Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1156 1114 1224
Rank change year-on-year -42 +110 +25
Permanent jobs citing Xilinx 43 57 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.032% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.055% 0.074% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 33
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £39,625 £31,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £81,250 £59,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%

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 78,682 76,933 96,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.65% 43.83% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 62,460 61,802 78,837
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Xilinx in the UK

Xilinx
Top 12 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 23 February 2018. 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 +12 42 £50,000 +25.00% 16
England -7 41 £50,000 +11.11% 18
South East +14 17 £46,250 +30.28% 7
Midlands +15 9 £45,000 +28.57% 4
East of England -10 8 £60,000 +20.00% 1
East Midlands +4 6 £45,000 +28.57% 3
North of England +2 4 £45,000 +12.50%
North West -14 4 £45,000 +12.50%
West Midlands - 3 - - 1
South West +6 2 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Scotland -40 2 £47,500 +11.76% 2
London -18 1 £52,500 -32.26% 4

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 41 (95.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 31 (72.09%) VHDL
3 23 (53.49%) Algorithms
4 22 (51.16%) Altera
5 21 (48.84%) Degree
6 19 (44.19%) FPGA Design
6 19 (44.19%) C
6 19 (44.19%) Firmware
7 18 (41.86%) C++
8 15 (34.88%) Electronics
9 13 (30.23%) Verilog
10 11 (25.58%) Mathematics
11 10 (23.26%) MATLAB
12 9 (20.93%) Linux
12 9 (20.93%) EMC
12 9 (20.93%) Image Processing
12 9 (20.93%) Signal Processing
13 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
13 8 (18.60%) Embedded Linux
13 8 (18.60%) Embedded C
14 6 (13.95%) Embedded C++
14 6 (13.95%) Ethernet
14 6 (13.95%) Assembly Language
14 6 (13.95%) Digital Signal Processing
15 5 (11.63%) 3D Modelling
15 5 (11.63%) Embedded Systems
15 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
15 5 (11.63%) Schematic Capture
15 5 (11.63%) Mentor Graphics
16 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering

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:

Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Simulink
2 1 (2.33%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.65%) Software-Defined Radio
2 2 (4.65%) Wireless
3 1 (2.33%) SpaceWire
3 1 (2.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 15 (34.88%) Electronics
2 4 (9.30%) Automotive
2 4 (9.30%) Avionics
2 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.98%) Military
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) FPGA Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Firmware Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Design Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Process Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Electronics Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Architect
6 5 (11.63%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Software Architect
7 4 (9.30%) Algorithm Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) VHDL Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Development Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Hardware Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Electronics Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 41 (95.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 31 (72.09%) VHDL
3 23 (53.49%) Algorithms
4 13 (30.23%) Verilog
5 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
6 5 (11.63%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (9.30%) ASIC
8 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.98%) CPLD
9 2 (4.65%) Device Driver
10 1 (2.33%) CAN bus
10 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
10 1 (2.33%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.33%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) FPGA Design
2 11 (25.58%) Mathematics
3 9 (20.93%) Image Processing
3 9 (20.93%) Signal Processing
4 6 (13.95%) Digital Signal Processing
5 5 (11.63%) 3D Modelling
5 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.63%) Schematic Capture
6 4 (9.30%) CAD
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.30%) Validation
7 3 (6.98%) Change Management
7 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.98%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (6.98%) Physics
7 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.65%) Biometrics
8 2 (4.65%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (4.65%) SDLC
8 2 (4.65%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) C
2 18 (41.86%) C++
3 10 (23.26%) MATLAB
4 8 (18.60%) Embedded C
5 6 (13.95%) Assembly Language
5 6 (13.95%) Embedded C++
6 4 (9.30%) Delphi
6 4 (9.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) PhD
4 2 (4.65%) HNC
4 2 (4.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 19 (44.19%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Altera
2 9 (20.93%) EMC
3 5 (11.63%) Mentor Graphics
4 4 (9.30%) Freescale
4 4 (9.30%) Intel
5 1 (2.33%) Cadence
5 1 (2.33%) Lattice Semiconductor