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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Engineer
Rank 257 269 285
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 10 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.092% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.094% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 8
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -9.09%
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
6692 7445 8383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.70% 97.64% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5510 6093 6961
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Suffolk - 9 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +9 1 £60,000 -
FPGA Engineer
England

FPGA Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 12 (85.71%) VHDL
2 12 (85.71%) Verilog
2 12 (85.71%) Firmware
2 12 (85.71%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) Degree
4 9 (64.29%) Assembly Language
4 9 (64.29%) Electronics
4 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
5 6 (42.86%) C
5 6 (42.86%) Embedded C
6 4 (28.57%) Validation
7 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
7 3 (21.43%) DVB
7 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
7 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) Digital Signal Processing
7 3 (21.43%) Signal Processing
7 3 (21.43%) Video Processing
8 1 (7.14%) Altera
8 1 (7.14%) Image Processing
8 1 (7.14%) CAE
8 1 (7.14%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (7.14%) Xilinx

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DVB
General
1 9 (64.29%) Electronics
1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 12 (85.71%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (85.71%) Verilog
2 12 (85.71%) VHDL
3 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Validation
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Signal Processing
2 3 (21.43%) Signal Processing
2 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Video Processing
3 1 (7.14%) CAE
3 1 (7.14%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Assembly Language
2 6 (42.86%) C
2 6 (42.86%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Altera
1 1 (7.14%) Mentor Graphics
1 1 (7.14%) Xilinx