Period
to 15 July 2019

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 15 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software-Defined Radio
England > South West
6 months to
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 320 355 -
Rank change year-on-year +35 - -
Permanent jobs citing Software-Defined Radio 15 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.028% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
South West median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% - -
England median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year -21.74% +48.39% -32.61%

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 1,788 1,876 1,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.65% 17.22% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,410 1,496 1,269
South West median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +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
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software-Defined Radio in the South West over the 6 months to 15 July 2019.

Salary histogram 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 15 July 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
Gloucestershire - 15 £45,000 - 3
Software-Defined Radio
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, 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 13 (86.67%) C
1 13 (86.67%) VHDL
1 13 (86.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 13 (86.67%) Digital Signal Processing
1 13 (86.67%) Signal Processing
1 13 (86.67%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (73.33%) Algorithms
2 11 (73.33%) Embedded Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (73.33%) Image Processing
2 11 (73.33%) Verilog
2 11 (73.33%) C++
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) Embedded C
3 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (53.33%) Business Development
5 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (26.67%) Marketing
6 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (26.67%) SAP
6 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
6 4 (26.67%) Electronics
6 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
6 4 (26.67%) Technical Leadership

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
General
1 4 (26.67%) Electronics
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) RF Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Research Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Development Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Radio Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) FPGA Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.67%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 13 (86.67%) VHDL
2 11 (73.33%) Algorithms
2 11 (73.33%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Embedded Linux
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Digital Signal Processing
1 13 (86.67%) Kalman Filter
1 13 (86.67%) Signal Processing
2 11 (73.33%) Image Processing
2 11 (73.33%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Business Development
3 8 (53.33%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
4 4 (26.67%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (13.33%) Physics
5 2 (13.33%) Schematic Capture
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C
2 11 (73.33%) C++
2 11 (73.33%) Embedded C
2 11 (73.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Mentor Graphics