The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 159 148 153
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.027% 0.099% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.096% 0.33% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1037 913 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.03% 30.07% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 652 588 539
Average salary £41,500 £41,247 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.61% +3.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 Scotland

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in Scotland

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Edinburgh -10 1 £27,500 -35.29%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Electronics
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) VHDL
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Verilog
4 4 (50.00%) Tcl
4 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (50.00%) Physics
4 4 (50.00%) Xilinx
4 4 (50.00%) Video Processing
5 2 (25.00%) Business Development
5 2 (25.00%) CPLD
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) Process Management
6 1 (12.50%) EMC
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

General
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Design Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) VHDL
2 4 (50.00%) Verilog
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) Physics
3 2 (25.00%) CPLD
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Video Processing
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
1 5 (62.50%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Tcl
2 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (12.50%) EMC