Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 450 479 530
Rank change year-on-year +29 +51 -19
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 93 78 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.68% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 89 72 74
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,113
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.13% -0.82%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £60,125
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 11,789 11,483 14,657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.87% 39.42% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9,555 9,409 12,101
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £68,750
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 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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 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
Hampshire +10 48 £50,000 - 17
Thames Valley -10 29 £60,000 +4.35% 15
Berkshire +14 23 £60,000 +17.07% 5
Surrey +36 11 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Kent +3 3 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -22 2 £55,000 -21.43% 4
East Sussex -23 2 - -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 53 (56.99%) C++
2 52 (55.91%) Electronics
3 50 (53.76%) Degree
4 48 (51.61%) C
5 37 (39.78%) Xilinx
6 34 (36.56%) Image Processing
7 32 (34.41%) Computer Science
8 31 (33.33%) Firmware
9 30 (32.26%) Altera
10 27 (29.03%) VHDL
11 26 (27.96%) Embedded C
12 25 (26.88%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (26.88%) Algorithms
13 24 (25.81%) Linux
13 24 (25.81%) Automotive
13 24 (25.81%) Software Engineering
14 23 (24.73%) Embedded C++
15 22 (23.66%) Embedded Linux
16 21 (22.58%) FPGA Design
17 15 (16.13%) Verilog
18 13 (13.98%) Linux Kernel Development
18 13 (13.98%) Schematic Capture
19 12 (12.90%) Mentoring
20 11 (11.83%) Time Management
21 9 (9.68%) Windows
22 8 (8.60%) Project Management
22 8 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
23 7 (7.53%) QMS
23 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
23 7 (7.53%) ISO 9000

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 (1.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (7.53%) FrameMaker
1 7 (7.53%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.23%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) RS-485
2 4 (4.30%) RS-232
3 3 (3.23%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.15%) Bluetooth
4 2 (2.15%) HTTP
4 2 (2.15%) IPv4
4 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.15%) ZigBee
4 2 (2.15%) Z-Wave
5 1 (1.08%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.08%) 5G
5 1 (1.08%) LTE
5 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (55.91%) Electronics
2 24 (25.81%) Automotive
3 7 (7.53%) Marketing
3 7 (7.53%) Publishing
4 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 42 (45.16%) Design Engineer
2 39 (41.94%) Electronics Engineer
3 29 (31.18%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 22 (23.66%) Embedded Engineer
5 19 (20.43%) FPGA Engineer
5 19 (20.43%) Graduate
5 19 (20.43%) Principal Engineer
6 13 (13.98%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 13 (13.98%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 13 (13.98%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (10.75%) Graduate Design Engineer
8 9 (9.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 9 (9.68%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 9 (9.68%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 9 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (9.68%) Software Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Author
9 7 (7.53%) Technical Author
10 5 (5.38%) Senior Design Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.53%) .NET
2 4 (4.30%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.41%) Computer Science
2 27 (29.03%) VHDL
3 25 (26.88%) Algorithms
4 15 (16.13%) Verilog
5 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.38%) Device Driver
7 3 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.15%) Optoelectronics
9 1 (1.08%) Acoustics
9 1 (1.08%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.81%) Linux
2 22 (23.66%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (9.68%) Windows
4 3 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.56%) Image Processing
2 25 (26.88%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 21 (22.58%) FPGA Design
5 13 (13.98%) Linux Kernel Development
5 13 (13.98%) Schematic Capture
6 12 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 11 (11.83%) Time Management
8 8 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.60%) Project Management
9 7 (7.53%) QMS
9 7 (7.53%) Quality Management
10 5 (5.38%) Signal Processing
11 4 (4.30%) Multithreading
11 4 (4.30%) Physics
11 4 (4.30%) Software Testing
12 3 (3.23%) Data Acquisition
12 3 (3.23%) Digital Signal Processing
12 3 (3.23%) Mathematics
12 3 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 53 (56.99%) C++
2 48 (51.61%) C
3 26 (27.96%) Embedded C
4 23 (24.73%) Embedded C++
5 7 (7.53%) Python
6 5 (5.38%) Delphi
7 4 (4.30%) C#
7 4 (4.30%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.15%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.15%) Fortran
9 1 (1.08%) Java
9 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.08%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 50 (53.76%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) PhD
3 2 (2.15%) HND
4 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) ISO 9000
2 5 (5.38%) DO-160
2 5 (5.38%) DO-254
2 5 (5.38%) QA
3 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (1.08%) KVM
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (39.78%) Xilinx
2 30 (32.26%) Altera
3 5 (5.38%) EMC
3 5 (5.38%) Freescale
4 3 (3.23%) Intel
5 1 (1.08%) Apple
5 1 (1.08%) Facebook
5 1 (1.08%) Google
5 1 (1.08%) Samsung
5 1 (1.08%) Sony
5 1 (1.08%) VMware