The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 73 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.35% 0.39% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 1.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +8.67%
VHDL
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
188 261 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 33.27% 34.34% 31.09%
Number of salaries quoted 141 177 161
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VHDL
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

VHDL Salary Trend in Dorset

VHDL
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing VHDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (83.33%) CPLD
2 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Six Sigma
2 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Xilinx
3 1 (16.67%) Actel
3 1 (16.67%) RS-485

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
1 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
2 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Design Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (83.33%) CPLD
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Actel
2 1 (16.67%) Xilinx