Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 111 144
Rank change year-on-year +24 +33 +7
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 21 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.64% 0.86% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.05% 2.46% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 3
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £42,375 £37,500 £32,300
90th Percentile £57,000 £42,500 £39,300
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 518 568 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 40.41% 35.02% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 426 454 676
Kent median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,825 £23,625
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Kent

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Kent

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in Kent over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Kent

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Dartford - 9 £45,000 - 1
Field-Programmable Gate Array
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 20 (95.24%) Video Processing
2 12 (57.14%) Algorithms
3 11 (52.38%) FPGA Design
3 11 (52.38%) DO-254
3 11 (52.38%) Coaching
3 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) C
3 11 (52.38%) Law
4 10 (47.62%) VHDL
4 10 (47.62%) Electronics
5 9 (42.86%) CAE
6 7 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (28.57%) CAD
8 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering

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

General
1 11 (52.38%) Law
2 10 (47.62%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) FPGA Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Hardware Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Development Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) VHDL Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) Principal Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 10 (47.62%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Video Processing
2 11 (52.38%) Coaching
2 11 (52.38%) FPGA Design
3 9 (42.86%) CAE
4 6 (28.57%) CAD
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) DO-254