Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Signal Processing
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1093 1133 1240
Rank change year-on-year +40 +107 -32
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 81 65 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.048% 0.036% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% 0.041% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 68 59 34
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.69% +13.37%
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,500 £36,625
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,250 £67,050
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +16.28%

Digital Signal Processing is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 152449 159358 181424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.39% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 121294 133740 151021
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Digital Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Digital Signal Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +27 46 £57,500 +21.05% 6
South East +56 21 £50,000 +42.86% 4
London +20 5 £50,000 +14.29% 3
South West +4 5 £45,000 -
Midlands +34 3 £57,500 +150.00%
East Midlands - 2 £57,500 -
Yorkshire +21 1 £37,500 - 1
North of England +14 1 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands +10 1 £50,000 +117.39%
Digital Signal Processing
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 81 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 70 (86.42%) C
3 65 (80.25%) C++
4 35 (43.21%) Embedded C
5 34 (41.98%) Embedded C++
5 34 (41.98%) Embedded Software Development
6 32 (39.51%) Software Engineering
7 28 (34.57%) Linux
8 25 (30.86%) Firmware
8 25 (30.86%) Embedded Linux
8 25 (30.86%) Robotics
9 23 (28.40%) Mentoring
10 21 (25.93%) Python
11 14 (17.28%) Algorithms
12 13 (16.05%) MATLAB
12 13 (16.05%) Wireless
13 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
14 10 (12.35%) Degree
15 8 (9.88%) Electronics
16 7 (8.64%) Bluetooth
16 7 (8.64%) Acoustics
17 6 (7.41%) PhD
17 6 (7.41%) VHDL
17 6 (7.41%) Speech Recognition
17 6 (7.41%) Neural Network
17 6 (7.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 6 (7.41%) Master's Degree
17 6 (7.41%) Machine Learning
17 6 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
17 6 (7.41%) Hidden Markov Model

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 4 (4.94%) Simulink
2 1 (1.23%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.23%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) Wireless
2 7 (8.64%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.47%) DVB
4 1 (1.23%) Network Security
4 1 (1.23%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (1.23%) TETRA
4 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.88%) Electronics
3 4 (4.94%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Finance
4 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.47%) Military
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (77.78%) Embedded Engineer
2 28 (34.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 28 (34.57%) Software Engineer
3 22 (27.16%) Firmware Engineer
4 21 (25.93%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 16 (19.75%) Embedded C Engineer
6 14 (17.28%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 14 (17.28%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 13 (16.05%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
7 13 (16.05%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 9 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (9.88%) Audio Engineer
10 6 (7.41%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 6 (7.41%) Research Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) Control Systems Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) DSP Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 3 (3.70%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) CSS
1 2 (2.47%) HTML
2 1 (1.23%) DOM
2 1 (1.23%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.86%) Robotics
2 14 (17.28%) Algorithms
3 7 (8.64%) Acoustics
4 6 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (7.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (7.41%) VHDL
5 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.47%) Marketing Technology
5 2 (2.47%) Verilog
6 1 (1.23%) ASIC
6 1 (1.23%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.57%) Linux
2 25 (30.86%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Android
3 1 (1.23%) Unix
3 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 34 (41.98%) Embedded Software Development
3 32 (39.51%) Software Engineering
4 23 (28.40%) Mentoring
5 6 (7.41%) Hidden Markov Model
5 6 (7.41%) Machine Learning
5 6 (7.41%) Neural Network
5 6 (7.41%) Speech Recognition
6 3 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (3.70%) FPGA Design
6 3 (3.70%) Test Automation
6 3 (3.70%) Test Scripting
7 2 (2.47%) Analytics
7 2 (2.47%) CRM
7 2 (2.47%) Data Management
7 2 (2.47%) Project Management
7 2 (2.47%) Time Management
8 1 (1.23%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.23%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 70 (86.42%) C
2 65 (80.25%) C++
3 35 (43.21%) Embedded C
4 34 (41.98%) Embedded C++
5 21 (25.93%) Python
6 13 (16.05%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.70%) Tcl
8 2 (2.47%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.47%) SQL
9 1 (1.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
2 6 (7.41%) Master's Degree
2 6 (7.41%) PhD
3 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) DO-254
System Software
1 25 (30.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (3.70%) EMC
2 2 (2.47%) Altera
2 2 (2.47%) Xilinx
3 1 (1.23%) SAP