Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Software-Defined Radio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software-Defined Radio over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software-Defined Radio
England > South West
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 312 - 346
Rank change year-on-year - +346 -
Permanent jobs citing Software-Defined Radio 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.060% - 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
South West median annual salary £31,500 - £47,500
10th Percentile £29,250 - £43,750
90th Percentile £33,750 - £51,250
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -15.79% +3.26%

Software-Defined Radio is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,526 1,852 1,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.20% 18.13% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,179 1,496 1,592
South West median annual salary £44,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.23% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Software-Defined Radio
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Software-Defined Radio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Software-Defined Radio in the South West

Software-Defined Radio
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software-Defined Radio in the South West.

Salary trend for Software-Defined Radio in the South West

Software-Defined Radio
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software-Defined Radio within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £31,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 - -
Software-Defined Radio
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Software-Defined Radio 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 West region with a requirement for Software-Defined Radio.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 6 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Image Processing
3 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (50.00%) VHDL
3 3 (50.00%) Verilog
3 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (33.33%) Business Development
4 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Physics
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics

Software-Defined Radio
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) FPGA Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Research Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) FPGA Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) RF Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (50.00%) Verilog
2 3 (50.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 6 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree