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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
South East / Kent
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 104 89
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.090% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.23% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £36,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Field-Programmable Gate Array is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 282 433 420
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 36.77% 39.08% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 236 360 375
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Kent region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) UML
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) OOD
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
1 5 (71.43%) Firmware
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Qt
1 5 (71.43%) Signal Processing
1 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Actel
2 2 (28.57%) Earned Value Management
2 2 (28.57%) DO-254
2 2 (28.57%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management

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:

Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) OOD
1 5 (71.43%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Signal Processing
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) UML
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Earned Value Management
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) DO-254
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Actel
1 2 (28.57%) Mentor Graphics