The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Signal Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signal Processing
UK / England
Rank 745 790 836
Rank change year-on-year +45 +46  
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 89 153 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 82 114 85
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  

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 70225 85880 86661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.07% 88.61% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58154 71824 70838
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%  

Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Signal Processing in England

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Signal Processing in England

Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Signal Processing in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Signal Processing in England

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 Signal Processing within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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 +59 53 £45,000 -10.00% 18
South East +26 22 £55,000 - 2
London +58 19 £51,250 +36.66% 2
East Midlands -7 4 £38,750 +3.33% 2
West Midlands +38 3 £40,000 +23.07%
South West +7 3 £57,500 +64.28%
Signal Processing
UK

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Signal Processing.

1 116 (67.05%) C++
2 92 (53.18%) Python
3 81 (46.82%) Degree
4 76 (43.93%) MATLAB
5 75 (43.35%) Algorithms
6 69 (39.88%) C
7 60 (34.68%) PhD
8 58 (33.53%) Digital Signal Processing
9 57 (32.95%) Machine Learning
10 56 (32.37%) Software Engineering
11 53 (30.64%) Computer Science
12 51 (29.48%) Mathematics
13 48 (27.75%) Telecoms
14 39 (22.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 35 (20.23%) Wireless
16 33 (19.08%) Linux
17 27 (15.61%) Electronics
18 26 (15.03%) Statistics
18 26 (15.03%) R
19 24 (13.87%) Tcl
20 23 (13.29%) Physics
20 23 (13.29%) Computer Vision
21 22 (12.72%) Firmware
22 21 (12.14%) Java
23 20 (11.56%) OO
24 19 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
24 19 (10.98%) GNU Octave
24 19 (10.98%) Prototyping
25 18 (10.40%) Big Data
25 18 (10.40%) LabVIEW

Signal Processing
Top Related 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 5 (2.89%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.16%) Jupyter
Applications
1 19 (10.98%) GNU Octave
2 7 (4.05%) Simulink
3 2 (1.16%) Weka
4 1 (0.58%) Maple
4 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 35 (20.23%) Wireless
2 15 (8.67%) LTE
3 14 (8.09%) Bluetooth
3 14 (8.09%) DVB
3 14 (8.09%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (4.62%) Internet
4 8 (4.62%) Software-Defined Radio
5 5 (2.89%) MIMO
5 5 (2.89%) OFDM
6 3 (1.73%) CDMA
6 3 (1.73%) TDMA
7 1 (0.58%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.40%) Big Data
2 16 (9.25%) Data Mining
3 9 (5.20%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.62%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.62%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.47%) KNIME
5 6 (3.47%) Spotfire
5 6 (3.47%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.16%) HBase
7 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.16%) MySQL
8 1 (0.58%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (10.40%) LabVIEW
2 16 (9.25%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.62%) Subversion
4 7 (4.05%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.73%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.58%) CMake
6 1 (0.58%) JIRA
6 1 (0.58%) Redmine
6 1 (0.58%) SCons
General
1 48 (27.75%) Telecoms
2 27 (15.61%) Electronics
3 8 (4.62%) Finance
4 6 (3.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.89%) Games
6 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.73%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Automotive
8 1 (0.58%) Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (20.81%) Developer
2 29 (16.76%) Software Engineer
3 28 (16.18%) Embedded Engineer
4 27 (15.61%) DSP Engineer
5 25 (14.45%) Data Scientist
6 16 (9.25%) Test Engineer
7 15 (8.67%) Research Engineer
7 15 (8.67%) Software Test Engineer
8 13 (7.51%) Design Engineer
8 13 (7.51%) Hardware Engineer
9 12 (6.94%) Computer Engineer
9 12 (6.94%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 12 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (6.36%) MATLAB Engineer
10 11 (6.36%) Scientific Software Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) ASIC Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) FPGA Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) Scientific Software Developer
11 10 (5.78%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.09%) STL
2 13 (7.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 13 (7.51%) OpenCV
3 9 (5.20%) NumPy
4 8 (4.62%) Qt
5 7 (4.05%) Pandas
5 7 (4.05%) scikit-learn
6 6 (3.47%) Matplotlib
6 6 (3.47%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (1.73%) J2SE
8 2 (1.16%) .NET
8 2 (1.16%) CSS
8 2 (1.16%) D3.js
8 2 (1.16%) HTML
8 2 (1.16%) Kafka
8 2 (1.16%) OpenCL
8 2 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 75 (43.35%) Algorithms
2 53 (30.64%) Computer Science
3 39 (22.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 17 (9.83%) Verilog
4 17 (9.83%) VHDL
5 14 (8.09%) ASIC
6 13 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.62%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (4.62%) Internet of Things
7 8 (4.62%) Smartphone
8 6 (3.47%) Device Driver
8 6 (3.47%) Life Science
8 6 (3.47%) SystemC
9 5 (2.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (2.89%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.16%) CUDA
10 2 (1.16%) Robotics
10 2 (1.16%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.16%) Streaming Music
11 1 (0.58%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.08%) Linux
2 14 (8.09%) Windows
3 9 (5.20%) Unix
4 7 (4.05%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.31%) Android
6 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.53%) Digital Signal Processing
2 57 (32.95%) Machine Learning
3 56 (32.37%) Software Engineering
4 51 (29.48%) Mathematics
5 26 (15.03%) Statistics
6 23 (13.29%) Computer Vision
6 23 (13.29%) Physics
7 20 (11.56%) OO
8 19 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (10.98%) Prototyping
9 16 (9.25%) Automated Testing
9 16 (9.25%) FPGA Design
9 16 (9.25%) SDLC
9 16 (9.25%) Video Processing
10 15 (8.67%) Image Processing
10 15 (8.67%) OOD
10 15 (8.67%) Validation
11 14 (8.09%) Data Analysis
11 14 (8.09%) Test Scripting
12 9 (5.20%) Biology
Programming Languages
1 116 (67.05%) C++
2 92 (53.18%) Python
3 76 (43.93%) MATLAB
4 69 (39.88%) C
5 26 (15.03%) R
6 24 (13.87%) Tcl
7 21 (12.14%) Java
8 15 (8.67%) SQL
9 13 (7.51%) Perl
10 11 (6.36%) Embedded C
11 8 (4.62%) C#
12 5 (2.89%) Assembly Language
12 5 (2.89%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.31%) VBA
14 3 (1.73%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.73%) Ruby
14 3 (1.73%) Scala
14 3 (1.73%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.16%) JavaScript
15 2 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 81 (46.82%) Degree
2 60 (34.68%) PhD
3 8 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.31%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 22 (12.72%) Firmware
2 1 (0.58%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (3.47%) Synopsys
1 6 (3.47%) Tableau
2 4 (2.31%) VocaLink
2 4 (2.31%) Xilinx
3 3 (1.73%) SAP
4 2 (1.16%) Intel
5 1 (0.58%) Atmel
5 1 (0.58%) EMC
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.58%) Motorola
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Private Medical + More
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Salary: £Excellent package
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Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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