The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 226 234 225
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 21 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.22% 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 0.65% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -29.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2303 2008 2136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.52% 33.35% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1752 1622 1722
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

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

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in the South West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Histogram in the South West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 8 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
Dorset +14 9 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Gloucestershire +3 7 £38,500 +8.45% 2
Wiltshire +1 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Devon +4 1 £39,000 +13.04%
Bristol -5 1 £43,000 +5.52% 1
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 30 (76.92%) Electronics
2 24 (61.54%) VHDL
3 17 (43.59%) C
4 16 (41.03%) Ethernet
4 16 (41.03%) EMC
5 15 (38.46%) CPLD
6 14 (35.90%) C++
7 11 (28.21%) C#
7 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
8 10 (25.64%) Six Sigma
8 10 (25.64%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (23.08%) Firmware
9 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
10 7 (17.95%) Linux
10 7 (17.95%) Degree
11 6 (15.38%) OrCAD
12 5 (12.82%) Schematic Capture
12 5 (12.82%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (12.82%) Algorithms
12 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
12 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
12 5 (12.82%) Embedded C
12 5 (12.82%) Apple
12 5 (12.82%) MATLAB
12 5 (12.82%) Cadence
13 4 (10.26%) Assembly Language
13 4 (10.26%) Xilinx
13 4 (10.26%) Altera
13 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (7.69%) Functional Testing

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (15.38%) OrCAD
2 1 (2.56%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) Ethernet
2 10 (25.64%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (7.69%) 3G
4 2 (5.13%) 2G
4 2 (5.13%) LTE
4 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) 4G
5 1 (2.56%) Broadband
5 1 (2.56%) Network Security
5 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 30 (76.92%) Electronics
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Avionics
4 1 (2.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 8 (20.51%) Design Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Electronics Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Digital Design Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) FPGA Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) ASIC Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior ASIC Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Electronics Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (61.54%) VHDL
2 15 (38.46%) CPLD
3 5 (12.82%) Algorithms
3 5 (12.82%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (7.69%) Physics
5 2 (5.13%) ASIC
5 2 (5.13%) Device Driver
5 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.13%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.56%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
2 10 (25.64%) Six Sigma
3 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.82%) Schematic Capture
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.69%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.13%) Migration
7 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
7 2 (5.13%) Validation
7 2 (5.13%) V-Model
8 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.56%) OO
8 1 (2.56%) OOP
8 1 (2.56%) Open Source
8 1 (2.56%) Project Management
8 1 (2.56%) UML
8 1 (2.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) C
2 14 (35.90%) C++
3 11 (28.21%) C#
4 5 (12.82%) Embedded C
4 5 (12.82%) MATLAB
5 4 (10.26%) Assembly Language
6 2 (5.13%) Python
6 2 (5.13%) Tcl
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.56%) DO-160
1 1 (2.56%) DO-178B
1 1 (2.56%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) EMC
2 5 (12.82%) Apple
2 5 (12.82%) Cadence
3 4 (10.26%) Altera
3 4 (10.26%) Xilinx
4 1 (2.56%) QNX
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
G2 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cornwall
ProgresSWest
Salary: Up to £40,000 per year DoE
Posted: 26 days ago