The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signal Processing
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 73 60 67
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 3 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.43% 2.15% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 2.52% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 9
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +69.23%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 601 556 633
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 86.85% 85.54% 89.53%
Number of salaries quoted 513 494 512
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Signal Processing in Oxford

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) PhD
1 14 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 14 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 14 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 13 (92.86%) R
3 12 (85.71%) Software Engineering
4 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (78.57%) STL
4 11 (78.57%) OpenCV
4 11 (78.57%) Computer Vision
4 11 (78.57%) GNU Octave
4 11 (78.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (21.43%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Big Data
7 1 (7.14%) Complexity Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Linear Regression
7 1 (7.14%) Bayesian Methods
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) C#
7 1 (7.14%) Physics
7 1 (7.14%) Chemistry
7 1 (7.14%) Biology
7 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) Cluster Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) VB

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 11 (78.57%) GNU Octave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Research Engineer
2 11 (78.57%) Computer Engineer
2 11 (78.57%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (78.57%) OpenCV
1 11 (78.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 12 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) Computer Vision
4 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.14%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (7.14%) Biology
5 1 (7.14%) Chemistry
5 1 (7.14%) Cluster Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Complexity Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Linear Regression
5 1 (7.14%) Neural Network
5 1 (7.14%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 13 (92.86%) R
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) PhD
2 1 (7.14%) Degree