The 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 408 392 389
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 34 43 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.59% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 30
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £50,000
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7939 7334 8221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.19% 34.63% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5997 5993 6876
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Oxfordshire - 8 - - 7
Hampshire -7 7 £32,500 -22.61% 3
Buckinghamshire +10 6 £42,500 +14.86% 3
Surrey -3 5 £46,000 +2.22% 5
Berkshire +2 4 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Kent -10 2 £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 22 September 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 50 (67.57%) C
2 44 (59.46%) C++
2 44 (59.46%) Degree
3 41 (55.41%) VHDL
4 36 (48.65%) Electronics
5 29 (39.19%) Embedded C
6 27 (36.49%) Physics
7 26 (35.14%) Embedded C++
8 23 (31.08%) Security Cleared
9 22 (29.73%) Linux
10 21 (28.38%) Firmware
10 21 (28.38%) Image Processing
11 19 (25.68%) Mathematics
11 19 (25.68%) Signal Processing
11 19 (25.68%) Kalman Filter
12 17 (22.97%) Computer Science
13 16 (21.62%) Digital Signal Processing
14 15 (20.27%) Device Driver
15 14 (18.92%) Mentoring
16 13 (17.57%) PhD
17 11 (14.86%) Wireless
18 10 (13.51%) Altera
19 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
20 8 (10.81%) ASIC
20 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
20 8 (10.81%) Verilog
20 8 (10.81%) Xilinx
20 8 (10.81%) Embedded Systems
21 7 (9.46%) Java
21 7 (9.46%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) Wireless
2 5 (6.76%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.35%) IPv6
3 1 (1.35%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 36 (48.65%) Electronics
2 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.05%) Military
4 2 (2.70%) Finance
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Hardware Engineer
1 16 (21.62%) Electronics Engineer
2 11 (14.86%) FPGA Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) DSP Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Principal Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) FPGA Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Graduate
6 7 (9.46%) Design Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Development Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Junior
9 3 (4.05%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) Research Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) Graduate Programmer
10 2 (2.70%) Designer
10 2 (2.70%) FPGA Designer
10 2 (2.70%) Programmer
11 1 (1.35%) Systems Engineer
11 1 (1.35%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) JSP
2 2 (2.70%) OpenCL
2 2 (2.70%) OpenMP
3 1 (1.35%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (55.41%) VHDL
2 27 (36.49%) Physics
3 21 (28.38%) Firmware
4 19 (25.68%) Mathematics
5 17 (22.97%) Computer Science
6 15 (20.27%) Device Driver
7 8 (10.81%) ASIC
7 8 (10.81%) Verilog
7 8 (10.81%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.70%) Cybernetics
9 2 (2.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Linux
2 5 (6.76%) Windows
3 1 (1.35%) pSOS
3 1 (1.35%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.35%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.35%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) Image Processing
2 19 (25.68%) Signal Processing
2 19 (25.68%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (21.62%) Digital Signal Processing
4 14 (18.92%) Mentoring
5 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
6 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.76%) Information Security
8 4 (5.41%) Project Management
9 3 (4.05%) Video Processing
10 2 (2.70%) Numerical Analysis
10 2 (2.70%) Communications Security
10 2 (2.70%) Line Management
10 2 (2.70%) Information Management
10 2 (2.70%) Validation
11 1 (1.35%) CAD
11 1 (1.35%) Requirements Management
11 1 (1.35%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (67.57%) C
2 44 (59.46%) C++
3 29 (39.19%) Embedded C
4 26 (35.14%) Embedded C++
5 7 (9.46%) Java
6 6 (8.11%) Assembly Language
7 4 (5.41%) Python
8 3 (4.05%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.35%) PowerHouse
9 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (59.46%) Degree
2 23 (31.08%) Security Cleared
3 13 (17.57%) PhD
4 5 (6.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Altera
2 8 (10.81%) Xilinx
3 5 (6.76%) Atmel
4 1 (1.35%) EMC
4 1 (1.35%) Intel
4 1 (1.35%) Cadence
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