Period
to 22 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 360 361 324
Rank change year-on-year +1 -37 +55
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 8 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.065% 0.045% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.11% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 13
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £43,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,691 5,589 4,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 37.89% 42.32% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3,669 4,474 4,036
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
England 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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the North West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the North West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in the North West over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the North West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Cheshire - 5 £45,000 -
Manchester +21 2 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Vision
4 1 (12.50%) Slack
4 1 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
4 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Trello
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Xilinx
4 1 (12.50%) Biometrics
4 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
4 1 (12.50%) HNC
4 1 (12.50%) HND
4 1 (12.50%) Linux

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Slack
1 1 (12.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Design Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Design Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) Verilog
2 1 (12.50%) VHDL
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
2 1 (12.50%) Biometrics
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Vision
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
2 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
2 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HNC
2 1 (12.50%) HND
2 1 (12.50%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Xilinx