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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England / North West
Rank 239 222 254
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +32
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 4 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.16% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.43% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +21.79%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
2391 2087 2411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.32% 37.00% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 1684 1994
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -25 4 £40,000 -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Xilinx
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Video Processing
3 2 (50.00%) VHDL
3 2 (50.00%) HNC
3 2 (50.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) MISRA
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) HND
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
1 2 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Video Processing
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) HNC
3 1 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Xilinx