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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 105 101 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 12 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.80% 0.90% 1.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.70% 1.86% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 24
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +69.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
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
706 806 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.88% 48.58% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 482 582 614
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (52.38%) C
1 11 (52.38%) Verilog
2 9 (42.86%) Electronics
3 7 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 7 (33.33%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (28.57%) VHDL
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) EMC
4 6 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 6 (28.57%) Firmware
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) Signal Processing
5 5 (23.81%) LabVIEW
5 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (23.81%) ASIC
5 5 (23.81%) VB
6 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
7 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (4.76%) Concurrent Programming
8 1 (4.76%) Altera
8 1 (4.76%) CPLD
8 1 (4.76%) Xilinx
8 1 (4.76%) Physics
8 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
8 1 (4.76%) Military
8 1 (4.76%) Linux
8 1 (4.76%) POSIX
8 1 (4.76%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (42.86%) Electronics
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Electronics Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Audio Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Audio Software Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Design Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Digital Design Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Analogue Design Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Verilog
2 7 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 6 (28.57%) VHDL
4 5 (23.81%) ASIC
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (4.76%) CPLD
6 1 (4.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Mac OS X
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) Signal Processing
3 1 (4.76%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) EMC
2 1 (4.76%) Altera
2 1 (4.76%) Xilinx
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