Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for Signal Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Signal Processing over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signal Processing
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 60 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - -
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 0.69% 1.01% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Worcestershire median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% +29.31% -3.33%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 388 458 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 89.20% 92.71% 90.50%
Number of salaries quoted 306 411 396
Worcestershire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,625 £23,186 £22,125
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,500 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Signal Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Signal Processing in Worcestershire

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Signal Processing in Worcestershire

Signal Processing
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Malvern +8 3 £47,500 -2.56%
Signal Processing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (100.00%) FPGA Design
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) ASIC
3 1 (33.33%) VHDL
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) CPLD

Signal Processing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) ASIC
2 1 (33.33%) CPLD
2 1 (33.33%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (100.00%) FPGA Design
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware