The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 99 82 75
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 1 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.099% 1.17% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 4.26% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
280 305 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.83% 27.50% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 233 243 168
Average salary £41,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
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 Kent

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in Kent

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) VHDL
1 5 (100.00%) Atmel
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Atmel