The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 111 105 118
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 7 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.38% 0.62% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 1.79% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £60,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +20.00%
VHDL
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
749 560 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.97% 34.83% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 552 465 598
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VHDL
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VHDL Salary Trend in Cambridge

VHDL
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VHDL across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

VHDL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (69.23%) Verilog
2 16 (61.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 15 (57.69%) Electronics
4 12 (46.15%) C++
5 11 (42.31%) C
6 7 (26.92%) MATLAB
6 7 (26.92%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) Wireless
8 5 (19.23%) ASIC
8 5 (19.23%) Linux
8 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
8 5 (19.23%) Marketing
9 4 (15.38%) Synopsys
9 4 (15.38%) Tcl
10 3 (11.54%) VB6
10 3 (11.54%) Python
10 3 (11.54%) Windows
10 3 (11.54%) Perl
10 3 (11.54%) VB
10 3 (11.54%) Digital Signal Processing
10 3 (11.54%) Signal Processing
10 3 (11.54%) Time Management
10 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
10 3 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (7.69%) Analytics
11 2 (7.69%) Huawei
11 2 (7.69%) Physics
11 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
11 2 (7.69%) Video Processing

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Simulink
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Wireless
General
1 15 (57.69%) Electronics
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Junior
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Design Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Graduate
4 2 (7.69%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.85%) IC Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) MFC
2 1 (3.85%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) Verilog
2 16 (61.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
3 5 (19.23%) ASIC
4 2 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Physics
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
1 3 (11.54%) Time Management
1 3 (11.54%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (11.54%) Signal Processing
1 3 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (7.69%) Analytics
2 2 (7.69%) Video Processing
2 2 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
3 1 (3.85%) IC Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C++
2 11 (42.31%) C
3 7 (26.92%) MATLAB
4 4 (15.38%) Tcl
5 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) VB
5 3 (11.54%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) VB6
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C
6 2 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Synopsys
2 2 (7.69%) Huawei
2 2 (7.69%) Lattice Semiconductor
3 1 (3.85%) Magma
3 1 (3.85%) Cadence
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