The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 128 111 134
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 7 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.33% 1.43% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 3.16% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 8
Average salary £48,500 £35,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.57% -24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £70,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £41,250 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.85%
VHDL
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
850 1139 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.13% 45.31% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 689 883 882
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VHDL
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VHDL Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

VHDL
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VHDL across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

VHDL Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

VHDL
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -3 7 £48,500 +7.77% 3
VHDL
East of England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (76.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (58.82%) Algorithms
3 9 (52.94%) Verilog
3 9 (52.94%) Xilinx
3 9 (52.94%) Electronics
4 7 (41.18%) OpenCL
4 7 (41.18%) Signal Processing
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (35.29%) C
5 6 (35.29%) C++
6 5 (29.41%) Firmware
7 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
8 3 (17.65%) Synopsys
8 3 (17.65%) Chemistry
8 3 (17.65%) Wireless
8 3 (17.65%) Military
8 3 (17.65%) ASIC
8 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
8 3 (17.65%) VBA
9 2 (11.76%) Linux
9 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
9 2 (11.76%) EMC
9 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
9 2 (11.76%) Altera
9 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
10 1 (5.88%) Data Conversion
10 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (5.88%) Telecoms

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (52.94%) Electronics
2 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 3 (17.65%) Military
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Design Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Digital Design Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Electronics Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Firmware Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) FPGA Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Hardware Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (58.82%) Algorithms
3 9 (52.94%) Verilog
4 3 (17.65%) Chemistry
4 3 (17.65%) ASIC
5 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (5.88%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Signal Processing
1 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C
1 6 (35.29%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) VBA
2 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Xilinx
2 3 (17.65%) Synopsys
3 2 (11.76%) EMC
3 2 (11.76%) Altera
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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