The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had FPGA Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FPGA Design Engineer
Rank 858 956 982
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Design Engineer 7 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.012% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.013% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 4
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,250 £48,550
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

FPGA Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured FPGA Design Engineer in the job title.

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 3 December 2016 within the UK.

FPGA Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

FPGA Design Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FPGA Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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
England +70 7 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Hertfordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £50,000 -
East of England - 4 £50,000 - 2
South East +70 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Hampshire - 2 £35,000 -
Berkshire +43 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Newbury +20 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Thatcham - 1 £45,000 -

FPGA Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, FPGA Design 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 featuring FPGA Design Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (91.67%) FPGA Design
3 9 (75.00%) Xilinx
3 9 (75.00%) C
4 8 (66.67%) C++
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Verilog
4 8 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
4 8 (66.67%) Signal Processing
5 7 (58.33%) Algorithms
5 7 (58.33%) VHDL
5 7 (58.33%) MATLAB
6 6 (50.00%) Firmware
7 5 (41.67%) Software-Defined Radio
8 4 (33.33%) GNU Octave
8 4 (33.33%) CDMA
8 4 (33.33%) Simulink
8 4 (33.33%) TDMA
8 4 (33.33%) Validation
8 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
8 4 (33.33%) Degree
9 3 (25.00%) Python
9 3 (25.00%) Altera
9 3 (25.00%) OpenCL
10 2 (16.67%) Mathcad
11 1 (8.33%) Schematic Capture
11 1 (8.33%) 4G
11 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
11 1 (8.33%) EMC
11 1 (8.33%) 3G

FPGA Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (33.33%) GNU Octave
1 4 (33.33%) Simulink
2 2 (16.67%) Mathcad
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Software-Defined Radio
2 4 (33.33%) CDMA
2 4 (33.33%) TDMA
3 1 (8.33%) 3G
3 1 (8.33%) 4G
3 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (66.67%) Verilog
3 7 (58.33%) Algorithms
3 7 (58.33%) VHDL
4 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
5 1 (8.33%) CPLD
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) FPGA Design
2 8 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
2 8 (66.67%) Signal Processing
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (8.33%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C
2 8 (66.67%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) MATLAB
4 3 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Xilinx
2 3 (25.00%) Altera
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £85k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago