The table below looks at the statistics for the FPGA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FPGA Engineer
Rank 425 407 437
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 10 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.048% 0.015% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.016% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £41,750
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 - £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £46,350
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +1.79%
FPGA Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19829 18833 20898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.60% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16199 15045 18115
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

FPGA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

FPGA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

FPGA Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer across the South East region.

FPGA Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

FPGA Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

FPGA Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

FPGA Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
West Sussex -2 4 £37,500 -
Surrey - 4 £60,000 - 4
Hampshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
Kent - 1 £42,500 -
FPGA Engineer
England

FPGA Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (81.82%) VHDL
3 5 (45.45%) Verilog
3 5 (45.45%) C
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Signal Processing
4 4 (36.36%) Electronics
4 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) UMTS
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) LTE
5 3 (27.27%) WiMAX
6 2 (18.18%) Network Design
6 2 (18.18%) Business Development
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
7 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
7 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Radio
7 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
7 1 (9.09%) Atmel
7 1 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing

FPGA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (36.36%) Ethernet
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) UMTS
2 3 (27.27%) LTE
2 3 (27.27%) WiMAX
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (81.82%) VHDL
3 5 (45.45%) Verilog
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Signal Processing
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Business Development
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
2 3 (27.27%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
3 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Atmel
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