The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 93 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.56% 0.22% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.80% 0.62% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £35,500 £50,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.00% +92.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
334 321 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.42% 35.47% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 264 259 284
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VHDL
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VHDL Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

VHDL
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VHDL across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VHDL Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

VHDL
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cheltenham -14 3 £35,500 -29.00%
Gloucester - 1 £50,000 - 2
VHDL
South West

VHDL
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (72.73%) C
2 8 (72.73%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Embedded C++
3 6 (54.55%) Digital Signal Processing
3 6 (54.55%) Signal Processing
4 5 (45.45%) Electronics
4 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (45.45%) Verilog
5 4 (36.36%) Xilinx
5 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) Coaching
6 3 (27.27%) Electronic Design Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Firmware
6 3 (27.27%) ASIC
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
8 1 (9.09%) CAD
8 1 (9.09%) MATLAB

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) FPGA Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) FPGA Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Firmware Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior FPGA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (45.45%) Verilog
3 3 (27.27%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Digital Signal Processing
1 6 (54.55%) Signal Processing
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (9.09%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C
1 8 (72.73%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) Embedded C++
3 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Xilinx
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago