The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xilinx products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xilinx over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Xilinx, Inc.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xilinx
Rank 873 867 853
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Xilinx 24 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.021% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% 0.044% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 30
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,100 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £95,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -2.63%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53677 52238 54362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.93% 47.71% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 43991 41767 45784
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Xilinx
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xilinx within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Xilinx Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Xilinx
Salary Trend

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

Xilinx Salary Trend in the UK

Xilinx
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xilinx over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Xilinx Salary Histogram in the UK

Xilinx
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xilinx within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +3 24 £42,500 -34.61% 6
South East +18 10 £37,500 - 4
Crawley +5 5 - -
West Sussex +2 5 - -
East of England -18 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Cambridge - 5 £42,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £42,500 - 1
South West -1 4 £40,000 +8.10% 1
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire -13 2 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Stafford - 2 £45,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Bristol - 2 - -
London +14 1 £52,500 -40.00%
Loughborough - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £52,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Xilinx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Xilinx 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 Xilinx.

1 36 (81.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 21 (47.73%) VHDL
2 21 (47.73%) Altera
3 19 (43.18%) C
3 19 (43.18%) Degree
4 17 (38.64%) Electronics
5 16 (36.36%) Signal Processing
6 13 (29.55%) C++
7 10 (22.73%) ASIC
7 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
8 9 (20.45%) Algorithms
8 9 (20.45%) Firmware
8 9 (20.45%) Physics
9 8 (18.18%) Linux
9 8 (18.18%) Cadence
9 8 (18.18%) Finance
10 7 (15.91%) Aerospace
10 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
10 7 (15.91%) Avionics
10 7 (15.91%) MATLAB
10 7 (15.91%) DO-254
11 6 (13.64%) DVB
11 6 (13.64%) Verilog
11 6 (13.64%) MPEG
11 6 (13.64%) CAD
11 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
11 6 (13.64%) Line Management
12 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (11.36%) Simulink
12 5 (11.36%) OpenCL

Xilinx
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Xilinx 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 Xilinx. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Simulink
2 2 (4.55%) MS Project
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) DVB
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
2 1 (2.27%) DECT
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) LabVIEW
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) GCC
4 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (38.64%) Electronics
2 8 (18.18%) Finance
3 7 (15.91%) Aerospace
3 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 7 (15.91%) Avionics
4 5 (11.36%) Military
5 2 (4.55%) Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Electronics Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Design Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Digital Design Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) FPGA Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.82%) Development Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) FPGA Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (81.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 21 (47.73%) VHDL
3 10 (22.73%) ASIC
3 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
4 9 (20.45%) Physics
4 9 (20.45%) Algorithms
5 6 (13.64%) MPEG
5 6 (13.64%) Verilog
6 3 (6.82%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (6.82%) CAN bus
7 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
8 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows CE
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Signal Processing
2 6 (13.64%) Line Management
2 6 (13.64%) CAD
2 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
5 3 (6.82%) PLM
6 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.55%) Information Management
6 2 (4.55%) Coaching
6 2 (4.55%) Communications Security
7 1 (2.27%) V-Model
7 1 (2.27%) Image Processing
7 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.27%) OO
7 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.27%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) C
2 13 (29.55%) C++
3 7 (15.91%) MATLAB
4 4 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 4 (9.09%) Embedded C++
5 3 (6.82%) Java
6 2 (4.55%) Perl
6 2 (4.55%) VBA
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) DO-254
2 3 (6.82%) IEC 61508
3 2 (4.55%) DO-160
4 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.27%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Altera
2 8 (18.18%) Cadence
3 3 (6.82%) EMC
4 2 (4.55%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (4.55%) Synopsys
4 2 (4.55%) Actel
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