The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Digital Signal Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Signal Processing over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Signal Processing
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 877 911
Rank change year-on-year +53 +34  
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 35 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.044% 0.059% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.067% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 26
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,850 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  

Digital 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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71582 86916 87623
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.15% 88.63% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59383 72761 71685
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Digital Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Digital Signal Processing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Signal Processing in England

Digital Signal Processing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Digital Signal Processing in England

Digital Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Digital Signal Processing in England

Digital Signal Processing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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
East of England +53 28 £45,000 -10.00% 4
South East +25 5 £55,000 +37.50% 1
London +61 1 £62,500 +38.88%
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Digital Signal Processing
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Digital 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 England region with a requirement for Digital Signal Processing.

1 55 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 44 (80.00%) Degree
3 36 (65.45%) C
3 36 (65.45%) C++
4 34 (61.82%) Python
5 31 (56.36%) Wireless
6 30 (54.55%) Telecoms
7 24 (43.64%) MATLAB
8 19 (34.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 18 (32.73%) Electronics
10 17 (30.91%) Computer Science
11 16 (29.09%) LTE
12 15 (27.27%) Algorithms
12 15 (27.27%) Mathematics
12 15 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
12 15 (27.27%) DVB
12 15 (27.27%) Bluetooth
13 14 (25.45%) Tcl
13 14 (25.45%) Firmware
13 14 (25.45%) Test Scripting
13 14 (25.45%) Automated Testing
14 10 (18.18%) Verilog
15 9 (16.36%) Internet of Things
15 9 (16.36%) FPGA Design
15 9 (16.36%) Smartphone
15 9 (16.36%) VHDL
15 9 (16.36%) Internet
15 9 (16.36%) Linux
16 8 (14.55%) Java
17 7 (12.73%) ASIC

Digital Signal Processing
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 5 (9.09%) GNU Octave
1 5 (9.09%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 31 (56.36%) Wireless
2 16 (29.09%) LTE
3 15 (27.27%) Bluetooth
3 15 (27.27%) DVB
3 15 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (16.36%) Internet
5 6 (10.91%) Software-Defined Radio
6 3 (5.45%) CDMA
6 3 (5.45%) TDMA
7 1 (1.82%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 18 (32.73%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Automotive
4 1 (1.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) DSP Engineer
2 18 (32.73%) Embedded Engineer
3 14 (25.45%) Software Test Engineer
3 14 (25.45%) Test Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) Design Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) FPGA Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) MATLAB Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) Senior DSP Engineer
6 9 (16.36%) Developer
6 9 (16.36%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 9 (16.36%) LTE Engineer
6 9 (16.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 8 (14.55%) FPGA Developer
8 7 (12.73%) Senior Design Engineer
9 6 (10.91%) ASIC Engineer
9 6 (10.91%) Senior ASIC Design Engineer
9 6 (10.91%) Senior ASIC Engineer
9 6 (10.91%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
9 6 (10.91%) Senior FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 17 (30.91%) Computer Science
3 15 (27.27%) Algorithms
4 10 (18.18%) Verilog
5 9 (16.36%) Internet of Things
5 9 (16.36%) Smartphone
5 9 (16.36%) VHDL
6 7 (12.73%) ASIC
7 6 (10.91%) SystemC
8 3 (5.45%) Device Driver
9 2 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (3.64%) Robotics
10 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 15 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 14 (25.45%) Automated Testing
3 14 (25.45%) Test Scripting
4 9 (16.36%) FPGA Design
5 6 (10.91%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.45%) OO
7 3 (5.45%) Validation
8 2 (3.64%) Cross-Platform Development
8 2 (3.64%) Requirements Management
8 2 (3.64%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.82%) Analytics
9 1 (1.82%) Computer Vision
9 1 (1.82%) Fault Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Image Processing
9 1 (1.82%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Machine Learning
9 1 (1.82%) SDLC
9 1 (1.82%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 36 (65.45%) C
1 36 (65.45%) C++
2 34 (61.82%) Python
3 24 (43.64%) MATLAB
4 14 (25.45%) Tcl
5 8 (14.55%) Java
6 2 (3.64%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.82%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 44 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) PhD
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Xilinx
2 1 (1.82%) Atmel
2 1 (1.82%) EMC
2 1 (1.82%) Intel
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