Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Altera products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Altera over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Altera Corporation.

Altera
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1158 1178 1281
Rank change year-on-year +20 +103 +20
Permanent jobs citing Altera 19 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.023% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.024% 0.053% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 21
UK median annual salary £53,125 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.06% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £73,750 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,125 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.53% +5.56%

Altera is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 79646 83241 100156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.51% 43.84% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61613 67223 81581
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Altera
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Altera as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Altera in the UK

Altera
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Altera.

Salary trend for Altera in the UK

Altera
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Altera over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Altera in the UK

Altera
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Altera within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
UK excluding London +52 19 £53,125 +25.00%
England +3 18 £56,250 +25.00%
South East +36 8 £57,500 +64.29%
East Midlands +32 6 £50,625 +1.25%
Midlands +18 6 £50,625 +1.25%
North of England +8 2 £45,000 +5.88%
East of England - 2 £60,000 -
North West - 2 £45,000 -
Scotland -9 1 £45,000 +5.88%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Altera also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Altera.

1 19 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (78.95%) VHDL
3 11 (57.89%) Xilinx
3 11 (57.89%) FPGA Design
4 10 (52.63%) C
5 9 (47.37%) Firmware
5 9 (47.37%) Degree
6 8 (42.11%) C++
7 7 (36.84%) Embedded C
8 6 (31.58%) Embedded C++
8 6 (31.58%) Linux
8 6 (31.58%) Verilog
9 5 (26.32%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (26.32%) Image Processing
9 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
10 4 (21.05%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (21.05%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (21.05%) V-Model
10 4 (21.05%) Physics
10 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
10 4 (21.05%) Chartered Engineer
10 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (15.79%) Electronics
11 3 (15.79%) Automotive
11 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
11 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
11 3 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (15.79%) Signal Processing

Altera
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) Simulink
3 1 (5.26%) OrCAD
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (15.79%) Automotive
1 3 (15.79%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) FPGA Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Design Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Development Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) VHDL Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior VHDL Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (78.95%) VHDL
3 6 (31.58%) Verilog
4 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
5 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (5.26%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) FPGA Design
2 5 (26.32%) Image Processing
3 4 (21.05%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (21.05%) Physics
3 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
3 4 (21.05%) V-Model
4 3 (15.79%) Signal Processing
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C
2 8 (42.11%) C++
3 7 (36.84%) Embedded C
4 6 (31.58%) Embedded C++
5 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) DO-254
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Xilinx
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) EMC
3 2 (10.53%) Intel
3 2 (10.53%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (5.26%) Cadence
4 1 (5.26%) Lattice Semiconductor