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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 767 751 684
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -67
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 120 143 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.34% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 88 100 150
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £32,000 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.74%

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
40287 42468 41015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.63% 39.67% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32176 32896 33610
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 0 118 £45,000 - 80
South East -5 55 £47,500 +1.60% 19
East of England -34 16 £42,500 +13.33% 27
Hampshire +12 15 £48,750 - 2
London +1 14 £55,000 -31.25% 5
West Midlands -19 14 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Surrey +10 13 £50,000 +20.75% 9
Cambridge -15 12 £48,500 +7.77% 10
Cambridgeshire -16 12 £48,500 +38.57% 14
Fareham - 12 £52,500 - 1
South West +2 10 £35,500 -29.00% 8
West Sussex - 9 £42,500 -
Guildford +10 8 £50,000 +53.84% 6
Staffordshire +1 8 £47,500 +35.71% 3
East Midlands +29 7 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Oxfordshire +6 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Stafford +3 5 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Gloucestershire 0 5 £35,500 -29.00% 3
Worcestershire -3 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Malvern -3 5 £42,500 +6.25%
East Sussex -25 5 - -
Brighton -26 5 - -
Crawley - 5 £41,250 -
Derby - 5 £37,500 - 1
Derbyshire - 5 £37,500 - 3
Oxford +7 4 - -
Cheltenham -5 4 £35,500 -29.00%
Bristol - 4 £40,750 - 3
Kent - 4 £42,500 - 4
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £50,000 -

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 110 (46.81%) Electronics
2 109 (46.38%) VHDL
3 103 (43.83%) Degree
4 85 (36.17%) C
5 71 (30.21%) C++
6 60 (25.53%) Firmware
7 47 (20.00%) Xilinx
8 45 (19.15%) Software Engineering
8 45 (19.15%) Signal Processing
9 44 (18.72%) Physics
10 43 (18.30%) Embedded Systems
11 42 (17.87%) Verilog
12 38 (16.17%) Telecoms
13 37 (15.74%) Altera
14 35 (14.89%) Algorithms
15 34 (14.47%) Computer Science
15 34 (14.47%) CAD
15 34 (14.47%) EMC
16 29 (12.34%) Finance
16 29 (12.34%) MATLAB
17 26 (11.06%) Military
17 26 (11.06%) Assembly Language
17 26 (11.06%) Linux
18 25 (10.64%) Security Cleared
19 23 (9.79%) ASIC
20 22 (9.36%) TCP/IP
21 21 (8.94%) Project Management
21 21 (8.94%) Embedded Software Development
22 20 (8.51%) Manufacturing
23 19 (8.09%) Simulink

