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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 101 109 109
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 1 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.072% 0.60% 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 1.34% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 22
Average salary - £51,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.44%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.39% +13.75%
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
680 674 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.24% 45.14% 46.26%
Number of salaries quoted 534 551 656
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Verilog
2 5 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) Electronics
2 5 (83.33%) LabVIEW
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (16.67%) PhD
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Intelligent Network

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Verilog
2 5 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 5 (83.33%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) EMC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago