Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 486 525 503
Rank change year-on-year +39 -22 +102
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 69 73 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.54% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 66 62 90
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £36,625 £32,550 £38,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,250 £57,500
England 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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11812 13580 16722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.38% 38.58% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9687 11188 13583
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,141
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.95% +3.86%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the South East

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the South East

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the South East

Field-Programmable Gate Array
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 Field-Programmable Gate Array within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Thames Valley +38 22 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hampshire +19 21 £50,000 +21.21% 4
Kent +23 15 £51,250 +36.67%
Oxfordshire -8 11 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Surrey +8 8 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £45,000 -
Berkshire +36 5 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex -21 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 40 (57.97%) C
2 33 (47.83%) VHDL
2 33 (47.83%) Degree
3 31 (44.93%) C++
4 24 (34.78%) Linux
4 24 (34.78%) Algorithms
5 22 (31.88%) Software Engineering
6 20 (28.99%) Electronics
6 20 (28.99%) FPGA Design
7 19 (27.54%) Security Cleared
8 18 (26.09%) Computer Science
9 15 (21.74%) Verilog
10 14 (20.29%) Embedded C
10 14 (20.29%) Firmware
10 14 (20.29%) SC Cleared
10 14 (20.29%) Video Processing
11 13 (18.84%) Embedded C++
11 13 (18.84%) Windows
11 13 (18.84%) Physics
12 12 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
13 11 (15.94%) Image Processing
14 10 (14.49%) Coaching
14 10 (14.49%) DO-254
14 10 (14.49%) Automotive
14 10 (14.49%) Law
15 9 (13.04%) Python
15 9 (13.04%) Altera
16 8 (11.59%) Chartered Engineer
16 8 (11.59%) Assembly Language
16 8 (11.59%) Xilinx

Field-Programmable Gate Array
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
1 4 (5.80%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.45%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (1.45%) RapidIO
1 1 (1.45%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.45%) LabVIEW
General
1 20 (28.99%) Electronics
2 10 (14.49%) Automotive
2 10 (14.49%) Law
3 5 (7.25%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Embedded Engineer
1 18 (26.09%) FPGA Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Electronics Engineer
3 11 (15.94%) Hardware Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Design Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Development Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Graduate
7 5 (7.25%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Software Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (47.83%) VHDL
2 24 (34.78%) Algorithms
3 18 (26.09%) Computer Science
4 15 (21.74%) Verilog
5 3 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.90%) CPLD
6 2 (2.90%) User Experience
7 1 (1.45%) ASIC
7 1 (1.45%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.45%) GPGPU
7 1 (1.45%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.78%) Linux
2 13 (18.84%) Windows
3 12 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (4.35%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Software Engineering
2 20 (28.99%) FPGA Design
3 14 (20.29%) Video Processing
4 13 (18.84%) Physics
5 11 (15.94%) Image Processing
6 10 (14.49%) Coaching
7 5 (7.25%) CAE
7 5 (7.25%) Linux Kernel Development
7 5 (7.25%) Project Management
8 4 (5.80%) Analytics
8 4 (5.80%) CAD
8 4 (5.80%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (5.80%) Data Analytics
8 4 (5.80%) Requirements Management
8 4 (5.80%) V-Model
9 3 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (4.35%) Line Management
9 3 (4.35%) Signal Processing
9 3 (4.35%) Source Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.97%) C
2 31 (44.93%) C++
3 14 (20.29%) Embedded C
4 13 (18.84%) Embedded C++
5 9 (13.04%) Python
6 8 (11.59%) Assembly Language
7 7 (10.14%) C#
8 5 (7.25%) Java
9 4 (5.80%) Ada
Qualifications
1 33 (47.83%) Degree
2 19 (27.54%) Security Cleared
3 14 (20.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (11.59%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) DO-254
2 4 (5.80%) Def Stans
2 4 (5.80%) DO-178B
2 4 (5.80%) IEC 61508
2 4 (5.80%) ISO 26262
3 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 14 (20.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Altera
2 8 (11.59%) Xilinx
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) Cadence
4 1 (1.45%) EMC
4 1 (1.45%) Intel
4 1 (1.45%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 1 (1.45%) Mentor Graphics