Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 927 856 930
Rank change year-on-year -71 +74 +53
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 207 301 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.41% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 170 270 253
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £34,425 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,625 £65,000 £71,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% -

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 67,456 73,448 76,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.28% 44.90% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 52,552 55,519 63,797
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +17 85 £50,000 - 42
South West +42 52 £47,500 +18.75% 25
Midlands +12 41 £47,500 +5.56% 14
East Midlands +1 28 £47,500 +11.76% 9
London -53 15 £45,000 -25.00% 15
West Midlands +17 13 £70,000 +47.37% 5
North of England +51 8 £42,500 +3.66% 6
East of England -24 7 £46,250 -19.57% 23
North West +11 5 £45,000 +9.76% 5
Yorkshire +25 2 - -
North East - 1 £35,000 - 1
Field-Programmable Gate Array
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 121 (58.45%) C
2 94 (45.41%) C++
3 77 (37.20%) Software Engineering
3 77 (37.20%) Degree
4 74 (35.75%) Firmware
5 69 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
6 68 (32.85%) Linux
7 66 (31.88%) VHDL
8 60 (28.99%) Electronics
9 49 (23.67%) Verilog
10 45 (21.74%) Computer Science
11 44 (21.26%) Embedded C
12 43 (20.77%) Problem-Solving
13 39 (18.84%) Validation
13 39 (18.84%) Security Cleared
14 36 (17.39%) Xilinx
15 33 (15.94%) Algorithms
16 31 (14.98%) Ethernet
16 31 (14.98%) Manufacturing
17 30 (14.49%) Python
17 30 (14.49%) SC Cleared
17 30 (14.49%) Image Processing
18 29 (14.01%) Windows
18 29 (14.01%) Embedded C++
19 26 (12.56%) FPGA Design
19 26 (12.56%) Embedded Linux
19 26 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (12.08%) Cybersecurity
20 25 (12.08%) UML
21 23 (11.11%) OO

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 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.93%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.93%) FrameMaker
2 4 (1.93%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.93%) Simulink
3 1 (0.48%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.93%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.98%) Ethernet
2 16 (7.73%) RS-485
3 12 (5.80%) TCP/IP
4 11 (5.31%) SNMP
5 4 (1.93%) RS-232
5 4 (1.93%) Wireless
6 3 (1.45%) Network Security
7 2 (0.97%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.97%) ZigBee
7 2 (0.97%) Z-Wave
8 1 (0.48%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.48%) 5G
8 1 (0.48%) LTE
8 1 (0.48%) Modbus
8 1 (0.48%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.48%) Big Data
1 1 (0.48%) DB2
1 1 (0.48%) MySQL
1 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.21%) Rational DOORS
3 15 (7.25%) Visual Studio
4 13 (6.28%) Subversion
5 7 (3.38%) Ant
5 7 (3.38%) Apache Ivy
5 7 (3.38%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.38%) Maven
6 6 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (2.90%) ClearCase
6 6 (2.90%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.42%) JIRA
8 3 (1.45%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.97%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.97%) CMake
9 2 (0.97%) GCC
9 2 (0.97%) Polyspace
9 2 (0.97%) VectorCAST
10 1 (0.48%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 60 (28.99%) Electronics
2 31 (14.98%) Manufacturing
3 22 (10.63%) Automotive
4 19 (9.18%) Finance
5 12 (5.80%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.38%) Marketing
7 5 (2.42%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.93%) Publishing
9 2 (0.97%) Avionics
10 1 (0.48%) Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (19.81%) Design Engineer
2 39 (18.84%) Electronics Engineer
2 39 (18.84%) FPGA Engineer
3 37 (17.87%) Software Engineer
4 28 (13.53%) Embedded Engineer
5 27 (13.04%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 25 (12.08%) Hardware Engineer
7 19 (9.18%) C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (8.21%) Linux Engineer
8 17 (8.21%) Principal Engineer
9 16 (7.73%) Developer
9 16 (7.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 16 (7.73%) Senior Electronics Engineer
9 16 (7.73%) VHDL Engineer
10 15 (7.25%) Graduate
11 14 (6.76%) C++ Developer
12 13 (6.28%) Cybersecurity Engineer
12 13 (6.28%) FPGA Design Engineer
12 13 (6.28%) Security Engineer
12 13 (6.28%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.28%) Qt
2 12 (5.80%) .NET
2 12 (5.80%) HTML
3 11 (5.31%) CSS
3 11 (5.31%) Node.js
4 5 (2.42%) POSIX
5 4 (1.93%) OpenCL
5 4 (1.93%) Yocto
6 3 (1.45%) STL
7 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (0.48%) Flash
7 1 (0.48%) HTML5
7 1 (0.48%) JSP
7 1 (0.48%) OpenMP
7 1 (0.48%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 69 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 66 (31.88%) VHDL
3 49 (23.67%) Verilog
4 45 (21.74%) Computer Science
5 33 (15.94%) Algorithms
6 26 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (6.28%) ASIC
8 12 (5.80%) CPLD
8 12 (5.80%) User Experience
9 7 (3.38%) Device Driver
10 5 (2.42%) CUDA
11 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.45%) Equities
12 3 (1.45%) Fintech
12 3 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.97%) Acoustics
13 2 (0.97%) CAN bus
13 2 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.97%) Life Science
13 2 (0.97%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 68 (32.85%) Linux
2 29 (14.01%) Windows
3 26 (12.56%) Embedded Linux
4 13 (6.28%) Android
5 10 (4.83%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.48%) Unix
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (37.20%) Software Engineering
2 43 (20.77%) Problem-Solving
3 39 (18.84%) Validation
4 30 (14.49%) Image Processing
5 26 (12.56%) FPGA Design
6 25 (12.08%) Cybersecurity
6 25 (12.08%) UML
7 23 (11.11%) OO
8 21 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (10.14%) System Testing
9 20 (9.66%) Test Automation
10 17 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (8.21%) OOD
11 16 (7.73%) Collaborative Working
11 16 (7.73%) Mentoring
12 14 (6.76%) Signal Processing
12 14 (6.76%) TDD
13 13 (6.28%) Android Development
13 13 (6.28%) Schematic Capture
14 11 (5.31%) Linux Kernel Development
Programming Languages
1 121 (58.45%) C
2 94 (45.41%) C++
3 44 (21.26%) Embedded C
4 30 (14.49%) Python
5 29 (14.01%) Embedded C++
6 17 (8.21%) C#
7 11 (5.31%) JavaScript
8 8 (3.86%) MATLAB
9 7 (3.38%) Assembly Language
9 7 (3.38%) Tcl
10 5 (2.42%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.93%) Ada
12 3 (1.45%) Java
12 3 (1.45%) Perl
13 2 (0.97%) Delphi
13 2 (0.97%) Fortran
13 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.97%) SQL
14 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (37.20%) Degree
2 39 (18.84%) Security Cleared
3 30 (14.49%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.42%) PhD
5 3 (1.45%) HND
6 1 (0.48%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.48%) CIPD
6 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.86%) QA
2 5 (2.42%) DO-160
2 5 (2.42%) DO-254
3 4 (1.93%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.97%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.97%) JTAG
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (35.75%) Firmware
2 2 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.48%) KVM
3 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 36 (17.39%) Xilinx
2 23 (11.11%) Altera
3 6 (2.90%) EMC
4 4 (1.93%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.45%) SAP
6 2 (0.97%) Cadence
6 2 (0.97%) Freescale
6 2 (0.97%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.48%) Intel
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle
7 1 (0.48%) VMware