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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
UK
Rank 703 776 855
Rank change year-on-year +73 +79  
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 164 188 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.18% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.44% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 150 125 75
Median salary £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.35% -6.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 32599 42296 41280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.38% 40.95% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26231 33780 32617
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
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 25 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 25 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 +86 156 £50,000 +12.35% 21
London +109 51 £60,000 +34.83% 2
South East +57 43 £50,000 +11.11% 8
East of England +21 22 £47,500 -13.63% 5
South West +5 16 £37,500 -4.45% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 15 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Cambridge +14 14 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Oxfordshire +5 12 £68,750 +52.77% 1
Surrey +27 10 £55,000 +57.14%
West Midlands - 10 £42,500 -
East Midlands -7 9 £35,000 -12.50%
East Sussex +4 8 £50,000 +5.26%
Paignton - 8 £30,500 -
Devon - 8 £30,500 -
Scotland +29 7 £50,000 -6.97% 2
Hertfordshire +19 7 £50,000 -11.50%
Hampshire +16 7 £30,000 -36.84% 4
Leicestershire -18 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Woking +12 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Brighton +11 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Loughborough +5 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Bristol +8 5 £40,000 -6.97%
Buckinghamshire +16 4 £45,000 - 2
North West -17 4 £40,000 -15.78% 5
Manchester -19 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Fareham - 4 £30,000 - 1
Hereford - 4 £50,000 -
Herefordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +1 3 - - 2
Banbury - 3 £70,000 - 1

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 171 (64.53%) C
2 157 (59.25%) C++
3 104 (39.25%) Degree
4 102 (38.49%) VHDL
5 91 (34.34%) Electronics
6 79 (29.81%) Firmware
7 77 (29.06%) Software Engineering
8 70 (26.42%) Linux
9 66 (24.91%) FPGA Design
10 63 (23.77%) Python
11 60 (22.64%) Verilog
12 55 (20.75%) Computer Science
13 53 (20.00%) Java
14 44 (16.60%) Xilinx
15 43 (16.23%) Mathematics
16 40 (15.09%) Signal Processing
17 37 (13.96%) Algorithms
17 37 (13.96%) Device Driver
18 35 (13.21%) EMC
18 35 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
19 34 (12.83%) MATLAB
19 34 (12.83%) Finance
20 33 (12.45%) Windows
21 31 (11.70%) Ethernet
21 31 (11.70%) Security Cleared
22 30 (11.32%) Telecoms
23 28 (10.57%) Altera
23 28 (10.57%) Embedded Systems
24 27 (10.19%) Low Latency
25 26 (9.81%) Agile Software Development

Field-Programmable Gate Array
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.40%) Confluence
2 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (5.66%) Simulink
2 11 (4.15%) OrCAD
3 3 (1.13%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.38%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.38%) Mathcad
4 1 (0.38%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.70%) Ethernet
2 24 (9.06%) RS-485
3 19 (7.17%) Wireless
4 15 (5.66%) InfiniBand
5 14 (5.28%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.77%) Bluetooth
6 10 (3.77%) LTE
6 10 (3.77%) RS-232
6 10 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (3.40%) Profibus
8 6 (2.26%) DVB
9 5 (1.89%) Firewall
10 4 (1.51%) 802.15
10 4 (1.51%) NFC
10 4 (1.51%) WLAN
11 3 (1.13%) CDMA
11 3 (1.13%) Software-Defined Radio
11 3 (1.13%) TDMA
12 1 (0.38%) 3G
12 1 (0.38%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.77%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.42%) Subversion
3 14 (5.28%) JIRA
4 10 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (3.77%) Metasploit
5 9 (3.40%) SonarQube
6 4 (1.51%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.51%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.13%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.75%) JUnit
9 1 (0.38%) CMake
9 1 (0.38%) CppUnit
9 1 (0.38%) Redmine
General
1 91 (34.34%) Electronics
2 34 (12.83%) Finance
3 30 (11.32%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.77%) Avionics
6 5 (1.89%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.89%) Automotive
6 5 (1.89%) Front Office
7 2 (0.75%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 60 (22.64%) Software Engineer
2 49 (18.49%) FPGA Engineer
3 41 (15.47%) Developer
4 40 (15.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 40 (15.09%) Hardware Engineer
5 37 (13.96%) Electronics Engineer
5 37 (13.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 36 (13.58%) Firmware Engineer
7 34 (12.83%) Design Engineer
8 20 (7.55%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 18 (6.79%) C++ Developer
9 18 (6.79%) FPGA Developer
10 17 (6.42%) Senior Electronics Engineer
11 16 (6.04%) FPGA Design Engineer
11 16 (6.04%) Senior Hardware Engineer
12 14 (5.28%) Development Engineer
13 12 (4.53%) C++ Software Engineer
13 12 (4.53%) Consultant
14 11 (4.15%) Electronics Design Engineer
15 10 (3.77%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.04%) Qt
2 10 (3.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (3.77%) MFC
2 10 (3.77%) NumPy
2 10 (3.77%) OpenGL
2 10 (3.77%) Pandas
2 10 (3.77%) STL
2 10 (3.77%) XML
3 9 (3.40%) TensorFlow
4 5 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (1.51%) 802.1X
6 3 (1.13%) Scilab
6 3 (1.13%) VRML
7 2 (0.75%) Yocto
8 1 (0.38%) .NET
8 1 (0.38%) Flash
8 1 (0.38%) HEVC
8 1 (0.38%) scikit-cuda
8 1 (0.38%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 102 (38.49%) VHDL
2 60 (22.64%) Verilog
3 55 (20.75%) Computer Science
4 37 (13.96%) Algorithms
4 37 (13.96%) Device Driver
5 28 (10.57%) Embedded Systems
6 19 (7.17%) ASIC
7 16 (6.04%) CPLD
8 11 (4.15%) Equities
9 10 (3.77%) CUDA
9 10 (3.77%) Data Structures
10 9 (3.40%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (3.40%) Public Cloud
11 8 (3.02%) Hedge funds
12 7 (2.64%) SystemC
13 4 (1.51%) CAN bus
14 3 (1.13%) Smartphone
15 2 (0.75%) Arduino
15 2 (0.75%) iPad
16 1 (0.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.42%) Linux
2 33 (12.45%) Windows
3 25 (9.43%) VxWorks
4 10 (3.77%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (1.89%) Android
6 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.38%) SUSE
6 1 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.06%) Software Engineering
2 66 (24.91%) FPGA Design
3 43 (16.23%) Mathematics
4 40 (15.09%) Signal Processing
5 35 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
6 27 (10.19%) Low Latency
7 26 (9.81%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (9.43%) Machine Learning
9 22 (8.30%) OO
10 21 (7.92%) Validation
11 20 (7.55%) Schematic Capture
12 19 (7.17%) Digital Signal Processing
12 19 (7.17%) Project Management
13 18 (6.79%) Mentoring
13 18 (6.79%) Regression Testing
14 17 (6.42%) UML
15 16 (6.04%) Ethical Hacking
15 16 (6.04%) Penetration Testing
15 16 (6.04%) Source Code Analysis
16 15 (5.66%) Device Driver Development
Programming Languages
1 171 (64.53%) C
2 157 (59.25%) C++
3 63 (23.77%) Python
4 53 (20.00%) Java
5 34 (12.83%) MATLAB
6 26 (9.81%) C#
7 24 (9.06%) Embedded C
7 24 (9.06%) Perl
8 20 (7.55%) Tcl
9 17 (6.42%) Embedded C++
10 13 (4.91%) JavaScript
11 8 (3.02%) Assembly Language
12 6 (2.26%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.51%) Ada
14 3 (1.13%) SQL
15 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 104 (39.25%) Degree
2 31 (11.70%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.04%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.26%) PhD
4 6 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) HNC
6 1 (0.38%) CEH
6 1 (0.38%) GIAC
6 1 (0.38%) HND
6 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.38%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.53%) IEC 61508
2 10 (3.77%) JTAG
3 9 (3.40%) DO-254
4 4 (1.51%) Def Stans
4 4 (1.51%) DO-178B
4 4 (1.51%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.38%) MISRA
System Software
1 79 (29.81%) Firmware
2 1 (0.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (3.77%) Nessus
1 10 (3.77%) Nmap
2 1 (0.38%) Control-M
2 1 (0.38%) Nagios
2 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.38%) OpenVAS
2 1 (0.38%) OpenView
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (16.60%) Xilinx
2 35 (13.21%) EMC
3 28 (10.57%) Altera
4 10 (3.77%) Coverity
5 9 (3.40%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.64%) Cadence
7 5 (1.89%) Atmel
7 5 (1.89%) Mentor Graphics
8 4 (1.51%) Actel
9 2 (0.75%) Huawei
9 2 (0.75%) Synopsys
10 1 (0.38%) HP
10 1 (0.38%) IBM
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.38%) Motorola
10 1 (0.38%) Qualys
10 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.38%) Remedy
10 1 (0.38%) SAP
10 1 (0.38%) Veritas
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