The median annual salary for an FPGA Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 - 179
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Engineer 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.24% - 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2056 2216 2812
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.39% 96.18% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1852 2244
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

FPGA Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured FPGA Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for FPGA Engineer in Hertfordshire

FPGA Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for FPGA Engineer in Hertfordshire

FPGA Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FPGA Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £40,000 -
FPGA Engineer
East of England

FPGA Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, FPGA 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 across the Hertfordshire region featuring FPGA Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (83.33%) Xilinx
2 5 (83.33%) Firmware
2 5 (83.33%) VHDL
3 4 (66.67%) Signal Processing
3 4 (66.67%) Software-Defined Radio
4 3 (50.00%) Verilog
4 3 (50.00%) Validation
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (33.33%) Simulink
5 2 (33.33%) C
5 2 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (33.33%) GNU Octave
5 2 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (16.67%) FPGA Design
6 1 (16.67%) Altera
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (16.67%) Degree

FPGA Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) GNU Octave
1 2 (33.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (83.33%) VHDL
3 3 (50.00%) Verilog
4 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (16.67%) FPGA Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Xilinx
2 1 (16.67%) Altera
2 1 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics