The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had FPGA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Engineer
England / South East
Rank 386 435 440
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 4 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.073% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.075% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 13
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%

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
14397 18619 19896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.85% 96.84% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11932 15823 16132
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

FPGA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured FPGA Engineer in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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 Sussex +15 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Hampshire +10 1 £47,500 -17.39% 1
FPGA Engineer
England

FPGA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 South East region featuring FPGA Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 16 (88.89%) C
3 12 (66.67%) Firmware
4 10 (55.56%) Electronics
5 9 (50.00%) C++
5 9 (50.00%) CPLD
5 9 (50.00%) Xilinx
5 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (44.44%) VHDL
7 7 (38.89%) Linux
7 7 (38.89%) Altera
7 7 (38.89%) Degree
7 7 (38.89%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (33.33%) FPGA Design
8 6 (33.33%) Verilog
9 5 (27.78%) Python
9 5 (27.78%) Digital Signal Processing
9 5 (27.78%) Signal Processing
9 5 (27.78%) OpenCL
9 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
10 3 (16.67%) Video Processing
10 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 3 (16.67%) Project Management
11 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
11 2 (11.11%) Mathcad
12 1 (5.56%) Automotive
12 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
12 1 (5.56%) CAD
12 1 (5.56%) Embedded C

FPGA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (11.11%) Mathcad
General
1 10 (55.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (50.00%) CPLD
3 8 (44.44%) VHDL
4 7 (38.89%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (33.33%) Verilog
6 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
7 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) FPGA Design
3 5 (27.78%) Digital Signal Processing
3 5 (27.78%) Signal Processing
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Video Processing
5 1 (5.56%) CAD
5 1 (5.56%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C
2 9 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 7 (38.89%) Altera
Basingstoke
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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