Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CPLD in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CPLD over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Complex Programmable Logic Device (CPLD)
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1167 1219 1311
Rank change year-on-year +52 +92 +44
Permanent jobs citing CPLD 16 37 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.018% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.021% 0.044% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 5
UK median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.47% -5.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £31,875 £33,500 £42,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £51,500 £51,150
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.47% -5.00% +33.33%

CPLD is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75149 84854 91302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.30% 41.96% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 58044 69024 72530
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,185 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

CPLD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CPLD in the UK

CPLD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CPLD in the UK

CPLD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CPLD over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for CPLD in the UK

CPLD
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CPLD within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 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
England +59 16 £43,000 -9.47%
UK excluding London +38 16 £43,000 -9.47%
South East +58 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
South West +9 4 £40,000 +1.91%
North West - 2 £41,000 -
North of England - 2 £41,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT jobs citing CPLD 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 CPLD.

1 16 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (87.50%) Electronics
3 13 (81.25%) C
4 10 (62.50%) Firmware
5 8 (50.00%) VHDL
6 7 (43.75%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (37.50%) Schematic Capture
7 6 (37.50%) Ethernet
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 3 (18.75%) Verilog
9 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
9 3 (18.75%) Project Management
9 3 (18.75%) SNMP
9 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
9 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
9 3 (18.75%) EMC
9 3 (18.75%) C#
9 3 (18.75%) C++
9 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 3 (18.75%) Windows
9 3 (18.75%) Linux
9 3 (18.75%) Defect Tracking
9 3 (18.75%) RS-485
10 2 (12.50%) Fault Analysis
10 2 (12.50%) 3D Visualisation
10 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 2 (12.50%) FPGA Design
10 2 (12.50%) PhD
10 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
10 2 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV

CPLD
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 (6.25%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Ethernet
2 3 (18.75%) RS-485
2 3 (18.75%) SNMP
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (87.50%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Electronics Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Hardware Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Design Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) FPGA Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Audio Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Electronics Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Digital Hardware Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (50.00%) VHDL
3 7 (43.75%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (18.75%) Verilog
5 2 (12.50%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Schematic Capture
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) 3D Visualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) FPGA Design
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PhD
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) EMC
2 2 (12.50%) Xilinx
3 1 (6.25%) Cadence