The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 689 755 864
Rank change year-on-year +66 +109  
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 163 196 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.46% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 147 129 81
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year - -2.70%  

Field-Programmable Gate Array 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 32862 42890 41924
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.44% 41.01% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26484 34271 33122
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,093 £29,651 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the UK

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the UK

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in the UK

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +62 154 £50,000 +12.35% 10
London +100 50 £60,000 +34.83% 3
South East +35 42 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East of England +28 22 £47,500 -3.55%
South West +22 17 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 15 £45,000 -18.18%
Cambridge +10 14 £45,000 -18.18%
Oxfordshire +5 13 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Surrey +35 9 £55,000 +57.14%
East Midlands -6 9 £35,000 -12.50%
West Midlands - 9 £42,500 -
Scotland +20 8 £50,000 -6.97% 1
East Sussex +5 8 £50,000 +5.26%
Devon - 8 £28,263 -
Hertfordshire +19 7 £50,000 -11.50%
Hampshire +14 7 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Leicestershire -14 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Paignton - 7 £26,000 -
Bristol +6 6 £40,000 -6.97%
Loughborough +5 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Brighton +1 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Woking +14 5 £55,000 +37.50%
Fareham - 5 £30,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +17 4 £45,000 - 2
Edinburgh +5 4 - -
North West -20 4 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Manchester -25 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Banbury - 4 £70,000 - 1
Hereford - 4 £50,000 -
Herefordshire - 4 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 172 (63.94%) C
2 157 (58.36%) C++
3 109 (40.52%) Degree
4 104 (38.66%) VHDL
5 90 (33.46%) Electronics
6 79 (29.37%) Firmware
7 78 (29.00%) Software Engineering
8 70 (26.02%) Linux
9 67 (24.91%) FPGA Design
10 65 (24.16%) Python
11 61 (22.68%) Verilog
12 57 (21.19%) Computer Science
13 53 (19.70%) Java
14 43 (15.99%) Mathematics
14 43 (15.99%) Xilinx
15 41 (15.24%) Signal Processing
16 37 (13.75%) Algorithms
17 36 (13.38%) Cybersecurity
17 36 (13.38%) Device Driver
18 35 (13.01%) EMC
19 34 (12.64%) Windows
19 34 (12.64%) Security Cleared
20 33 (12.27%) MATLAB
20 33 (12.27%) Finance
21 31 (11.52%) Telecoms
21 31 (11.52%) Ethernet
22 27 (10.04%) Altera
22 27 (10.04%) Embedded Systems
22 27 (10.04%) Low Latency
23 26 (9.67%) C#

