The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England / West Midlands
Rank 192 216 204
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 21 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.020% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 0.059% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 10
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1746 1708 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.79% 33.46% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1280 1340 1395
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,425 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the West Midlands region.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Herefordshire - 12 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 9 £42,500 -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 22 (100.00%) C
1 22 (100.00%) Electronics
2 12 (54.55%) EMC
2 12 (54.55%) Firmware
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Ethernet
2 12 (54.55%) VHDL
2 12 (54.55%) Verilog
2 12 (54.55%) RS-485
3 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (40.91%) Python
4 9 (40.91%) VxWorks
4 9 (40.91%) MATLAB
4 9 (40.91%) Simulink
4 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
4 9 (40.91%) Subversion
4 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
4 9 (40.91%) JIRA
4 9 (40.91%) Release Management
4 9 (40.91%) Atlassian
4 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
4 9 (40.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (40.91%) V-Model
4 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
4 9 (40.91%) Coverity
4 9 (40.91%) Confluence
4 9 (40.91%) Change Control

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (40.91%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Ethernet
1 12 (54.55%) RS-485
2 9 (40.91%) Profibus
3 1 (4.55%) SNMP
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
1 9 (40.91%) JIRA
1 9 (40.91%) SonarQube
1 9 (40.91%) Subversion
General
1 22 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Firmware Engineer
1 12 (54.55%) Hardware Engineer
1 12 (54.55%) Senior Firmware Engineer
1 12 (54.55%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Software Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Ajax
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
1 1 (4.55%) WebSockets
1 1 (4.55%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Verilog
1 12 (54.55%) VHDL
2 5 (22.73%) ASIC
3 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) VxWorks
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (40.91%) Change Control
1 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (40.91%) Issue Tracking
1 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
1 9 (40.91%) Release Management
1 9 (40.91%) Requirements Management
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
1 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
1 9 (40.91%) V-Model
2 8 (36.36%) TDD
3 1 (4.55%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (40.91%) MATLAB
4 9 (40.91%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) EMC
2 9 (40.91%) Atlassian
2 9 (40.91%) Coverity