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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FPGA Engineer
Rank 863 825 846
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 8 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.026% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.028% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 32
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
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
100571 93749 105909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82215 78642 91158
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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
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 16 September 2014. 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 -21 6 £42,500 +21.42% 1
London -21 1 £50,000 -41.17%
East of England -27 1 £42,500 +14.09% 5
FPGA Engineer
UK

FPGA Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) VHDL
1 14 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (50.00%) Verilog
3 6 (42.86%) C
3 6 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (35.71%) Electronics
5 4 (28.57%) Assembly Language
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 4 (28.57%) Atmel
5 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Xilinx
7 2 (14.29%) Device Driver
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) Signal Processing
8 1 (7.14%) Firmware
8 1 (7.14%) Validation
8 1 (7.14%) Cadence

FPGA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Wireless
General
1 5 (35.71%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) VHDL
1 14 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (50.00%) Verilog
3 6 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (14.29%) Device Driver
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Signal Processing
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C
2 4 (28.57%) Assembly Language
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Atmel
2 2 (14.29%) Xilinx
3 1 (7.14%) Cadence
Norwich
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £350000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago