Period
to 15 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Xilinx products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Xilinx over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 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 Xilinx, Inc.

Xilinx
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1075 1141 1138
Rank change year-on-year +66 -3 +101
Permanent jobs citing Xilinx 35 33 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.019% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.055% 0.043% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 60
UK median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £34,750 £37,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £73,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -10.00%

Xilinx is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 64,143 76,417 76,802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.44% 44.34% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 49,293 59,739 61,795
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Xilinx
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Xilinx in the UK

Xilinx
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Xilinx in the UK

Xilinx
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xilinx over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Xilinx in the UK

Xilinx
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xilinx within the UK over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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
UK excluding London +50 32 £42,500 -15.00% 43
England +55 27 £42,500 -15.00% 34
South East +41 13 £42,500 -15.00% 8
East of England +27 11 £37,500 -37.50% 9
Scotland +6 6 £32,500 -31.58% 1
South West -1 2 £53,750 +7.50% 9
London +38 1 £85,000 +61.90% 1

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT jobs citing Xilinx also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Xilinx.

1 28 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 24 (68.57%) C
2 24 (68.57%) C++
3 20 (57.14%) VHDL
3 20 (57.14%) Degree
4 18 (51.43%) FPGA Design
5 14 (40.00%) Electronics
6 13 (37.14%) Embedded C
6 13 (37.14%) Embedded C++
6 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
6 13 (37.14%) Altera
6 13 (37.14%) Algorithms
7 11 (31.43%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (28.57%) Firmware
8 10 (28.57%) Linux
9 9 (25.71%) Verilog
9 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
10 7 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (20.00%) Flash
11 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
11 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.14%) Image Processing
11 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.14%) Defect Tracking
12 5 (14.29%) ISO 13485
12 5 (14.29%) FMEA
12 5 (14.29%) Commercial Awareness

Xilinx
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 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.71%) HTTP
4 1 (2.86%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.86%) 5G
4 1 (2.86%) LTE
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.57%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (40.00%) Electronics
2 5 (14.29%) Automotive
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) FPGA Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Design Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior FPGA Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) VHDL Design Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) VHDL Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Embedded C Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Research Fellow
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Flash
2 2 (5.71%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 28 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 20 (57.14%) VHDL
3 13 (37.14%) Algorithms
4 9 (25.71%) Verilog
5 7 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (5.71%) Device Driver
7 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (2.86%) SIMD
8 1 (2.86%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (2.86%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) FPGA Design
2 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
3 11 (31.43%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
5 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (17.14%) Defect Tracking
6 6 (17.14%) Image Processing
7 5 (14.29%) Commercial Awareness
7 5 (14.29%) FMEA
8 4 (11.43%) Signal Processing
8 4 (11.43%) Technical Leadership
9 3 (8.57%) Digital Signal Processing
9 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.71%) Complexity Analysis
10 2 (5.71%) Device Driver Development
10 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (5.71%) Schematic Capture
11 1 (2.86%) Data Privacy
11 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) C
1 24 (68.57%) C++
2 13 (37.14%) Embedded C
2 13 (37.14%) Embedded C++
3 5 (14.29%) Assembly Language
3 5 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 4 (11.43%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) Tcl
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) PhD
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.86%) HND
4 1 (2.86%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) KVM
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Altera
2 2 (5.71%) Intel
3 1 (2.86%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (2.86%) VMware