Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Signal Processing
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 476 533 558
Rank change year-on-year +57 +25 +74
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 35 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.084% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.094% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 11
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% -4.35%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,500 £52,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -13.64%

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 24,431 27,798 28,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.20% 89.93% 89.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19,979 22,937 22,995
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 - 18 £37,500 - 4
Hampshire +10 17 £50,000 - 2
Digital Signal Processing
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 35 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 33 (94.29%) C
3 32 (91.43%) C++
4 29 (82.86%) SC Cleared
4 29 (82.86%) Security Cleared
5 28 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 20 (57.14%) VHDL
7 18 (51.43%) Software-Defined Radio
8 16 (45.71%) Java
8 16 (45.71%) JSP
9 12 (34.29%) Algorithms
10 11 (31.43%) Embedded C
10 11 (31.43%) Embedded C++
11 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
11 10 (28.57%) Physics
11 10 (28.57%) Wireless
12 7 (20.00%) Python
13 6 (17.14%) Degree
14 5 (14.29%) Network Security
14 5 (14.29%) Linux
14 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
15 4 (11.43%) PhD
16 3 (8.57%) Electronics
17 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
17 2 (5.71%) Creative Problem-Solving
17 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
18 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
18 1 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
18 1 (2.86%) Deep Learning
18 1 (2.86%) Low Latency

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 1 (2.86%) DNN
1 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Chatbot
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) Software-Defined Radio
2 10 (28.57%) Wireless
3 5 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.86%) 5G
4 1 (2.86%) LTE
General
1 3 (8.57%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) FPGA Developer
3 11 (31.43%) FPGA Engineer
3 11 (31.43%) Senior FPGA Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Junior
4 4 (11.43%) Junior Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Audio Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) DSP Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Research Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Research Fellow
6 1 (2.86%) Senior DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) JSP
2 1 (2.86%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 28 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 20 (57.14%) VHDL
3 12 (34.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) SIMD
4 1 (2.86%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 10 (28.57%) Physics
3 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.71%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (2.86%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) Conversational UI
5 1 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.86%) Deep Learning
5 1 (2.86%) Low Latency
5 1 (2.86%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (2.86%) Neural Network
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum
5 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) C
2 32 (91.43%) C++
3 16 (45.71%) Java
4 11 (31.43%) Embedded C
4 11 (31.43%) Embedded C++
5 7 (20.00%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (82.86%) SC Cleared
1 29 (82.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) Degree
3 4 (11.43%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) KVM
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) VMware
1 1 (2.86%) Xilinx