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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 262 237 247
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.013% 0.074% 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.042% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £35,000 £49,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2409 2187 2298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.01% 32.22% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1960 1784 1962
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 24 October 2014. 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 - 1 £35,000 - 2
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Altera
2 2 (66.67%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 2 (66.67%) Synopsys
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) SystemC
2 2 (66.67%) VHDL
2 2 (66.67%) Verilog
2 2 (66.67%) Cadence
2 2 (66.67%) IC Design
2 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 2 (66.67%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (66.67%) Electronic Design Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Tcl
2 2 (66.67%) ASIC
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) CAD
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mechatronics

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) ASIC
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL
1 2 (66.67%) Verilog
1 2 (66.67%) SystemC
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) IC Design
2 2 (66.67%) Electronic Design Automation
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Altera
2 2 (66.67%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 2 (66.67%) Synopsys
2 2 (66.67%) Cadence
2 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 2 (66.67%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
Salford
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, BUPA
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, bupa etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 10 days ago