The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had FPGA Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Developer
Rank 889 960 957
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Developer 21 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.010% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 9
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,750 £50,800
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

FPGA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FPGA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FPGA Developer
Salary Trend

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

FPGA Developer Salary Trend in the UK

FPGA Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FPGA Developer over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 within the UK.

FPGA Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

FPGA Developer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FPGA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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 +45 21 £50,000 -
London - 14 £58,750 -
East Midlands - 7 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 7 £50,000 -
Loughborough - 2 £60,000 -
City of London - 1 £62,500 -

FPGA Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, FPGA Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) VHDL
1 41 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 27 (65.85%) Verilog
2 27 (65.85%) Altera
2 27 (65.85%) C
3 25 (60.98%) Xilinx
4 23 (56.10%) Signal Processing
5 17 (41.46%) Linux
6 14 (34.15%) C++
6 14 (34.15%) Mathematics
6 14 (34.15%) Physics
7 13 (31.71%) Image Processing
7 13 (31.71%) Python
7 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
7 13 (31.71%) Tcl
7 13 (31.71%) MATLAB
8 12 (29.27%) Hedge funds
8 12 (29.27%) Degree
8 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (29.27%) Proprietary Trading
9 10 (24.39%) Digital Signal Processing
9 10 (24.39%) Software-Defined Radio
9 10 (24.39%) JSP
9 10 (24.39%) Wireless
9 10 (24.39%) Java
10 7 (17.07%) Perl
10 7 (17.07%) Finance
11 6 (14.63%) High-Frequency Trading
12 4 (9.76%) Cybercrime
12 4 (9.76%) Telecoms

FPGA Developer 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
2 10 (24.39%) Software-Defined Radio
2 10 (24.39%) Wireless
3 4 (9.76%) Network Security
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 41 (100.00%) VHDL
2 27 (65.85%) Verilog
3 14 (34.15%) Mathematics
3 14 (34.15%) Physics
4 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (29.27%) Hedge funds
5 4 (9.76%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Signal Processing
2 13 (31.71%) Image Processing
3 12 (29.27%) Proprietary Trading
4 10 (24.39%) Digital Signal Processing
5 6 (14.63%) High-Frequency Trading
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) C
2 14 (34.15%) C++
3 13 (31.71%) MATLAB
3 13 (31.71%) Python
3 13 (31.71%) Tcl
4 10 (24.39%) Java
5 7 (17.07%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Altera
2 25 (60.98%) Xilinx