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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 403 428 430
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 23 41 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.48% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 23
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +9.82%
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
6788 8575 8442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.87% 40.69% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5531 6972 6420
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Hampshire +9 10 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Berkshire +18 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Oxfordshire -3 2 £35,000 -30.00%
East Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey +21 1 £45,000 -2.17% 1
Buckinghamshire +14 1 £57,500 -
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South East region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 32 (76.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 27 (64.29%) C
3 21 (50.00%) C++
3 21 (50.00%) Degree
4 16 (38.10%) Firmware
5 14 (33.33%) Electronics
5 14 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 12 (28.57%) Verilog
6 12 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
6 12 (28.57%) Signal Processing
7 11 (26.19%) Python
8 10 (23.81%) Xilinx
8 10 (23.81%) OpenCL
8 10 (23.81%) Schematic Capture
9 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
9 9 (21.43%) Linux
10 8 (19.05%) Wireless
10 8 (19.05%) Ethernet
10 8 (19.05%) Software-Defined Radio
11 7 (16.67%) EMC
11 7 (16.67%) Physics
11 7 (16.67%) Altera
12 6 (14.29%) Java
12 6 (14.29%) JSP
13 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
13 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
14 4 (9.52%) CPLD
14 4 (9.52%) Validation
14 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
14 4 (9.52%) Workflow

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.76%) Mathcad
3 1 (2.38%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Ethernet
1 8 (19.05%) Software-Defined Radio
1 8 (19.05%) Wireless
2 1 (2.38%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (33.33%) Electronics
2 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.14%) Avionics
5 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 14 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) FPGA Engineer
3 12 (28.57%) Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) FPGA Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Firmware Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Python Developer
7 5 (11.90%) VHDL Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Verification Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Electronics Design Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) PCB Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) VHDL Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) OpenCL
2 6 (14.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (76.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 12 (28.57%) Verilog
4 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 7 (16.67%) Physics
6 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
7 4 (9.52%) CPLD
8 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.38%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
1 12 (28.57%) Signal Processing
2 10 (23.81%) Schematic Capture
3 4 (9.52%) CAD
3 4 (9.52%) Validation
3 4 (9.52%) Workflow
4 3 (7.14%) Video Processing
5 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.38%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing Engineering
6 1 (2.38%) Project Management
6 1 (2.38%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) C
2 21 (50.00%) C++
3 11 (26.19%) Python
4 6 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (7.14%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) MATLAB
5 3 (7.14%) VB
6 2 (4.76%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.38%) Delphi
7 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 21 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Def Stans
1 3 (7.14%) DO-254
2 1 (2.38%) ISO13485
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 16 (38.10%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Xilinx
2 7 (16.67%) Altera
2 7 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (4.76%) Synplicity
4 1 (2.38%) Atmel
4 1 (2.38%) Cadence
4 1 (2.38%) Google
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