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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Engineer
Rank 836 913 938
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 13 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.031% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.032% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 13
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
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
81506 97087 102609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.63% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 68195 81824 85600
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
East of England +10 4 £50,000 -16.66% 3
London +58 3 £77,500 +93.75% 2
South East +47 3 £36,000 -24.21% 2
East Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
South West +16 1 £45,000 -28.00%
FPGA Engineer
UK

FPGA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 33 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 23 (69.70%) C
3 22 (66.67%) Xilinx
4 19 (57.58%) Firmware
5 17 (51.52%) Linux
6 16 (48.48%) C++
6 16 (48.48%) Verilog
6 16 (48.48%) Algorithms
7 15 (45.45%) FPGA Design
8 13 (39.39%) Altera
8 13 (39.39%) Digital Signal Processing
8 13 (39.39%) Signal Processing
9 11 (33.33%) VHDL
10 10 (30.30%) MATLAB
11 9 (27.27%) Electronics
12 8 (24.24%) Validation
12 8 (24.24%) Degree
12 8 (24.24%) Software-Defined Radio
13 7 (21.21%) GNU Octave
13 7 (21.21%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (21.21%) CPLD
13 7 (21.21%) Video Processing
13 7 (21.21%) Device Driver
13 7 (21.21%) TDMA
13 7 (21.21%) Simulink
13 7 (21.21%) CDMA
14 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
15 5 (15.15%) OpenCL
15 5 (15.15%) Python
16 4 (12.12%) S-PLUS

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 7 (21.21%) GNU Octave
1 7 (21.21%) Simulink
2 4 (12.12%) S-PLUS
3 2 (6.06%) Mathcad
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Software-Defined Radio
2 7 (21.21%) CDMA
2 7 (21.21%) TDMA
3 1 (3.03%) 3G
3 1 (3.03%) 4G
3 1 (3.03%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
General
1 9 (27.27%) Electronics
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 16 (48.48%) Algorithms
2 16 (48.48%) Verilog
3 11 (33.33%) VHDL
4 7 (21.21%) CPLD
4 7 (21.21%) Device Driver
4 7 (21.21%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.06%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) FPGA Design
2 13 (39.39%) Digital Signal Processing
2 13 (39.39%) Signal Processing
3 8 (24.24%) Validation
4 7 (21.21%) Video Processing
5 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) Computer Vision
7 3 (9.09%) Low Latency
8 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.03%) CAD
8 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.03%) High-Frequency Trading
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) Regression Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Schematic Capture
8 1 (3.03%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) C
2 16 (48.48%) C++
3 10 (30.30%) MATLAB
4 5 (15.15%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) PhD
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 13 (39.39%) Altera
3 1 (3.03%) EMC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £37k + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum (Incl Bonuses)
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £85k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago