Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 960 953
Rank change year-on-year +88 -7 +161
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 297 244 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.33% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 265 222 237
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 72952 73726 86280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.22% 41.16% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55396 61108 69881
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
London +62 103 £60,000 -5.88% 8
South East +29 69 £50,000 +11.11% 8
East of England +37 52 £60,000 +50.00% 8
Midlands +16 51 £45,000 -5.26% 1
East Midlands +16 26 £42,500 -15.00%
West Midlands +23 25 £46,250 +15.63% 1
South West -9 17 £40,000 - 4
North of England +9 5 £45,000 +28.57% 2
North West -13 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire +26 1 £42,500 +21.43% 2
Field-Programmable Gate Array
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 England region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 156 (52.53%) Degree
2 155 (52.19%) C++
3 146 (49.16%) VHDL
4 144 (48.48%) C
5 92 (30.98%) Software Engineering
6 89 (29.97%) Electronics
7 87 (29.29%) Linux
8 81 (27.27%) Java
9 79 (26.60%) Computer Science
10 78 (26.26%) FPGA Design
11 60 (20.20%) Cybersecurity
12 55 (18.52%) Firmware
12 55 (18.52%) Machine Learning
13 54 (18.18%) Ethernet
14 48 (16.16%) High-Frequency Trading
15 46 (15.49%) Verilog
16 44 (14.81%) OO
17 42 (14.14%) Device Driver
17 42 (14.14%) Windows
17 42 (14.14%) C#
17 42 (14.14%) Algorithms
18 39 (13.13%) Xilinx
19 38 (12.79%) Embedded C
20 36 (12.12%) Embedded C++
21 34 (11.45%) Low Latency
22 33 (11.11%) InfiniBand
23 32 (10.77%) Device Driver Development
23 32 (10.77%) EMC
23 32 (10.77%) OOP
24 31 (10.44%) Python

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 5 (1.68%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.35%) Confluence
3 2 (0.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (3.70%) OrCAD
2 7 (2.36%) Simulink
3 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 54 (18.18%) Ethernet
2 33 (11.11%) InfiniBand
3 10 (3.37%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.36%) Firewall
4 7 (2.36%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 7 (2.36%) Wireless
5 6 (2.02%) ADSL2+
5 6 (2.02%) Broadband
5 6 (2.02%) Internet
5 6 (2.02%) VDSL
5 6 (2.02%) xDSL
6 4 (1.35%) Profibus
6 4 (1.35%) RS-485
7 3 (1.01%) SNMP
8 2 (0.67%) Software-Defined Radio
9 1 (0.34%) Network Security
9 1 (0.34%) RapidIO
9 1 (0.34%) RS-232
9 1 (0.34%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.34%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.68%) MariaDB
2 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (5.05%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.37%) Subversion
4 9 (3.03%) JUnit
5 8 (2.69%) JIRA
5 8 (2.69%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.35%) LabVIEW
7 4 (1.35%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.34%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.34%) Maven
8 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 89 (29.97%) Electronics
2 17 (5.72%) Manufacturing
2 17 (5.72%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.04%) Aerospace
3 12 (4.04%) Law
4 11 (3.70%) Automotive
5 6 (2.02%) Advertising
6 5 (1.68%) Military
6 5 (1.68%) Retail
7 4 (1.35%) Finance
8 2 (0.67%) Avionics
9 1 (0.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (19.87%) Software Engineer
2 54 (18.18%) FPGA Engineer
3 51 (17.17%) Developer
3 51 (17.17%) Embedded Engineer
4 50 (16.84%) Electronics Engineer
5 43 (14.48%) Hardware Engineer
6 34 (11.45%) Design Engineer
7 31 (10.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 30 (10.10%) FPGA Developer
9 22 (7.41%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 21 (7.07%) Electronics Design Engineer
11 19 (6.40%) C++ Software Engineer
12 18 (6.06%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 18 (6.06%) Firmware Engineer
13 17 (5.72%) Architect
