The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 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
Digital Signal Processing
England / South West
Rank - 250 235
Permanent jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 0 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.085% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.096% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 14
Median salary - £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.48%  

Digital 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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4541 5210 5315
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.15% 88.74% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3743 4261 4424
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Digital Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Digital Signal Processing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Signal Processing in the South West

Digital Signal Processing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Digital Signal Processing in the South West

Digital Signal Processing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Digital 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 South West region with a requirement for Digital Signal Processing.

1 6 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Software-Defined Radio
3 3 (50.00%) GNU Octave
3 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Qt
4 2 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) VHDL
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Atmel

Digital Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (50.00%) GNU Octave
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Communications Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (16.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atmel
1 1 (16.67%) EMC