Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Signal Processing
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 510 533 579
Rank change year-on-year +23 +46 +50
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 25 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.085% 0.034% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.039% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 11
South East median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +39.29% -23.91%
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% +21.21% -10.33%

Digital Signal Processing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,476 25,907 31,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.53% 89.34% 89.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21,874 21,341 26,551
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

Digital Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Digital Signal Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Signal Processing in the South East

Digital Signal Processing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Digital Signal Processing in the South East

Digital Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing in the South East over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Digital Signal Processing in the South East

Digital Signal Processing
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Hampshire -13 11 £45,000 -7.69% 2
Surrey - 5 £45,000 - 3
Berkshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
Thames Valley - 4 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £67,500 -
Digital Signal Processing
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 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 South East region with a requirement for Digital Signal Processing.

1 25 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 19 (76.00%) C
3 15 (60.00%) Electronics
4 14 (56.00%) Degree
5 12 (48.00%) C++
6 11 (44.00%) Python
7 10 (40.00%) Algorithms
8 8 (32.00%) MATLAB
9 7 (28.00%) PhD
9 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
10 6 (24.00%) Physics
10 6 (24.00%) ISO 13485
10 6 (24.00%) Firmware
10 6 (24.00%) Project Management
10 6 (24.00%) CAD
10 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (20.00%) Linux
11 5 (20.00%) TensorFlow
11 5 (20.00%) Deep Learning
11 5 (20.00%) DNN
11 5 (20.00%) Neural Network
12 4 (16.00%) Embedded C
12 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
13 3 (12.00%) Coaching
13 3 (12.00%) Chatbot
13 3 (12.00%) Assembly Language
13 3 (12.00%) Simulink

Digital Signal Processing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (20.00%) DNN
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Chatbot
1 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (12.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (4.00%) 5G
1 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.00%) LTE
1 1 (4.00%) RS-485
1 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (60.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Design Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Junior
3 4 (16.00%) Junior Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Research Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Algorithm Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Radar Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Audio Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (8.00%) VHDL
5 1 (4.00%) Acoustics
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.00%) Optoelectronics
5 1 (4.00%) Verilog
5 1 (4.00%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) CAD
3 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (24.00%) Physics
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.00%) Deep Learning
4 5 (20.00%) Neural Network
4 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (12.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Coaching
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (12.00%) UML
6 2 (8.00%) Validation
7 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) System Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C
2 12 (48.00%) C++
3 11 (44.00%) Python
4 8 (32.00%) MATLAB
5 4 (16.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (12.00%) Assembly Language
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) VB
6 3 (12.00%) VC++
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) PhD
2 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) ISO 13485
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Firmware
2 1 (4.00%) KVM
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (4.00%) Altera
2 1 (4.00%) Intel
2 1 (4.00%) VMware