The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 68 78 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 7 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.06% 1.25% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.14% 4.80% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
223 229 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 33.63% 25.99% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 172 159 220
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 23 (100.00%) VHDL
2 22 (95.65%) C++
3 21 (91.30%) C
4 20 (86.96%) Security Cleared
5 15 (65.22%) Image Processing
5 15 (65.22%) Degree
5 15 (65.22%) Linux
6 14 (60.87%) Embedded C
6 14 (60.87%) Firmware
6 14 (60.87%) Device Driver
6 14 (60.87%) Mathematics
6 14 (60.87%) Physics
6 14 (60.87%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (56.52%) Embedded C++
8 12 (52.17%) Electronics
9 8 (34.78%) PhD
10 5 (21.74%) Java
10 5 (21.74%) JSP
10 5 (21.74%) Wireless
10 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
10 5 (21.74%) Digital Signal Processing
10 5 (21.74%) Signal Processing
10 5 (21.74%) Information Security
10 5 (21.74%) Software-Defined Radio
11 1 (4.35%) Windows
11 1 (4.35%) Python
11 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (4.35%) Altera
11 1 (4.35%) Xilinx
11 1 (4.35%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (21.74%) Wireless
1 5 (21.74%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 12 (52.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Hardware Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) FPGA Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Graduate
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Design Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Junior
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) VHDL
2 14 (60.87%) Mathematics
2 14 (60.87%) Physics
2 14 (60.87%) Firmware
2 14 (60.87%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Image Processing
2 14 (60.87%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security
3 5 (21.74%) Digital Signal Processing
3 5 (21.74%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) C++
2 21 (91.30%) C
3 14 (60.87%) Embedded C
4 13 (56.52%) Embedded C++
5 5 (21.74%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) Security Cleared
2 15 (65.22%) Degree
3 8 (34.78%) PhD
4 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Xilinx
1 1 (4.35%) Altera