The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altera products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Altera over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Altera
Rank 439 451 443
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Altera 9 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.062% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.093% 0.12% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 3
Average salary £50,500 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.31% -3.06%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9698 10544 9918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.39% 50.51% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8089 8387 7736
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,025
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 South East

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

Altera Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Altera
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Altera Salary Trend in the South East

Altera
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Altera within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 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
Hampshire +20 4 £47,500 -
West Sussex -10 2 £52,500 +23.52%
Berkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Kent - 1 - -
Altera
England

Altera
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 25 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 24 (96.00%) VHDL
3 23 (92.00%) Firmware
3 23 (92.00%) Electronics
3 23 (92.00%) Schematic Capture
4 21 (84.00%) Degree
5 12 (48.00%) Xilinx
6 11 (44.00%) Integration Testing
6 11 (44.00%) 3G
6 11 (44.00%) C
6 11 (44.00%) C++
6 11 (44.00%) Synplicity
6 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (36.00%) Algorithms
7 9 (36.00%) EMC
7 9 (36.00%) Manufacturing
8 8 (32.00%) Change Control
9 3 (12.00%) Games
9 3 (12.00%) Verilog
9 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
10 2 (8.00%) Cadence
10 2 (8.00%) Avionics
10 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
10 2 (8.00%) CAD
10 2 (8.00%) Finance
10 2 (8.00%) PhD
10 2 (8.00%) MS Project
10 2 (8.00%) DO-254
10 2 (8.00%) OpenCL
11 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills

Altera
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) 3G
2 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 23 (92.00%) Electronics
2 9 (36.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.00%) Games
4 2 (8.00%) Avionics
4 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Developer
4 8 (32.00%) Firmware Developer
4 8 (32.00%) FPGA Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Design Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Broadcast Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) VHDL Design Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) VHDL Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Engineering Manager
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior FPGA Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 24 (96.00%) VHDL
3 9 (36.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (12.00%) Verilog
5 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Schematic Capture
2 11 (44.00%) Integration Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.00%) CAD
6 1 (4.00%) Image Processing
6 1 (4.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C
1 11 (44.00%) C++
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 23 (92.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Xilinx
2 11 (44.00%) Synplicity
3 9 (36.00%) EMC
4 2 (8.00%) Cadence
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft