The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altera products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Altera over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Altera Corporation.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altera
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Altera 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.21% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £51,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
Altera
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
530 758 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.51% 41.20% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 426 583 634
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £31,661
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Altera
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Altera across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Altera Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Altera
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Altera across the Cambridge region.

Altera Salary Trend in Cambridge

Altera
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Altera 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 Altera.

1 7 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (100.00%) Xilinx
2 6 (85.71%) Verilog
3 4 (57.14%) VHDL
4 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) Data Conversion
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Firmware
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Device Driver

Altera
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Altera 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 Altera. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) FPGA Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Design Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Hardware Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (85.71%) Verilog
3 4 (57.14%) VHDL
4 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
5 1 (14.29%) Data Conversion
5 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (14.29%) EMC