The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 96 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.59% 0.32% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.94% 0.92% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +42.30%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
360 326 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.25% 34.98% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 277 258 279
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Gloucestershire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -8 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Gloucester +5 1 £47,500 +32.86%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
South West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (80.00%) C++
1 8 (80.00%) VHDL
2 7 (70.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) Embedded C++
4 5 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 5 (50.00%) Signal Processing
5 4 (40.00%) Xilinx
5 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
5 4 (40.00%) Electronics
6 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (30.00%) Firmware
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Verilog
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
8 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (10.00%) Physics
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (10.00%) ASIC
8 1 (10.00%) Electronic Design Automation
8 1 (10.00%) Java
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (10.00%) Coaching

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (40.00%) Electronics
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) FPGA Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Firmware Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior FPGA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) FPGA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) VHDL
2 3 (30.00%) Verilog
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 5 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) Embedded C++
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Xilinx