Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Acoustics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Acoustics over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Acoustics
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 173 215
Rank change year-on-year -3 +42 +25
Permanent jobs citing Acoustics 30 46 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.75% 1.10% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.57% 2.52% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 43 50 4
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +27.12% +5.36%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £31,750
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +20.97% +5.44%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,911 1,823 1,897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 47.82% 43.43% 43.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,448 1,534 1,522
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Acoustics
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Acoustics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Acoustics in Hertfordshire

Acoustics
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Acoustics in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Acoustics in Hertfordshire

Acoustics
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acoustics within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Borehamwood +3 27 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Watford +11 16 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Acoustics
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Acoustics.

1 28 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 22 (73.33%) LabVIEW
3 19 (63.33%) MATLAB
3 19 (63.33%) Physics
4 16 (53.33%) PhD
4 16 (53.33%) C++
5 14 (46.67%) Degree
6 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (40.00%) Python
8 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
8 11 (36.67%) System Testing
8 11 (36.67%) Optoelectronics
9 10 (33.33%) Signal Processing
10 9 (30.00%) Data Acquisition
10 9 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (26.67%) Algorithms
11 8 (26.67%) Digital Signal Processing
11 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
11 8 (26.67%) Data Analysis
11 8 (26.67%) Data Science
11 8 (26.67%) Experimental Design
12 7 (23.33%) SQL
12 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
13 5 (16.67%) Machine Learning
14 3 (10.00%) Master's Degree
15 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
15 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
15 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
15 2 (6.67%) Windows

Acoustics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 28 (93.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
1 11 (36.67%) Optical Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Process Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Scientific Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Scientific Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (36.67%) Optoelectronics
3 9 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (26.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Physics
2 11 (36.67%) System Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Signal Processing
4 9 (30.00%) Data Acquisition
5 8 (26.67%) Data Analysis
5 8 (26.67%) Data Science
5 8 (26.67%) Digital Signal Processing
5 8 (26.67%) Experimental Design
5 8 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
6 5 (16.67%) Machine Learning
7 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) MATLAB
2 16 (53.33%) C++
3 12 (40.00%) Python
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) PhD
2 14 (46.67%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) Master's Degree
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree