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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 868 910 966
Rank change year-on-year +42 +56  
Permanent jobs citing Altera 15 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.030% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 8
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £43,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Altera is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39192 43578 51977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.55% 44.26% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31085 35450 41894
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Altera
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Altera as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Altera in the UK

Altera
Top 18 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 10 £50,000 - 2
South East +49 5 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Scotland +20 5 £55,000 +29.41%
Hampshire +20 5 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Fife +9 5 £55,000 +29.41%
Glenrothes - 5 £55,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands +13 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Yorkshire +5 1 £48,500 +14.11%
Farnborough - 1 £57,500 -
Derby - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £48,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £35,000 -
Wellingborough - 1 £37,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £45,000 -
London - 1 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 31 (96.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 25 (78.13%) FPGA Design
3 22 (68.75%) Xilinx
4 18 (56.25%) C
5 17 (53.13%) Verilog
6 16 (50.00%) C++
6 16 (50.00%) VHDL
7 15 (46.88%) Firmware
8 11 (34.38%) Finance
9 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
9 9 (28.13%) Electronics
10 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 8 (25.00%) Degree
10 8 (25.00%) Low Latency
11 7 (21.88%) Algorithms
11 7 (21.88%) Equities
11 7 (21.88%) Aerospace
11 7 (21.88%) Embedded C
12 6 (18.75%) Linux
12 6 (18.75%) Mentor Graphics
12 6 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
12 6 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
13 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (15.63%) Embedded Linux
13 5 (15.63%) Actel
13 5 (15.63%) DO-254
13 5 (15.63%) Lean Manufacturing
13 5 (15.63%) Image Processing
13 5 (15.63%) Embedded C++
13 5 (15.63%) Six Sigma

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 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Electronics
3 7 (21.88%) Aerospace
4 5 (15.63%) Automotive
4 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
5 4 (12.50%) Marketing
5 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) FPGA Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Design Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Development Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior FPGA Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) VHDL Design Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (96.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 17 (53.13%) Verilog
3 16 (50.00%) VHDL
4 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (21.88%) Algorithms
5 7 (21.88%) Equities
6 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (6.25%) Device Driver
9 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) FPGA Design
2 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
3 8 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 6 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (15.63%) Image Processing
5 5 (15.63%) Lean Manufacturing
5 5 (15.63%) Six Sigma
6 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.38%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.25%) Physics
9 1 (3.13%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.13%) Project Management
9 1 (3.13%) Requirements Management
9 1 (3.13%) V-Model
9 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C
2 16 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (21.88%) Embedded C
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded C++
4 5 (15.63%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) DO-254
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Xilinx
2 6 (18.75%) Mentor Graphics
3 5 (15.63%) Actel
4 4 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Atmel
5 1 (3.13%) Cadence
5 1 (3.13%) EMC
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago