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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Signal Processing
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 852 928
Rank change year-on-year +19 +76  
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 34 53 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.058% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.065% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 23
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -13.04%  

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 75432 81132 91432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.71% 88.99% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 61224 68664 75601
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +23 27 £52,500 +31.25% 2
South West -18 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
London +16 2 £24,500 -42.35%
West Midlands +11 1 £47,500 +35.71%
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Digital Signal Processing
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 67 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 46 (68.66%) C++
2 46 (68.66%) Degree
3 45 (67.16%) C
4 42 (62.69%) Wireless
5 40 (59.70%) Python
6 33 (49.25%) Telecoms
7 26 (38.81%) MATLAB
8 25 (37.31%) Computer Science
9 24 (35.82%) Algorithms
10 23 (34.33%) Mathematics
10 23 (34.33%) Electronics
10 23 (34.33%) Wi-Fi
10 23 (34.33%) Bluetooth
11 20 (29.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 19 (28.36%) Firmware
13 18 (26.87%) DVB
13 18 (26.87%) LTE
14 17 (25.37%) Internet of Things
14 17 (25.37%) Internet
14 17 (25.37%) Smartphone
15 15 (22.39%) Test Scripting
15 15 (22.39%) Tcl
15 15 (22.39%) Test Automation
16 11 (16.42%) ASIC
16 11 (16.42%) Robotics
17 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
18 9 (13.43%) Embedded Software Development
19 8 (11.94%) VHDL
20 7 (10.45%) Verilog

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 3 (4.48%) Simulink
2 2 (2.99%) GNU Octave
Communications & Networking
1 42 (62.69%) Wireless
2 23 (34.33%) Bluetooth
2 23 (34.33%) Wi-Fi
3 18 (26.87%) DVB
3 18 (26.87%) LTE
4 17 (25.37%) Internet
5 5 (7.46%) OFDM
6 2 (2.99%) Software-Defined Radio
7 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (49.25%) Telecoms
2 23 (34.33%) Electronics
3 6 (8.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (50.75%) DSP Engineer
2 31 (46.27%) Embedded Engineer
3 17 (25.37%) MATLAB Engineer
3 17 (25.37%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (22.39%) Software Test Engineer
4 15 (22.39%) Test Engineer
5 13 (19.40%) Firmware Engineer
6 12 (17.91%) LTE Engineer
6 12 (17.91%) Senior DSP Engineer
6 12 (17.91%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 11 (16.42%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 9 (13.43%) FPGA Engineer
8 9 (13.43%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 7 (10.45%) Developer
10 6 (8.96%) ASIC Design Engineer
10 6 (8.96%) Design Engineer
10 6 (8.96%) Digital Design Engineer
10 6 (8.96%) FPGA Design Engineer
10 6 (8.96%) Senior Design Engineer
10 6 (8.96%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Computer Science
2 24 (35.82%) Algorithms
3 20 (29.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 17 (25.37%) Internet of Things
4 17 (25.37%) Smartphone
5 11 (16.42%) ASIC
5 11 (16.42%) Robotics
6 8 (11.94%) VHDL
7 7 (10.45%) Verilog
8 6 (8.96%) SystemC
9 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 23 (34.33%) Mathematics
3 15 (22.39%) Test Automation
3 15 (22.39%) Test Scripting
4 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
5 9 (13.43%) Embedded Software Development
6 7 (10.45%) FPGA Design
7 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.99%) Validation
9 1 (1.49%) Analytics
9 1 (1.49%) Change Management
9 1 (1.49%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.49%) Memory Management
9 1 (1.49%) Performance Engineering
9 1 (1.49%) Statistics
9 1 (1.49%) UML
Programming Languages
1 46 (68.66%) C++
2 45 (67.16%) C
3 40 (59.70%) Python
4 26 (38.81%) MATLAB
5 15 (22.39%) Tcl
6 6 (8.96%) Embedded C
7 5 (7.46%) Java
8 4 (5.97%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.99%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 46 (68.66%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) PhD
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 19 (28.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (4.48%) Xilinx
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50000 to £65000
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago