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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 107 103 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -28
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 5 9 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 0.56% 2.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 1.15% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 29
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
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
697 784 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.72% 48.57% 49.65%
Number of salaries quoted 472 568 613
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 7 (100.00%) Verilog
2 6 (85.71%) EMC
2 6 (85.71%) Electronics
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (71.43%) VB
3 5 (71.43%) LabVIEW
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Military
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (14.29%) CPLD
4 1 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Xen
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) JTAG
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (14.29%) KVM

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Verilog
2 6 (85.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (14.29%) CPLD
3 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
2 5 (71.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £25k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago