The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 57 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.42% 0.34% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 0.93% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.11% +12.00%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
Gloucestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
140 108 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.66% 36.86% 34.51%
Number of salaries quoted 97 85 82
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 Cheltenham

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 4 (100.00%) VHDL
1 4 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 4 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Verilog
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) FPGA Developer
1 2 (50.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior FPGA Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) VHDL
2 2 (50.00%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 4 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Xilinx