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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England / South West
Rank 207 227 229
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 18 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.36% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 0.89% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 8
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £42,550
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%

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
1763 2236 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.11% 39.99% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1389 1721 1636
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,245 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -4 11 £36,000 -6.49% 1
Bristol - 4 £57,500 -
Devon +1 3 £37,500 -3.84%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 21 (80.77%) Electronics
2 17 (65.38%) VHDL
3 15 (57.69%) Degree
4 14 (53.85%) C
5 13 (50.00%) EMC
6 12 (46.15%) Schematic Capture
7 11 (42.31%) Firmware
8 8 (30.77%) C++
9 7 (26.92%) Perl
9 7 (26.92%) Tcl
9 7 (26.92%) Cadence
9 7 (26.92%) CPLD
9 7 (26.92%) OrCAD
9 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
10 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
11 4 (15.38%) C#
11 4 (15.38%) Python
11 4 (15.38%) Bluetooth
11 4 (15.38%) WLAN
11 4 (15.38%) Validation
11 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
11 4 (15.38%) 802.15
11 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (15.38%) Wireless
11 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 4 (15.38%) Xilinx
11 4 (15.38%) Physics
11 4 (15.38%) NFC
11 4 (15.38%) LTE

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (26.92%) OrCAD
2 1 (3.85%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) 802.15
1 4 (15.38%) Bluetooth
1 4 (15.38%) LTE
1 4 (15.38%) NFC
1 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (15.38%) Wireless
1 4 (15.38%) WLAN
2 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.85%) CMake
2 1 (3.85%) CppUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 21 (80.77%) Electronics
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Automotive
3 3 (11.54%) Avionics
3 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Design Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Design Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Wireless Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Development Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Development Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) FPGA Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.85%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) VHDL
2 7 (26.92%) CPLD
3 4 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (15.38%) Physics
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) ASIC
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Schematic Capture
2 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Test Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Validation
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Regression Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Line Management
6 2 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management
7 1 (3.85%) Electronic Design Automation
7 1 (3.85%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
7 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Open Source
7 1 (3.85%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C
2 8 (30.77%) C++
3 7 (26.92%) Perl
3 7 (26.92%) Tcl
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
5 4 (15.38%) C#
5 4 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) EMC
2 7 (26.92%) Cadence
3 4 (15.38%) Xilinx
4 3 (11.54%) Altera
5 1 (3.85%) Actel
5 1 (3.85%) Atmel
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) Mentor Graphics
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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