The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altera products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Altera over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Altera Corporation.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Altera
Rank 227 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Altera 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.072% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.74%
Altera
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2294 3079 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.19% 43.82% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1904 2616 2472
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Altera
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Altera across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Altera Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Altera
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Altera across the North West region.

Altera Salary Trend in the North West

Altera
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Altera within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Cheshire - 4 £47,500 -
Altera
England

Altera
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Altera 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 Altera.

1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
2 5 (83.33%) VHDL
2 5 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
3 3 (50.00%) Wideband
4 2 (33.33%) Xilinx
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Verilog
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) CAD
5 1 (16.67%) Atmel
5 1 (16.67%) Actel
5 1 (16.67%) Mechatronics
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Altera
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Altera 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 Altera. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Wideband
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Design Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Design Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Hardware Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) VHDL Design Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (83.33%) VHDL
2 1 (16.67%) Mechatronics
2 1 (16.67%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (16.67%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Xilinx
2 1 (16.67%) Actel
2 1 (16.67%) Atmel
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft