Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 199 241
Rank change year-on-year -8 +42 +13
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 15 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.27% 0.36% 0.046%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.93% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +54.55%
10th Percentile £34,250 £36,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £46,250
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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2223 2035 2679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.41% 38.84% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1138 1600
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,250
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 Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Scotland

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Scotland

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Scotland

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 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
Edinburgh -11 5 - - 1
Glasgow - 2 £55,000 -
Fife -4 1 - -
West Lothian -4 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Aberdeen -7 1 £32,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Electronics
2 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (33.33%) VHDL
2 5 (33.33%) DO-254
3 4 (26.67%) Avionics
3 4 (26.67%) Verilog
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
4 3 (20.00%) Firmware
4 3 (20.00%) FPGA Design
5 2 (13.33%) Altera
5 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
5 2 (13.33%) C
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.67%) CAD
6 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
6 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Xilinx
6 1 (6.67%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (6.67%) Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Actel
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Image Processing
6 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (33.33%) Electronics
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (26.67%) Avionics
3 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Verification Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) FPGA Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) VHDL
2 4 (26.67%) Verilog
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Validation
2 3 (20.00%) FPGA Design
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) CAD
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Image Processing
3 1 (6.67%) Lean Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) DO-254
2 1 (6.67%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Altera
2 1 (6.67%) Actel
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Xilinx