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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 255 244 201
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -43
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 9 23 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.32% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.79% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 37
Average salary £55,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.93% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,150 £45,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
3019 2897 2666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.86% 40.15% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2314 2230 2117
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -6 6 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Hertfordshire - 3 £56,000 - 1
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Verilog
2 12 (92.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (69.23%) Electronics
4 8 (61.54%) C
5 6 (46.15%) EMC
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (38.46%) LabVIEW
6 5 (38.46%) VB
6 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
8 3 (23.08%) Physics
8 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
8 3 (23.08%) Video Processing
8 3 (23.08%) Digital Signal Processing
8 3 (23.08%) Signal Processing
8 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
8 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
8 3 (23.08%) Linux
8 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
8 3 (23.08%) Firmware
8 3 (23.08%) ASIC
8 3 (23.08%) DVB
8 3 (23.08%) Electronic Design Automation
9 2 (15.38%) Mentor Graphics
9 2 (15.38%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (15.38%) Cadence
9 2 (15.38%) Validation
9 2 (15.38%) Python
9 2 (15.38%) Tcl

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DVB
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (69.23%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Design Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) FPGA Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate Validation Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Validation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Verilog
2 12 (92.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
4 3 (23.08%) ASIC
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
4 3 (23.08%) Physics
5 2 (15.38%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (15.38%) SystemC
6 1 (7.69%) CPLD
6 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (23.08%) Electronic Design Automation
1 3 (23.08%) Signal Processing
1 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
1 3 (23.08%) Video Processing
2 2 (15.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
2 5 (38.46%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) KVM
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) EMC
2 2 (15.38%) Altera
2 2 (15.38%) Cadence
2 2 (15.38%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 2 (15.38%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (15.38%) Synopsys
2 2 (15.38%) Xilinx
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £25k + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £25k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago