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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 58 79 64
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 15 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.28% 0.80% 1.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.70% 3.14% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +20.00%
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
224 223 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 33.99% 25.49% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 169 154 219
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 August 2014, 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 33 (97.06%) C++
2 32 (94.12%) C
3 26 (76.47%) Linux
3 26 (76.47%) Degree
4 23 (67.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 20 (58.82%) Security Cleared
6 16 (47.06%) PhD
6 16 (47.06%) Java
7 15 (44.12%) Image Processing
8 14 (41.18%) Kalman Filter
8 14 (41.18%) Firmware
8 14 (41.18%) Embedded C
8 14 (41.18%) Device Driver
8 14 (41.18%) Mathematics
8 14 (41.18%) Physics
9 13 (38.24%) Information Security
9 13 (38.24%) Embedded C++
9 13 (38.24%) Digital Signal Processing
9 13 (38.24%) Signal Processing
10 12 (35.29%) Windows
10 12 (35.29%) Electronics
11 11 (32.35%) MATLAB
11 11 (32.35%) C#
11 11 (32.35%) Multithreading
12 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
12 8 (23.53%) Business Development
12 8 (23.53%) SQL
12 8 (23.53%) OO
12 8 (23.53%) Web Services
13 5 (14.71%) JSP

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 5 (14.71%) Wireless
1 5 (14.71%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 12 (35.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Hardware Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Graduate
4 5 (14.71%) FPGA Developer
5 3 (8.82%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) JSP
3 3 (8.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (8.82%) STL
3 3 (8.82%) .NET
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (67.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (41.18%) Firmware
2 14 (41.18%) Device Driver
2 14 (41.18%) Mathematics
2 14 (41.18%) Physics
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Image Processing
2 14 (41.18%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (38.24%) Information Security
3 13 (38.24%) Digital Signal Processing
3 13 (38.24%) Signal Processing
4 11 (32.35%) Multithreading
5 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 8 (23.53%) Business Development
5 8 (23.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) C++
2 32 (94.12%) C
3 16 (47.06%) Java
4 14 (41.18%) Embedded C
5 13 (38.24%) Embedded C++
6 11 (32.35%) MATLAB
6 11 (32.35%) C#
7 8 (23.53%) SQL
8 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Degree
2 20 (58.82%) Security Cleared
3 16 (47.06%) PhD
4 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Altera
1 1 (2.94%) Xilinx
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
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