The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 127 128
Rank change year-on-year +15 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 15 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.86% 0.60% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 1.42% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 10
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £53,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +3.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year - -2.70%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 781 917 905
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 44.81% 42.34% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 583 682 725
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Cambridgeshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Cambridgeshire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Cambridge +10 14 £45,000 -18.18%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 17 (73.91%) C
1 17 (73.91%) C++
1 17 (73.91%) FPGA Design
2 15 (65.22%) Signal Processing
3 14 (60.87%) MATLAB
4 13 (56.52%) Python
5 8 (34.78%) Verilog
6 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
6 7 (30.43%) Degree
6 7 (30.43%) Algorithms
6 7 (30.43%) Digital Signal Processing
7 6 (26.09%) Prototyping
7 6 (26.09%) Computer Vision
7 6 (26.09%) LTE
7 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
7 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
7 6 (26.09%) Neural Network
7 6 (26.09%) SystemC
7 6 (26.09%) Video Processing
7 6 (26.09%) Machine Learning
7 6 (26.09%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
7 6 (26.09%) Coaching
7 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (26.09%) Wireless
7 6 (26.09%) Bluetooth
7 6 (26.09%) Perl
7 6 (26.09%) Tcl
7 6 (26.09%) ASIC
7 6 (26.09%) DVB

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

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Bluetooth
1 6 (26.09%) DVB
1 6 (26.09%) LTE
1 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (26.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) Redmine
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Design Engineer
1 12 (52.17%) FPGA Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Hardware Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) ASIC Design Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) ASIC Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Digital Design Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior ASIC Design Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior ASIC Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Design Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior FPGA Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) DSP Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Verilog
2 7 (30.43%) Algorithms
3 6 (26.09%) ASIC
3 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (26.09%) SystemC
4 5 (21.74%) VHDL
5 3 (13.04%) Device Driver
5 3 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (4.35%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) FPGA Design
2 15 (65.22%) Signal Processing
3 7 (30.43%) Digital Signal Processing
4 6 (26.09%) Coaching
4 6 (26.09%) Computer Vision
4 6 (26.09%) Embedded Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Machine Learning
4 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
4 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
4 6 (26.09%) Neural Network
4 6 (26.09%) Prototyping
4 6 (26.09%) Video Processing
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C
1 17 (73.91%) C++
2 14 (60.87%) MATLAB
3 13 (56.52%) Python
4 6 (26.09%) Perl
4 6 (26.09%) Tcl
5 1 (4.35%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Xilinx
2 3 (13.04%) Altera
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Motorola
3 1 (4.35%) SAP