Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 840 933 893
Rank change year-on-year +93 -40 +74
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 230 239 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.36% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 150 223 254
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,616 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £80,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%

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 57,826 66,783 64,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.01% 40.18% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44,192 52,758 52,764
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,827 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% -4.00%

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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 +37 105 £45,000 - 32
South West +37 66 £55,000 +20.88% 14
Midlands +53 24 £50,000 +11.11% 11
East Midlands +39 14 £47,500 +5.56% 5
North of England +34 14 £46,500 +9.41% 6
East of England +64 12 £51,250 -14.58% 20
London +58 12 £47,500 +15.15% 12
West Midlands +34 10 £50,000 -13.04% 6
North West +36 8 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Yorkshire +15 6 £44,500 +4.71% 2
Field-Programmable Gate Array
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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.

1 172 (74.78%) C
2 129 (56.09%) VHDL
3 121 (52.61%) C++
4 110 (47.83%) Security Cleared
5 107 (46.52%) SC Cleared
6 72 (31.30%) Software Engineering
7 70 (30.43%) Electronics
8 68 (29.57%) Degree
9 67 (29.13%) Signal Processing
10 62 (26.96%) Digital Signal Processing
11 52 (22.61%) Embedded C
11 52 (22.61%) Python
12 48 (20.87%) Linux
13 47 (20.43%) Algorithms
14 43 (18.70%) Software-Defined Radio
15 41 (17.83%) Verilog
16 33 (14.35%) Java
17 31 (13.48%) Embedded Linux
17 31 (13.48%) Xilinx
18 29 (12.61%) Firmware
18 29 (12.61%) FPGA Design
19 28 (12.17%) Assembly Language
20 26 (11.30%) Embedded C++
20 26 (11.30%) JSP
21 25 (10.87%) Ethernet
21 25 (10.87%) Embedded Systems
21 25 (10.87%) Computer Science
21 25 (10.87%) Schematic Capture
22 23 (10.00%) CPLD
22 23 (10.00%) ASIC

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 (0.43%) lighttpd
Applications
1 8 (3.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (3.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.43%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.43%) OrCAD
2 1 (0.43%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (18.70%) Software-Defined Radio
2 25 (10.87%) Ethernet
3 15 (6.52%) Wireless
4 13 (5.65%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.35%) RS-485
6 9 (3.91%) Bluetooth
6 9 (3.91%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (3.48%) Modbus
8 5 (2.17%) Network Security
9 3 (1.30%) SNMP
10 2 (0.87%) DHCP
10 2 (0.87%) GSM
10 2 (0.87%) Internet
10 2 (0.87%) RS-232
11 1 (0.43%) 3G
11 1 (0.43%) CDMA
11 1 (0.43%) Profibus
11 1 (0.43%) TDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.87%) DB2
1 2 (0.87%) MySQL
1 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
1 2 (0.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (9.13%) Rational DOORS
2 15 (6.52%) Polyspace
2 15 (6.52%) VectorCAST
3 14 (6.09%) LabVIEW
4 13 (5.65%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.04%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.74%) GCC
7 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.43%) CMake
8 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 70 (30.43%) Electronics
2 19 (8.26%) Aerospace
2 19 (8.26%) Manufacturing
3 16 (6.96%) Automotive
3 16 (6.96%) Marketing
4 14 (6.09%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.22%) Finance
6 5 (2.17%) Military
7 3 (1.30%) Avionics
8 2 (0.87%) Games
9 1 (0.43%) Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.43%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (25.22%) FPGA Engineer
2 45 (19.57%) Electronics Engineer
3 38 (16.52%) Software Engineer
4 35 (15.22%) Design Engineer
5 28 (12.17%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 27 (11.74%) Developer
7 24 (10.43%) FPGA Developer
8 23 (10.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
9 21 (9.13%) Linux Engineer
10 20 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
11 19 (8.26%) Senior Electronics Engineer
12 18 (7.83%) Principal Engineer
13 17 (7.39%) Consultant
14 16 (6.96%) Senior Consultant
15 15 (6.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 15 (6.52%) Software Consultant
15 15 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
16 14 (6.09%) FPGA Design Engineer
17 12 (5.22%) Hardware Engineer
17 12 (5.22%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.30%) JSP
2 14 (6.09%) Yocto
3 12 (5.22%) STL
4 8 (3.48%) Flash
5 5 (2.17%) .NET
6 4 (1.74%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.87%) HTML
8 1 (0.43%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.43%) CSS
8 1 (0.43%) HTML5
8 1 (0.43%) Node.js
8 1 (0.43%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 129 (56.09%) VHDL
2 47 (20.43%) Algorithms
3 41 (17.83%) Verilog
4 25 (10.87%) Embedded Systems
5 23 (10.00%) ASIC
5 23 (10.00%) CPLD
6 17 (7.39%) Device Driver
7 8 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.17%) Fintech
8 5 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (2.17%) User Experience
9 2 (0.87%) Acoustics
9 2 (0.87%) Cyberattack
9 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.87%) Life Science
9 2 (0.87%) Robotics
9 2 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.43%) Equities
10 1 (0.43%) Optoelectronics
10 1 (0.43%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 48 (20.87%) Linux
2 31 (13.48%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (1.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (31.30%) Software Engineering
2 67 (29.13%) Signal Processing
3 62 (26.96%) Digital Signal Processing
4 29 (12.61%) FPGA Design
5 25 (10.87%) Computer Science
5 25 (10.87%) Schematic Capture
6 22 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (9.57%) Kalman Filter
6 22 (9.57%) Unit Testing
7 21 (9.13%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (8.26%) Cybersecurity
8 19 (8.26%) Mathematics
8 19 (8.26%) Mentoring
8 19 (8.26%) Physics
8 19 (8.26%) Validation
9 18 (7.83%) Image Processing
10 16 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (6.96%) OO
10 16 (6.96%) Systems Engineering
11 15 (6.52%) Device Driver Development
Programming Languages
1 172 (74.78%) C
2 121 (52.61%) C++
3 52 (22.61%) Embedded C
3 52 (22.61%) Python
4 33 (14.35%) Java
5 28 (12.17%) Assembly Language
6 26 (11.30%) Embedded C++
7 22 (9.57%) Ada
8 21 (9.13%) MATLAB
9 20 (8.70%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.35%) Tcl
11 9 (3.91%) Perl
12 6 (2.61%) C#
13 5 (2.17%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.87%) Ruby
14 2 (0.87%) SQL
15 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 110 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 107 (46.52%) SC Cleared
3 68 (29.57%) Degree
4 10 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.30%) HND
7 2 (0.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.43%) HNC
8 1 (0.43%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.96%) IEC 61508
2 5 (2.17%) QA
3 3 (1.30%) DO-254
4 2 (0.87%) JTAG
5 1 (0.43%) MISRA
5 1 (0.43%) MISRA C
System Software
1 29 (12.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 31 (13.48%) Xilinx
2 19 (8.26%) Altera
2 19 (8.26%) Intel
3 18 (7.83%) Mentor Graphics
4 17 (7.39%) EMC
5 11 (4.78%) SAP
6 8 (3.48%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle
7 2 (0.87%) Twitter
8 1 (0.43%) Actel
8 1 (0.43%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.43%) Cadence
8 1 (0.43%) Lattice Semiconductor