The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 242 248 242
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 2 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.030% 0.057% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.17% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £39,000 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2263 2384 2388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.16% 34.19% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1827 1840 1953
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in the North West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
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 Field-Programmable Gate Array within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
Cumbria - 2 £39,000 -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) CPLD
2 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 2 (66.67%) VHDL
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) MFC
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) 3D Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) CAD
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Altera
3 1 (33.33%) Mechatronics

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL
1 2 (66.67%) CPLD
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) 3D Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
3 1 (33.33%) Altera
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Salary: £4000 - £47500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago