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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 401 395 411
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 36 46 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.62% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 45 27
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 £31,800 £32,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,000 £48,500
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
7817 7410 8119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.25% 34.86% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5892 6055 6774
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 £64,000 £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 1 October 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 1 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
Oxfordshire - 10 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +5 6 £42,500 +14.86% 4
Hampshire -4 6 £42,500 +8.97% 3
Surrey -5 4 £46,000 +49.59% 5
Berkshire - 4 £50,000 - 5
Kent -6 2 £42,500 -5.55%
East Sussex -40 2 - - 1
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 49 (65.33%) C
2 46 (61.33%) Degree
3 42 (56.00%) C++
4 40 (53.33%) VHDL
5 39 (52.00%) Electronics
6 31 (41.33%) Physics
7 27 (36.00%) Embedded C
8 24 (32.00%) Embedded C++
8 24 (32.00%) Algorithms
9 23 (30.67%) Security Cleared
10 22 (29.33%) Linux
11 21 (28.00%) Firmware
11 21 (28.00%) Image Processing
12 19 (25.33%) Computer Science
12 19 (25.33%) Mathematics
13 18 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
14 17 (22.67%) Signal Processing
15 15 (20.00%) Device Driver
16 14 (18.67%) Digital Signal Processing
16 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
17 13 (17.33%) PhD
18 12 (16.00%) Altera
19 10 (13.33%) ASIC
19 10 (13.33%) Wireless
19 10 (13.33%) Xilinx
20 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
21 8 (10.67%) Embedded Systems
21 8 (10.67%) Verilog
22 7 (9.33%) Java
22 7 (9.33%) Assembly Language

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (2.67%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Wireless
2 5 (6.67%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (1.33%) VLAN
3 1 (1.33%) Firewall
3 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.33%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 39 (52.00%) Electronics
2 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.00%) Military
4 2 (2.67%) Finance
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 18 (24.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) FPGA Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Principal Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) FPGA Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Graduate
5 8 (10.67%) DSP Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Design Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Development Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Junior
9 3 (4.00%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Research Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior Hardware Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) FPGA Designer
10 2 (2.67%) Graduate Programmer
10 2 (2.67%) Designer
10 2 (2.67%) Programmer
11 1 (1.33%) FPGA Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) JSP
2 2 (2.67%) OpenCL
2 2 (2.67%) OpenMP
3 1 (1.33%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (53.33%) VHDL
2 31 (41.33%) Physics
3 24 (32.00%) Algorithms
4 19 (25.33%) Computer Science
4 19 (25.33%) Mathematics
5 15 (20.00%) Device Driver
6 10 (13.33%) ASIC
7 8 (10.67%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (10.67%) Verilog
8 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.67%) Cybernetics
9 2 (2.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) Linux
2 5 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.33%) pSOS
3 1 (1.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.33%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.33%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) Image Processing
2 18 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
3 17 (22.67%) Signal Processing
4 14 (18.67%) Digital Signal Processing
4 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
5 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.67%) Information Security
8 4 (5.33%) Project Management
9 3 (4.00%) CAD
9 3 (4.00%) Video Processing
10 2 (2.67%) Numerical Analysis
10 2 (2.67%) Communications Security
10 2 (2.67%) Line Management
10 2 (2.67%) Validation
10 2 (2.67%) Information Management
11 1 (1.33%) Requirements Management
11 1 (1.33%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (65.33%) C
2 42 (56.00%) C++
3 27 (36.00%) Embedded C
4 24 (32.00%) Embedded C++
5 7 (9.33%) Java
5 7 (9.33%) Assembly Language
6 4 (5.33%) Python
7 3 (4.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.33%) PowerHouse
8 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (61.33%) Degree
2 23 (30.67%) Security Cleared
3 13 (17.33%) PhD
4 5 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (28.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Altera
2 10 (13.33%) Xilinx
3 4 (5.33%) Atmel
4 3 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (1.33%) Cadence
5 1 (1.33%) Intel
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