The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 176 191 195
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.028% 0.076% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.078% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1283 1337 1407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.25% 33.93% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 1083 1218
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £50,500
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 Manchester

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Altera
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Altera