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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank - 84 74
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.24% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.64% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -3.88%
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
366 311 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 35.85% 37.65% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 298 279 256
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 4 (66.67%) Firmware
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 3 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Physics
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Software-Defined Radio
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (16.67%) Degree

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
1 2 (33.33%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) FPGA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (50.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware