The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 799 727 693
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -34
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 105 134 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 72 113 148
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £62,000 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
43065 40944 45107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.69% 38.94% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33681 33257 37930
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in the UK

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Histogram in the UK

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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 -76 99 £42,500 -5.55% 50
South East -22 34 £42,500 -5.55% 22
East Midlands +8 26 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Derbyshire - 19 £37,500 - 1
East of England -29 18 £45,000 - 10
Derby - 18 £37,500 - 1
Cambridge +1 9 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Cambridgeshire -6 9 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Oxfordshire - 8 - - 7
Hampshire -11 7 £32,500 -22.61% 3
Buckinghamshire -4 6 £42,500 +14.86% 2
South West -17 6 £45,000 +16.12% 11
London -56 6 £70,000 -17.64% 2
Leicestershire - 6 £35,000 -
Surrey -8 5 £46,000 +5.14% 6
West Midlands -24 5 £50,000 +37.93%
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Southampton +1 4 £42,000 +35.48% 1
Berkshire -3 4 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Suffolk - 4 £42,500 - 2
Guildford +8 3 £46,000 +5.14% 1
Gloucestershire -8 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Staffordshire -8 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Norfolk - 3 £45,000 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £50,000 -
Norwich - 3 £45,000 - 1
Loughborough - 3 £35,000 -
Kent -8 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Hertfordshire -23 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Leicester - 2 £42,500 -

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 132 (57.89%) C
2 114 (50.00%) Degree
3 109 (47.81%) C++
4 104 (45.61%) Electronics
5 101 (44.30%) VHDL
6 74 (32.46%) Software Engineering
7 65 (28.51%) Firmware
8 53 (23.25%) Linux
9 51 (22.37%) Embedded C
10 39 (17.11%) Device Driver
10 39 (17.11%) Computer Science
11 38 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
12 35 (15.35%) Signal Processing
13 33 (14.47%) Embedded C++
14 31 (13.60%) ASIC
14 31 (13.60%) Security Cleared
15 29 (12.72%) Physics
16 28 (12.28%) EMC
16 28 (12.28%) Manufacturing
17 27 (11.84%) MATLAB
17 27 (11.84%) Windows
18 26 (11.40%) Xilinx
19 25 (10.96%) Aerospace
20 24 (10.53%) Project Management
20 24 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (10.53%) C#
20 24 (10.53%) Ethernet
20 24 (10.53%) Image Processing
21 23 (10.09%) Digital Signal Processing
21 23 (10.09%) Python

