Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 135 149
Rank change year-on-year -35 +14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 23 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.67% 0.81% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 1.55% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 14
Cambridge median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -18.18% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £70,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -18.18% +3.29%

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 1,982 1,294 1,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 57.60% 52.22% 47.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,253 1,017 981
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -

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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (86.96%) VHDL
2 17 (73.91%) C
3 16 (69.57%) C++
4 15 (65.22%) Algorithms
5 14 (60.87%) Python
5 14 (60.87%) Firmware
6 12 (52.17%) Degree
7 10 (43.48%) Verilog
7 10 (43.48%) Cadence
7 10 (43.48%) Machine Learning
7 10 (43.48%) FPGA Design
8 9 (39.13%) Computer Vision
8 9 (39.13%) Image Processing
8 9 (39.13%) Video Processing
8 9 (39.13%) Synopsys
8 9 (39.13%) ASIC
9 6 (26.09%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (26.09%) Electronics
10 5 (21.74%) 3D Modelling
10 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
10 5 (21.74%) Embedded C++
10 5 (21.74%) Xilinx
11 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
12 3 (13.04%) Signal Processing
13 2 (8.70%) C#
13 2 (8.70%) Altera
14 1 (4.35%) Digital Signal Processing
14 1 (4.35%) MVVM
14 1 (4.35%) Robotics
14 1 (4.35%) WPF

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 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.35%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
General
1 6 (26.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Hardware Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) FPGA Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Architect
4 4 (17.39%) ASIC Developer
4 4 (17.39%) FPGA Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Architect
5 3 (13.04%) ASIC Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior VHDL Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) VHDL Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Control Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Development Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (86.96%) VHDL
2 15 (65.22%) Algorithms
3 10 (43.48%) Verilog
4 9 (39.13%) ASIC
5 6 (26.09%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (4.35%) CPLD
6 1 (4.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) FPGA Design
1 10 (43.48%) Machine Learning
2 9 (39.13%) Computer Vision
2 9 (39.13%) Image Processing
2 9 (39.13%) Video Processing
3 5 (21.74%) 3D Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
5 3 (13.04%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.35%) CAD
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) FMEA
6 1 (4.35%) MVVM
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Prototyping
6 1 (4.35%) Schematic Capture
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C
2 16 (69.57%) C++
3 14 (60.87%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
4 5 (21.74%) Embedded C++
5 2 (8.70%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Cadence
2 9 (39.13%) Synopsys
3 5 (21.74%) Xilinx
4 2 (8.70%) Altera
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft