Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 139 150
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 43 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.42% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.48% 0.67% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38 7 13
Cambridge median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% -17.65% -34.62%
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £50,500 £69,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +71.43% -17.65% -34.62%

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 1737 1197 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 57.31% 52.43% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 969 1134
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 34 (79.07%) C++
2 26 (60.47%) Software Engineering
3 25 (58.14%) C#
3 25 (58.14%) STL
3 25 (58.14%) Multithreading
3 25 (58.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 22 (51.16%) Qt
4 22 (51.16%) OOP
4 22 (51.16%) POSIX
5 21 (48.84%) Windows
5 21 (48.84%) Embedded C++
5 21 (48.84%) Degree
6 20 (46.51%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 16 (37.21%) Embedded Software Development
8 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (34.88%) Multithreaded Programming
8 15 (34.88%) OOD
9 13 (30.23%) VHDL
10 11 (25.58%) C
11 10 (23.26%) UML
12 9 (20.93%) Electronics
13 8 (18.60%) Firmware
13 8 (18.60%) FPGA Design
13 8 (18.60%) Embedded Systems
14 7 (16.28%) Algorithms
14 7 (16.28%) SDLC
14 7 (16.28%) HTML5
14 7 (16.28%) Embedded C
14 7 (16.28%) HTML
14 7 (16.28%) SQL

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 (2.33%) OrCAD
General
1 9 (20.93%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) C++ Software Engineer
1 19 (44.19%) Software Engineer
2 18 (41.86%) Embedded Engineer
3 17 (39.53%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 14 (32.56%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (32.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) FPGA Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Principal Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior FPGA Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Software Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Electronics Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Real Time Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 25 (58.14%) STL
2 22 (51.16%) POSIX
2 22 (51.16%) Qt
3 7 (16.28%) HTML
3 7 (16.28%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (30.23%) VHDL
3 8 (18.60%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (16.28%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.98%) ASIC
5 3 (6.98%) Robotics
6 2 (4.65%) Verilog
7 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Software Engineering
2 25 (58.14%) Multithreading
3 22 (51.16%) OOP
4 16 (37.21%) Embedded Software Development
5 15 (34.88%) Multithreaded Programming
5 15 (34.88%) OOD
6 10 (23.26%) UML
7 8 (18.60%) FPGA Design
8 7 (16.28%) SDLC
9 6 (13.95%) 3D Modelling
9 6 (13.95%) Signal Processing
10 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
11 3 (6.98%) OO
11 3 (6.98%) Schematic Capture
11 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.98%) SysML
11 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
11 3 (6.98%) Test Strategy
11 3 (6.98%) Validation
12 2 (4.65%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 34 (79.07%) C++
2 25 (58.14%) C#
3 21 (48.84%) Embedded C++
4 11 (25.58%) C
5 7 (16.28%) Embedded C
5 7 (16.28%) SQL
6 6 (13.95%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO 13485
1 1 (2.33%) MISRA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Xilinx
2 2 (4.65%) Altera
3 1 (2.33%) EMC