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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FPGA Engineer
Rank 424 452 418
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 20 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.095% 0.027% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.028% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
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
19933 21138 20178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.59% 94.86% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16542 16611 16631
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 31 August 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
Berkshire - 16 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Hampshire - 1 £57,500 - 2
Surrey - 1 - - 2
FPGA Engineer
England

FPGA Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 20 (100.00%) VHDL
1 20 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 18 (90.00%) Degree
3 11 (55.00%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (50.00%) C
5 8 (40.00%) C++
6 7 (35.00%) Xilinx
7 6 (30.00%) Electronics
8 5 (25.00%) Verilog
8 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
9 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) EMC
9 4 (20.00%) Firmware
9 4 (20.00%) MATLAB
9 4 (20.00%) Altera
9 4 (20.00%) Change Control
10 3 (15.00%) Digital Signal Processing
10 3 (15.00%) Signal Processing
10 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
11 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
12 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Radio
12 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 1 (5.00%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 6 (30.00%) Electronics
2 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) VHDL
1 20 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (25.00%) Verilog
2 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (15.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 3 (15.00%) Signal Processing
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C
2 8 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Xilinx
2 4 (20.00%) EMC
2 4 (20.00%) Altera
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 12 days ago