The table below looks at the statistics for the FPGA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 - - 208
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
FPGA Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5411 5080 5137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.15% 94.42% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4514 4278 4312
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

FPGA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

FPGA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

FPGA Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer across the West Midlands region.

FPGA Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

FPGA Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) VHDL
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Military
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Altera
3 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (33.33%) Verilog
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Simulink
3 1 (33.33%) Stateflow
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MKS

FPGA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
1 1 (33.33%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) VHDL
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) MKS
1 1 (33.33%) Altera