The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had FPGA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Engineer
Rank 871 903 945
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 37 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.031% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.032% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 22
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
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
88576 96429 106135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75322 79912 87719
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

FPGA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured FPGA Engineer in the job title.

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 26 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 12 £47,500 -
North West +20 10 £35,000 - 1
East of England +33 9 £42,500 -20.56%
South West - 5 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands -11 1 £31,500 -
FPGA Engineer
UK

FPGA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, FPGA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring FPGA Engineer in the job title.

1 67 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 45 (67.16%) Electronics
3 39 (58.21%) VHDL
4 35 (52.24%) Firmware
5 31 (46.27%) C
6 28 (41.79%) Degree
7 26 (38.81%) Embedded Systems
8 23 (34.33%) C++
9 17 (25.37%) Linux
9 17 (25.37%) Verilog
10 16 (23.88%) TCP/IP
11 14 (20.90%) CPLD
12 13 (19.40%) Xilinx
13 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
13 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
13 12 (17.91%) Altera
13 12 (17.91%) Assembly Language
14 10 (14.93%) Embedded Linux
14 10 (14.93%) Multithreading
14 10 (14.93%) SC Cleared
15 9 (13.43%) Schematic Capture
15 9 (13.43%) Telecoms
16 8 (11.94%) Ethernet
16 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
17 7 (10.45%) Embedded C
18 6 (8.96%) Algorithms
19 5 (7.46%) EMC
19 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
19 5 (7.46%) Mentor Graphics
20 4 (5.97%) Digital Signal Processing

FPGA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (1.49%) Mathcad
1 1 (1.49%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.94%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.48%) DVB
4 1 (1.49%) 3G
4 1 (1.49%) FlexRay
4 1 (1.49%) RS-485
4 1 (1.49%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 45 (67.16%) Electronics
2 9 (13.43%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.97%) Finance
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 67 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 39 (58.21%) VHDL
3 26 (38.81%) Embedded Systems
4 17 (25.37%) Verilog
5 14 (20.90%) CPLD
6 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
7 6 (8.96%) Algorithms
8 4 (5.97%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) Multithreading
2 9 (13.43%) Schematic Capture
3 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
4 4 (5.97%) Digital Signal Processing
4 4 (5.97%) Signal Processing
4 4 (5.97%) Validation
5 3 (4.48%) Software Delivery
5 3 (4.48%) Video Processing
6 2 (2.99%) Change Control
6 2 (2.99%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.99%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (2.99%) Information Assurance
6 2 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.99%) OO
6 2 (2.99%) OOP
7 1 (1.49%) CAE
7 1 (1.49%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (1.49%) Image Processing
7 1 (1.49%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) C
2 23 (34.33%) C++
3 12 (17.91%) Assembly Language
4 7 (10.45%) Embedded C
5 4 (5.97%) Python
6 2 (2.99%) Java
6 2 (2.99%) MATLAB
6 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.49%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 28 (41.79%) Degree
2 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) DO-254
System Software
1 35 (52.24%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Xilinx
2 12 (17.91%) Altera
3 5 (7.46%) EMC
3 5 (7.46%) Mentor Graphics
4 3 (4.48%) Synplicity
5 1 (1.49%) Actel
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