Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 920 917 974
Rank change year-on-year -3 +57 +10
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 184 268 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 132 239 212
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.71% +2.14%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,850 £32,500
90th Percentile £69,875 £65,000 £76,125
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 61,789 69,092 69,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.04% 41.39% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47,834 52,533 57,479
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,436 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in England over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in England

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
South East +8 74 £47,500 -5.00% 34
Midlands +22 44 £47,500 +5.56% 10
South West +45 38 £45,000 +12.50% 21
East Midlands +38 32 £47,500 +18.75% 5
London -22 17 £65,000 +8.33% 15
West Midlands +27 12 £70,000 +55.56% 5
North of England +31 8 £47,500 +8.57% 6
North West +18 6 £47,500 +5.56% 5
East of England -17 6 £37,500 -37.50% 25
Yorkshire +29 2 - - 1
Field-Programmable Gate Array
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 England region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 108 (58.70%) C
2 91 (49.46%) C++
3 75 (40.76%) VHDL
4 69 (37.50%) Degree
5 66 (35.87%) Software Engineering
6 62 (33.70%) Embedded Systems
7 59 (32.07%) Linux
8 54 (29.35%) Firmware
9 51 (27.72%) Electronics
10 50 (27.17%) Verilog
11 40 (21.74%) Security Cleared
12 39 (21.20%) Computer Science
12 39 (21.20%) Embedded C
13 38 (20.65%) Validation
13 38 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
14 34 (18.48%) Ethernet
15 33 (17.93%) Algorithms
16 31 (16.85%) SC Cleared
16 31 (16.85%) Manufacturing
17 29 (15.76%) Python
18 27 (14.67%) Signal Processing
19 25 (13.59%) Digital Signal Processing
20 24 (13.04%) Embedded C++
20 24 (13.04%) Image Processing
20 24 (13.04%) FPGA Design
21 22 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
22 21 (11.41%) Windows
22 21 (11.41%) System Testing
22 21 (11.41%) Embedded Linux
23 20 (10.87%) Xilinx

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (2.17%) FrameMaker
1 4 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.63%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 34 (18.48%) Ethernet
2 12 (6.52%) RS-485
2 12 (6.52%) Software-Defined Radio
3 10 (5.43%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.35%) SNMP
4 8 (4.35%) Wireless
5 5 (2.72%) Bluetooth
5 5 (2.72%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.17%) Modbus
7 3 (1.63%) Network Security
8 2 (1.09%) ZigBee
8 2 (1.09%) Z-Wave
9 1 (0.54%) 3GPP
9 1 (0.54%) 5G
9 1 (0.54%) Internet
9 1 (0.54%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.54%) Big Data
1 1 (0.54%) DB2
1 1 (0.54%) MySQL
1 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (7.61%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.52%) Subversion
3 11 (5.98%) Visual Studio
4 10 (5.43%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (3.80%) Ant
5 7 (3.80%) Apache Ivy
5 7 (3.80%) Maven
6 5 (2.72%) ClearCase
6 5 (2.72%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.17%) Polyspace
7 4 (2.17%) VectorCAST
8 3 (1.63%) CMake
8 3 (1.63%) GCC
8 3 (1.63%) LabVIEW
9 2 (1.09%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.09%) JIRA
10 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.54%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 51 (27.72%) Electronics
2 31 (16.85%) Manufacturing
3 18 (9.78%) Automotive
4 13 (7.07%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.98%) Marketing
6 9 (4.89%) Finance
7 8 (4.35%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.17%) Publishing
9 2 (1.09%) Avionics
10 1 (0.54%) Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (25.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 29 (15.76%) Software Engineer
3 27 (14.67%) Design Engineer
4 25 (13.59%) Hardware Engineer
5 22 (11.96%) Electronics Engineer
6 20 (10.87%) C++ Software Engineer
6 20 (10.87%) Developer
7 19 (10.33%) Embedded Engineer
7 19 (10.33%) VHDL Engineer
8 15 (8.15%) FPGA Design Engineer
9 13 (7.07%) Electronics Design Engineer
9 13 (7.07%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (5.98%) C++ Developer
11 9 (4.89%) Graduate
11 9 (4.89%) Principal Engineer
11 9 (4.89%) Senior Electronics Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) Embedded Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) FPGA Developer
13 7 (3.80%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.52%) Qt
2 9 (4.89%) JSP
3 8 (4.35%) .NET
3 8 (4.35%) CSS
3 8 (4.35%) HTML
3 8 (4.35%) Node.js
4 3 (1.63%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.63%) OpenCL
4 3 (1.63%) Yocto
5 2 (1.09%) Flash
6 1 (0.54%) OpenMP
6 1 (0.54%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 75 (40.76%) VHDL
2 62 (33.70%) Embedded Systems
3 50 (27.17%) Verilog
4 33 (17.93%) Algorithms
5 22 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (7.61%) ASIC
7 13 (7.07%) CPLD
7 13 (7.07%) User Experience
8 5 (2.72%) Device Driver
9 4 (2.17%) CUDA
9 4 (2.17%) Fintech
9 4 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (2.17%) SIMD
10 3 (1.63%) Equities
10 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.63%) Optoelectronics
11 2 (1.09%) Acoustics
11 2 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.09%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (1.09%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 59 (32.07%) Linux
2 21 (11.41%) Embedded Linux
2 21 (11.41%) Windows
3 12 (6.52%) Android
4 10 (5.43%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (35.87%) Software Engineering
2 39 (21.20%) Computer Science
3 38 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (20.65%) Validation
4 27 (14.67%) Signal Processing
5 25 (13.59%) Digital Signal Processing
6 24 (13.04%) FPGA Design
6 24 (13.04%) Image Processing
7 21 (11.41%) System Testing
8 20 (10.87%) OO
9 18 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (9.78%) Test Automation
10 15 (8.15%) OOD
11 14 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (7.61%) Schematic Capture
11 14 (7.61%) UML
12 13 (7.07%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (7.07%) TDD
13 12 (6.52%) Android Development
14 11 (5.98%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (58.70%) C
2 91 (49.46%) C++
3 39 (21.20%) Embedded C
4 29 (15.76%) Python
5 24 (13.04%) Embedded C++
6 13 (7.07%) C#
6 13 (7.07%) Java
7 10 (5.43%) Assembly Language
8 8 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.35%) MATLAB
9 7 (3.80%) Perl
9 7 (3.80%) Tcl
10 6 (3.26%) Ada
10 6 (3.26%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.09%) Fortran
11 2 (1.09%) Ruby
12 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (37.50%) Degree
2 40 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 31 (16.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.63%) HND
4 3 (1.63%) PhD
5 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.17%) IEC 61508
1 4 (2.17%) ISO 9000
1 4 (2.17%) QA
2 3 (1.63%) DO-160
2 3 (1.63%) DO-254
3 2 (1.09%) JTAG
4 1 (0.54%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (29.35%) Firmware
2 1 (0.54%) KVM
2 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (10.87%) Xilinx
2 8 (4.35%) EMC
3 7 (3.80%) Altera
4 5 (2.72%) SAP
5 3 (1.63%) Intel
5 3 (1.63%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.09%) Twitter
7 1 (0.54%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.54%) Cadence
7 1 (0.54%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle
7 1 (0.54%) VMware