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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 68 63 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 10 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.43% 3.19% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.83% 8.21% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 3
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +0.59%
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
261 341 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 37.29% 38.88% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 238 266 256
Average salary £46,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VHDL across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

VHDL Salary Histogram in Guildford

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Wireless
2 9 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (75.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 9 (75.00%) Signal Processing
2 9 (75.00%) Software-Defined Radio
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (50.00%) Physics
5 5 (41.67%) Information Security
5 5 (41.67%) JSP
5 5 (41.67%) PhD
6 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Cadence
7 2 (16.67%) Business Development
7 2 (16.67%) EMC
7 2 (16.67%) PMP
7 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
7 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (16.67%) Change Control
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (8.33%) Verilog

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Wireless
1 9 (75.00%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
1 8 (66.67%) FPGA Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (50.00%) Physics
3 1 (8.33%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 9 (75.00%) Signal Processing
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) PhD
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) PMP
5 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) EMC
1 2 (16.67%) Cadence