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 Field-Programmable Gate Array. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (1.75%) IIS
2 2 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (8.33%) Simulink
2 10 (4.39%) MS Visio
2 10 (4.39%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.88%) MS Office
3 2 (0.88%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.53%) Ethernet
2 20 (8.77%) Wireless
3 6 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.19%) Software-Defined Radio
5 4 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.32%) GSM
6 3 (1.32%) Bluetooth
6 3 (1.32%) 3G
6 3 (1.32%) 802.11
6 3 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (1.32%) LTE
7 2 (0.88%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.44%) TDMA
8 1 (0.44%) Firewall
8 1 (0.44%) HTTP
8 1 (0.44%) CDMA
8 1 (0.44%) IPv6
8 1 (0.44%) Internet
8 1 (0.44%) InfiniBand
8 1 (0.44%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 11 (4.82%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (3.51%) WinDbg
2 8 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.19%) Subversion
4 4 (1.75%) IntelliJ
5 3 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.32%) Hudson
5 3 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.44%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.44%) GNU Toolchain
6 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
General
1 104 (45.61%) Electronics
2 28 (12.28%) Manufacturing
3 25 (10.96%) Aerospace
4 16 (7.02%) Marketing
5 15 (6.58%) Telecoms
6 14 (6.14%) Finance
7 13 (5.70%) Military
8 10 (4.39%) Automotive
8 10 (4.39%) Avionics
9 5 (2.19%) Banking
10 3 (1.32%) Front Office
10 3 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.32%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (21.05%) Electronics Engineer
2 44 (19.30%) Design Engineer
3 39 (17.11%) Hardware Engineer
4 36 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 23 (10.09%) Developer
6 21 (9.21%) Systems Engineer
7 17 (7.46%) FPGA Engineer
8 15 (6.58%) Development Engineer
9 14 (6.14%) FPGA Developer
10 12 (5.26%) Graduate
11 11 (4.82%) Senior Design Engineer
11 11 (4.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 10 (4.39%) DSP Engineer
12 10 (4.39%) Principal Engineer
12 10 (4.39%) Electrical Engineer
13 8 (3.51%) Senior Hardware Engineer
13 8 (3.51%) Hardware Design Engineer
14 7 (3.07%) Senior Developer
14 7 (3.07%) Senior Software Engineer
15 6 (2.63%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.46%) .NET
2 15 (6.58%) Direct3D
2 15 (6.58%) OpenGL
3 7 (3.07%) JSP
4 6 (2.63%) HTML
5 4 (1.75%) JNI
5 4 (1.75%) Silverlight
5 4 (1.75%) JSON
5 4 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (1.75%) REST
5 4 (1.75%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.75%) CSS
5 4 (1.75%) XML
6 3 (1.32%) OpenCL
7 2 (0.88%) OpenMP
7 2 (0.88%) WDF
7 2 (0.88%) STL
8 1 (0.44%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 101 (44.30%) VHDL
2 65 (28.51%) Firmware
3 39 (17.11%) Device Driver
3 39 (17.11%) Computer Science
4 38 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 31 (13.60%) ASIC
6 29 (12.72%) Physics
7 22 (9.65%) Mathematics
8 20 (8.77%) Verilog
9 15 (6.58%) 3D Graphics
9 15 (6.58%) Streaming Video
10 14 (6.14%) Visualisation
11 13 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (4.39%) MPEG
13 6 (2.63%) CAN bus
14 4 (1.75%) CPLD
14 4 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 3 (1.32%) Management Information System
15 3 (1.32%) Open Source
15 3 (1.32%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 53 (23.25%) Linux
2 27 (11.84%) Windows
3 18 (7.89%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (1.75%) UNIX
5 2 (0.88%) Solaris
6 1 (0.44%) pSOS
6 1 (0.44%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.44%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.44%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (32.46%) Software Engineering
2 35 (15.35%) Signal Processing
3 24 (10.53%) Project Management
3 24 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (10.53%) Image Processing
4 23 (10.09%) Digital Signal Processing
5 22 (9.65%) Mentoring
6 20 (8.77%) Kalman Filter
7 18 (7.89%) Validation
8 14 (6.14%) OO
9 11 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (4.82%) Requirements Management
9 11 (4.82%) OOD
9 11 (4.82%) CAD
10 8 (3.51%) Line Management
10 8 (3.51%) Low Latency
10 8 (3.51%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.07%) Multithreading
12 6 (2.63%) TDD
13 5 (2.19%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 132 (57.89%) C
2 109 (47.81%) C++
3 51 (22.37%) Embedded C
4 33 (14.47%) Embedded C++
5 27 (11.84%) MATLAB
6 24 (10.53%) C#
7 23 (10.09%) Python
8 22 (9.65%) Assembly Language
9 18 (7.89%) Java
10 16 (7.02%) Perl
11 6 (2.63%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.19%) Tcl
13 4 (1.75%) SQL
14 3 (1.32%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.32%) Ruby
15 2 (0.88%) VB
16 1 (0.44%) VB6
16 1 (0.44%) VC++
16 1 (0.44%) Ada
16 1 (0.44%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 114 (50.00%) Degree
2 31 (13.60%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.46%) PhD
4 9 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.19%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.32%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.44%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.82%) QA
2 4 (1.75%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 28 (12.28%) EMC
2 26 (11.40%) Xilinx
3 15 (6.58%) Atmel
4 12 (5.26%) Altera
5 5 (2.19%) Cadence
5 5 (2.19%) Synopsys
6 3 (1.32%) Intel
7 2 (0.88%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (0.88%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 2 (0.88%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.88%) Magma
8 1 (0.44%) SAP
8 1 (0.44%) Sun
8 1 (0.44%) Twitter
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