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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 112 110 114
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 6 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% 0.32% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.72% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £56,250 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
863 697 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.08% 44.62% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 615 572 822
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 12 (60.00%) Electronics
2 9 (45.00%) C
3 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (30.00%) Line Management
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) ASIC
5 5 (25.00%) Assembly Language
5 5 (25.00%) VHDL
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) Marketing
6 4 (20.00%) C++
6 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (15.00%) GSM
7 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
7 3 (15.00%) EMC
7 3 (15.00%) MATLAB
7 3 (15.00%) 3G
7 3 (15.00%) Wireless
7 3 (15.00%) Verilog
7 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (15.00%) Signal Processing
8 2 (10.00%) Open Source
8 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (10.00%) ZigBee
8 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (15.00%) 3G
2 3 (15.00%) GSM
2 3 (15.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) ZigBee
3 2 (10.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (10.00%) 802.11
3 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 12 (60.00%) Electronics
2 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Design Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IC Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Hardware Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) STL
1 1 (5.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) ASIC
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) VHDL
3 3 (15.00%) Verilog
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (30.00%) Line Management
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) OOD
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) IC Design
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C
2 5 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 4 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (15.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.00%) Tcl
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) EMC
2 1 (5.00%) Magma
2 1 (5.00%) Cadence
2 1 (5.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (5.00%) Synopsys
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£65,000 DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k - £60k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k - £60k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago