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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 93 87 92
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 8 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.89% 1.29% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.71% 3.38% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 5
Median salary £43,250 £41,750 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.59% +17.60%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -

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
295 355 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.78% 38.05% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 249 202 287
Median salary £42,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Cheltenham +3 1 £40,000 -18.36%
Gloucester -17 1 £41,500 +7.79%
VHDL
South West

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 16 (64.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (56.00%) C
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (48.00%) EMC
4 12 (48.00%) Electronics
4 12 (48.00%) Schematic Capture
5 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) DV Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) OpenCL
6 9 (36.00%) C++
6 9 (36.00%) J2EE
6 9 (36.00%) Web Services
6 9 (36.00%) Linux
6 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (28.00%) Cadence
7 7 (28.00%) CPLD
7 7 (28.00%) OrCAD
8 6 (24.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) Java
9 5 (20.00%) Embedded C
10 4 (16.00%) Xilinx
10 4 (16.00%) Firmware
11 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (12.00%) Avionics
11 3 (12.00%) Altera
11 3 (12.00%) Regression Analysis
11 3 (12.00%) Tcl
11 3 (12.00%) Automotive
11 3 (12.00%) Perl

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 7 (28.00%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (48.00%) Electronics
2 3 (12.00%) Automotive
2 3 (12.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) C++ Developer
2 9 (36.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 9 (36.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Design Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Firmware Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Electronics Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) PCB Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior PCB Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) J2EE
1 9 (36.00%) OpenCL
1 9 (36.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (28.00%) CPLD
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Schematic Capture
3 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.00%) Regression Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Line Management
5 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.00%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (4.00%) FPGA Design
6 1 (4.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C
2 9 (36.00%) C++
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) EMC
2 7 (28.00%) Cadence
3 4 (16.00%) Xilinx
4 3 (12.00%) Altera
5 1 (4.00%) Actel
5 1 (4.00%) Mentor Graphics