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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altera
Rank 870 931 874
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -57
Permanent jobs citing Altera 20 2 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.002% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.004% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 24
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%

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
52036 56135 54562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.04% 46.75% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41684 44973 44458
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 £71,225 £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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Altera Salary Histogram in the UK

Altera
Top 20 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 April 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 +30 19 £55,000 +29.41% 6
London - 8 £55,000 -
East of England - 5 £55,000 - 2
South East +17 4 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £53,250 - 2
Cambridge - 4 £53,250 - 2
Hampshire - 2 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
North Wales - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Horsham - 1 £42,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £45,000 -
Brighton - 1 £47,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Southampton - 1 £35,000 -

Altera
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 34 (82.93%) Xilinx
3 26 (63.41%) VHDL
4 18 (43.90%) Verilog
5 16 (39.02%) Electronics
5 16 (39.02%) Firmware
6 15 (36.59%) C
7 11 (26.83%) Degree
7 11 (26.83%) Algorithms
8 10 (24.39%) Avionics
8 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
8 10 (24.39%) Finance
9 9 (21.95%) Aerospace
9 9 (21.95%) Cadence
9 9 (21.95%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (21.95%) DO-254
10 8 (19.51%) Signal Processing
10 8 (19.51%) Military
11 7 (17.07%) CAD
11 7 (17.07%) MATLAB
11 7 (17.07%) Simulink
11 7 (17.07%) Line Management
12 6 (14.63%) Digital Signal Processing
12 6 (14.63%) EMC
13 5 (12.20%) Chip and PIN
13 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
13 5 (12.20%) C++
13 5 (12.20%) PLM
14 4 (9.76%) IEC 61508
14 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills

Altera
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Simulink
2 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.88%) MS Project
3 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.44%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) Wireless
2 1 (2.44%) GSM
2 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) LabVIEW
1 2 (4.88%) Subversion
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Bugzilla
General
1 16 (39.02%) Electronics
2 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
2 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 10 (24.39%) Avionics
3 9 (21.95%) Aerospace
4 8 (19.51%) Military
5 2 (4.88%) Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) FPGA Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Design Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Hardware Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Design Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Leader
6 4 (9.76%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Engineering Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Senior FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 41 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 26 (63.41%) VHDL
3 18 (43.90%) Verilog
4 11 (26.83%) Algorithms
5 9 (21.95%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (12.20%) Chip and PIN
7 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (9.76%) Device Driver
8 3 (7.32%) Data Conversion
9 2 (4.88%) ASIC
9 2 (4.88%) CPLD
9 2 (4.88%) Physics
10 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.88%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Signal Processing
2 7 (17.07%) CAD
2 7 (17.07%) Line Management
3 6 (14.63%) Digital Signal Processing
4 5 (12.20%) PLM
5 2 (4.88%) Information Management
5 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.88%) Communications Security
5 2 (4.88%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.44%) UML
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.44%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.44%) CAE
6 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.44%) Project Management
6 1 (2.44%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Workflow
6 1 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) C
2 7 (17.07%) MATLAB
3 5 (12.20%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) Perl
4 2 (4.88%) VB
4 2 (4.88%) VBA
4 2 (4.88%) VC++
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded C
4 2 (4.88%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.44%) Tcl
5 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) PhD
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) DO-254
2 4 (9.76%) IEC 61508
3 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.88%) DO-160
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) Firmware
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) Xilinx
2 9 (21.95%) Cadence
3 6 (14.63%) EMC
4 3 (7.32%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (4.88%) Synopsys
5 2 (4.88%) QNX
6 1 (2.44%) MKS
6 1 (2.44%) Google
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