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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 116 101 123
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 4 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.23% 0.64% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 1.48% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £60,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £49,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.73% +30.66%
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
841 676 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.84% 43.22% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 601 565 788
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 2014.

VHDL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (71.43%) Verilog
2 7 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) C
4 5 (35.71%) Electronics
4 5 (35.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (28.57%) Synopsys
5 4 (28.57%) ASIC
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Signal Processing
7 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Huawei
7 2 (14.29%) MFC
7 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
8 1 (7.14%) Tcl
8 1 (7.14%) MS Office
8 1 (7.14%) STL
8 1 (7.14%) UNIX
8 1 (7.14%) Solaris
8 1 (7.14%) VB
8 1 (7.14%) Xilinx
8 1 (7.14%) Marketing
8 1 (7.14%) Time Management

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Wireless
General
1 5 (35.71%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IC Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) MFC
2 1 (7.14%) STL
2 1 (7.14%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Verilog
2 5 (35.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (28.57%) ASIC
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) OO
2 2 (14.29%) Signal Processing
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) IC Design
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) C
3 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.14%) Tcl
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Synopsys
2 2 (14.29%) Huawei
3 1 (7.14%) Xilinx
3 1 (7.14%) Magma
3 1 (7.14%) Cadence
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