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 1 (0.43%) IIS
1 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (8.09%) Simulink
2 3 (1.28%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.43%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.36%) TCP/IP
2 19 (8.09%) Ethernet
3 11 (4.68%) SAN
4 9 (3.83%) Wireless
5 6 (2.55%) Multicast
5 6 (2.55%) Wireshark
5 6 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.28%) LTE
6 3 (1.28%) WiMAX
6 3 (1.28%) UMTS
7 2 (0.85%) SSL
7 2 (0.85%) DVB
7 2 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.85%) Software-Defined Radio
8 1 (0.43%) InfiniBand
8 1 (0.43%) Profibus
8 1 (0.43%) Network Security
8 1 (0.43%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 1 (0.43%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 10 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.28%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.28%) LabVIEW
3 2 (0.85%) Subversion
3 2 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.85%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.43%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.43%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.43%) LLVM
4 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.43%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.43%) RequisitePro
General
1 110 (46.81%) Electronics
2 38 (16.17%) Telecoms
3 29 (12.34%) Finance
4 26 (11.06%) Military
5 20 (8.51%) Manufacturing
6 17 (7.23%) Aerospace
7 11 (4.68%) Avionics
8 8 (3.40%) Banking
9 6 (2.55%) Automotive
10 4 (1.70%) Marketing
11 1 (0.43%) Interactive Media
11 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (26.81%) Electronics Engineer
2 55 (23.40%) Hardware Engineer
3 34 (14.47%) Design Engineer
4 28 (11.91%) FPGA Engineer
5 27 (11.49%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 20 (8.51%) Software Engineer
7 18 (7.66%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (5.96%) Developer
9 13 (5.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 12 (5.11%) Senior Design Engineer
11 10 (4.26%) FPGA Design Engineer
12 9 (3.83%) Architect
12 9 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (3.83%) Hardware Design Engineer
13 8 (3.40%) Administrator
13 8 (3.40%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (3.40%) C++ Software Engineer
13 8 (3.40%) Network Architect
13 8 (3.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 8 (3.40%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.26%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (2.98%) MFC
2 7 (2.98%) OpenCL
3 6 (2.55%) STL
3 6 (2.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (1.70%) XML
5 3 (1.28%) .NET
5 3 (1.28%) Qt
6 2 (0.85%) JSP
6 2 (0.85%) HTML
7 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.43%) CSS
7 1 (0.43%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.43%) JNI
7 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.43%) WDF
7 1 (0.43%) JSON
7 1 (0.43%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 109 (46.38%) VHDL
2 44 (18.72%) Physics
3 43 (18.30%) Embedded Systems
4 42 (17.87%) Verilog
5 35 (14.89%) Algorithms
6 34 (14.47%) Computer Science
7 23 (9.79%) ASIC
8 19 (8.09%) Mathematics
9 18 (7.66%) Device Driver
10 14 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (3.40%) Replication
11 8 (3.40%) Clustering
12 6 (2.55%) CPLD
13 5 (2.13%) Chip and PIN
14 4 (1.70%) Visualisation
15 3 (1.28%) Chemistry
16 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
16 2 (0.85%) DTV
16 2 (0.85%) STB
16 2 (0.85%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.06%) Linux
2 11 (4.68%) UNIX
3 10 (4.26%) Windows
4 8 (3.40%) SUSE
4 8 (3.40%) Debian
4 8 (3.40%) Fedora
4 8 (3.40%) Ubuntu
4 8 (3.40%) CentOS
4 8 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.98%) Solaris
6 3 (1.28%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.28%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.43%) pSOS
7 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (19.15%) Software Engineering
1 45 (19.15%) Signal Processing
2 34 (14.47%) CAD
3 21 (8.94%) Project Management
3 21 (8.94%) Embedded Software Development
4 19 (8.09%) Digital Signal Processing
5 14 (5.96%) Mentoring
5 14 (5.96%) Low Latency
6 11 (4.68%) Coaching
6 11 (4.68%) Line Management
7 10 (4.26%) Performance Analysis
7 10 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (4.26%) Data Analysis
8 9 (3.83%) Validation
8 9 (3.83%) Business Development
8 9 (3.83%) UML
8 9 (3.83%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 8 (3.40%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (3.40%) OO
9 8 (3.40%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 85 (36.17%) C
2 71 (30.21%) C++
3 29 (12.34%) MATLAB
4 26 (11.06%) Assembly Language
5 15 (6.38%) Embedded C
5 15 (6.38%) Java
6 14 (5.96%) Python
7 13 (5.53%) Perl
8 9 (3.83%) C#
8 9 (3.83%) Embedded C++
9 8 (3.40%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.40%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.55%) Tcl
11 5 (2.13%) VBA
12 3 (1.28%) SQL
12 3 (1.28%) Ada
13 2 (0.85%) VB
13 2 (0.85%) VC++
13 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 103 (43.83%) Degree
2 25 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.23%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.26%) Chartered Engineer
5 5 (2.13%) PhD
6 4 (1.70%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.85%) VCP4
8 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.68%) DO-254
2 9 (3.83%) IEC 61508
3 8 (3.40%) JTAG
4 4 (1.70%) DO-178B
5 3 (1.28%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.85%) DO-160
7 1 (0.43%) QA
7 1 (0.43%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 60 (25.53%) Firmware
2 8 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.40%) Nagios
1 8 (3.40%) ZABBIX
1 8 (3.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (20.00%) Xilinx
2 37 (15.74%) Altera
3 34 (14.47%) EMC
4 11 (4.68%) Cadence
5 8 (3.40%) Patsystems
5 8 (3.40%) GL TRADE
5 8 (3.40%) VMware
5 8 (3.40%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.40%) NYFIX
6 6 (2.55%) Juniper
6 6 (2.55%) Cisco
6 6 (2.55%) SolarWinds
7 5 (2.13%) Atmel
8 4 (1.70%) Synopsys
8 4 (1.70%) BT
9 3 (1.28%) Green Hills
9 3 (1.28%) IBM
9 3 (1.28%) Intel
10 2 (0.85%) Mentor Graphics
11 1 (0.43%) Agilent
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