14 16 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
15 15 (5.05%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 15 (5.05%) Senior Developer
16 14 (4.71%) Principal Engineer
16 14 (4.71%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.43%) TensorFlow
2 25 (8.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 25 (8.42%) STL
3 22 (7.41%) POSIX
3 22 (7.41%) Qt
4 7 (2.36%) HTML
4 7 (2.36%) HTML5
5 6 (2.02%) .NET
6 5 (1.68%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (1.68%) Hibernate
6 5 (1.68%) Spring
6 5 (1.68%) WebSockets
7 4 (1.35%) OpenCL
8 1 (0.34%) J2EE
8 1 (0.34%) MFC
8 1 (0.34%) Web Services
8 1 (0.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 146 (49.16%) VHDL
2 79 (26.60%) Computer Science
3 46 (15.49%) Verilog
4 42 (14.14%) Algorithms
4 42 (14.14%) Device Driver
5 27 (9.09%) Public Cloud
6 26 (8.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 23 (7.74%) Data Centre
8 20 (6.73%) Embedded Systems
9 16 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (5.05%) ASIC
10 15 (5.05%) CPLD
11 5 (1.68%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.35%) Fintech
12 4 (1.35%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.01%) Robotics
14 2 (0.67%) CAN bus
14 2 (0.67%) Derivative
14 2 (0.67%) Equities
14 2 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 87 (29.29%) Linux
2 42 (14.14%) Windows
3 20 (6.73%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 17 (5.72%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (2.36%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.34%) CentOS
6 1 (0.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (30.98%) Software Engineering
2 78 (26.26%) FPGA Design
3 60 (20.20%) Cybersecurity
4 55 (18.52%) Machine Learning
5 48 (16.16%) High-Frequency Trading
6 44 (14.81%) OO
7 34 (11.45%) Low Latency
8 32 (10.77%) Device Driver Development
8 32 (10.77%) OOP
9 27 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 27 (9.09%) Schematic Capture
10 26 (8.75%) Physics
11 24 (8.08%) Embedded Software Development
12 22 (7.41%) Deep Learning
13 19 (6.40%) CAD
14 18 (6.06%) Validation
15 17 (5.72%) Signal Processing
15 17 (5.72%) Video Processing
16 16 (5.39%) Mathematics
17 15 (5.05%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 155 (52.19%) C++
2 144 (48.48%) C
3 81 (27.27%) Java
4 42 (14.14%) C#
5 38 (12.79%) Embedded C
6 36 (12.12%) Embedded C++
7 31 (10.44%) Python
8 18 (6.06%) Assembly Language
9 13 (4.38%) MATLAB
9 13 (4.38%) SQL
10 7 (2.36%) Ada
11 5 (1.68%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.35%) Perl
12 4 (1.35%) Tcl
13 2 (0.67%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.34%) PHP
14 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 156 (52.53%) Degree
2 29 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.07%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.38%) PhD
5 8 (2.69%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (1.01%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.39%) DO-254
2 11 (3.70%) IEC 61508
3 6 (2.02%) Def Stans
3 6 (2.02%) DO-178B
3 6 (2.02%) ISO 26262
4 4 (1.35%) IEC 62304
4 4 (1.35%) MiFID
5 3 (1.01%) QA
6 2 (0.67%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.34%) ECSS
7 1 (0.34%) MISRA
System Software
1 55 (18.52%) Firmware
2 2 (0.67%) Docker
3 1 (0.34%) Ceph
3 1 (0.34%) etcd
3 1 (0.34%) GPFS
3 1 (0.34%) LXC
3 1 (0.34%) NFS
3 1 (0.34%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) Ansible
2 1 (0.34%) Grafana
2 1 (0.34%) Icinga
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
2 1 (0.34%) SELinux
Vendors
1 39 (13.13%) Xilinx
2 32 (10.77%) EMC
3 18 (6.06%) Altera
4 9 (3.03%) Cadence
5 6 (2.02%) Atmel
6 5 (1.68%) Fixnetix
6 5 (1.68%) HP
6 5 (1.68%) Intel
6 5 (1.68%) Mentor Graphics
7 4 (1.35%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.35%) Coverity
7 4 (1.35%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.01%) Hitachi
9 2 (0.67%) Juniper
10 1 (0.34%) Lattice Semiconductor
10 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.34%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.34%) Synopsys