The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xilinx
Rank 892 848 865
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +17
Permanent jobs citing Xilinx 13 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.028% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.023% 0.059% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 25
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £45,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55332 52343 56948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.22% 48.11% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44428 42815 48036
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Xilinx Salary Histogram in the UK

Xilinx
Top 11 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 25 July 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 -48 12 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East of England 0 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Leicestershire - 4 £30,000 - 1
Norfolk - 4 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £30,000 - 1
Loughborough - 3 £30,000 -
Norwich - 3 £45,000 -
London -44 2 £50,000 -44.44%
North West - 2 £47,500 -
Leicester - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -

Xilinx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (92.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 23 (82.14%) VHDL
3 17 (60.71%) C
4 15 (53.57%) Electronics
5 12 (42.86%) Degree
6 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
7 10 (35.71%) C++
8 9 (32.14%) MATLAB
9 8 (28.57%) CAN bus
10 6 (21.43%) Verilog
10 6 (21.43%) C#
10 6 (21.43%) Tcl
10 6 (21.43%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 6 (21.43%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
11 5 (17.86%) Linux
12 4 (14.29%) OO
12 4 (14.29%) Wireless
12 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
12 4 (14.29%) Video Processing
12 4 (14.29%) Altera
12 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
12 4 (14.29%) Physics
13 3 (10.71%) LTE
13 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
13 3 (10.71%) Device Driver
13 3 (10.71%) Cadence
13 3 (10.71%) Firmware
14 2 (7.14%) ASIC
14 2 (7.14%) UNIX

Xilinx
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Wireless
2 3 (10.71%) LTE
3 2 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.57%) DECT
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) GCC
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (53.57%) Electronics
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Hardware Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Design Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Development Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Verification Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) FPGA Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Design Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (92.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 23 (82.14%) VHDL
3 8 (28.57%) CAN bus
4 6 (21.43%) Verilog
5 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 4 (14.29%) Physics
6 3 (10.71%) Firmware
6 3 (10.71%) Device Driver
7 2 (7.14%) ASIC
7 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 2 (7.14%) SystemC
8 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Embedded Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.29%) OO
3 4 (14.29%) Video Processing
4 2 (7.14%) Validation
4 2 (7.14%) IC Design
4 2 (7.14%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.57%) Image Processing
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) CAD
5 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) C
2 10 (35.71%) C++
3 9 (32.14%) MATLAB
4 6 (21.43%) Tcl
4 6 (21.43%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 2 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) JTAG
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 4 (14.29%) Altera
3 3 (10.71%) Cadence
4 2 (7.14%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (7.14%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 2 (7.14%) Synopsys
5 1 (3.57%) Actel
5 1 (3.57%) EMC
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Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South West
OHO Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago