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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 230 194 243
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +49
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 22 49 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.75% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 1.92% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 14
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £65,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.75%
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
2704 2549 2874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.15% 38.86% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2065 2013 2447
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Cambridgeshire -29 10 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Norfolk +3 5 £31,000 -11.42%
Essex -10 5 £32,500 - 1
Suffolk -4 2 £37,500 - 1
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (58.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (34.48%) Verilog
2 10 (34.48%) Electronics
2 10 (34.48%) Signal Processing
2 10 (34.48%) Algorithms
3 9 (31.03%) Degree
3 9 (31.03%) C
4 7 (24.14%) Firmware
4 7 (24.14%) Xilinx
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (20.69%) OpenCL
6 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.24%) OO
6 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
6 5 (17.24%) C#
6 5 (17.24%) C++
6 5 (17.24%) WPF
6 5 (17.24%) JTAG
7 4 (13.79%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
8 3 (10.34%) Wireless
8 3 (10.34%) Military
8 3 (10.34%) VBA
8 3 (10.34%) OOD
8 3 (10.34%) ASIC
8 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
8 3 (10.34%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) Chemistry
8 3 (10.34%) Synopsys
9 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (34.48%) Electronics
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.34%) Military
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Design Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Development Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Digital Design Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Electronics Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) FPGA Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Firmware Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) FPGA Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Hardware Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Senior FPGA Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Development Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) OpenCL
2 5 (17.24%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (34.48%) Verilog
2 10 (34.48%) Algorithms
3 4 (13.79%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (10.34%) ASIC
4 3 (10.34%) Chemistry
5 1 (3.45%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Signal Processing
2 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.24%) OO
4 3 (10.34%) OOD
4 3 (10.34%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) OOP
5 2 (6.90%) Validation
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) C
2 5 (17.24%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) C++
3 3 (10.34%) VBA
3 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
4 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) JTAG
2 1 (3.45%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Xilinx
2 3 (10.34%) Synopsys
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
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