Field-Programmable Gate Array
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.35%) Confluence
2 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (5.20%) Simulink
2 10 (3.72%) OrCAD
3 3 (1.12%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.37%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.37%) Mathcad
4 1 (0.37%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.52%) Ethernet
2 23 (8.55%) RS-485
3 19 (7.06%) Wireless
4 15 (5.58%) InfiniBand
5 13 (4.83%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.72%) Bluetooth
6 10 (3.72%) LTE
6 10 (3.72%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (3.35%) Profibus
7 9 (3.35%) RS-232
8 6 (2.23%) DVB
9 5 (1.86%) Firewall
10 4 (1.49%) 802.15
10 4 (1.49%) NFC
10 4 (1.49%) WLAN
11 3 (1.12%) CDMA
11 3 (1.12%) Software-Defined Radio
11 3 (1.12%) TDMA
12 1 (0.37%) 3G
12 1 (0.37%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (7.43%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.32%) Subversion
3 14 (5.20%) JIRA
4 10 (3.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (3.35%) Metasploit
5 9 (3.35%) SonarQube
6 4 (1.49%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.49%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.74%) JUnit
9 1 (0.37%) CMake
9 1 (0.37%) CppUnit
9 1 (0.37%) Redmine
General
1 90 (33.46%) Electronics
2 33 (12.27%) Finance
3 31 (11.52%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.95%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.83%) Avionics
6 7 (2.60%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.86%) Automotive
7 5 (1.86%) Front Office
8 2 (0.74%) Marketing
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (22.68%) Software Engineer
2 49 (18.22%) FPGA Engineer
3 41 (15.24%) Developer
4 40 (14.87%) Hardware Engineer
5 39 (14.50%) Embedded Engineer
6 38 (14.13%) Electronics Engineer
7 36 (13.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 36 (13.38%) Firmware Engineer
8 35 (13.01%) Design Engineer
9 20 (7.43%) Senior Firmware Engineer
10 18 (6.69%) C++ Developer
10 18 (6.69%) FPGA Developer
11 17 (6.32%) Senior Electronics Engineer
12 16 (5.95%) FPGA Design Engineer
12 16 (5.95%) Senior Hardware Engineer
13 14 (5.20%) Development Engineer
14 12 (4.46%) Electronics Design Engineer
15 11 (4.09%) C++ Software Engineer
15 11 (4.09%) Consultant
16 10 (3.72%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.58%) Qt
2 10 (3.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (3.72%) NumPy
2 10 (3.72%) OpenGL
2 10 (3.72%) Pandas
2 10 (3.72%) STL
3 9 (3.35%) MFC
3 9 (3.35%) TensorFlow
3 9 (3.35%) XML
4 5 (1.86%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (1.49%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.74%) Scilab
6 2 (0.74%) VRML
6 2 (0.74%) Yocto
7 1 (0.37%) .NET
7 1 (0.37%) Flash
7 1 (0.37%) HEVC
7 1 (0.37%) scikit-cuda
7 1 (0.37%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 104 (38.66%) VHDL
2 61 (22.68%) Verilog
3 57 (21.19%) Computer Science
4 37 (13.75%) Algorithms
5 36 (13.38%) Device Driver
6 27 (10.04%) Embedded Systems
7 19 (7.06%) ASIC
8 16 (5.95%) CPLD
9 11 (4.09%) Equities
10 10 (3.72%) CUDA
10 10 (3.72%) Data Structures
11 9 (3.35%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (3.35%) Public Cloud
12 8 (2.97%) Hedge funds
13 7 (2.60%) SystemC
14 4 (1.49%) CAN bus
14 4 (1.49%) Smartphone
15 2 (0.74%) Arduino
15 2 (0.74%) iPad
16 1 (0.37%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.02%) Linux
2 34 (12.64%) Windows
3 26 (9.67%) VxWorks
4 10 (3.72%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (2.23%) Android
6 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.37%) SUSE
6 1 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (29.00%) Software Engineering
2 67 (24.91%) FPGA Design
3 43 (15.99%) Mathematics
4 41 (15.24%) Signal Processing
5 36 (13.38%) Cybersecurity
6 27 (10.04%) Low Latency
7 25 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (9.29%) Machine Learning
8 22 (8.18%) OO
8 22 (8.18%) Validation
9 20 (7.43%) Project Management
9 20 (7.43%) Schematic Capture
10 19 (7.06%) Digital Signal Processing
11 18 (6.69%) Mentoring
11 18 (6.69%) Regression Testing
12 17 (6.32%) Ethical Hacking
12 17 (6.32%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (6.32%) Source Code Analysis
13 16 (5.95%) UML
14 15 (5.58%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 172 (63.94%) C
2 157 (58.36%) C++
3 65 (24.16%) Python
4 53 (19.70%) Java
5 33 (12.27%) MATLAB
6 26 (9.67%) C#
7 24 (8.92%) Perl
8 23 (8.55%) Embedded C
9 20 (7.43%) Tcl
10 16 (5.95%) Embedded C++
11 13 (4.83%) JavaScript
12 10 (3.72%) Assembly Language
13 6 (2.23%) Ada
13 6 (2.23%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.74%) SQL
15 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 109 (40.52%) Degree
2 34 (12.64%) Security Cleared
3 17 (6.32%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.60%) PhD
6 2 (0.74%) HNC
7 1 (0.37%) CEH
7 1 (0.37%) GIAC
7 1 (0.37%) HND
7 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.37%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.20%) IEC 61508
2 12 (4.46%) DO-254
3 10 (3.72%) JTAG
4 6 (2.23%) Def Stans
4 6 (2.23%) DO-178B
4 6 (2.23%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.37%) MISRA
System Software
1 79 (29.37%) Firmware
2 1 (0.37%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (3.35%) Nessus
1 9 (3.35%) Nmap
2 1 (0.37%) Control-M
2 1 (0.37%) Nagios
2 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.37%) OpenVAS
2 1 (0.37%) OpenView
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (15.99%) Xilinx
2 35 (13.01%) EMC
3 27 (10.04%) Altera
4 10 (3.72%) Coverity
5 9 (3.35%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.60%) Cadence
7 5 (1.86%) Mentor Graphics
8 4 (1.49%) Actel
8 4 (1.49%) Atmel
9 2 (0.74%) Huawei
9 2 (0.74%) Synopsys
10 1 (0.37%) HP
10 1 (0.37%) IBM
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.37%) Motorola
10 1 (0.37%) Qualys
10 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.37%) Remedy
10 1 (0.37%) SAP
10 1 (0.37%) Veritas
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