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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Engineer
Rank 854 885 941
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +56
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 24 51 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.050% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.052% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 24 46 10
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
86269 98137 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.28% 96.30% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72747 82628 84190
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +24 15 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East of England - 6 £45,000 -
East Midlands +21 3 £55,000 +51.72%
FPGA Engineer
UK

FPGA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 55 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 32 (58.18%) Firmware
3 30 (54.55%) Electronics
4 28 (50.91%) C
5 24 (43.64%) C++
5 24 (43.64%) Linux
6 22 (40.00%) VHDL
6 22 (40.00%) Xilinx
7 20 (36.36%) Degree
8 17 (30.91%) Verilog
8 17 (30.91%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (25.45%) Algorithms
9 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
10 13 (23.64%) CPLD
11 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
11 12 (21.82%) Digital Signal Processing
11 12 (21.82%) Signal Processing
12 11 (20.00%) Altera
12 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
13 9 (16.36%) Multithreading
13 9 (16.36%) Embedded Linux
13 9 (16.36%) Validation
13 9 (16.36%) MATLAB
14 7 (12.73%) Software-Defined Radio
15 6 (10.91%) Simulink
15 6 (10.91%) TDMA
15 6 (10.91%) Device Driver
15 6 (10.91%) CDMA
15 6 (10.91%) GNU Octave
15 6 (10.91%) Video 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 6 (10.91%) GNU Octave
1 6 (10.91%) Simulink
2 3 (5.45%) S-PLUS
3 2 (3.64%) Mathcad
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.73%) Software-Defined Radio
3 6 (10.91%) CDMA
3 6 (10.91%) TDMA
4 5 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.82%) 3G
5 1 (1.82%) 4G
5 1 (1.82%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
General
1 30 (54.55%) Electronics
2 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 22 (40.00%) VHDL
3 17 (30.91%) Embedded Systems
3 17 (30.91%) Verilog
4 14 (25.45%) Algorithms
5 13 (23.64%) CPLD
6 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (10.91%) Device Driver
8 5 (9.09%) Cryptography
9 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Linux
2 9 (16.36%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Digital Signal Processing
1 12 (21.82%) Signal Processing
1 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (16.36%) Multithreading
2 9 (16.36%) Validation
3 6 (10.91%) Video Processing
4 3 (5.45%) Computer Vision
4 3 (5.45%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (1.82%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) C
2 24 (43.64%) C++
3 9 (16.36%) MATLAB
4 5 (9.09%) Python
5 4 (7.27%) Assembly Language
6 2 (3.64%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 32 (58.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Xilinx
2 11 (20.00%) Altera
3 5 (9.09%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (3.64%) Synplicity
5 1 (1.82%) EMC
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