Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Signal Processing
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 517 549 582
Rank change year-on-year +32 +33 +40
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 37 6 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.020% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.023% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 44 6 12
South East median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +37.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £50,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 26,719 25,809 33,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.67% 87.92% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22,228 21,232 27,886
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,020 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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
Surrey +6 12 £40,000 -27.27%
Hampshire - 11 £45,000 - 2
Thames Valley - 7 £47,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Berkshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 - 2
Middlesex - 2 £67,500 -
Digital Signal Processing
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 37 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 25 (67.57%) C
3 23 (62.16%) Electronics
4 20 (54.05%) Algorithms
5 18 (48.65%) Degree
6 17 (45.95%) C++
7 15 (40.54%) MATLAB
8 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
9 13 (35.14%) PhD
10 12 (32.43%) Physics
10 12 (32.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 11 (29.73%) Python
11 11 (29.73%) Firmware
12 7 (18.92%) Validation
12 7 (18.92%) Simulink
12 7 (18.92%) Xilinx
12 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
12 7 (18.92%) QA
12 7 (18.92%) Altera
12 7 (18.92%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (18.92%) Acoustics
13 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (16.22%) DNN
13 6 (16.22%) Neural Network
13 6 (16.22%) ISO 13485
13 6 (16.22%) TensorFlow
13 6 (16.22%) Project Management
13 6 (16.22%) CAD
14 5 (13.51%) Video Processing
14 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering

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 6 (16.22%) DNN
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Simulink
2 4 (10.81%) Chatbot
3 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Wireless
2 2 (5.41%) DVB
3 1 (2.70%) 5G
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (62.16%) Electronics
2 4 (10.81%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Electronics Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Design Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Algorithm Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Firmware Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Research Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) FPGA Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Process Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior FPGA Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Radar Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) DSP Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Audio Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Algorithms
2 12 (32.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (18.92%) Acoustics
3 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
4 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.11%) Verilog
5 3 (8.11%) VHDL
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.70%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
3 12 (32.43%) Physics
4 7 (18.92%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (18.92%) Validation
5 6 (16.22%) CAD
5 6 (16.22%) Neural Network
5 6 (16.22%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.51%) Video Processing
7 4 (10.81%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (10.81%) Deep Learning
7 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.11%) Coaching
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.11%) OO
8 3 (8.11%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (8.11%) UML
9 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) C
2 17 (45.95%) C++
3 15 (40.54%) MATLAB
4 11 (29.73%) Python
5 4 (10.81%) Delphi
6 3 (8.11%) Assembly Language
6 3 (8.11%) C#
6 3 (8.11%) Embedded C
6 3 (8.11%) VB
6 3 (8.11%) VC++
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) Degree
2 13 (35.14%) PhD
3 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
2 6 (16.22%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Altera
1 7 (18.92%) Xilinx
2 4 (10.81%) Freescale
3 2 (5.41%) Intel