Period
to 24 January 2018

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

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 313 325 341
Rank change year-on-year +12 +16 +21
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 38 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.32% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.55% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 31
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -13.64% +25.71%
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 5,407 4,887 5,917
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.11% 39.10% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,241 3,961 4,685
East of England median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £27,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +7.61%

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

Job postings citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

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 24 January 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire -4 35 £60,000 +23.08% 17
Hertfordshire -18 2 £44,250 -1.67% 9
Essex - 1 £45,000 - 2
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 25 (65.79%) C++
2 20 (52.63%) Degree
3 19 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 16 (42.11%) C#
4 16 (42.11%) STL
4 16 (42.11%) Multithreading
4 16 (42.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 15 (39.47%) Embedded C++
6 14 (36.84%) VHDL
7 13 (34.21%) POSIX
7 13 (34.21%) OOP
7 13 (34.21%) Qt
8 12 (31.58%) Windows
9 11 (28.95%) C
9 11 (28.95%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 10 (26.32%) Embedded Software Development
10 10 (26.32%) Firmware
10 10 (26.32%) Electronics
11 9 (23.68%) OOD
11 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (23.68%) Multithreaded Programming
12 8 (21.05%) FPGA Design
12 8 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
12 8 (21.05%) UML
13 7 (18.42%) Embedded C
13 7 (18.42%) Xilinx
13 7 (18.42%) Algorithms
14 6 (15.79%) Signal Processing
14 6 (15.79%) 3D Modelling
14 6 (15.79%) Python

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 2 (5.26%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (2.63%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 10 (26.32%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) C++ Software Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) FPGA Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Architect
6 5 (13.16%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Software Architect
6 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Electronics Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Hardware Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Real Time Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 16 (42.11%) STL
2 13 (34.21%) POSIX
2 13 (34.21%) Qt
3 4 (10.53%) HTML
3 4 (10.53%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) VHDL
2 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (18.42%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.89%) ASIC
5 3 (7.89%) Robotics
6 2 (5.26%) Verilog
7 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.63%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (42.11%) Multithreading
3 13 (34.21%) OOP
4 10 (26.32%) Embedded Software Development
5 9 (23.68%) Multithreaded Programming
5 9 (23.68%) OOD
6 8 (21.05%) FPGA Design
6 8 (21.05%) UML
7 6 (15.79%) 3D Modelling
7 6 (15.79%) Signal Processing
8 5 (13.16%) Mathematics
9 4 (10.53%) Schematic Capture
9 4 (10.53%) SDLC
10 3 (7.89%) OO
10 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
10 3 (7.89%) SysML
10 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
10 3 (7.89%) Validation
11 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C++
2 16 (42.11%) C#
3 15 (39.47%) Embedded C++
4 11 (28.95%) C
5 7 (18.42%) Embedded C
6 6 (15.79%) Python
7 4 (10.53%) SQL
8 1 (2.63%) Ada
8 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (52.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ECSS
1 1 (2.63%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 13485
1 1 (2.63%) MISRA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Xilinx
2 2 (5.26%) Altera
3 1 (2.63%) EMC