Period
to 2 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Acoustics in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Acoustics over the 6 months to 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Acoustics
UK
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 808 1043 1133
Rank change year-on-year +235 +90 +3
Permanent jobs citing Acoustics 53 48 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.033% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.085% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 83
Median annual salary £62,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.60% -7.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £41,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,250 £64,250 £49,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11% +20.00%

Acoustics is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34,279 56,174 67,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.90% 39.14% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26,412 41,855 51,811
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,135 £28,419
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Acoustics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Acoustics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Acoustics in the UK

Acoustics
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Acoustics.

Salary trend for Acoustics in the UK

Acoustics
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Acoustics over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Acoustics in the UK

Acoustics
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acoustics within the UK over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
England +209 53 £62,500 +50.60% 5
UK excluding London +184 29 £52,500 +31.25% 5
London +148 23 £62,500 +50.60%
South East +114 18 £64,000 +60.00% 4
East of England - 6 £45,000 -
North of England +132 5 - -
North West +94 5 - -

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, IT jobs citing Acoustics 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 with a requirement for Acoustics.

1 39 (73.58%) Python
1 39 (73.58%) Software Engineering
2 32 (60.38%) Artificial Intelligence
2 32 (60.38%) Analytics
3 31 (58.49%) Jenkins
4 30 (56.60%) SQL
5 29 (54.72%) TensorFlow
5 29 (54.72%) AWS
5 29 (54.72%) NoSQL
6 28 (52.83%) VirtualBox
6 28 (52.83%) Neo4j
6 28 (52.83%) Hortonworks
6 28 (52.83%) Cloudera
6 28 (52.83%) Image Processing
6 28 (52.83%) Hadoop
6 28 (52.83%) Unit Testing
6 28 (52.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 28 (52.83%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (52.83%) Kubernetes
6 28 (52.83%) Spark Streaming
6 28 (52.83%) Amazon Redshift
6 28 (52.83%) Ansible
6 28 (52.83%) Docker
6 28 (52.83%) Vagrant
6 28 (52.83%) Data Munging
6 28 (52.83%) Apache Spark
6 28 (52.83%) ETL
6 28 (52.83%) Configuration Management
6 28 (52.83%) Manufacturing
6 28 (52.83%) Blog

Acoustics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 28 (52.83%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.89%) DNN
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 29 (54.72%) AWS
2 25 (47.17%) Azure
2 25 (47.17%) GCP
3 24 (45.28%) Amazon EMR
3 24 (45.28%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (7.55%) Amazon SageMaker
4 4 (7.55%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (7.55%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (54.72%) NoSQL
2 28 (52.83%) Amazon Redshift
2 28 (52.83%) Hadoop
2 28 (52.83%) Neo4j
3 24 (45.28%) Amazon Athena
4 9 (16.98%) Big Data
4 9 (16.98%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.89%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (58.49%) Jenkins
2 28 (52.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 28 (52.83%) Vagrant
3 5 (9.43%) LabVIEW
4 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.66%) JIRA
General
1 28 (52.83%) Manufacturing
1 28 (52.83%) Retail
2 9 (16.98%) Automotive
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
2 9 (16.98%) Public Sector
3 4 (7.55%) Aerospace
3 4 (7.55%) Electronics
3 4 (7.55%) Marketing
3 4 (7.55%) Military
4 3 (5.66%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Data Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Platform Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Software Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Platform Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Scientific Software Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Scientific Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Computer Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Computer Vision Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Python Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (54.72%) TensorFlow
2 28 (52.83%) Spark Streaming
3 5 (9.43%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (7.55%) MXNet
4 4 (7.55%) scikit-learn
5 1 (1.89%) .NET
5 1 (1.89%) CSS
5 1 (1.89%) HTML
5 1 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (52.83%) Blog
2 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Fibre Optics
4 2 (3.77%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Software Engineering
2 32 (60.38%) Analytics
2 32 (60.38%) Artificial Intelligence
3 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (52.83%) Configuration Management
3 28 (52.83%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (52.83%) Data Munging
3 28 (52.83%) ETL
3 28 (52.83%) Image Processing
3 28 (52.83%) Unit Testing
4 25 (47.17%) Translating Business Requirements
5 17 (32.08%) Data Analytics
6 14 (26.42%) Data Engineering
7 13 (24.53%) Data Science
8 9 (16.98%) Project Management
9 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
9 8 (15.09%) Computer Vision
10 7 (13.21%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (13.21%) Machine Learning
11 5 (9.43%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 39 (73.58%) Python
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
3 13 (24.53%) C++
4 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.55%) C
6 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) PhD
3 4 (7.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) Master's Degree
4 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) MBA
5 2 (3.77%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 4 (7.55%) ECSS
System Software
1 28 (52.83%) Docker
1 28 (52.83%) VirtualBox
2 3 (5.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 28 (52.83%) Ansible
1 28 (52.83%) Docker Swarm
1 28 (52.83%) Kubernetes
2 25 (47.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) Cloudera
1 28 (52.83%) Hortonworks
2 25 (47.17%) Google
3 24 (45.28%) IBM
4 14 (26.42%) Informatica
4 14 (26.42%) Talend
5 5 (9.43%) EMC
6 4 (7.55%) Adobe
6 4 (7.55%) Databricks
6 4 (7.55%) Dataiku
6 4 (7.55%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 4 (7.55%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.89%) Lattice Semiconductor