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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Altera
Rank 920 912 918
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Altera 23 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.021% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.049% 0.044% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 12
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £94,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.74%

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
46600 49972 49120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.75% 47.58% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38154 41021 38847
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 14 February 2016 within the UK.

Altera Salary Histogram in the UK

Altera
Top 18 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 14 February 2016. 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 +5 21 £47,500 - 3
South East +1 9 £50,500 +6.31% 1
Hampshire +12 4 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +5 4 £37,500 -
Leicestershire +2 4 £37,500 -
North West - 4 £47,500 - 1
London - 4 - -
Cheshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
Winsford - 3 £47,500 - 1
Andover - 3 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex -11 2 £52,500 +23.52%
Scotland - 2 £45,000 -
Newbury - 2 £52,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
Dunfermline - 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -

Altera
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 45 (95.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 43 (91.49%) VHDL
3 34 (72.34%) Electronics
4 26 (55.32%) Firmware
5 25 (53.19%) Xilinx
5 25 (53.19%) Degree
6 24 (51.06%) Schematic Capture
7 23 (48.94%) C
8 20 (42.55%) C++
9 14 (29.79%) Verilog
10 11 (23.40%) Linux
10 11 (23.40%) Python
11 10 (21.28%) Synplicity
11 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
11 10 (21.28%) 3G
11 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
11 10 (21.28%) Integration Testing
12 9 (19.15%) EMC
13 8 (17.02%) Tcl
13 8 (17.02%) Algorithms
14 7 (14.89%) Change Control
15 6 (12.77%) Ethernet
15 6 (12.77%) Image Processing
16 5 (10.64%) Cadence
16 5 (10.64%) MATLAB
16 5 (10.64%) Finance
16 5 (10.64%) Signal Processing
17 4 (8.51%) Embedded C
17 4 (8.51%) Assembly Language
17 4 (8.51%) C#

Altera
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Project
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) 3G
2 6 (12.77%) Ethernet
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) Wideband
4 1 (2.13%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 34 (72.34%) Electronics
2 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.64%) Finance
4 4 (8.51%) Aerospace
5 3 (6.38%) Games
6 2 (4.26%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Firmware Engineer
2 16 (34.04%) FPGA Engineer
3 15 (31.91%) Design Engineer
4 12 (25.53%) Hardware Engineer
5 11 (23.40%) Developer
5 11 (23.40%) FPGA Developer
6 9 (19.15%) Electronics Engineer
7 7 (14.89%) Firmware Developer
8 6 (12.77%) Senior FPGA Engineer
9 5 (10.64%) Digital Design Engineer
9 5 (10.64%) Senior Design Engineer
9 5 (10.64%) Senior Electronics Engineer
9 5 (10.64%) VHDL Design Engineer
9 5 (10.64%) VHDL Engineer
10 4 (8.51%) FPGA Design Engineer
10 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
10 4 (8.51%) Senior Systems Developer
10 4 (8.51%) Systems Developer
11 3 (6.38%) Hardware Design Engineer
11 3 (6.38%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (95.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 43 (91.49%) VHDL
3 14 (29.79%) Verilog
4 8 (17.02%) Algorithms
5 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.26%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (4.26%) ASIC
6 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.26%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (4.26%) Physics
6 2 (4.26%) SystemC
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Schematic Capture
2 10 (21.28%) Integration Testing
2 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
3 7 (14.89%) Change Control
4 6 (12.77%) Image Processing
5 5 (10.64%) Signal Processing
6 3 (6.38%) CAD
6 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.26%) Electronic Design Automation
7 2 (4.26%) Validation
8 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.13%) Network Design
8 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.13%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) C
2 20 (42.55%) C++
3 11 (23.40%) Python
4 8 (17.02%) Tcl
5 5 (10.64%) MATLAB
6 4 (8.51%) Assembly Language
6 4 (8.51%) C#
6 4 (8.51%) Embedded C
7 3 (6.38%) Perl
8 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) PhD
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) DO-254
2 1 (2.13%) ISO13485
System Software
1 26 (55.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) Xilinx
2 10 (21.28%) Synplicity
3 9 (19.15%) EMC
4 5 (10.64%) Cadence
5 2 (4.26%) Actel
5 2 (4.26%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 2 (4.26%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.26%) Synopsys
6 1 (2.13%) Atmel
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
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