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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 67 64 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 9 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.36% 2.53% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.54% 6.39% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 3
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.60% +1.76%
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
254 313 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 38.37% 39.57% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 227 242 224
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £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 28 July 2015.

VHDL Salary Histogram in Guildford

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 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 10 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (75.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 9 (75.00%) Signal Processing
3 9 (75.00%) Software-Defined Radio
3 9 (75.00%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) Wireless
4 6 (50.00%) Information Security
4 6 (50.00%) JSP
4 6 (50.00%) PhD
4 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (50.00%) Physics
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Business Development
6 2 (16.67%) Cadence
6 2 (16.67%) Change Control
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) EMC
6 2 (16.67%) PMP
6 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (8.33%) Verilog
7 1 (8.33%) Data Management

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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%) Software-Defined Radio
1 9 (75.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) FPGA Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) 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 6 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Business Development
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) PhD
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) PMP
3 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cadence
1 2 (16.67%) EMC