Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 431 476 504
Rank change year-on-year +45 +28 +32
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 81 73 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.66% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 55 70 59
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

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 9,931 11,046 11,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.66% 35.77% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7,806 8,928 9,232
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +38 39 £50,000 - 10
Surrey +46 23 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Thames Valley +35 17 £42,500 -8.11% 12
Oxfordshire +29 7 £32,500 -38.10% 2
Berkshire +14 6 £42,500 -5.56% 7
Buckinghamshire +14 4 £45,000 +12.50% 3
East Sussex +19 2 - - 1
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 58 (71.60%) C
2 53 (65.43%) C++
3 48 (59.26%) VHDL
4 32 (39.51%) SC Cleared
4 32 (39.51%) Security Cleared
5 30 (37.04%) Signal Processing
6 29 (35.80%) Degree
6 29 (35.80%) Electronics
7 28 (34.57%) Digital Signal Processing
8 24 (29.63%) Algorithms
8 24 (29.63%) Embedded C
9 22 (27.16%) Embedded C++
10 17 (20.99%) FPGA Design
11 16 (19.75%) Software-Defined Radio
11 16 (19.75%) Java
11 16 (19.75%) JSP
12 15 (18.52%) Verilog
12 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
13 14 (17.28%) Xilinx
13 14 (17.28%) Linux
14 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
14 13 (16.05%) Image Processing
14 13 (16.05%) Physics
15 12 (14.81%) Mathematics
15 12 (14.81%) Automotive
15 12 (14.81%) Python
16 11 (13.58%) Firmware
16 11 (13.58%) Wireless
17 10 (12.35%) Embedded Linux
17 10 (12.35%) Problem-Solving

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 (1.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (4.94%) FrameMaker
1 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) Software-Defined Radio
2 11 (13.58%) Wireless
3 5 (6.17%) Network Security
4 3 (3.70%) Bluetooth
4 3 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.47%) ZigBee
5 2 (2.47%) Z-Wave
6 1 (1.23%) 3G
6 1 (1.23%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.23%) 5G
6 1 (1.23%) Internet
6 1 (1.23%) LTE
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Polyspace
1 4 (4.94%) VectorCAST
2 1 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 29 (35.80%) Electronics
2 12 (14.81%) Automotive
3 8 (9.88%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.41%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.94%) Marketing
5 4 (4.94%) Publishing
6 1 (1.23%) Finance
6 1 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) FPGA Engineer
2 23 (28.40%) Design Engineer
3 15 (18.52%) Developer
3 15 (18.52%) Electronics Engineer
4 14 (17.28%) Senior FPGA Engineer
5 13 (16.05%) FPGA Design Engineer
5 13 (16.05%) FPGA Developer
6 10 (12.35%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Embedded Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Senior Design Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) VHDL Design Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) VHDL Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Author
10 4 (4.94%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (59.26%) VHDL
2 24 (29.63%) Algorithms
3 15 (18.52%) Verilog
4 5 (6.17%) ASIC
5 4 (4.94%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.23%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.23%) Life Science
7 1 (1.23%) Robotics
7 1 (1.23%) SIMD
7 1 (1.23%) State Machine
7 1 (1.23%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.28%) Linux
2 10 (12.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) Signal Processing
2 28 (34.57%) Digital Signal Processing
3 17 (20.99%) FPGA Design
4 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
5 13 (16.05%) Image Processing
5 13 (16.05%) Physics
5 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
6 12 (14.81%) Mathematics
7 10 (12.35%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (6.17%) Data Acquisition
9 5 (6.17%) Schematic Capture
10 4 (4.94%) CAD
10 4 (4.94%) QMS
10 4 (4.94%) Quality Management
10 4 (4.94%) Time Management
10 4 (4.94%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.70%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.70%) Linux Kernel Development
11 3 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) C
2 53 (65.43%) C++
3 24 (29.63%) Embedded C
4 22 (27.16%) Embedded C++
5 16 (19.75%) Java
6 12 (14.81%) Python
7 7 (8.64%) Tcl
8 6 (7.41%) Assembly Language
9 4 (4.94%) Ada
10 3 (3.70%) C#
11 2 (2.47%) Fortran
11 2 (2.47%) Perl
12 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (39.51%) SC Cleared
1 32 (39.51%) Security Cleared
2 29 (35.80%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) HND
3 2 (2.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) IEC 61508
1 4 (4.94%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.23%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Firmware
2 1 (1.23%) KVM
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Xilinx
2 8 (9.88%) Altera
3 2 (2.47%) EMC
3 2 (2.47%) Intel
4 1 (1.23%) VMware