Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Signal Processing
England > South East
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 519 534 586
Rank change year-on-year +15 +52 +57
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 21 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.073% 0.062% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.069% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 7
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -23.91%
10th Percentile £33,750 £41,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,750 £54,000 £51,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -4.26%

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 26,081 27,380 31,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.17% 89.54% 89.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21,520 22,609 26,100
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
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 14 November 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 14 November 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 - 7 £45,000 - 2
Hampshire -26 6 - - 3
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Thames Valley - 3 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £67,500 -
Digital Signal Processing
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 21 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 19 (90.48%) C
3 13 (61.90%) C++
4 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
5 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 9 (42.86%) Physics
5 9 (42.86%) Python
6 8 (38.10%) PhD
6 8 (38.10%) Mathematics
6 8 (38.10%) Algorithms
7 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (33.33%) Degree
7 7 (33.33%) MATLAB
7 7 (33.33%) Electronics
8 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 6 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (23.81%) Software-Defined Radio
9 5 (23.81%) Firmware
9 5 (23.81%) Linux
10 4 (19.05%) VHDL
10 4 (19.05%) Deep Learning
10 4 (19.05%) Wireless
10 4 (19.05%) Neural Network
10 4 (19.05%) DNN
10 4 (19.05%) TensorFlow
11 3 (14.29%) Network Security
11 3 (14.29%) JSP
11 3 (14.29%) Simulink
11 3 (14.29%) Java
11 3 (14.29%) Embedded C

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 4 (19.05%) DNN
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Simulink
2 2 (9.52%) Chatbot
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Software-Defined Radio
2 4 (19.05%) Wireless
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) 3GPP
4 1 (4.76%) 5G
4 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.76%) LTE
4 1 (4.76%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Junior
2 4 (19.05%) Junior Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Algorithm Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Radar Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Research Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Development Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Radio Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Audio Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) FPGA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) TensorFlow
2 3 (14.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Algorithms
2 6 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (19.05%) VHDL
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.76%) Acoustics
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.76%) Optoelectronics
5 1 (4.76%) SIMD
5 1 (4.76%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 9 (42.86%) Physics
3 8 (38.10%) Mathematics
4 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Deep Learning
6 4 (19.05%) Neural Network
7 2 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) Conversational UI
7 2 (9.52%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (9.52%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) Validation
8 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C
2 13 (61.90%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) Python
4 7 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 3 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 3 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
6 2 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (9.52%) VB
6 2 (9.52%) VC++
7 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) PhD
4 7 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) KVM
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) VMware
1 1 (4.76%) Xilinx