The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 111 118 115
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 12 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.66% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.64% 0.71% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 5
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
732 563 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.55% 33.87% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 540 477 576
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
Cambridgeshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in Cambridge

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 27 (65.85%) Electronics
2 18 (43.90%) VHDL
3 17 (41.46%) C
4 12 (29.27%) Degree
5 11 (26.83%) Verilog
5 11 (26.83%) MATLAB
6 10 (24.39%) C++
6 10 (24.39%) ASIC
7 8 (19.51%) Marketing
7 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
8 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
8 7 (17.07%) Linux
8 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
9 6 (14.63%) Python
9 6 (14.63%) Perl
9 6 (14.63%) Project Management
9 6 (14.63%) Signal Processing
10 5 (12.20%) Wireless
10 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
10 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
10 5 (12.20%) Assembly Language
11 4 (9.76%) Tcl
11 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (7.32%) Open Source
12 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
12 3 (7.32%) Digital Signal Processing
12 3 (7.32%) Time Management
12 3 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (7.32%) Video Processing
12 3 (7.32%) Lattice Semiconductor

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (2.44%) Simulink
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
2 5 (12.20%) Wireless
3 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (7.32%) 802.11
4 2 (4.88%) Bluetooth
4 2 (4.88%) GSM
4 2 (4.88%) 3G
4 2 (4.88%) ZigBee
5 1 (2.44%) IGMP
5 1 (2.44%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 1 (2.44%) RTSP
5 1 (2.44%) HTTP
5 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
General
1 27 (65.85%) Electronics
2 8 (19.51%) Marketing
3 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Electronics Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Design Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Junior
3 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Hardware Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) FPGA Design Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) FPGA Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Graduate
7 1 (2.44%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) IC Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) VHDL
2 11 (26.83%) Verilog
3 10 (24.39%) ASIC
4 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
5 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.32%) Open Source
6 3 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (7.32%) Device Driver
6 3 (7.32%) Cryptography
6 3 (7.32%) Firmware
7 2 (4.88%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (4.88%) Physics
8 1 (2.44%) STB
8 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
8 1 (2.44%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
2 6 (14.63%) Project Management
2 6 (14.63%) Signal Processing
3 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.32%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (7.32%) Time Management
4 3 (7.32%) Video Processing
4 3 (7.32%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (7.32%) TDD
4 3 (7.32%) OOD
4 3 (7.32%) OO
5 2 (4.88%) Analytics
6 1 (2.44%) Validation
6 1 (2.44%) IC Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) C
2 11 (26.83%) MATLAB
3 10 (24.39%) C++
4 6 (14.63%) Python
4 6 (14.63%) Perl
5 5 (12.20%) Assembly Language
6 4 (9.76%) Tcl
7 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.32%) VB6
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded C++
7 3 (7.32%) VB
8 2 (4.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 3 (7.32%) EMC
2 1 (2.44%) Synopsys
2 1 (2.44%) Magma
2 1 (2.44%) Cadence
2 1 (2.44%) Intel