The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CPLD in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CPLD over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Complex Programmable Logic Device (CPLD)
Rank 909 945 932
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -13
Permanent jobs citing CPLD 25 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.058% 0.012% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 3
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%

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
43083 42816 42062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.49% 40.19% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34581 34631 32783
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CPLD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CPLD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

CPLD Salary Histogram in the UK

CPLD
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CPLD within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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
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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 25 £42,500 +8.97% 4
South East +27 10 £47,500 +21.01% 3
South West +9 10 £40,500 +15.71% 1
East Sussex - 6 £47,500 -
Dorset +10 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Weymouth +3 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Brighton - 5 £47,500 -
Gloucester - 5 £38,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £38,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
Lincolnshire - 5 £40,000 -
Kent - 2 £37,000 - 3
Hampshire +9 1 £42,500 +18.05%
West Sussex -2 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £42,500 -
Dartford - 1 £40,000 - 2
Lewes - 1 £45,000 -

CPLD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing CPLD 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 CPLD.

1 53 (98.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 50 (92.59%) Electronics
3 34 (62.96%) EMC
4 21 (38.89%) Firmware
4 21 (38.89%) C
5 19 (35.19%) Embedded Systems
5 19 (35.19%) VHDL
6 18 (33.33%) Degree
7 15 (27.78%) Physics
7 15 (27.78%) Ethernet
8 14 (25.93%) CAD
9 10 (18.52%) Six Sigma
9 10 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
10 8 (14.81%) OrCAD
10 8 (14.81%) Schematic Capture
11 5 (9.26%) Cadence
11 5 (9.26%) Apple
12 4 (7.41%) Verilog
12 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
13 3 (5.56%) Atmel
13 3 (5.56%) RS-232
13 3 (5.56%) RS-485
13 3 (5.56%) Aerospace
13 3 (5.56%) Embedded C
13 3 (5.56%) C++
14 2 (3.70%) Embedded C++
14 2 (3.70%) Linux
14 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
14 2 (3.70%) ThreadX

CPLD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing CPLD 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 CPLD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (14.81%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) Ethernet
2 10 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.56%) RS-232
3 3 (5.56%) RS-485
4 2 (3.70%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 50 (92.59%) Electronics
2 3 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.70%) Military
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Electronics Engineer
2 20 (37.04%) Embedded Engineer
2 20 (37.04%) Hardware Engineer
3 16 (29.63%) Audio Engineer
3 16 (29.63%) FPGA Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Team Leader
5 5 (9.26%) Design Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Electrical Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Electronics Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Firmware Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Graduate
8 1 (1.85%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Graduate Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 53 (98.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 19 (35.19%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (35.19%) VHDL
3 15 (27.78%) Physics
4 4 (7.41%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
1 2 (3.70%) ThreadX
1 2 (3.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) CAD
2 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
2 10 (18.52%) Six Sigma
3 8 (14.81%) Schematic Capture
4 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (1.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) C
2 3 (5.56%) C++
2 3 (5.56%) Embedded C
3 2 (3.70%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.85%) MISRA
2 1 (1.85%) MISRA C
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 34 (62.96%) EMC
2 5 (9.26%) Apple
2 5 (9.26%) Cadence
3 3 (5.56%) Atmel
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cornwall
ProgresSWest
Salary: Up to £40,000 per year DoE
Posted: 26 days ago
Dartford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Dartford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago