Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 133 144
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 34 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.07% 0.54% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.87% 1.04% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 21
Cambridge median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -12.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £59,000 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -16.00%

Field-Programmable Gate Array is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,822 1,152 1,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 57.31% 51.94% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,320 971 1,083
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Cambridge

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Cambridge

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 24 (70.59%) C++
2 18 (52.94%) Degree
3 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (44.12%) C#
4 15 (44.12%) STL
4 15 (44.12%) Embedded C++
4 15 (44.12%) Multithreading
4 15 (44.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 13 (38.24%) VHDL
6 12 (35.29%) OOP
6 12 (35.29%) POSIX
6 12 (35.29%) Qt
7 11 (32.35%) Windows
7 11 (32.35%) C
8 10 (29.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 10 (29.41%) Embedded Software Development
9 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (26.47%) Multithreaded Programming
9 9 (26.47%) OOD
9 9 (26.47%) Electronics
10 8 (23.53%) Firmware
10 8 (23.53%) FPGA Design
10 8 (23.53%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (20.59%) Algorithms
11 7 (20.59%) Embedded C
12 6 (17.65%) UML
12 6 (17.65%) Python
12 6 (17.65%) Xilinx
12 6 (17.65%) Signal Processing
12 6 (17.65%) 3D Modelling

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Wireless
General
1 9 (26.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Software Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (23.53%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (23.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Architect
6 5 (14.71%) FPGA Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Software Architect
6 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Electronics Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Hardware Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Real Time Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 15 (44.12%) STL
2 12 (35.29%) POSIX
2 12 (35.29%) Qt
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) VHDL
2 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (23.53%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (20.59%) Algorithms
5 3 (8.82%) ASIC
5 3 (8.82%) Robotics
6 2 (5.88%) Verilog
7 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (44.12%) Multithreading
3 12 (35.29%) OOP
4 10 (29.41%) Embedded Software Development
5 9 (26.47%) Multithreaded Programming
5 9 (26.47%) OOD
6 8 (23.53%) FPGA Design
7 6 (17.65%) 3D Modelling
7 6 (17.65%) Signal Processing
7 6 (17.65%) UML
8 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
9 3 (8.82%) OO
9 3 (8.82%) Schematic Capture
9 3 (8.82%) SDLC
9 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
9 3 (8.82%) SysML
9 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.82%) Validation
10 2 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) C++
2 15 (44.12%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) Embedded C++
3 11 (32.35%) C
4 7 (20.59%) Embedded C
5 6 (17.65%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 13485
1 1 (2.94%) MISRA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Xilinx
2 2 (5.88%) Altera
3 1 (2.94%) EMC