Period
to 13 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 - 64
Rank change year-on-year - +64 +2
Permanent jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.61% - 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.76% - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Worcestershire median annual salary £47,500 - £32,500
10th Percentile £27,500 - £31,250
90th Percentile £51,250 - £33,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +38.46% -35.00%

Field-Programmable Gate Array is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 168 180 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 33.73% 37.42% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 144 177 103
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% +21.67% -4.76%
10th Percentile £22,325 £21,900 £19,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £55,000 £53,974
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Field-Programmable Gate Array as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Worcestershire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Worcestershire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Field-Programmable Gate Array in Worcestershire

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Worcester - 5 £47,500 -
Malvern - 3 £30,000 -
Field-Programmable Gate Array
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 8 (100.00%) VHDL
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) MATLAB
3 5 (62.50%) Firmware
3 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) CPLD
3 5 (62.50%) Xilinx
3 5 (62.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Signal Processing
4 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (50.00%) FPGA Design
4 4 (50.00%) Assembly Language
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) ASIC
5 3 (37.50%) Military
5 3 (37.50%) Mentor Graphics
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
6 2 (25.00%) RS-485
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (25.00%) Verilog
6 2 (25.00%) Embedded C

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
2 2 (25.00%) RS-485
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) FPGA Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Process Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) VHDL
2 5 (62.50%) CPLD
3 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (37.50%) ASIC
5 2 (25.00%) Verilog
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) FPGA Design
2 4 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (12.50%) Memory Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
1 6 (75.00%) C++
1 6 (75.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (50.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Xilinx
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) Mentor Graphics