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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Altera
UK
Rank 843 935 946
Rank change year-on-year +92 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Altera 17 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.020% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.046% 0.044% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 17
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% -7.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,250 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.63% -  

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 36809 47478 50257
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.85% 45.93% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29583 38744 40534
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Altera in the UK

Altera
Top 20 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 26 March 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 +106 16 £55,000 +15.78% 8
London +86 8 £77,500 -
South East +56 3 £45,000 -5.26% 3
East of England +22 3 £52,500 -12.50%
Cambridgeshire +13 2 £52,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,000 - 2
Scotland +30 1 - -
Hampshire +26 1 £47,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +18 1 £45,000 -25.00%
East Midlands +4 1 £35,000 -20.00%
Dunfermline +4 1 - -
Fife +3 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £50,000 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £47,500 - 1
Derby - 1 £35,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £35,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £45,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £50,000 -

Altera
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 28 (96.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 28 (96.55%) Xilinx
2 18 (62.07%) FPGA Design
2 18 (62.07%) Verilog
2 18 (62.07%) C
3 17 (58.62%) C++
4 12 (41.38%) Mathematics
5 11 (37.93%) Low Latency
5 11 (37.93%) Finance
5 11 (37.93%) Equities
6 10 (34.48%) VHDL
7 9 (31.03%) Firmware
8 7 (24.14%) Electronics
9 6 (20.69%) Linux
10 4 (13.79%) Tcl
10 4 (13.79%) Perl
10 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
10 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
10 4 (13.79%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (10.34%) Scilab
11 3 (10.34%) Regression Analysis
11 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
11 3 (10.34%) Atmel
11 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
11 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (10.34%) OrCAD
11 3 (10.34%) SQL
11 3 (10.34%) Windows
11 3 (10.34%) Java
11 3 (10.34%) MATLAB

Altera
Top Related 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 3 (10.34%) OrCAD
1 3 (10.34%) Simulink
2 1 (3.45%) S-PLUS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) FPGA Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Design Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior FPGA Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Scilab
1 3 (10.34%) VRML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (96.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 18 (62.07%) Verilog
3 11 (37.93%) Equities
4 10 (34.48%) VHDL
5 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
5 4 (13.79%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
7 2 (6.90%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) FPGA Design
2 12 (41.38%) Mathematics
3 11 (37.93%) Low Latency
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.34%) Regression Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) Line Management
6 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Requirements Management
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Image Processing
7 1 (3.45%) Physics
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Prototyping
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) Video Processing
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C
2 17 (58.62%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 4 (13.79%) Tcl
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO13485
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Xilinx
2 3 (10.34%) Atmel
3 1 (3.45%) Cadence
3 1 (3.45%) Mentor Graphics
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
High Wycombe, UK
Intel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago