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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FPGA Engineer
Rank 844 893 846
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -47
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 22 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.007% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.008% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 13
Average salary £52,500 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,800
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+26.47% +4.93%
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
96537 103416 96032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80724 85232 80344
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
South East +10 11 £55,000 +29.41% 5
London +37 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East Midlands - 2 £37,500 - 1
South West - 1 £62,500 - 1
East of England - 1 £52,500 -
FPGA Engineer
UK

FPGA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 34 (79.07%) VHDL
3 19 (44.19%) Xilinx
4 18 (41.86%) Verilog
5 17 (39.53%) Degree
6 14 (32.56%) Altera
6 14 (32.56%) Algorithms
7 13 (30.23%) C
7 13 (30.23%) Ethernet
7 13 (30.23%) Electronics
8 10 (23.26%) C++
8 10 (23.26%) Linux
9 8 (18.60%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (13.95%) Java
10 6 (13.95%) OO
10 6 (13.95%) EMC
10 6 (13.95%) Device Driver
11 5 (11.63%) MATLAB
11 5 (11.63%) Signal Processing
12 4 (9.30%) InfiniBand
12 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
13 3 (6.98%) Embedded C
13 3 (6.98%) OpenCL
13 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (6.98%) CAE
13 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (6.98%) Aerospace
13 3 (6.98%) Automotive
13 3 (6.98%) Firmware
14 2 (4.65%) OOP

FPGA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.33%) Simulink
1 1 (2.33%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) Ethernet
2 4 (9.30%) InfiniBand
3 1 (2.33%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.33%) Subversion
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (30.23%) Electronics
2 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.98%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.98%) Automotive
3 2 (4.65%) Military
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 34 (79.07%) VHDL
3 18 (41.86%) Verilog
4 14 (32.56%) Algorithms
5 6 (13.95%) Device Driver
6 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.33%) Arduino
8 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.33%) ASIC
8 1 (2.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (13.95%) OO
3 5 (11.63%) Signal Processing
4 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.98%) CAE
5 2 (4.65%) OOP
5 2 (4.65%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.33%) UML
6 1 (2.33%) CAD
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.33%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.33%) Android Development
6 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Workflow
6 1 (2.33%) Validation
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.33%) Data Management
6 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) C
2 10 (23.26%) C++
3 6 (13.95%) Java
4 5 (11.63%) MATLAB
5 3 (6.98%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Xilinx
2 14 (32.56%) Altera
3 6 (13.95%) EMC
4 1 (2.33%) MKS
4 1 (2.33%) Mentor Graphics
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