The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 412 379 336
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -43
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 37 49 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.22% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.73% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 46
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6817 6692 6913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.98% 29.94% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5315 5532 5876
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in the South East

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Histogram in the South East

Field-Programmable Gate Array
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 Field-Programmable Gate Array within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
Surrey +1 21 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire +4 8 £31,500 -47.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 7 £45,000 -11.76% 1
Kent -23 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 45 (70.31%) C
1 45 (70.31%) VHDL
2 39 (60.94%) C++
3 34 (53.13%) Degree
4 30 (46.88%) Electronics
5 29 (45.31%) Embedded C
6 25 (39.06%) Embedded C++
7 21 (32.81%) Linux
8 20 (31.25%) Firmware
8 20 (31.25%) Security Cleared
9 18 (28.13%) Image Processing
10 15 (23.44%) Mathematics
10 15 (23.44%) Physics
10 15 (23.44%) Digital Signal Processing
10 15 (23.44%) Signal Processing
11 14 (21.88%) Device Driver
12 10 (15.63%) Wireless
13 9 (14.06%) Configuration Management
13 9 (14.06%) PhD
14 8 (12.50%) EMC
15 7 (10.94%) Assembly Language
16 6 (9.38%) Java
17 5 (7.81%) Altera
17 5 (7.81%) Atmel
17 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
18 4 (6.25%) Information Security
18 4 (6.25%) DV Cleared
18 4 (6.25%) JSP
19 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
19 3 (4.69%) Verilog

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) Wireless
2 1 (1.56%) VLAN
2 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.56%) IPv6
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) LabVIEW
1 1 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 30 (46.88%) Electronics
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Military
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Hardware Engineer
2 16 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 16 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) DSP Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) FPGA Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Graduate
6 6 (9.38%) Developer
6 6 (9.38%) FPGA Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Junior
8 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Development Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Principal Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) FPGA Design Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) RF Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Digital Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) JSP
2 1 (1.56%) Flash
2 1 (1.56%) OpenMP
2 1 (1.56%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (70.31%) VHDL
2 20 (31.25%) Firmware
3 15 (23.44%) Mathematics
3 15 (23.44%) Physics
4 14 (21.88%) Device Driver
5 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.69%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (4.69%) Verilog
6 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.56%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Image Processing
2 15 (23.44%) Digital Signal Processing
2 15 (23.44%) Signal Processing
3 9 (14.06%) Configuration Management
4 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.25%) Information Security
6 2 (3.13%) Requirements Management
6 2 (3.13%) Electronic Design Automation
7 1 (1.56%) Video Processing
7 1 (1.56%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 45 (70.31%) C
2 39 (60.94%) C++
3 29 (45.31%) Embedded C
4 25 (39.06%) Embedded C++
5 7 (10.94%) Assembly Language
6 6 (9.38%) Java
7 2 (3.13%) VB
7 2 (3.13%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.56%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 34 (53.13%) Degree
2 20 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 9 (14.06%) PhD
4 4 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) EMC
2 5 (7.81%) Altera
2 5 (7.81%) Atmel
3 1 (1.56%) Cadence
3 1 (1.56%) Xilinx
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago