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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 235 273
Rank change year-on-year +3 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 21 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 0.47% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 1.09% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 16
Median salary £50,000 £43,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.94% -9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2537 3113 3316
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 40.35% 42.69% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1960 2448 2615
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,400 £65,000
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 the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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
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 3 months to 28 April 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
Cambridgeshire +10 14 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Hertfordshire +14 7 £50,000 -13.04%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

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

1 19 (59.38%) C
2 18 (56.25%) FPGA Design
3 17 (53.13%) C++
3 17 (53.13%) Signal Processing
4 16 (50.00%) MATLAB
5 12 (37.50%) Digital Signal Processing
5 12 (37.50%) Python
6 11 (34.38%) VHDL
6 11 (34.38%) Verilog
7 10 (31.25%) Degree
8 9 (28.13%) Xilinx
8 9 (28.13%) Algorithms
9 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (25.00%) Wireless
9 8 (25.00%) Bluetooth
9 8 (25.00%) ASIC
10 7 (21.88%) Electronics
10 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) LTE
11 6 (18.75%) SystemC
11 6 (18.75%) Embedded Software Development
11 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
11 6 (18.75%) DVB
12 5 (15.63%) Firmware
12 5 (15.63%) Device Driver
13 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
13 4 (12.50%) Project Management
13 4 (12.50%) EMC

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 3 (9.38%) GNU Octave
1 3 (9.38%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 8 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (25.00%) Wireless
2 6 (18.75%) DVB
2 6 (18.75%) LTE
3 3 (9.38%) CDMA
3 3 (9.38%) Software-Defined Radio
3 3 (9.38%) TDMA
4 2 (6.25%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) OFDM
General
1 7 (21.88%) Electronics
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 15 (46.88%) Design Engineer
3 13 (40.63%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Hardware Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) ASIC Design Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) ASIC Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Digital Design Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Electronics Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Senior ASIC Design Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Senior ASIC Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Senior Design Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Development Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) DSP Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) MATLAB Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Verilog
1 11 (34.38%) VHDL
2 9 (28.13%) Algorithms
3 8 (25.00%) ASIC
3 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (18.75%) SystemC
5 5 (15.63%) Device Driver
6 4 (12.50%) CAN bus
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
7 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) FPGA Design
2 17 (53.13%) Signal Processing
3 12 (37.50%) Digital Signal Processing
4 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (18.75%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) Coaching
6 4 (12.50%) Computer Vision
6 4 (12.50%) Machine Learning
6 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.50%) Neural Network
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Prototyping
6 4 (12.50%) Video Processing
7 3 (9.38%) Validation
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) C
2 17 (53.13%) C++
3 16 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 12 (37.50%) Python
5 4 (12.50%) Perl
5 4 (12.50%) Tcl
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Xilinx
2 4 (12.50%) Altera
2 4 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (3.13%) Mentor Graphics
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £Exceptional package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
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