69,407
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +7.78%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -5 45 £45,000 +20.00% 6
South East +1 24 £35,000 -12.50% 4
South West +5 16 - - 6
London +2 12 £35,000 - 2
Acoustics
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 56 (64.37%) Degree
2 42 (48.28%) C++
3 36 (41.38%) Physics
4 33 (37.93%) C
5 32 (36.78%) Signal Processing
6 31 (35.63%) PhD
7 30 (34.48%) Telecoms
8 29 (33.33%) LabVIEW
9 27 (31.03%) Computer Science
10 26 (29.89%) Electronics
11 25 (28.74%) MATLAB
12 23 (26.44%) Mathematics
12 23 (26.44%) Software Engineering
13 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (20.69%) Algorithms
14 18 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (19.54%) Python
16 15 (17.24%) Computer Science Degree
17 14 (16.09%) Java
18 12 (13.79%) Linux
19 11 (12.64%) QA
19 11 (12.64%) Digital Signal Processing
20 10 (11.49%) Multithreading
21 9 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
22 8 (9.20%) System Testing
22 8 (9.20%) Logistics
22 8 (9.20%) SAP
22 8 (9.20%) Embedded C
22 8 (9.20%) Finance
22 8 (9.20%) Master's Degree

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:

Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) Wireless
2 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.60%) DTS
2 4 (4.60%) GIS
Development Applications
1 29 (33.33%) LabVIEW
2 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.60%) JIRA
4 2 (2.30%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.15%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 30 (34.48%) Telecoms
2 26 (29.89%) Electronics
3 8 (9.20%) Finance
4 6 (6.90%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.60%) Marketing
5 4 (4.60%) Multimedia
5 4 (4.60%) Retail
6 3 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (20.69%) Developer
2 14 (16.09%) Software Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) Electronics Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Audio Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) C++ Developer
5 7 (8.05%) C++ Software Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Senior C++ Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Scientific Software Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Scientific Software Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Electronics Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Research Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Optical Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) CSS
1 7 (8.05%) HTML
1 7 (8.05%) HTML5
2 2 (2.30%) XML
3 1 (1.15%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (20.69%) Algorithms
4 6 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (6.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (4.60%) Life Science
5 4 (4.60%) Optoelectronics
5 4 (4.60%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.45%) Infotainment
7 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.79%) Linux
2 6 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Physics
2 32 (36.78%) Signal Processing
3 23 (26.44%) Mathematics
3 23 (26.44%) Software Engineering
4 18 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (12.64%) Digital Signal Processing
6 10 (11.49%) Multithreading
7 9 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (9.20%) Logistics
8 8 (9.20%) System Testing
9 7 (8.05%) Data Acquisition
9 7 (8.05%) Data Analysis
9 7 (8.05%) Machine Learning
9 7 (8.05%) Validation
10 6 (6.90%) Applied Mathematics
10 6 (6.90%) Performance Measurement
10 6 (6.90%) Schematic Capture
11 5 (5.75%) Hidden Markov Model
11 5 (5.75%) Neural Network
11 5 (5.75%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.28%) C++
2 33 (37.93%) C
3 25 (28.74%) MATLAB
4 17 (19.54%) Python
5 14 (16.09%) Java
6 8 (9.20%) Embedded C
7 7 (8.05%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.05%) SQL
8 6 (6.90%) Fortran
9 1 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 56 (64.37%) Degree
2 31 (35.63%) PhD
3 15 (17.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (9.20%) Master's Degree
5 5 (5.75%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (4.60%) HNC
6 4 (4.60%) HND
7 3 (3.45%) Postgraduate
7 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.15%) MIL-STD-498
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Sonobuoy
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) SAP
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.15%) Intel