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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank - - 115
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
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
662 827 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.98% 41.39% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 581 636 649
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Verilog
1 4 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) JTAG
2 2 (50.00%) Avionics
2 2 (50.00%) Altera
2 2 (50.00%) Synopsys
2 2 (50.00%) IEC 61508
2 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (50.00%) DO-254
2 2 (50.00%) DO-160
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 2 (50.00%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (50.00%) Cadence
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Ada
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (50.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Avionics
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Verilog
1 4 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) Ada
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) JTAG
1 2 (50.00%) IEC 61508
1 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (50.00%) DO-254
1 2 (50.00%) DO-160
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Altera
1 2 (50.00%) Synopsys
1 2 (50.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (50.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (50.00%) Cadence
1 2 (50.00%) IBM