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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xilinx
Rank 870 925 869
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -56
Permanent jobs citing Xilinx 26 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.013% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.050% 0.027% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 6
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%

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
51839 55739 53387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.97% 46.66% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41511 44782 43539
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 May 2015 within the UK.

Xilinx Salary Histogram in the UK

Xilinx
Top 26 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 4 May 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
(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 +44 26 £48,500 +38.57% 7
East of England +26 9 £48,500 +38.57% 3
London - 8 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire +15 6 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Cambridge - 6 £50,000 - 3
South East +20 5 £43,750 -12.50% 1
West Midlands - 3 £37,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £40,000 -
Worcester - 2 £36,250 - 1
Surrey +22 1 - -
Norwich +5 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Norfolk -1 1 £47,500 +15.15%
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Southampton - 1 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Essex - 1 £35,000 -
Chertsey - 1 - -
Horsham - 1 £42,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £45,000 -
Brighton - 1 £47,500 -
Maldon - 1 £35,000 -
Malvern - 1 £42,000 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -

Xilinx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 50 (96.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 34 (65.38%) VHDL
2 34 (65.38%) Altera
3 23 (44.23%) Electronics
4 20 (38.46%) Verilog
5 19 (36.54%) Algorithms
6 18 (34.62%) Firmware
7 15 (28.85%) C
8 13 (25.00%) Degree
9 12 (23.08%) Aerospace
10 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
11 10 (19.23%) Finance
11 10 (19.23%) C++
11 10 (19.23%) Avionics
11 10 (19.23%) Signal Processing
12 9 (17.31%) DO-254
12 9 (17.31%) EMC
12 9 (17.31%) Cadence
13 8 (15.38%) Military
13 8 (15.38%) MATLAB
13 8 (15.38%) Line Management
14 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (13.46%) OpenCL
14 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (13.46%) CAD
15 5 (9.62%) PLM
15 5 (9.62%) ASIC
15 5 (9.62%) Simulink
15 5 (9.62%) Chip and PIN
15 5 (9.62%) Windows

Xilinx
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 (9.62%) Simulink
2 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.85%) MS Project
3 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) SAN
2 2 (3.85%) Wireless
3 1 (1.92%) GSM
3 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.85%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 23 (44.23%) Electronics
2 12 (23.08%) Aerospace
3 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
4 10 (19.23%) Finance
4 10 (19.23%) Avionics
5 8 (15.38%) Military
6 3 (5.77%) Automotive
7 1 (1.92%) Marketing
7 1 (1.92%) Legal
7 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Design Engineer
1 19 (36.54%) FPGA Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Hardware Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Electronics Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) FPGA Design Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Digital Design Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Engineering Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Principal Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Senior Design Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Firmware Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Senior FPGA Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Telecoms Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) OpenCL
2 2 (3.85%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (96.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 34 (65.38%) VHDL
3 20 (38.46%) Verilog
4 19 (36.54%) Algorithms
5 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (9.62%) ASIC
6 5 (9.62%) Chip and PIN
7 4 (7.69%) CPLD
7 4 (7.69%) Physics
8 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
8 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
8 3 (5.77%) Data Conversion
8 3 (5.77%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (5.77%) Device Driver
9 2 (3.85%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.92%) Chemistry
10 1 (1.92%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) UNIX
3 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Signal Processing
2 8 (15.38%) Line Management
3 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (13.46%) CAD
4 5 (9.62%) PLM
5 3 (5.77%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.85%) Validation
6 2 (3.85%) Image Processing
6 2 (3.85%) 3D Visualisation
6 2 (3.85%) Communications Security
6 2 (3.85%) Information Management
6 2 (3.85%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.92%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.92%) V-Model
7 1 (1.92%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (1.92%) UML
7 1 (1.92%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) C
2 10 (19.23%) C++
3 8 (15.38%) MATLAB
4 3 (5.77%) VB
4 3 (5.77%) Embedded C
4 3 (5.77%) Python
5 2 (3.85%) VC++
5 2 (3.85%) Assembly Language
5 2 (3.85%) VBA
5 2 (3.85%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) VB6
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) PhD
4 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) DO-254
2 3 (5.77%) IEC 61508
3 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.85%) DO-160
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) Altera
2 9 (17.31%) EMC
2 9 (17.31%) Cadence
3 3 (5.77%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (3.85%) QNX
4 2 (3.85%) Synopsys
5 1 (1.92%) Actel
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
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