The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 90 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.25% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £58,750 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 519 497 463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 42.54% 41.01% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 328 244 283
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +10.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £70,000
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 Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 10 (83.33%) Manufacturing
1 10 (83.33%) Validation
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
1 10 (83.33%) Avionics
2 8 (66.67%) DO-254
3 2 (16.67%) Automotive
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
4 1 (8.33%) VHDL
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Xilinx
4 1 (8.33%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (8.33%) DO-178B

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (83.33%) Avionics
1 10 (83.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Analogue Hardware Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Hardware Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) PCB Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) RF Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) DO-254
2 1 (8.33%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Xilinx