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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xilinx
Rank 896 919 860
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -59
Permanent jobs citing Xilinx 19 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.011% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.024% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 21
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%

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
50563 54775 51764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.14% 46.77% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40979 43942 42356
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Xilinx Salary Histogram in the UK

Xilinx
Top 24 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 30 July 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 +41 18 £50,000 +11.11% 10
South East - 9 £50,000 - 8
East of England +7 5 £43,000 -4.44%
Newbury - 5 £48,750 -
Berkshire - 5 £50,000 - 3
Hampshire - 4 £42,500 - 3
Havant - 4 £42,500 -
Thatcham - 2 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £51,250 -
Essex - 2 £27,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £51,250 -
South West - 2 £60,000 - 1
North West -2 1 £34,000 -28.42% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £36,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £57,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £37,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £34,000 - 1
Worcester - 1 £37,500 -
St Helens - 1 £34,000 - 1
Swindon - 1 £57,500 -
Maldon - 1 £27,500 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £36,000 -
Bristol - 1 £62,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -

Xilinx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 43 (93.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 28 (60.87%) VHDL
3 22 (47.83%) Altera
4 20 (43.48%) C
5 18 (39.13%) Electronics
6 17 (36.96%) C++
7 16 (34.78%) Verilog
7 16 (34.78%) Algorithms
8 12 (26.09%) Degree
9 11 (23.91%) Firmware
10 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (17.39%) EMC
11 8 (17.39%) MATLAB
12 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
12 6 (13.04%) Linux
12 6 (13.04%) Signal Processing
13 5 (10.87%) OpenCL
13 5 (10.87%) Embedded C
13 5 (10.87%) Wireless
13 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
14 4 (8.70%) Time Management
14 4 (8.70%) QNX
14 4 (8.70%) Windows
14 4 (8.70%) VB
14 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
14 4 (8.70%) Ethernet
14 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
14 4 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
15 3 (6.52%) Embedded Software Development
15 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement

Xilinx
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Wireless
2 4 (8.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.17%) SAN
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) GSM
3 1 (2.17%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (2.17%) 4G
3 1 (2.17%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
1 2 (4.35%) JIRA
1 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (39.13%) Electronics
2 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.35%) Automotive
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Military
4 1 (2.17%) Avionics
4 1 (2.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Design Engineer
1 19 (41.30%) FPGA Engineer
2 13 (28.26%) Hardware Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Electronics Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Digital Design Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Design Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Firmware Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior FPGA Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Principal Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Applications Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) ASIC Design Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Embedded Software Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Telecoms Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (93.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 28 (60.87%) VHDL
3 16 (34.78%) Verilog
3 16 (34.78%) Algorithms
4 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (6.52%) Data Conversion
6 3 (6.52%) Device Driver
6 3 (6.52%) Physics
7 2 (4.35%) CPLD
7 2 (4.35%) ASIC
7 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.17%) CAN bus
8 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.17%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) UNIX
3 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.04%) Signal Processing
2 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
3 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (8.70%) Time Management
4 3 (6.52%) Validation
4 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.52%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (4.35%) Multithreading
5 2 (4.35%) CAE
5 2 (4.35%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.17%) Video Processing
6 1 (2.17%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (2.17%) UML
6 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) C
2 17 (36.96%) C++
3 8 (17.39%) MATLAB
4 5 (10.87%) Embedded C
5 4 (8.70%) VB
6 3 (6.52%) Assembly Language
6 3 (6.52%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) VB6
7 2 (4.35%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.35%) VC++
7 2 (4.35%) C#
8 1 (2.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Altera
2 8 (17.39%) EMC
3 4 (8.70%) QNX
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) Atmel
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) Mentor Graphics
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