The 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 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 100 90 113
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 14 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.80% 1.37% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.64% 2.89% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 9
Average salary £65,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
855 693 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.58% 47.60% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 613 546 698
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 19 December 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 19 December 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 10 (45.45%) Electronics
2 9 (40.91%) VHDL
3 6 (27.27%) Xilinx
3 6 (27.27%) C
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
4 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Release Management
4 5 (22.73%) Signal Processing
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (22.73%) Verilog
4 5 (22.73%) OpenCL
5 4 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (18.18%) Assembly Language
5 4 (18.18%) MATLAB
5 4 (18.18%) Wireless
5 4 (18.18%) Firmware
5 4 (18.18%) Marketing
6 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
6 3 (13.64%) Military
6 3 (13.64%) 3G
6 3 (13.64%) GSM
6 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
6 3 (13.64%) Chemistry
6 3 (13.64%) EMC
6 3 (13.64%) VBA
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Linux
7 2 (9.09%) C++
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Wireless
2 3 (13.64%) GSM
2 3 (13.64%) 3G
3 2 (9.09%) Bluetooth
3 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 2 (9.09%) ZigBee
General
1 10 (45.45%) Electronics
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing
4 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
4 3 (13.64%) Military
5 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Design Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Electronics Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Digital Design Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Software Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) VHDL
2 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
3 5 (22.73%) Verilog
4 4 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (13.64%) Chemistry
6 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) ASIC
7 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
1 5 (22.73%) Release Management
1 5 (22.73%) Signal Processing
1 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) C
2 4 (18.18%) Assembly Language
2 4 (18.18%) MATLAB
3 3 (13.64%) VBA
4 2 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Xilinx
2 3 (13.64%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) Altera
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