Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England > South East
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 459 487 523
Rank change year-on-year +28 +36 -18
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 78 70 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.58% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 69 67 63
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £39,500 £32,600
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £69,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% -

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 11,663 12,129 14,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.55% 39.94% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9,459 9,947 11,533
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +5 35 £53,750 +7.50% 12
Thames Valley -1 20 £45,000 -3.74% 9
Surrey +41 18 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Berkshire +10 14 £43,750 -2.78% 3
Buckinghamshire +16 6 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Kent -1 3 £50,000 -4.76% 2
East Sussex -1 2 - - 1
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 47 (60.26%) C++
2 45 (57.69%) C
3 44 (56.41%) Degree
4 40 (51.28%) Electronics
5 31 (39.74%) VHDL
6 24 (30.77%) Firmware
7 22 (28.21%) Software Engineering
8 21 (26.92%) Xilinx
8 21 (26.92%) FPGA Design
9 20 (25.64%) Computer Science
9 20 (25.64%) Image Processing
9 20 (25.64%) Embedded C
10 19 (24.36%) Algorithms
11 18 (23.08%) Linux
12 17 (21.79%) Embedded C++
13 16 (20.51%) Embedded Linux
13 16 (20.51%) Automotive
14 15 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (17.95%) Verilog
16 12 (15.38%) Altera
16 12 (15.38%) Python
17 10 (12.82%) Schematic Capture
18 9 (11.54%) Signal Processing
18 9 (11.54%) Manufacturing
19 8 (10.26%) Physics
19 8 (10.26%) Time Management
19 8 (10.26%) Linux Kernel Development
20 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
20 7 (8.97%) .NET
20 7 (8.97%) Project Management

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 (1.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.13%) FrameMaker
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) RS-485
2 4 (5.13%) RS-232
2 4 (5.13%) Wireless
3 3 (3.85%) Network Security
3 3 (3.85%) Software-Defined Radio
4 2 (2.56%) Bluetooth
4 2 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.56%) ZigBee
4 2 (2.56%) Z-Wave
5 1 (1.28%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.28%) 5G
5 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.28%) LTE
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (51.28%) Electronics
2 16 (20.51%) Automotive
3 9 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.13%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.13%) Marketing
4 4 (5.13%) Publishing
5 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (35.90%) Design Engineer
2 24 (30.77%) Electronics Engineer
3 20 (25.64%) FPGA Engineer
4 19 (24.36%) Embedded Engineer
5 15 (19.23%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 13 (16.67%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 11 (14.10%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) Software Engineer
9 8 (10.26%) Graduate
9 8 (10.26%) VHDL Engineer
10 7 (8.97%) Senior Design Engineer
10 7 (8.97%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
11 6 (7.69%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
11 6 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
11 6 (7.69%) VHDL Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) .NET
2 4 (5.13%) POSIX
3 3 (3.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (39.74%) VHDL
2 20 (25.64%) Computer Science
3 19 (24.36%) Algorithms
4 14 (17.95%) Verilog
5 6 (7.69%) Device Driver
6 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.56%) Optoelectronics
9 1 (1.28%) Acoustics
9 1 (1.28%) ASIC
9 1 (1.28%) Life Science
9 1 (1.28%) Robotics
9 1 (1.28%) SIMD
9 1 (1.28%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Linux
2 16 (20.51%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (5.13%) Windows
4 3 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) Software Engineering
2 21 (26.92%) FPGA Design
3 20 (25.64%) Image Processing
4 15 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (12.82%) Schematic Capture
6 9 (11.54%) Signal Processing
7 8 (10.26%) Linux Kernel Development
7 8 (10.26%) Physics
7 8 (10.26%) Time Management
8 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (8.97%) Project Management
9 6 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
9 6 (7.69%) Mathematics
10 5 (6.41%) Data Acquisition
11 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.13%) Multithreading
11 4 (5.13%) QMS
11 4 (5.13%) Quality Management
11 4 (5.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (60.26%) C++
2 45 (57.69%) C
3 20 (25.64%) Embedded C
4 17 (21.79%) Embedded C++
5 12 (15.38%) Python
6 6 (7.69%) C#
7 5 (6.41%) Tcl
8 4 (5.13%) Java
9 2 (2.56%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.56%) Fortran
9 2 (2.56%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (56.41%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) PhD
2 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) DO-160
2 4 (5.13%) DO-254
2 4 (5.13%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.28%) JTAG
System Software
1 24 (30.77%) Firmware
2 1 (1.28%) KVM
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Xilinx
2 12 (15.38%) Altera
3 2 (2.56%) EMC
4 1 (1.28%) Intel
4 1 (1.28%) VMware