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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 226 259 262
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +3
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 30 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 0.55% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 22
Median salary £43,500 £50,750 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +30.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +18.75%
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
2769 3116 3437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 41.93% 41.72% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2256 2448 2713
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +23 19 £43,500 +5.45%
Hertfordshire +25 8 £45,000 -25.00%
Cambridgeshire -9 2 - - 1
Essex +10 1 £55,000 - 2
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 39 (95.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 33 (80.49%) Verilog
3 29 (70.73%) Electronics
4 27 (65.85%) C
4 27 (65.85%) Degree
5 24 (58.54%) Embedded Systems
6 23 (56.10%) Firmware
7 19 (46.34%) Telecoms
7 19 (46.34%) Assembly Language
8 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
8 15 (36.59%) Security Cleared
9 10 (24.39%) Embedded C
10 9 (21.95%) Validation
11 8 (19.51%) Python
12 7 (17.07%) C++
13 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
13 6 (14.63%) ASIC
14 5 (12.20%) Power Management
14 5 (12.20%) LabVIEW
14 5 (12.20%) 3D Graphics
14 5 (12.20%) Cadence
14 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
14 5 (12.20%) VB
14 5 (12.20%) EMC
14 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
14 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
14 5 (12.20%) Synopsys
14 5 (12.20%) SystemC
15 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
15 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.32%) DVB
3 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.44%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) LabVIEW
General
1 29 (70.73%) Electronics
2 19 (46.34%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.44%) Military
4 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Electronics Engineer
2 16 (39.02%) Hardware Engineer
3 14 (34.15%) Firmware Engineer
4 12 (29.27%) FPGA Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Design Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) VHDL Engineer
7 5 (12.20%) Customer Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) ASIC Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) SOC Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) FPGA Design Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Hardware Design Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) Senior Design Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) Senior Hardware Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) Validation Engineer
11 1 (2.44%) Designer
11 1 (2.44%) Electronics Design Engineer
11 1 (2.44%) Firmware Developer
11 1 (2.44%) Junior
11 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (95.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 33 (80.49%) Verilog
3 24 (58.54%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (14.63%) ASIC
5 5 (12.20%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (12.20%) SystemC
6 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
6 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
8 1 (2.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Validation
2 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
2 5 (12.20%) Power Management
3 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
3 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (7.32%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (7.32%) Electronic Design Automation
4 3 (7.32%) Signal Processing
4 3 (7.32%) Software Delivery
4 3 (7.32%) Video Processing
5 1 (2.44%) Content Development
5 1 (2.44%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) C
2 19 (46.34%) Assembly Language
3 10 (24.39%) Embedded C
4 8 (19.51%) Python
5 7 (17.07%) C++
6 5 (12.20%) VB
7 3 (7.32%) Perl
7 3 (7.32%) Tcl
8 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) Degree
2 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
2 15 (36.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) PhD
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Cadence
1 5 (12.20%) EMC
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
1 5 (12.20%) Synopsys
2 2 (4.88%) Altera
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago