The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank - 110 75
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.064% 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.19% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
439 529 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.16% 33.63% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 268 322 221
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £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 Edinburgh

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (50.00%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL
1 1 (50.00%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254