FPGA Jobs in the South East

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
England > South East

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FPGA in permanent job vacancies in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited FPGA over the 6 months leading up to 20 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
20 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 334 320 423
Rank change year-on-year -14 +103 -66
Permanent jobs citing FPGA 70 57 83
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 1.02% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 54 45 37
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,700 £34,990
25th Percentile £34,688 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,750 £62,086 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -18.26% +7.98% +15.00%
75th Percentile £63,125 £82,500 £93,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £85,000 -
England median annual salary £51,500 £62,086 £70,000
% change year-on-year -17.05% -11.31% +40.00%

All Generic Skills
South East

FPGA falls under the General and Transferable Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring generic IT skills in the South East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6,145 5,562 9,112
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 32.96% 41.90% 42.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3,881 3,010 4,495
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,408 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.90% +4.38% +4.76%
75th Percentile £64,250 £73,875 £72,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

FPGA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for FPGA in the South East

FPGA
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing FPGA in the South East.

Salary trend for FPGA in the South East

FPGA
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing FPGA in the South East over the 6 months to 20 June 2024.

Salary histogram for FPGA in the South East

FPGA
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Surrey +5 28 £41,500 -24.55% 5
Hampshire -44 22 £35,000 -41.67% 2
Thames Valley +4 20 £52,500 -15.44% 4
Berkshire - 12 £52,500 - 1
Oxfordshire -15 5 £56,500 -9.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £75,000 - 2
FPGA
England

FPGA
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.43%) Kinematics
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) OrCAD
2 4 (5.71%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Ethernet
2 8 (11.43%) Wireless
3 5 (7.14%) 4G
4 3 (4.29%) OFDM
4 3 (4.29%) Software-Defined Radio
5 2 (2.86%) Internet
5 2 (2.86%) RS-485
6 1 (1.43%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.43%) 5G
6 1 (1.43%) 5G NR
6 1 (1.43%) GSM
6 1 (1.43%) LTE
6 1 (1.43%) UMTS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Git
2 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (50.00%) Electronics
2 23 (32.86%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 9 (12.86%) Telecoms
5 8 (11.43%) Social Skills
6 5 (7.14%) Finance
6 5 (7.14%) Marketing
6 5 (7.14%) Public Sector
7 3 (4.29%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (1.43%) Military
8 1 (1.43%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (1.43%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Graduate
2 19 (27.14%) Electronics Engineer
2 19 (27.14%) Software Engineer
3 18 (25.71%) Hardware Engineer
4 16 (22.86%) Design Engineer
4 16 (22.86%) Senior
5 13 (18.57%) Junior
6 11 (15.71%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 10 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
8 9 (12.86%) Graduate Design Engineer
8 9 (12.86%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
8 9 (12.86%) Junior Electronics Engineer
8 9 (12.86%) Senior Hardware Engineer
9 8 (11.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 7 (10.00%) FPGA Engineer
11 6 (8.57%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
11 6 (8.57%) Principal Engineer
12 4 (5.71%) Junior Hardware Engineer
12 4 (5.71%) RF Design Engineer
12 4 (5.71%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Yocto
2 1 (1.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (1.43%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 30 (42.86%) VHDL
2 21 (30.00%) Algorithms
3 15 (21.43%) Analogue Electronics
3 15 (21.43%) Analytical Mindset
3 15 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (17.14%) PCIe
5 9 (12.86%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (11.43%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (10.00%) Verilog
8 2 (2.86%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.43%) Acoustics
9 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.43%) GNSS
9 1 (1.43%) IoT
9 1 (1.43%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) FreeRTOS
3 2 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (37.14%) Signal Processing
3 23 (32.86%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (32.86%) Schematic Capture
4 19 (27.14%) Mathematics
4 19 (27.14%) Physics
5 15 (21.43%) FPGA Design
6 13 (18.57%) Validation
7 8 (11.43%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.71%) Digital Signal Processing
9 4 (5.71%) Feasibility Study
9 4 (5.71%) Knowledge Transfer
9 4 (5.71%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
10 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.86%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) C
2 27 (38.57%) C++
3 15 (21.43%) Java
4 11 (15.71%) Python
5 7 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 4 (5.71%) Bash
7 2 (2.86%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.86%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 54 (77.14%) Degree
2 21 (30.00%) PhD
3 20 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 18 (25.71%) SC Cleared
5 15 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 7 (10.00%) Master's Degree
7 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 19 (27.14%) Firmware
2 11 (15.71%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) EMC
2 5 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (1.43%) Xilinx