Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 474 500 537
Rank change year-on-year +26 +37 +19
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 88 68 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.58% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 85 61 84
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,225
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £55,875
England median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% +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 12,013 11,757 16,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.14% 37.33% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9,877 9,582 13,973
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,975 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 24 February 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 24 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
Hampshire -7 27 £55,000 +57.14% 17
Thames Valley +27 25 £45,000 -28.00% 6
Kent +31 20 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Surrey +3 15 £37,000 -10.84% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 14 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Oxfordshire -23 7 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Berkshire +20 4 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex -35 1 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 48 (54.55%) Degree
2 45 (51.14%) C++
3 40 (45.45%) C
4 37 (42.05%) Electronics
4 37 (42.05%) VHDL
5 28 (31.82%) Linux
6 27 (30.68%) Software Engineering
7 26 (29.55%) FPGA Design
8 25 (28.41%) Algorithms
9 23 (26.14%) Firmware
10 18 (20.45%) Embedded Linux
10 18 (20.45%) Video Processing
10 18 (20.45%) Altera
11 15 (17.05%) Xilinx
11 15 (17.05%) CAD
11 15 (17.05%) C#
11 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
12 14 (15.91%) Computer Science
13 13 (14.77%) Embedded C
14 12 (13.64%) Verilog
14 12 (13.64%) Physics
14 12 (13.64%) SC Cleared
15 11 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
15 11 (12.50%) Manufacturing
15 11 (12.50%) Embedded C++
16 10 (11.36%) Windows
16 10 (11.36%) CAE
16 10 (11.36%) Image Processing
17 9 (10.23%) Signal Processing
17 9 (10.23%) Validation

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 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.55%) Simulink
3 3 (3.41%) OrCAD
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.14%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (1.14%) RapidIO
2 1 (1.14%) SpaceWire
2 1 (1.14%) SSL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 37 (42.05%) Electronics
2 11 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 9 (10.23%) Automotive
4 8 (9.09%) Law
5 5 (5.68%) Aerospace
6 4 (4.55%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 27 (30.68%) FPGA Engineer
2 26 (29.55%) Embedded Engineer
3 24 (27.27%) Electronics Engineer
4 17 (19.32%) Hardware Engineer
5 13 (14.77%) Design Engineer
5 13 (14.77%) Software Engineer
6 12 (13.64%) Development Engineer
6 12 (13.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (11.36%) Graduate
8 9 (10.23%) Electronics Design Engineer
8 9 (10.23%) VHDL Engineer
9 8 (9.09%) Engineering Manager
9 8 (9.09%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
10 7 (7.95%) Principal Engineer
10 7 (7.95%) Senior Electronics Engineer
11 6 (6.82%) Embedded Linux Engineer
11 6 (6.82%) Firmware Engineer
11 6 (6.82%) Graduate Design Engineer
11 6 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (4.55%) Algorithm Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 37 (42.05%) VHDL
2 25 (28.41%) Algorithms
3 14 (15.91%) Computer Science
4 12 (13.64%) Verilog
5 4 (4.55%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.41%) Acoustics
6 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.27%) ASIC
8 1 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.14%) GPGPU
8 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.14%) State Machine
8 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.82%) Linux
2 18 (20.45%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (11.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) Software Engineering
2 26 (29.55%) FPGA Design
3 18 (20.45%) Video Processing
4 15 (17.05%) CAD
5 12 (13.64%) Physics
6 11 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
7 10 (11.36%) CAE
7 10 (11.36%) Image Processing
8 9 (10.23%) Signal Processing
8 9 (10.23%) Validation
9 8 (9.09%) Coaching
9 8 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (9.09%) Project Management
10 7 (7.95%) Digital Signal Processing
11 6 (6.82%) Mathematics
12 5 (5.68%) Embedded Software Development
13 4 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (4.55%) Linux Kernel Development
13 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
13 4 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.14%) C++
2 40 (45.45%) C
3 15 (17.05%) C#
4 13 (14.77%) Embedded C
5 11 (12.50%) Embedded C++
6 6 (6.82%) Assembly Language
6 6 (6.82%) Python
7 4 (4.55%) Delphi
7 4 (4.55%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 48 (54.55%) Degree
2 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
3 12 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.95%) PhD
5 4 (4.55%) HNC
6 1 (1.14%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) DO-254
2 5 (5.68%) QA
System Software
1 23 (26.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Altera
2 15 (17.05%) Xilinx
3 7 (7.95%) EMC
4 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.55%) Freescale
6 1 (1.14%) Cadence
6 1 (1.14%) Intel
6 1 (1.14%) Lattice Semiconductor
6 1 (1.14%) Mentor Graphics