Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for FPGA Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FPGA Design over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Design\Prototyping
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 517 519 589
Rank change year-on-year +2 +70 +52
Permanent jobs citing FPGA Design 31 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.085% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.097% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 24
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% -7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%

FPGA Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,594 25,709 33,080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.69% 87.87% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22,144 21,122 27,874
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

FPGA Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing FPGA Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for FPGA Design in the South East

FPGA Design
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for FPGA Design in the South East

FPGA Design
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FPGA Design in the South East over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for FPGA Design in the South East

FPGA Design
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 June 2018. 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
Hampshire -9 27 £50,000 +66.67% 1
Thames Valley +4 2 £49,000 +8.89% 3
Kent - 2 £50,000 -
Berkshire -4 1 £49,000 -14.78% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 1 - - 2
FPGA Design
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT jobs citing FPGA Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for FPGA Design.

1 31 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 20 (64.52%) C++
3 19 (61.29%) Linux
3 19 (61.29%) Embedded Linux
3 19 (61.29%) Degree
4 15 (48.39%) Xilinx
5 14 (45.16%) Image Processing
5 14 (45.16%) C
6 13 (41.94%) VHDL
6 13 (41.94%) Algorithms
7 12 (38.71%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (38.71%) Altera
7 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
7 12 (38.71%) Verilog
8 11 (35.48%) Embedded C
8 11 (35.48%) Embedded C++
8 11 (35.48%) Automotive
9 8 (25.81%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
9 8 (25.81%) C#
9 8 (25.81%) Firmware
10 5 (16.13%) Project Management
11 3 (9.68%) OrCAD
11 3 (9.68%) Schematic Capture
11 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (9.68%) Electronics
11 3 (9.68%) EMC
11 3 (9.68%) Intel
11 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
12 2 (6.45%) Law

FPGA Design
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:

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) OrCAD
General
1 11 (35.48%) Automotive
2 3 (9.68%) Electronics
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Design Engineer
2 15 (48.39%) FPGA Engineer
3 13 (41.94%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 13 (41.94%) Graduate
3 13 (41.94%) Graduate Design Engineer
4 10 (32.26%) Principal Engineer
5 8 (25.81%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 8 (25.81%) Electronics Engineer
5 8 (25.81%) Engineering Manager
6 5 (16.13%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 31 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 13 (41.94%) Algorithms
2 13 (41.94%) VHDL
3 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
3 12 (38.71%) Verilog
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Embedded Linux
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Image Processing
2 12 (38.71%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (25.81%) Collaborative Working
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Schematic Capture
6 2 (6.45%) Coaching
6 2 (6.45%) Video Processing
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) C++
2 14 (45.16%) C
3 11 (35.48%) Embedded C
3 11 (35.48%) Embedded C++
4 8 (25.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) DO-254
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Xilinx
2 12 (38.71%) Altera
3 3 (9.68%) EMC
3 3 (9.68%) Intel
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) Facebook
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Samsung
4 1 (3.23%) Sony