The table below looks at the statistics for the FPGA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Engineer
Rank 870 892 896
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 28 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.033% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.034% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 12
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,350 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +18.75%
FPGA Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

FPGA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

FPGA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

FPGA Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

FPGA Engineer Salary Trend in England

FPGA Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

FPGA Engineer Salary Histogram in England

FPGA Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
South East +7 13 £47,500 -7.31% 1
London +16 10 £44,500 -11.00% 2
East of England 0 4 £56,250 +2.27% 3
West Midlands -11 1 £32,500 -23.52%
FPGA Engineer
UK

FPGA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 71 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 48 (67.61%) VHDL
3 42 (59.15%) C
4 41 (57.75%) Electronics
5 34 (47.89%) Firmware
6 27 (38.03%) C++
7 24 (33.80%) Degree
8 19 (26.76%) Embedded Systems
8 19 (26.76%) Schematic Capture
9 17 (23.94%) Altera
10 16 (22.54%) CPLD
10 16 (22.54%) Xilinx
11 15 (21.13%) Verilog
12 14 (19.72%) EMC
12 14 (19.72%) Algorithms
13 13 (18.31%) Ethernet
14 12 (16.90%) Linux
14 12 (16.90%) Manufacturing
15 10 (14.08%) Kalman Filter
16 8 (11.27%) Change Control
17 7 (9.86%) Mathematics
17 7 (9.86%) MATLAB
18 6 (8.45%) Finance
19 5 (7.04%) Physics
19 5 (7.04%) Aerospace
20 4 (5.63%) Automotive
20 4 (5.63%) OOP
20 4 (5.63%) OO
20 4 (5.63%) Python
20 4 (5.63%) Java

FPGA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Mathcad
1 2 (2.82%) OrCAD
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.23%) DVB
2 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) 3G
3 1 (1.41%) FlexRay
3 1 (1.41%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 41 (57.75%) Electronics
2 12 (16.90%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.45%) Finance
4 5 (7.04%) Aerospace
5 4 (5.63%) Automotive
6 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.41%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) HEVC
1 2 (2.82%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 71 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 48 (67.61%) VHDL
3 19 (26.76%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (22.54%) CPLD
5 15 (21.13%) Verilog
6 14 (19.72%) Algorithms
7 7 (9.86%) Mathematics
8 5 (7.04%) Physics
9 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
10 2 (2.82%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.76%) Schematic Capture
2 10 (14.08%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (11.27%) Change Control
4 4 (5.63%) Digital Signal Processing
4 4 (5.63%) OO
4 4 (5.63%) OOP
4 4 (5.63%) Signal Processing
5 3 (4.23%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (4.23%) Software Delivery
5 3 (4.23%) Video Processing
6 2 (2.82%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.41%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.41%) Low Latency
7 1 (1.41%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (59.15%) C
2 27 (38.03%) C++
3 7 (9.86%) MATLAB
4 4 (5.63%) Java
4 4 (5.63%) Python
5 3 (4.23%) Embedded C
6 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.41%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) PhD
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 34 (47.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Altera
2 16 (22.54%) Xilinx
3 14 (19.72%) EMC
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.41%) Synplicity
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