The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 124 139 115
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.25% 0.10% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.23% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £75,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
VHDL
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
707 881 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.94% 44.99% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 541 697 501
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VHDL across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VHDL
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VHDL across the Bristol region.

VHDL Salary Trend in Bristol

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing VHDL also 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 that cited VHDL.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Verilog
1 5 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Electronics
3 3 (60.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) VBA
4 2 (40.00%) UML
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Ada
4 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (40.00%) ASIC
4 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (40.00%) Simulink
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Automotive
4 2 (40.00%) LabVIEW
4 2 (40.00%) Cadence
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) JTAG
4 2 (40.00%) Avionics
4 2 (40.00%) Altera
4 2 (40.00%) Synopsys

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing VHDL also 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 that cited VHDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (40.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) LabVIEW
1 2 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Automotive
3 2 (40.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Principal Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Verilog
1 5 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) ASIC
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) Ada
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) JTAG
1 2 (40.00%) IEC 61508
1 2 (40.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (40.00%) DO-254
1 2 (40.00%) DO-160
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Cadence
1 2 (40.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (40.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (40.00%) Altera
1 2 (40.00%) Synopsys
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago