The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 225 246 251
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.036% 0.016% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.089% 0.043% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +18.75%
VHDL
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2253 2311 2448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.57% 37.90% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1842 1908
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VHDL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VHDL Salary Trend in the North West

VHDL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 2 £50,000 -
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing VHDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 9 (100.00%) Electronics
1 9 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Altera
4 5 (55.56%) Data Acquisition
4 5 (55.56%) Schematic Capture
4 5 (55.56%) Wideband
4 5 (55.56%) Aerospace
5 4 (44.44%) EMC
6 3 (33.33%) Xilinx
6 3 (33.33%) Firmware
6 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (33.33%) CAE
7 1 (11.11%) Mechatronics
7 1 (11.11%) CAD

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Wideband
General
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics
2 5 (55.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Design Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (11.11%) Mechatronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Acquisition
1 5 (55.56%) Schematic Capture
2 3 (33.33%) CAE
3 1 (11.11%) CAD
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Altera
2 4 (44.44%) EMC
3 3 (33.33%) Xilinx
St. Helens, Merseyside
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday