The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 248 254 243
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 17 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.55% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 9
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,600 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.60% +1.76%
VHDL
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3023 2929 2940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.26% 36.73% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2415 2330 2432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VHDL
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VHDL Salary Trend in the East of England

VHDL
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VHDL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VHDL Salary Histogram in the East of England

VHDL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Suffolk - 7 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +10 6 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Hertfordshire -12 3 £36,000 -40.00%
Essex - 1 - -
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 26 (83.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 22 (70.97%) Verilog
3 20 (64.52%) Electronics
4 14 (45.16%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (38.71%) Degree
6 11 (35.48%) Xilinx
7 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
7 10 (32.26%) C
8 9 (29.03%) C++
9 8 (25.81%) EMC
10 6 (19.35%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) Altera
10 6 (19.35%) Algorithms
11 5 (16.13%) Cyber Security
11 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
11 5 (16.13%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
11 5 (16.13%) Validation
12 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
12 4 (12.90%) Business Transformation
12 4 (12.90%) Signal Processing
12 4 (12.90%) OpenCL
13 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (9.68%) Firmware
13 3 (9.68%) ASIC
14 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
14 2 (6.45%) Embedded C
14 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
14 2 (6.45%) Gigabit Ethernet

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (64.52%) Electronics
2 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
3 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Design Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Hardware Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Electronics Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Digital Design Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) FPGA Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) ASIC Design Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Hardware Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (83.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 22 (70.97%) Verilog
3 14 (45.16%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (19.35%) Algorithms
5 3 (9.68%) ASIC
6 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
7 1 (3.23%) Data Conversion
7 1 (3.23%) CAN bus
7 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Validation
1 5 (16.13%) Cyber Security
2 4 (12.90%) Business Transformation
2 4 (12.90%) Signal Processing
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.45%) Image Processing
4 2 (6.45%) IC Design
5 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) CAE
5 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C
2 9 (29.03%) C++
3 2 (6.45%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
4 1 (3.23%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Xilinx
2 8 (25.81%) EMC
3 6 (19.35%) Altera
4 1 (3.23%) Atmel
4 1 (3.23%) Synopsys
4 1 (3.23%) QNX
4 1 (3.23%) Mentor Graphics
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