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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Altera over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Altera
Rank 900 952 983
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +31
Permanent jobs citing Altera 11 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.015% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.033% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 6
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £58,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,750 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%

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
43873 51547 55786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.67% 46.98% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35763 41430 45208
Median salary £47,328 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.17% -
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 median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Altera
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Altera as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Altera within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 11 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Leicestershire - 6 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 6 £50,000 -
South East +32 2 £45,000 -2.70%
North West +18 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Hampshire +10 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £50,000 -
Winsford - 2 £50,000 -
Andover - 2 £45,000 -
East of England +29 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -5 1 - -

Altera
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Altera also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Altera.

1 37 (94.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 35 (89.74%) VHDL
3 22 (56.41%) Xilinx
4 18 (46.15%) C
5 16 (41.03%) Electronics
5 16 (41.03%) Schematic Capture
6 14 (35.90%) Verilog
6 14 (35.90%) Linux
6 14 (35.90%) Python
7 13 (33.33%) Degree
8 12 (30.77%) Image Processing
9 11 (28.21%) Firmware
10 10 (25.64%) MATLAB
10 10 (25.64%) C++
10 10 (25.64%) Tcl
10 10 (25.64%) Signal Processing
11 7 (17.95%) Synplicity
11 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
12 6 (15.38%) Aerospace
13 5 (12.82%) 3G
13 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
13 5 (12.82%) Wideband
13 5 (12.82%) Data Acquisition
14 4 (10.26%) DO-254
14 4 (10.26%) Finance
15 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
15 3 (7.69%) Cadence
15 3 (7.69%) EMC
15 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
16 2 (5.13%) Algorithms

Altera
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) 3G
1 5 (12.82%) Wideband
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
General
1 16 (41.03%) Electronics
2 6 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 4 (10.26%) Finance
4 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
1 12 (30.77%) FPGA Developer
1 12 (30.77%) FPGA Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Electronics Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Senior Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Senior Systems Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Systems Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Design Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Hardware Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Firmware Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Senior Electronics Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Senior Design Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior FPGA Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) FPGA Design Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) VHDL Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Firmware Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Hardware Design Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Principal Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 37 (94.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 35 (89.74%) VHDL
3 14 (35.90%) Verilog
4 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.56%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Schematic Capture
2 12 (30.77%) Image Processing
3 10 (25.64%) Signal Processing
4 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.82%) Data Acquisition
5 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.13%) CAD
6 2 (5.13%) Change Control
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (5.13%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.56%) CAE
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Validation
7 1 (2.56%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) C
2 14 (35.90%) Python
3 10 (25.64%) C++
3 10 (25.64%) MATLAB
3 10 (25.64%) Tcl
4 2 (5.13%) Assembly Language
4 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) PhD
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) DO-254
2 2 (5.13%) ISO13485
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Xilinx
2 7 (17.95%) Synplicity
3 3 (7.69%) Cadence
3 3 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (2.56%) Actel
4 1 (2.56%) Mentor Graphics
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