Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for an FPGA Design Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

FPGA Design Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 529 609 647
Rank change year-on-year +80 +38 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an FPGA Design Engineer 10 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.034% 0.018% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.019% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 7
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +29.41%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -12.62% +21.18%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 28725 36829 41096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.69% 97.05% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24083 31358 33312
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,007
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

FPGA Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured FPGA Design Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for FPGA Design Engineer in the South East

FPGA Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for FPGA Design Engineer in the South East

FPGA Design Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FPGA Design Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +56 6 £57,500 +15.00%
Hampshire +28 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Berkshire +46 3 £57,500 +15.00%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £45,000 -
FPGA Design Engineer
England

FPGA Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, FPGA Design 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 South East region featuring FPGA Design Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) VHDL
1 10 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (90.00%) Xilinx
3 8 (80.00%) FPGA Design
3 8 (80.00%) C++
4 6 (60.00%) Verilog
4 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (60.00%) C
4 6 (60.00%) Altera
5 5 (50.00%) Firmware
6 4 (40.00%) Automotive
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
6 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
6 4 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) Image Processing
6 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (30.00%) Schematic Capture
7 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (30.00%) Subversion
7 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (20.00%) Project Management
8 2 (20.00%) Electronics
9 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

FPGA Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (40.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 10 (100.00%) VHDL
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Verilog
3 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) FPGA Design
2 4 (40.00%) Image Processing
3 3 (30.00%) Schematic Capture
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Xilinx
2 6 (60.00%) Altera