The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 126 135 117
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.30% 0.10% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.23% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £47,250 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.34% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
702 874 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.44% 44.87% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 534 690 502
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Bristol region.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in Bristol

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Verilog
2 5 (83.33%) VHDL
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
4 3 (50.00%) Electronics
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) VBA
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) Ada
5 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (33.33%) Simulink
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) Cadence
5 2 (33.33%) Xilinx
5 2 (33.33%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (33.33%) Altera
5 2 (33.33%) Synopsys
5 2 (33.33%) UML
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (33.33%) JTAG
5 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
5 2 (33.33%) DO-178B

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Field-Programmable Gate Array. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 2 (33.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) LabVIEW
1 2 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Automotive
3 2 (33.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Principal Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Verilog
2 5 (83.33%) VHDL
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) ASIC
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) SystemC
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Ada
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (16.67%) Tcl
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) JTAG
1 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
1 2 (33.33%) DO-178B
1 2 (33.33%) DO-254
1 2 (33.33%) DO-160
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Cadence
1 2 (33.33%) Xilinx
1 2 (33.33%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (33.33%) Altera
1 2 (33.33%) Synopsys
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