Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 448 471 521
Rank change year-on-year +23 +50 +27
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 108 78 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.68% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 111 64 77
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £58,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 12,711 11,443 16,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.14% 38.14% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10,393 9,342 13,929
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.00% 0.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +6.38%

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 April 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 22 April 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 +3 51 £50,000 +66.67% 13
Thames Valley +1 28 £52,500 -22.22% 7
Surrey +11 15 £40,000 -27.27% 7
Kent +17 14 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 14 £38,750 -13.89% 1
Berkshire -3 8 £60,000 +17.07% 5
Oxfordshire -24 6 £52,500 -25.00% 1
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 63 (58.33%) C++
2 59 (54.63%) Degree
3 54 (50.00%) C
4 47 (43.52%) Electronics
5 39 (36.11%) VHDL
6 36 (33.33%) Linux
6 36 (33.33%) Algorithms
7 35 (32.41%) Altera
8 31 (28.70%) Xilinx
8 31 (28.70%) FPGA Design
9 30 (27.78%) Embedded Linux
9 30 (27.78%) Computer Science
9 30 (27.78%) Image Processing
10 27 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 25 (23.15%) Firmware
11 25 (23.15%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (19.44%) Embedded C
12 21 (19.44%) Embedded C++
13 19 (17.59%) Automotive
14 17 (15.74%) Verilog
15 15 (13.89%) CAD
16 13 (12.04%) Schematic Capture
16 13 (12.04%) Signal Processing
17 12 (11.11%) Video Processing
17 12 (11.11%) Windows
17 12 (11.11%) Validation
18 11 (10.19%) Manufacturing
18 11 (10.19%) C#
18 11 (10.19%) Security Cleared
18 11 (10.19%) Physics

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 4 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (3.70%) FrameMaker
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 4 (3.70%) Simulink
2 2 (1.85%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.85%) HTTP
2 2 (1.85%) IPv4
2 2 (1.85%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.93%) 5G
3 1 (0.93%) SSL
3 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) LabVIEW
General
1 47 (43.52%) Electronics
2 19 (17.59%) Automotive
3 11 (10.19%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.70%) Avionics
4 4 (3.70%) Law
4 4 (3.70%) Marketing
4 4 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (31.48%) FPGA Engineer
2 32 (29.63%) Electronics Engineer
3 30 (27.78%) Design Engineer
4 29 (26.85%) Embedded Engineer
5 19 (17.59%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 19 (17.59%) Graduate
6 15 (13.89%) Principal Engineer
7 12 (11.11%) Development Engineer
7 12 (11.11%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 12 (11.11%) Graduate Design Engineer
7 12 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
7 12 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (9.26%) FPGA Design Engineer
8 10 (9.26%) Software Engineer
9 9 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 9 (8.33%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
9 9 (8.33%) VHDL Engineer
10 8 (7.41%) Engineering Manager
11 7 (6.48%) Firmware Engineer
12 5 (4.63%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 39 (36.11%) VHDL
2 36 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 30 (27.78%) Computer Science
4 17 (15.74%) Verilog
5 7 (6.48%) Device Driver
6 6 (5.56%) Acoustics
7 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.93%) ASIC
9 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.93%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.33%) Linux
2 30 (27.78%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.70%) FPGA Design
2 30 (27.78%) Image Processing
3 27 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 25 (23.15%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (13.89%) CAD
6 13 (12.04%) Schematic Capture
6 13 (12.04%) Signal Processing
7 12 (11.11%) Validation
7 12 (11.11%) Video Processing
8 11 (10.19%) Digital Signal Processing
8 11 (10.19%) Physics
9 9 (8.33%) Linux Kernel Development
9 9 (8.33%) Project Management
10 8 (7.41%) CAE
10 8 (7.41%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (7.41%) Mathematics
10 8 (7.41%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.63%) Embedded Software Development
12 4 (3.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 63 (58.33%) C++
2 54 (50.00%) C
3 21 (19.44%) Embedded C
3 21 (19.44%) Embedded C++
4 11 (10.19%) C#
5 9 (8.33%) Delphi
6 8 (7.41%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.70%) Python
8 3 (2.78%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.85%) Java
10 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (54.63%) Degree
2 11 (10.19%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.33%) PhD
4 8 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.70%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) QA
2 4 (3.70%) DO-254
2 4 (3.70%) ISO 9000
3 3 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (23.15%) Firmware
Vendors
1 35 (32.41%) Altera
2 31 (28.70%) Xilinx
3 9 (8.33%) EMC
3 9 (8.33%) Freescale
4 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.85%) Intel
6 1 (0.93%) Apple
6 1 (0.93%) Cadence
6 1 (0.93%) Facebook
6 1 (0.93%) Google
6 1 (0.93%) Lattice Semiconductor
6 1 (0.93%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (0.93%) Samsung
6 1 (0.93%) Sony