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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 210 - 224
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 13 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 7
Median salary £50,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

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
2080 1619 1910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.29% 31.93% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1529 1288 1652
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 8 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) C
2 18 (90.00%) Electronics
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (45.00%) Firmware
5 9 (45.00%) Verilog
5 9 (45.00%) Ethernet
6 8 (40.00%) Windows
6 8 (40.00%) EMC
6 8 (40.00%) C#
6 8 (40.00%) VHDL
6 8 (40.00%) RS-485
7 6 (30.00%) JIRA
7 6 (30.00%) Atlassian
7 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (30.00%) Python
8 5 (25.00%) SNMP
8 5 (25.00%) Subversion
8 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (25.00%) Web Design
8 5 (25.00%) VxWorks
8 5 (25.00%) MATLAB
8 5 (25.00%) Simulink
8 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Device Driver
8 5 (25.00%) JSON
8 5 (25.00%) Release Management
8 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 5 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (40.00%) RS-485
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (25.00%) Profibus
4 5 (25.00%) SNMP
5 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
2 5 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 5 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (90.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Ajax
1 5 (25.00%) JSON
1 5 (25.00%) Node.js
1 5 (25.00%) WebSockets
1 5 (25.00%) Yocto
2 1 (5.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Verilog
2 8 (40.00%) VHDL
3 5 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.00%) ASIC
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Change Control
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
2 5 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Release Management
2 5 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (25.00%) V-Model
2 5 (25.00%) Web Design
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) Python
5 5 (25.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) EMC
2 6 (30.00%) Atlassian
3 5 (25.00%) Coverity
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft