The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CPLD in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CPLD over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Complex Programmable Logic Device (CPLD)
UK
Rank 844 922 946
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +24
Permanent jobs citing CPLD 9 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.025% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.027% 0.058% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 3
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £38,500 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £38,400
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +18.05%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33626 42903 42482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.51% 42.74% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 27404 34379 34424
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CPLD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CPLD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CPLD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CPLD
Salary Trend

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

CPLD Salary Trend in the UK

CPLD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CPLD over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 within the UK.

CPLD Salary Histogram in the UK

CPLD
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CPLD within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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 +74 9 £41,500 -2.35%
South West +18 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Gloucestershire -8 5 £40,000 +3.89%
South East +58 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Brighton +20 4 £50,000 +5.26%
East Sussex +12 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Cheltenham - 3 £40,000 -
Gloucester -13 2 £38,750 +0.64%

CPLD
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing CPLD 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 CPLD.

1 23 (100.00%) Electronics
2 18 (78.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 13 (56.52%) Schematic Capture
4 12 (52.17%) EMC
4 12 (52.17%) Firmware
5 11 (47.83%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
7 9 (39.13%) C
8 8 (34.78%) VHDL
9 7 (30.43%) OrCAD
9 7 (30.43%) Cadence
10 5 (21.74%) 2G
10 5 (21.74%) 3G
10 5 (21.74%) GPRS
10 5 (21.74%) GSM
10 5 (21.74%) UMTS
10 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
10 5 (21.74%) Infor M3
10 5 (21.74%) RS-232
10 5 (21.74%) RS-485
11 4 (17.39%) Project Management
12 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
12 1 (4.35%) C#
12 1 (4.35%) VB

CPLD
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 7 (30.43%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) 2G
1 5 (21.74%) 3G
1 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
1 5 (21.74%) GPRS
1 5 (21.74%) GSM
1 5 (21.74%) RS-232
1 5 (21.74%) RS-485
1 5 (21.74%) UMTS
General
1 23 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Hardware Engineer
2 13 (56.52%) Electronics Engineer
3 10 (43.48%) Embedded Engineer
3 10 (43.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (43.48%) FPGA Engineer
3 10 (43.48%) Software Engineer
4 8 (34.78%) Design Engineer
4 8 (34.78%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Electronics Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior
7 1 (4.35%) Junior Electronics Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) PCB Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior PCB Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (47.83%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (34.78%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Schematic Capture
2 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) VB
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) EMC
2 7 (30.43%) Cadence