The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altera products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Altera over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Altera Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altera
Rank 862 861 869
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Altera 18 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.017% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.034% 0.035% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 20
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £95,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52922 51507 53578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.90% 47.79% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43371 41141 45089
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Altera
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Altera within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Altera Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Altera
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Altera within the UK.

Altera Salary Trend in the UK

Altera
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Altera over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Altera Salary Histogram in the UK

Altera
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Altera within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
England -2 18 £47,500 -3.06% 5
South East -6 10 £47,500 +5.55% 1
West Sussex - 5 - -
Crawley - 5 - -
Fareham - 4 £47,500 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 - 2
South West -9 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £45,000 - 2
Bristol - 2 - -
Stafford - 2 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands +17 1 - -
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £60,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £60,000 -
Loughborough - 1 - -
Runcorn - 1 £35,000 -
East of England - 1 £60,000 - 1

Altera
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Altera 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 Altera.

1 25 (96.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 21 (80.77%) Xilinx
3 15 (57.69%) Electronics
3 15 (57.69%) Degree
4 12 (46.15%) VHDL
5 10 (38.46%) ASIC
6 9 (34.62%) Firmware
7 8 (30.77%) Cadence
7 8 (30.77%) Physics
7 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 7 (26.92%) C
8 7 (26.92%) Aerospace
8 7 (26.92%) Avionics
8 7 (26.92%) DO-254
9 6 (23.08%) CAD
9 6 (23.08%) MATLAB
9 6 (23.08%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Simulink
10 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
10 5 (19.23%) Military
10 5 (19.23%) Signal Processing
10 5 (19.23%) Line Management
11 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
11 4 (15.38%) Verilog
11 4 (15.38%) Digital Signal Processing
11 4 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (11.54%) Chip and PIN
12 3 (11.54%) LabVIEW
12 3 (11.54%) PLM
12 3 (11.54%) IEC 61508

Altera
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Altera 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 Altera. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Simulink
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) DECT
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) GCC
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (57.69%) Electronics
2 7 (26.92%) Aerospace
2 7 (26.92%) Avionics
3 6 (23.08%) Finance
4 5 (19.23%) Military
4 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (7.69%) Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Electronics Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Design Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Hardware Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Design Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
6 2 (7.69%) FPGA Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (3.85%) FPGA Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (96.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 12 (46.15%) VHDL
3 10 (38.46%) ASIC
4 8 (30.77%) Physics
4 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (15.38%) Verilog
6 3 (11.54%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
7 1 (3.85%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) CAD
2 5 (19.23%) Signal Processing
2 5 (19.23%) Line Management
3 4 (15.38%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (11.54%) PLM
5 2 (7.69%) Information Management
5 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Communications Security
6 1 (3.85%) Image Processing
6 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Validation
6 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) C
2 6 (23.08%) MATLAB
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) VBA
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) DO-254
2 3 (11.54%) IEC 61508
3 2 (7.69%) DO-160
4 1 (3.85%) QA
4 1 (3.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Xilinx
2 8 (30.77%) Cadence
3 2 (7.69%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (7.69%) Synopsys
4 1 (3.85%) Actel
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
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