The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 411 382 402
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +20
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 39 47 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.74% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 29
Average salary £43,250 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.97% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +20.00%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6833 6330 7073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.19% 29.13% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5181 5149 5956
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VHDL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VHDL Salary Trend in the South East

VHDL
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VHDL across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

VHDL Salary Histogram in the South East

VHDL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +5 27 £43,250 +15.33% 1
Hampshire -11 5 £30,000 -43.39%
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Kent -5 1 £42,500 -5.55%
West Sussex - 1 £27,500 -
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 59 (76.62%) C
2 51 (66.23%) C++
3 45 (58.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 42 (54.55%) Linux
5 39 (50.65%) Degree
6 33 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 31 (40.26%) Electronics
8 30 (38.96%) Java
8 30 (38.96%) Mathematics
8 30 (38.96%) Physics
9 26 (33.77%) Windows
9 26 (33.77%) Digital Signal Processing
9 26 (33.77%) Signal Processing
10 24 (31.17%) MATLAB
10 24 (31.17%) C#
10 24 (31.17%) Multithreading
11 23 (29.87%) Kalman Filter
12 20 (25.97%) SQL
12 20 (25.97%) OO
13 19 (24.68%) PhD
14 18 (23.38%) DV Cleared
14 18 (23.38%) Image Processing
15 16 (20.78%) Firmware
16 15 (19.48%) Embedded C
16 15 (19.48%) Device Driver
17 13 (16.88%) Embedded C++
18 12 (15.58%) Information Security
19 11 (14.29%) Wireless
20 8 (10.39%) Verilog
21 7 (9.09%) Software Testing

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (14.29%) Wireless
2 5 (6.49%) Software-Defined Radio
3 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
General
1 31 (40.26%) Electronics
2 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (38.96%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) Hardware Engineer
2 18 (23.38%) Electronics Engineer
3 17 (22.08%) C++ Developer
4 13 (16.88%) Design Engineer
5 12 (15.58%) FPGA Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Graduate
7 7 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Development Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) FPGA Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Principal Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Junior
11 3 (3.90%) Hardware Design Engineer
12 2 (2.60%) Graduate Programmer
12 2 (2.60%) Software Engineer
12 2 (2.60%) Programmer
12 2 (2.60%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
13 1 (1.30%) Linux Engineer
13 1 (1.30%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 1 (1.30%) FPGA Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) Web Services
2 5 (6.49%) JSP
3 4 (5.19%) STL
3 4 (5.19%) .NET
3 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (2.60%) OpenMP
4 2 (2.60%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (58.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 30 (38.96%) Mathematics
2 30 (38.96%) Physics
3 16 (20.78%) Firmware
4 15 (19.48%) Device Driver
5 8 (10.39%) Verilog
6 7 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (54.55%) Linux
2 26 (33.77%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) Digital Signal Processing
1 26 (33.77%) Signal Processing
2 24 (31.17%) Multithreading
3 23 (29.87%) Kalman Filter
4 20 (25.97%) OO
5 18 (23.38%) Image Processing
6 12 (15.58%) Information Security
7 7 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 7 (9.09%) Business Development
8 5 (6.49%) Project Management
8 5 (6.49%) CAD
9 3 (3.90%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.30%) Low Latency
10 1 (1.30%) Software Architecture
10 1 (1.30%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 59 (76.62%) C
2 51 (66.23%) C++
3 30 (38.96%) Java
4 24 (31.17%) MATLAB
4 24 (31.17%) C#
5 20 (25.97%) SQL
6 15 (19.48%) Embedded C
7 13 (16.88%) Embedded C++
8 7 (9.09%) Assembly Language
9 4 (5.19%) Python
10 1 (1.30%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 39 (50.65%) Degree
2 33 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 19 (24.68%) PhD
4 18 (23.38%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.49%) Chartered Engineer
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) KVM
1 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.30%) Xen
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) Atmel
2 3 (3.90%) EMC
3 1 (1.30%) Altera
3 1 (1.30%) Xilinx
3 1 (1.30%) Cadence
3 1 (1.30%) VMware
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