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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 743 741 723
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 135 152 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.38% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 92 104 133
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%

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
39946 40425 41926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.73% 39.40% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32278 31516 34930
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 2015. 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 -15 133 £47,500 +5.55% 71
South East -11 64 £50,000 +11.11% 35
East of England -33 18 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Surrey +11 17 £50,000 +53.84% 14
Hampshire -7 16 £47,500 - 6
Cambridgeshire -10 15 £55,000 +69.23% 9
Cambridge -14 15 £55,000 +69.23% 9
West Midlands -5 14 £45,000 +12.50% 4
London -19 14 £60,000 -27.27% 4
South West -2 13 £35,500 -29.00% 9
Fareham - 13 £52,500 - 3
Guildford +4 12 £50,000 +53.84% 6
West Sussex +4 11 £37,500 -10.71%
Staffordshire +11 10 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Brighton -15 9 - -
East Sussex -20 9 - -
East Midlands +22 8 £38,750 -3.12% 4
Crawley +1 8 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire 0 7 £61,250 +36.11% 6
Stafford +6 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Derbyshire +24 5 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Gloucestershire -5 5 £35,500 -29.00% 6
Oxford -6 5 - - 1
Derby - 5 £37,500 - 2
Bristol -2 4 £40,750 -9.44% 3
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £50,000 -
Worcestershire +10 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Malvern -4 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Cheltenham -14 3 £35,500 -29.00% 1
Uxbridge - 3 £60,000 -

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 107 (45.92%) VHDL
2 106 (45.49%) Electronics
2 106 (45.49%) Degree
3 91 (39.06%) C
4 73 (31.33%) C++
5 59 (25.32%) Firmware
6 48 (20.60%) Signal Processing
7 45 (19.31%) Software Engineering
8 42 (18.03%) Xilinx
8 42 (18.03%) Physics
9 41 (17.60%) Embedded Systems
10 40 (17.17%) Telecoms
11 38 (16.31%) Verilog
11 38 (16.31%) Computer Science
12 34 (14.59%) CAD
13 33 (14.16%) Finance
14 32 (13.73%) EMC
15 31 (13.30%) Altera
16 30 (12.88%) Algorithms
17 29 (12.45%) Assembly Language
18 27 (11.59%) MATLAB
19 26 (11.16%) Military
20 24 (10.30%) Linux
20 24 (10.30%) Security Cleared
21 22 (9.44%) Manufacturing
22 21 (9.01%) ASIC
22 21 (9.01%) Digital Signal Processing
23 20 (8.58%) Project Management
23 20 (8.58%) Ethernet
24 19 (8.15%) TCP/IP

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (1.29%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (7.30%) Simulink
2 2 (0.86%) Mathematica
2 2 (0.86%) MS Project
2 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.58%) Ethernet
2 19 (8.15%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.15%) Wireless
4 8 (3.43%) SAN
5 6 (2.58%) Multicast
5 6 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (2.58%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.29%) WiMAX
6 3 (1.29%) LTE
6 3 (1.29%) UMTS
7 2 (0.86%) Software-Defined Radio
7 2 (0.86%) DVB
7 2 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.86%) SSL
8 1 (0.43%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 1 (0.43%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.43%) GSM
8 1 (0.43%) HTTP
8 1 (0.43%) Internet
8 1 (0.43%) 3G
Development Applications
1 9 (3.86%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.72%) Subversion
3 3 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.29%) IntelliJ
3 3 (1.29%) LabVIEW
3 3 (1.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.86%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (0.86%) WinDbg
4 2 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.86%) Hudson
4 2 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.43%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.43%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.43%) GNU Toolchain
5 1 (0.43%) LLVM
5 1 (0.43%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 106 (45.49%) Electronics
2 40 (17.17%) Telecoms
3 33 (14.16%) Finance
4 26 (11.16%) Military
5 22 (9.44%) Manufacturing
6 17 (7.30%) Aerospace
7 11 (4.72%) Avionics
8 9 (3.86%) Banking
9 5 (2.15%) Marketing
9 5 (2.15%) Automotive
10 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.43%) Front Office
10 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (26.18%) Electronics Engineer
2 51 (21.89%) Hardware Engineer
3 31 (13.30%) Design Engineer
4 25 (10.73%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 23 (9.87%) FPGA Engineer
6 22 (9.44%) Developer
7 20 (8.58%) Software Engineer
8 18 (7.73%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (5.58%) Senior Design Engineer
10 11 (4.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 9 (3.86%) FPGA Design Engineer
11 9 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.86%) Architect
11 9 (3.86%) FPGA Developer
12 8 (3.43%) Principal Engineer
12 8 (3.43%) Network Architect
13 6 (2.58%) Senior FPGA Engineer
13 6 (2.58%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (2.58%) Administrator
13 6 (2.58%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.29%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (3.00%) .NET
3 6 (2.58%) OpenCL
3 6 (2.58%) STL
3 6 (2.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (2.15%) HTML
5 4 (1.72%) MFC
5 4 (1.72%) XML
6 3 (1.29%) JNI
6 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.29%) Silverlight
6 3 (1.29%) JSON
6 3 (1.29%) OpenGL
6 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.29%) CSS
6 3 (1.29%) REST
6 3 (1.29%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (1.29%) Direct3D
7 2 (0.86%) JSP
8 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 107 (45.92%) VHDL
2 42 (18.03%) Physics
3 41 (17.60%) Embedded Systems
4 38 (16.31%) Verilog
4 38 (16.31%) Computer Science
5 30 (12.88%) Algorithms
6 21 (9.01%) ASIC
7 18 (7.73%) Mathematics
8 17 (7.30%) Device Driver
9 14 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (2.58%) Replication
10 6 (2.58%) Clustering
10 6 (2.58%) Visualisation
10 6 (2.58%) CPLD
11 5 (2.15%) Chip and PIN
12 3 (1.29%) Chemistry
12 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (1.29%) Streaming Video
13 2 (0.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.30%) Linux
2 12 (5.15%) Windows
3 8 (3.43%) UNIX
4 6 (2.58%) SUSE
4 6 (2.58%) Debian
4 6 (2.58%) Fedora
4 6 (2.58%) CentOS
4 6 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.58%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.15%) Solaris
6 4 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.29%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.43%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.43%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.60%) Signal Processing
2 45 (19.31%) Software Engineering
3 34 (14.59%) CAD
4 21 (9.01%) Digital Signal Processing
5 20 (8.58%) Project Management
6 17 (7.30%) Embedded Software Development
7 15 (6.44%) Low Latency
8 14 (6.01%) Mentoring
9 12 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (4.72%) Line Management
11 10 (4.29%) Coaching
11 10 (4.29%) Performance Analysis
12 9 (3.86%) Business Development
12 9 (3.86%) Data Analysis
12 9 (3.86%) Validation
12 9 (3.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (3.43%) OO
14 7 (3.00%) TDD
14 7 (3.00%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (3.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 91 (39.06%) C
2 73 (31.33%) C++
3 29 (12.45%) Assembly Language
4 27 (11.59%) MATLAB
5 17 (7.30%) Embedded C
5 17 (7.30%) Java
6 13 (5.58%) Python
7 12 (5.15%) Perl
7 12 (5.15%) C#
8 10 (4.29%) Embedded C++
9 6 (2.58%) Tcl
9 6 (2.58%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.58%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.15%) VBA
10 5 (2.15%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.72%) SQL
12 3 (1.29%) Ada
13 1 (0.43%) Ruby
13 1 (0.43%) C-shell
13 1 (0.43%) VC++
Qualifications
1 106 (45.49%) Degree
2 24 (10.30%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.30%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.86%) Chartered Engineer
5 6 (2.58%) PhD
6 3 (1.29%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.72%) DO-254
2 9 (3.86%) IEC 61508
3 8 (3.43%) JTAG
4 4 (1.72%) DO-178B
5 3 (1.29%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.86%) DO-160
7 1 (0.43%) QA
7 1 (0.43%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 59 (25.32%) Firmware
2 6 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.58%) Puppet
1 6 (2.58%) Nagios
1 6 (2.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 42 (18.03%) Xilinx
2 32 (13.73%) EMC
3 31 (13.30%) Altera
4 11 (4.72%) Cadence
5 6 (2.58%) Juniper
5 6 (2.58%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.58%) Cisco
5 6 (2.58%) NYFIX
5 6 (2.58%) VMware
5 6 (2.58%) SolarWinds
5 6 (2.58%) Patsystems
5 6 (2.58%) GL TRADE
6 4 (1.72%) Synopsys
7 3 (1.29%) Atmel
7 3 (1.29%) IBM
7 3 (1.29%) BT
8 2 (0.86%) Intel
8 2 (0.86%) Mentor Graphics
9 1 (0.43%) Green Hills
9 1 (0.43%) Agilent
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