The table below looks at the statistics for the FPGA Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FPGA Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FPGA Design Engineer
Rank 879 - 876
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Design Engineer 20 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% - 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% - 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 5
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,375 - £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

FPGA Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FPGA Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FPGA Design Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FPGA Design Engineer within the UK.

FPGA Design Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

FPGA Design Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FPGA Design Engineer over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

FPGA Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

FPGA Design Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FPGA Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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
England - 20 £50,000 - 4
South East - 13 £50,000 - 2
Berkshire - 12 £50,000 -
Newbury - 6 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 5 £36,250 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £36,250 -
East Midlands - 5 £36,250 -
Thatcham - 3 £50,000 -
Fareham - 1 £57,500 -
Reading - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £57,500 - 1
Bristol - 1 £62,500 - 1
London - 1 £52,500 - 1
City of London - 1 £52,500 -
South West - 1 £62,500 - 1

FPGA Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited FPGA Design 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 Design Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) VHDL
1 28 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (53.57%) Degree
3 12 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (35.71%) Xilinx
5 9 (32.14%) Electronics
5 9 (32.14%) C
6 7 (25.00%) Verilog
7 6 (21.43%) Embedded C
7 6 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (21.43%) Aerospace
7 6 (21.43%) Automotive
8 5 (17.86%) MATLAB
8 5 (17.86%) C++
9 4 (14.29%) Linux
9 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
9 4 (14.29%) Altera
9 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
10 3 (10.71%) Signal Processing
11 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (7.14%) OpenCL
11 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
12 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
12 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
12 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
12 1 (3.57%) JTAG
12 1 (3.57%) Android
12 1 (3.57%) Image Processing
12 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (3.57%) Finance

FPGA Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited FPGA Design 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 Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) Wireless
2 1 (3.57%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 9 (32.14%) Electronics
2 6 (21.43%) Aerospace
2 6 (21.43%) Automotive
2 6 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (100.00%) VHDL
1 28 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (25.00%) Verilog
3 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.57%) Arduino
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) ASIC
5 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.57%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (10.71%) Signal Processing
3 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security
4 1 (3.57%) Android Development
4 1 (3.57%) CAD
4 1 (3.57%) CAE
4 1 (3.57%) Validation
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.57%) Image Processing
4 1 (3.57%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) C
2 6 (21.43%) Embedded C
3 5 (17.86%) C++
3 5 (17.86%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) JTAG
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Xilinx
2 4 (14.29%) Altera
3 1 (3.57%) Mentor Graphics
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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