The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had FPGA Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Designer
Rank 882 964 978
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Designer 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.002% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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
86247 103892 110745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.55% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71633 86643 91629
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

FPGA Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FPGA Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FPGA Designer
Salary Trend

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

FPGA Designer Salary Trend in the UK

FPGA Designer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FPGA Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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 +94 1 £55,000 -8.33%
London +81 1 £55,000 -8.33%

FPGA Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, FPGA Designer 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 Designer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 3 (75.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (75.00%) Software-Defined Radio
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) GNU Octave
2 3 (75.00%) ECSS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Verilog
2 3 (75.00%) Xilinx
2 3 (75.00%) CDMA
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Simulink
2 3 (75.00%) TDMA
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) VHDL
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) High-Frequency Trading
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (25.00%) FPGA Design
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Low Latency

FPGA Designer 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 3 (75.00%) GNU Octave
1 3 (75.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) CDMA
1 3 (75.00%) Software-Defined Radio
1 3 (75.00%) TDMA
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) InfiniBand
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Verilog
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (75.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (25.00%) FPGA Design
2 1 (25.00%) High-Frequency Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ECSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Xilinx