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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FPGA Design Engineer
Rank 941 933 942
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Design Engineer 10 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.008% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 5
Average salary £53,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.70% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.76% -5.55%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 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
(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 +10 10 £53,000 +24.70% 3
East of England +5 4 £56,250 +50.00%
South East -8 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Hertfordshire - 3 £56,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £56,000 -
Hampshire +12 2 £53,000 +0.95%
Berkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Newbury - 2 £50,000 -
Fareham +4 1 £57,500 +9.52%
Worcestershire - 1 £32,500 -
London - 1 £49,000 - 1
Colchester - 1 £56,500 -
Worcester - 1 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Essex - 1 £56,500 -

FPGA Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 27 (93.10%) VHDL
3 14 (48.28%) Verilog
3 14 (48.28%) Degree
4 11 (37.93%) Schematic Capture
5 10 (34.48%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (31.03%) Electronics
6 9 (31.03%) C
7 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
7 7 (24.14%) Firmware
8 6 (20.69%) C++
8 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
8 6 (20.69%) Xilinx
8 6 (20.69%) Algorithms
9 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
10 4 (13.79%) Altera
10 4 (13.79%) Digital Signal Processing
10 4 (13.79%) Signal Processing
10 4 (13.79%) MATLAB
11 3 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (10.34%) PhD
11 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
11 3 (10.34%) DVB
11 3 (10.34%) Aerospace
11 3 (10.34%) Automotive
11 3 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (10.34%) Video Processing
11 3 (10.34%) Physics
11 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
12 2 (6.90%) OpenCL

FPGA Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Mathcad
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
2 3 (10.34%) DVB
3 1 (3.45%) 3G
3 1 (3.45%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (31.03%) Electronics
2 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.34%) Aerospace
3 3 (10.34%) Automotive
3 3 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) OpenCL
2 1 (3.45%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 27 (93.10%) VHDL
3 14 (48.28%) Verilog
4 6 (20.69%) Algorithms
5 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
6 3 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (10.34%) Physics
7 2 (6.90%) ASIC
8 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Schematic Capture
2 10 (34.48%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (13.79%) Digital Signal Processing
3 4 (13.79%) Signal Processing
4 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Video Processing
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) C
2 6 (20.69%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) MATLAB
4 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) PhD
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Xilinx
2 4 (13.79%) Altera
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Synplicity
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