The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 56 76 81
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 23 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.17% 0.41% 1.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.81% 0.96% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 12
Average salary £28,000 £60,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.33% +29.72%
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £45,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.74% +13.75%
VHDL
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
396 314 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 54.55% 42.84% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 215 289 296
Average salary £39,500 £41,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.65% -13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

VHDL
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

VHDL Salary Trend in Guildford

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 27 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (88.89%) Java
3 20 (74.07%) Digital Signal Processing
3 20 (74.07%) Signal Processing
4 19 (70.37%) JSP
5 18 (66.67%) C
5 18 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 14 (51.85%) Cybercrime
7 13 (48.15%) Degree
7 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
7 13 (48.15%) Verilog
8 12 (44.44%) Manufacturing
9 11 (40.74%) Wireless
9 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
9 11 (40.74%) Physics
9 11 (40.74%) Software-Defined Radio
10 10 (37.04%) Linux
10 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
11 9 (33.33%) Finance
12 8 (29.63%) Spring
12 8 (29.63%) JSF
12 8 (29.63%) Java EE
12 8 (29.63%) Network Security
12 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
12 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
12 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
12 8 (29.63%) EJB
12 8 (29.63%) JDBC
12 8 (29.63%) SOAP
12 8 (29.63%) XML

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Maple
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Software-Defined Radio
1 11 (40.74%) Wireless
2 8 (29.63%) Network Security
2 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Hadoop
General
1 12 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Graduate
2 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) FPGA Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Electronics Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Graduate Technical Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Development Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Development Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Development Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Development Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) JSP
2 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) EJB
2 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 8 (29.63%) Java EE
2 8 (29.63%) JDBC
2 8 (29.63%) JSF
2 8 (29.63%) ODBC
2 8 (29.63%) SOAP
2 8 (29.63%) Spring
2 8 (29.63%) XML
3 6 (22.22%) HTML5
4 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (51.85%) Cybercrime
3 13 (48.15%) Verilog
4 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
4 11 (40.74%) Physics
5 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
5 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (14.81%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Android
2 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Digital Signal Processing
1 20 (74.07%) Signal Processing
2 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) Business Development
4 3 (11.11%) Change Control
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) CMMI
5 2 (7.41%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (88.89%) Java
3 18 (66.67%) C
4 8 (29.63%) C#
4 8 (29.63%) R
5 6 (22.22%) MATLAB
6 4 (14.81%) Embedded C
6 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) PhD
4 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 3 (11.11%) PMP
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Cadence
2 3 (11.11%) EMC