Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 528 556 623
Rank change year-on-year +28 +67 +18
Permanent jobs citing Altera 19 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.060% 0.023% 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.047% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 18
South East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -30.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £43,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,900 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -

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 14,192 14,790 20,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.10% 47.63% 50.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11,235 11,901 17,110
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +32 9 £35,000 -2.78%
Hampshire -22 8 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Buckinghamshire - 8 £35,000 -
Surrey - 2 £43,750 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Altera
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 17 (89.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 12 (63.16%) Xilinx
2 12 (63.16%) C++
3 11 (57.89%) C
4 10 (52.63%) Algorithms
5 9 (47.37%) Firmware
5 9 (47.37%) Degree
6 8 (42.11%) Electronics
6 8 (42.11%) VHDL
6 8 (42.11%) Verilog
7 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
7 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
7 6 (31.58%) Digital Signal Processing
7 6 (31.58%) Signal Processing
8 5 (26.32%) Image Processing
8 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Embedded C
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (21.05%) Delphi
9 4 (21.05%) HNC
9 4 (21.05%) Embedded C++
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (21.05%) Validation
9 4 (21.05%) LabVIEW
9 4 (21.05%) MATLAB
9 4 (21.05%) Simulink
9 4 (21.05%) Aerospace
9 4 (21.05%) Automotive

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 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (21.05%) Simulink
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) LabVIEW
2 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (42.11%) Electronics
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
3 4 (21.05%) Aerospace
3 4 (21.05%) Automotive
3 4 (21.05%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) FPGA Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Design Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Firmware Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Algorithm Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Process Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior FPGA Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Development Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) FPGA Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (52.63%) Algorithms
3 8 (42.11%) Verilog
3 8 (42.11%) VHDL
4 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Digital Signal Processing
1 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
1 6 (31.58%) Signal Processing
2 5 (26.32%) Image Processing
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) Creative Thinking
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
3 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
3 4 (21.05%) Validation
4 3 (15.79%) FPGA Design
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.53%) Schematic Capture
5 2 (10.53%) Video Processing
6 1 (5.26%) Physics
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.26%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) C
3 5 (26.32%) Embedded C
4 4 (21.05%) Delphi
4 4 (21.05%) Embedded C++
4 4 (21.05%) MATLAB
5 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) HNC
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Xilinx
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Freescale
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) Cadence
5 1 (5.26%) Intel
5 1 (5.26%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 1 (5.26%) Mentor Graphics