The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signal Processing
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 151 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 -  
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 20 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.90% 0.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 0
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% -  
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.37% +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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1960 2256 1967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 88.05% 86.11% 81.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1819 1542
Median salary £48,750 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Signal Processing in Hertfordshire

Signal Processing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the Hertfordshire 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
Borehamwood +13 20 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Signal Processing
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 21 (87.50%) C++
2 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 19 (79.17%) Degree
4 18 (75.00%) LabVIEW
4 18 (75.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
5 13 (54.17%) PhD
6 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
7 8 (33.33%) SDLC
7 8 (33.33%) Image Processing
7 8 (33.33%) Web Development
7 8 (33.33%) Physics
7 8 (33.33%) Data Analysis
7 8 (33.33%) OOD
7 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 8 (33.33%) Windows
7 8 (33.33%) OO
8 7 (29.17%) C
9 5 (20.83%) MATLAB
9 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
10 4 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
11 3 (12.50%) GNU Octave
11 3 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (12.50%) Xilinx
11 3 (12.50%) Software-Defined Radio
11 3 (12.50%) FPGA Design
11 3 (12.50%) Simulink
11 3 (12.50%) Firmware
11 3 (12.50%) Linux

Signal Processing
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:

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) GNU Octave
1 3 (12.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) CDMA
1 3 (12.50%) Software-Defined Radio
1 3 (12.50%) TDMA
2 1 (4.17%) 3GPP
2 1 (4.17%) LTE
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) LabVIEW
2 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Scientific Software Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Scientific Software Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Software Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) FPGA Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) MATLAB Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Process Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) DSP Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior DSP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
4 3 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 3 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (12.50%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
2 8 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 8 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 8 (33.33%) OO
2 8 (33.33%) OOD
2 8 (33.33%) Physics
2 8 (33.33%) SDLC
2 8 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (12.50%) FPGA Design
4 3 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.33%) Machine Learning
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (29.17%) C
3 5 (20.83%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Degree
2 13 (54.17%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Xilinx
2 1 (4.17%) Intel
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Elstree, Hertfordshire
IT Connections Ltd
Salary: £35k to £45k + 20% Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago