Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 423 463 523
Rank change year-on-year +40 +60 +23
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 122 86 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 0.74% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 125 76 79
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.74%
10th Percentile £32,933 £31,875 £35,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £56,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 12,230 11,631 16,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.14% 38.87% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9,974 9,569 13,278
South East median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,000
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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +16 58 £50,000 - 11
Thames Valley -23 38 £60,000 -11.11% 15
Berkshire +16 22 £60,000 +4.35% 9
Surrey +21 20 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +11 14 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Kent +12 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Oxfordshire -45 2 £55,000 -21.43% 2
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 69 (56.56%) C++
1 69 (56.56%) Degree
2 63 (51.64%) C
2 63 (51.64%) Electronics
3 46 (37.70%) Xilinx
4 45 (36.89%) Altera
5 38 (31.15%) Image Processing
5 38 (31.15%) Algorithms
6 36 (29.51%) Firmware
7 35 (28.69%) Computer Science
8 34 (27.87%) VHDL
9 33 (27.05%) Linux
9 33 (27.05%) Problem-Solving
10 31 (25.41%) Software Engineering
10 31 (25.41%) Embedded Linux
11 29 (23.77%) Embedded C
11 29 (23.77%) Automotive
12 27 (22.13%) Embedded C++
13 25 (20.49%) FPGA Design
14 18 (14.75%) Schematic Capture
15 16 (13.11%) Linux Kernel Development
15 16 (13.11%) Mentoring
15 16 (13.11%) Verilog
16 15 (12.30%) Signal Processing
17 14 (11.48%) Windows
17 14 (11.48%) Validation
18 13 (10.66%) Digital Signal Processing
19 12 (9.84%) QA
20 11 (9.02%) Freescale
20 11 (9.02%) Delphi

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:

Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.28%) FrameMaker
2 4 (3.28%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.28%) Simulink
3 3 (2.46%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Ethernet
2 5 (4.10%) RS-485
3 4 (3.28%) RS-232
4 2 (1.64%) HTTP
4 2 (1.64%) IPv4
4 2 (1.64%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.82%) 5G
5 1 (0.82%) SSL
5 1 (0.82%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.82%) LabVIEW
General
1 63 (51.64%) Electronics
2 29 (23.77%) Automotive
3 10 (8.20%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.92%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.28%) Avionics
5 4 (3.28%) Marketing
5 4 (3.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (41.80%) Electronics Engineer
2 47 (38.52%) Design Engineer
3 33 (27.05%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 29 (23.77%) Embedded Engineer
5 28 (22.95%) FPGA Engineer
6 25 (20.49%) Principal Engineer
7 24 (19.67%) Graduate
8 18 (14.75%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 18 (14.75%) Linux Engineer
9 14 (11.48%) FPGA Design Engineer
10 13 (10.66%) Graduate Design Engineer
11 11 (9.02%) Senior Electronics Engineer
12 9 (7.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 9 (7.38%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 9 (7.38%) Senior Software Engineer
12 9 (7.38%) Software Engineer
13 8 (6.56%) Firmware Engineer
14 6 (4.92%) Senior Design Engineer
14 6 (4.92%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
15 5 (4.10%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.74%) .NET
2 4 (3.28%) POSIX
3 2 (1.64%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 38 (31.15%) Algorithms
2 35 (28.69%) Computer Science
3 34 (27.87%) VHDL
4 16 (13.11%) Verilog
5 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.74%) Acoustics
6 7 (5.74%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.64%) Optoelectronics
8 1 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.82%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.05%) Linux
2 31 (25.41%) Embedded Linux
3 14 (11.48%) Windows
4 3 (2.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.15%) Image Processing
2 33 (27.05%) Problem-Solving
3 31 (25.41%) Software Engineering
4 25 (20.49%) FPGA Design
5 18 (14.75%) Schematic Capture
6 16 (13.11%) Linux Kernel Development
6 16 (13.11%) Mentoring
7 15 (12.30%) Signal Processing
8 14 (11.48%) Validation
9 13 (10.66%) Digital Signal Processing
10 11 (9.02%) Project Management
11 10 (8.20%) CAD
12 9 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (7.38%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (6.56%) Physics
13 8 (6.56%) Time Management
14 7 (5.74%) Mathematics
15 4 (3.28%) Multithreading
15 4 (3.28%) QMS
15 4 (3.28%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (56.56%) C++
2 63 (51.64%) C
3 29 (23.77%) Embedded C
4 27 (22.13%) Embedded C++
5 11 (9.02%) Delphi
6 10 (8.20%) MATLAB
7 6 (4.92%) C#
8 3 (2.46%) Assembly Language
8 3 (2.46%) Python
9 1 (0.82%) Java
9 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (56.56%) Degree
2 9 (7.38%) PhD
3 1 (0.82%) HNC
3 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.84%) QA
2 5 (4.10%) DO-160
2 5 (4.10%) DO-254
3 4 (3.28%) ISO 9000
3 4 (3.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (29.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 46 (37.70%) Xilinx
2 45 (36.89%) Altera
3 11 (9.02%) Freescale
4 10 (8.20%) EMC
5 3 (2.46%) Intel
6 1 (0.82%) Apple
6 1 (0.82%) Facebook
6 1 (0.82%) Google
6 1 (0.82%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.82%) Samsung
6 1 (0.82%) Sony