Period
to 22 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Altera products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Altera over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Altera Corporation.

Altera
England > South East
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 497 532 617
Rank change year-on-year +35 +85 +22
Permanent jobs citing Altera 47 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.021% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.043% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 40 6 13
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £67,750 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -10.80%

Altera is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13,527 13,852 18,801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.59% 47.69% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10,713 11,306 15,650
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +3.49%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,875
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Altera
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Altera as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Altera in the South East

Altera
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Altera in the South East.

Salary trend for Altera in the South East

Altera
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Altera in the South East over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Altera in the South East

Altera
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Altera within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Thames Valley +27 28 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Berkshire - 16 £60,000 -
Hampshire -10 15 £50,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +1 10 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Surrey - 4 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Altera
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing Altera 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 South East region with a requirement for Altera.

1 44 (93.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 37 (78.72%) Xilinx
3 30 (63.83%) C++
4 27 (57.45%) Electronics
5 25 (53.19%) Firmware
6 20 (42.55%) C
7 19 (40.43%) Algorithms
8 17 (36.17%) Degree
8 17 (36.17%) VHDL
9 16 (34.04%) Verilog
10 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
11 14 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (27.66%) Mentoring
13 11 (23.40%) Freescale
13 11 (23.40%) Image Processing
13 11 (23.40%) Embedded C
13 11 (23.40%) Delphi
13 11 (23.40%) FPGA Design
14 10 (21.28%) Embedded C++
14 10 (21.28%) Linux
14 10 (21.28%) Automotive
14 10 (21.28%) Embedded Linux
15 9 (19.15%) Mathematics
16 8 (17.02%) MATLAB
17 7 (14.89%) Digital Signal Processing
17 7 (14.89%) Signal Processing
18 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
18 5 (10.64%) Validation
19 4 (8.51%) Creative Thinking
19 4 (8.51%) Self-Motivation

Altera
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (8.51%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
1 2 (4.26%) HTTP
1 2 (4.26%) IPv4
1 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.13%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) LabVIEW
General
1 27 (57.45%) Electronics
2 10 (21.28%) Automotive
3 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.51%) Aerospace
4 4 (8.51%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 32 (68.09%) Design Engineer
2 19 (40.43%) Electronics Engineer
2 19 (40.43%) FPGA Engineer
3 18 (38.30%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) Principal Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Firmware Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Graduate
5 7 (14.89%) Graduate Design Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Design Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Algorithm Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Process Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior FPGA Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 44 (93.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 19 (40.43%) Algorithms
3 17 (36.17%) VHDL
4 16 (34.04%) Verilog
5 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
6 4 (8.51%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Embedded Linux
1 10 (21.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (27.66%) Mentoring
3 11 (23.40%) FPGA Design
3 11 (23.40%) Image Processing
4 9 (19.15%) Mathematics
5 7 (14.89%) Digital Signal Processing
5 7 (14.89%) Signal Processing
6 5 (10.64%) Validation
7 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.51%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (8.51%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (8.51%) Prototyping
7 4 (8.51%) Schematic Capture
7 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.51%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.38%) Video Processing
9 2 (4.26%) Data Acquisition
9 2 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.26%) Project Management
10 1 (2.13%) Computer Vision
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) C++
2 20 (42.55%) C
3 11 (23.40%) Delphi
3 11 (23.40%) Embedded C
4 10 (21.28%) Embedded C++
5 8 (17.02%) MATLAB
6 3 (6.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) HNC
2 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 25 (53.19%) Firmware
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) Xilinx
2 11 (23.40%) Freescale
3 4 (8.51%) EMC
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Intel
5 1 (2.13%) Apple
5 1 (2.13%) Facebook
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Samsung
5 1 (2.13%) Sony