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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Engineer
Rank 420 439 457
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 15 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.085% 0.13% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.14% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 2
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
17039 20118 20961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.00% 96.59% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14264 16865 16385
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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 Sussex +11 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Hampshire +8 5 £35,000 -39.13% 2
Berkshire 0 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Oxfordshire - 1 £36,000 -
FPGA Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 South East region featuring FPGA Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 22 (78.57%) C
3 18 (64.29%) Firmware
4 17 (60.71%) Electronics
5 14 (50.00%) CPLD
5 14 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
6 13 (46.43%) VHDL
7 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
8 9 (32.14%) C++
9 8 (28.57%) Xilinx
9 8 (28.57%) Altera
10 7 (25.00%) Degree
10 7 (25.00%) Verilog
11 6 (21.43%) Linux
11 6 (21.43%) Digital Signal Processing
11 6 (21.43%) Signal Processing
12 5 (17.86%) OpenCL
12 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
12 5 (17.86%) Python
13 3 (10.71%) Schematic Capture
13 3 (10.71%) Video Processing
13 3 (10.71%) MATLAB
13 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
14 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
14 2 (7.14%) Synplicity
14 2 (7.14%) Mathcad
15 1 (3.57%) Software-Defined Radio
15 1 (3.57%) 4G
15 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
15 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared

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 (7.14%) Mathcad
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) 3G
1 1 (3.57%) 4G
1 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.57%) Software-Defined Radio
1 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
General
1 17 (60.71%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (50.00%) CPLD
2 14 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 13 (46.43%) VHDL
4 7 (25.00%) Verilog
5 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
6 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
7 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 6 (21.43%) Digital Signal Processing
2 6 (21.43%) Signal Processing
3 3 (10.71%) Schematic Capture
3 3 (10.71%) Video Processing
4 1 (3.57%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) C
2 9 (32.14%) C++
3 5 (17.86%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Altera
1 8 (28.57%) Xilinx
2 2 (7.14%) Synplicity
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Alfen
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago