The table below looks at the statistics for the FPGA 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FPGA Engineer
Rank 877 917 855
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -62
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 18 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.008% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.008% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 21
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

FPGA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FPGA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FPGA Engineer
Salary Trend

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

FPGA Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

FPGA Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 within the UK.

FPGA Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

FPGA Engineer
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 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
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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 +31 17 £52,500 +10.52% 12
London +25 8 £52,500 +5.00% 3
South East +5 3 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East of England - 3 £55,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 2 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £37,500 - 2
Cambridge - 2 £53,750 - 1
Nottingham - 2 £37,500 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £50,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 £53,750 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Thatcham - 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 - 1
Newbury - 1 £50,000 - 1
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

FPGA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 39 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 29 (74.36%) VHDL
3 20 (51.28%) Verilog
4 19 (48.72%) Xilinx
5 16 (41.03%) Altera
6 14 (35.90%) Electronics
6 14 (35.90%) Algorithms
7 13 (33.33%) C
8 12 (30.77%) Degree
9 11 (28.21%) Ethernet
10 10 (25.64%) C++
11 7 (17.95%) Linux
12 5 (12.82%) Java
12 5 (12.82%) OO
12 5 (12.82%) EMC
12 5 (12.82%) Device Driver
12 5 (12.82%) Signal Processing
13 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (10.26%) OpenCL
14 3 (7.69%) InfiniBand
14 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
14 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
14 3 (7.69%) Firmware
14 3 (7.69%) CAE
14 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
14 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
15 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
15 2 (5.13%) OOP
15 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
15 2 (5.13%) Military

FPGA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.56%) Simulink
1 1 (2.56%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Ethernet
2 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.69%) InfiniBand
3 1 (2.56%) UMTS
3 1 (2.56%) Wireless
3 1 (2.56%) WiMAX
3 1 (2.56%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (35.90%) Electronics
2 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.13%) Automotive
2 2 (5.13%) Military
2 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 29 (74.36%) VHDL
3 20 (51.28%) Verilog
4 14 (35.90%) Algorithms
5 5 (12.82%) Device Driver
6 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) OO
1 5 (12.82%) Signal Processing
2 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 3 (7.69%) CAE
4 2 (5.13%) Coaching
4 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.13%) OOP
5 1 (2.56%) UML
5 1 (2.56%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.56%) Workflow
5 1 (2.56%) Validation
5 1 (2.56%) Data Management
5 1 (2.56%) Requirements Management
5 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.56%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) C
2 10 (25.64%) C++
3 5 (12.82%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Xilinx
2 16 (41.03%) Altera
3 5 (12.82%) EMC
4 1 (2.56%) MKS
4 1 (2.56%) Mentor Graphics
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits & equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Derbyshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago