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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altera
Rank 886 923 869
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -54
Permanent jobs citing Altera 6 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.011% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 9
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £45,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £62,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%

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
50532 54660 51810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.14% 46.72% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40962 43828 42353
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 £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Altera Salary Histogram in the UK

Altera
Top 11 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 31 July 2015. 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 +20 6 £42,500 -5.55% 3
South East +2 4 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Andover - 3 £42,500 - 2
Hampshire - 3 £42,500 - 2
East of England - 2 £43,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £36,000 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £36,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £50,000 -

Altera
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 26 (96.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 22 (81.48%) Xilinx
3 18 (66.67%) VHDL
4 16 (59.26%) Verilog
5 13 (48.15%) Electronics
6 10 (37.04%) Algorithms
7 9 (33.33%) Firmware
8 8 (29.63%) C
9 7 (25.93%) EMC
10 6 (22.22%) Degree
10 6 (22.22%) C++
11 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
12 4 (14.81%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (14.81%) Device Driver
13 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
13 3 (11.11%) 3G
13 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
13 3 (11.11%) Data Conversion
13 3 (11.11%) Synplicity
14 2 (7.41%) Image Processing
14 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
14 2 (7.41%) Physics
14 2 (7.41%) JIRA
14 2 (7.41%) Embedded C
14 2 (7.41%) Subversion
14 2 (7.41%) QNX
14 2 (7.41%) VB
14 2 (7.41%) UNIX
14 2 (7.41%) Windows
14 2 (7.41%) Linux

Altera
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.70%) Simulink
1 1 (3.70%) Stateflow
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) 3G
2 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) GSM
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (3.70%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 13 (48.15%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Military
3 1 (3.70%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) FPGA Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Design Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Hardware Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Electronics Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Digital Design Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior FPGA Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (96.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 18 (66.67%) VHDL
3 16 (59.26%) Verilog
4 10 (37.04%) Algorithms
5 4 (14.81%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (14.81%) Device Driver
6 3 (11.11%) Data Conversion
7 2 (7.41%) CPLD
7 2 (7.41%) Physics
7 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
3 2 (7.41%) Image Processing
3 2 (7.41%) Signal Processing
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.70%) Requirements Management
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (3.70%) UML
4 1 (3.70%) CAE
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Workflow
4 1 (3.70%) Validation
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) C
2 6 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (7.41%) VB
3 2 (7.41%) VC++
3 2 (7.41%) Embedded C
3 2 (7.41%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Xilinx
2 7 (25.93%) EMC
3 3 (11.11%) Synplicity
4 2 (7.41%) QNX
5 1 (3.70%) MKS
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (3.70%) Atmel
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