The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank - 77 70
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.55% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.01% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +2.56%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
253 199 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 39.16% 27.37% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 214 166 226
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Electronics
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) C
3 4 (66.67%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (50.00%) Simulink
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) VHDL
4 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (33.33%) API Development
5 2 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
5 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
5 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (50.00%) Simulink
2 1 (16.67%) Stateflow
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) VHDL
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Verilog
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) API Development
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) MKS
2 1 (16.67%) Altera