The first 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 69 80 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 12 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.59% 1.28% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.56% 4.93% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £43,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
263 223 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 34.93% 26.02% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 199 163 220
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,726 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
Surrey

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Histogram in Guildford

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
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
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 August 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
General
1 12 (52.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Hardware Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Graduate
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) FPGA Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Design Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Junior
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%) Firmware
2 14 (60.87%) Device Driver
2 14 (60.87%) Mathematics
2 14 (60.87%) Physics
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Image Processing
2 5 (21.74%) Digital Signal Processing
2 5 (21.74%) Signal Processing
2 5 (21.74%) Information Security
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%) Altera
1 1 (4.35%) Xilinx