Period
to 28 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England > East of England
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 169 284 352
Rank change year-on-year +115 +68 -31
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 38 12 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.90% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% 0.39% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 16
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.23% +30.00%
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - -5.00%

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,785 3,106 4,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 42.44% 39.62% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,240 2,243 3,524
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the East of England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in the East of England.

Salary trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the East of England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the East of England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 28 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 17 £45,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +63 13 £90,000 +56.52% 7
Cambridgeshire +57 7 - - 3
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 24 (63.16%) C
2 20 (52.63%) Wireless
3 19 (50.00%) C++
4 18 (47.37%) Degree
5 16 (42.11%) Line Management
5 16 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (36.84%) Firmware
7 13 (34.21%) Telecoms
7 13 (34.21%) Multithreading
7 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
7 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
7 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
8 12 (31.58%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (28.95%) Multithreaded Programming
9 11 (28.95%) SDLC
10 10 (26.32%) DV Cleared
10 10 (26.32%) Electronics
10 10 (26.32%) VHDL
10 10 (26.32%) Python
11 8 (21.05%) 3GPP
12 7 (18.42%) Linux
13 6 (15.79%) MATLAB
13 6 (15.79%) Xilinx
13 6 (15.79%) Linux Kernel Development
13 6 (15.79%) OrCAD
13 6 (15.79%) Altera
13 6 (15.79%) 5G
14 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
14 5 (13.16%) Issue Tracking

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (15.79%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 20 (52.63%) Wireless
2 8 (21.05%) 3GPP
3 6 (15.79%) 5G
4 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.63%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) CMake
3 1 (2.63%) GCC
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) SCons
General
1 13 (34.21%) Telecoms
2 10 (26.32%) Electronics
3 3 (7.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Firmware Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Architect
4 6 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Telecoms Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Wireless Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Kernel Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Kernel Software Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Real Time Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) FPGA Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Software Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Electronics Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) IC Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (26.32%) VHDL
3 4 (10.53%) ASIC
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Verilog
5 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.63%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Line Management
2 14 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (34.21%) Multithreading
3 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
4 12 (31.58%) Collaborative Working
5 11 (28.95%) Multithreaded Programming
5 11 (28.95%) SDLC
6 6 (15.79%) Linux Kernel Development
7 5 (13.16%) Issue Tracking
8 4 (10.53%) FPGA Design
8 4 (10.53%) Signal Processing
9 3 (7.89%) IC Design
10 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
10 2 (5.26%) Data Management
10 2 (5.26%) PDM
10 2 (5.26%) Physics
10 2 (5.26%) Prototyping
10 2 (5.26%) Schematic Capture
10 2 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) C
2 19 (50.00%) C++
3 10 (26.32%) Python
4 6 (15.79%) MATLAB
5 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
2 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
2 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
3 10 (26.32%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) JTAG
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Altera
1 6 (15.79%) Xilinx
2 2 (5.26%) Synopsys
3 1 (2.63%) Mentor Graphics