The table below looks at the statistics for the FPGA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FPGA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FPGA Engineer
Rank 248 237 260
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.055% 0.045% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.047% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -19.64%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -4.19%
FPGA Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6896 6357 8181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.34% 96.27% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5590 5140 7081
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

FPGA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

FPGA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

FPGA Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer across the East of England region.

FPGA Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

FPGA Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

FPGA Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

FPGA Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Essex -20 1 £41,500 -
FPGA Engineer
England

FPGA Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited FPGA Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with FPGA Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (66.67%) VHDL
2 4 (66.67%) Verilog
3 3 (50.00%) Xilinx
3 3 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (33.33%) Altera
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) IEC 61508
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) JTAG
5 1 (16.67%) OpenCL
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

FPGA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited FPGA Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with FPGA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (66.67%) VHDL
2 4 (66.67%) Verilog
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) JTAG
1 1 (16.67%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 2 (33.33%) Altera
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago