Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 309 333
Rank change year-on-year +9 +24 -4
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 16 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.87% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 30
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £62,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3893 4115 4527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.11% 37.87% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3087 3396 3676
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the South West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in the South West.

Salary trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the South West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the South West

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Cornwall - 6 £40,000 -
Bristol - 5 £45,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +9 2 £35,750 -0.69%
Dorset -6 2 £50,000 -16.67%
Devon +16 1 - -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 13 (81.25%) VHDL
2 12 (75.00%) C
3 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
4 6 (37.50%) CPLD
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) Assembly Language
7 3 (18.75%) Xilinx
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) FPGA Design
8 2 (12.50%) Def Stans
8 2 (12.50%) Power Management
8 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (12.50%) SDLC
8 2 (12.50%) ISO 26262
8 2 (12.50%) Ada
8 2 (12.50%) IEC 61508
8 2 (12.50%) DO-178B
8 2 (12.50%) DO-254
8 2 (12.50%) Avionics
8 2 (12.50%) Firmware
8 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
8 2 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (12.50%) Verilog
8 2 (12.50%) Electronics
8 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
9 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
9 1 (6.25%) Validation
9 1 (6.25%) Telecoms

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (6.25%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) RS-232
General
1 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 2 (12.50%) Avionics
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Electronics Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Digital Hardware Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Design Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) FPGA Design Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) VHDL Design Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) VHDL Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) VHDL
2 6 (37.50%) CPLD
3 2 (12.50%) Verilog
4 1 (6.25%) CAN bus
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (12.50%) FPGA Design
2 2 (12.50%) Power Management
2 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) CMMI
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) PLM
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C
2 3 (18.75%) Assembly Language
3 2 (12.50%) Ada
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Def Stans
1 2 (12.50%) DO-178B
1 2 (12.50%) DO-254
1 2 (12.50%) IEC 61508
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Xilinx
2 1 (6.25%) Intel