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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 396 385 389
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 39 25 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.34% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 42
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.75%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7354 7387 8034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.46% 37.11% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5860 5769 6843
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Hampshire - 15 £48,750 - 3
West Sussex +5 11 £37,500 -
Surrey +1 9 £43,000 +32.30% 15
Kent - 2 £42,500 - 6
Oxfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £27,500 - 2
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 35 (63.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 34 (61.82%) C
3 31 (56.36%) Signal Processing
4 30 (54.55%) Degree
5 25 (45.45%) Digital Signal Processing
6 23 (41.82%) C++
7 22 (40.00%) Electronics
8 17 (30.91%) Firmware
8 17 (30.91%) MATLAB
9 16 (29.09%) Java
10 14 (25.45%) SQL
10 14 (25.45%) C#
11 13 (23.64%) CAD
11 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
11 13 (23.64%) Aerospace
11 13 (23.64%) Embedded Systems
12 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
12 12 (21.82%) Altera
12 12 (21.82%) Verilog
12 12 (21.82%) Linux
13 10 (18.18%) Windows
13 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
13 10 (18.18%) Coaching
14 9 (16.36%) Multithreading
14 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
14 9 (16.36%) OO
14 9 (16.36%) Xilinx
15 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
15 8 (14.55%) Information Security
15 8 (14.55%) Telecoms

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Project
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.91%) Wireless
2 6 (10.91%) Software-Defined Radio
3 5 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.45%) LTE
4 3 (5.45%) WiMAX
4 3 (5.45%) UMTS
5 2 (3.64%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) LabVIEW
General
1 22 (40.00%) Electronics
2 13 (23.64%) Aerospace
3 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
4 7 (12.73%) Avionics
4 7 (12.73%) Finance
4 7 (12.73%) Military
5 3 (5.45%) Automotive
6 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Hardware Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) Developer
3 13 (23.64%) Design Engineer
4 12 (21.82%) Software Developer
5 9 (16.36%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) FPGA Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Senior Design Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) FPGA Design Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior FPGA Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Electronics Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Field Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Engineering Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Development Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) FPGA Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (1.82%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (63.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 13 (23.64%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (21.82%) Verilog
4 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
4 7 (12.73%) Physics
5 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (9.09%) Chip and PIN
6 4 (7.27%) Device Driver
6 4 (7.27%) Algorithms
7 3 (5.45%) ASIC
8 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Linux
2 10 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) Signal Processing
2 25 (45.45%) Digital Signal Processing
3 13 (23.64%) CAD
4 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 10 (18.18%) Coaching
5 9 (16.36%) Multithreading
5 9 (16.36%) OO
6 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
6 8 (14.55%) Information Security
6 8 (14.55%) Business Development
7 7 (12.73%) Line Management
8 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.09%) PLM
9 5 (9.09%) Project Management
10 2 (3.64%) Information Management
10 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.64%) Validation
10 2 (3.64%) Video Processing
10 2 (3.64%) Communications Security
11 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 34 (61.82%) C
2 23 (41.82%) C++
3 17 (30.91%) MATLAB
4 16 (29.09%) Java
5 14 (25.45%) SQL
5 14 (25.45%) C#
6 5 (9.09%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.82%) Ada
7 1 (1.82%) VC++
Qualifications
1 30 (54.55%) Degree
2 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
3 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
4 8 (14.55%) PhD
5 5 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) DO-254
2 5 (9.09%) JTAG
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Altera
2 9 (16.36%) Xilinx
3 7 (12.73%) Cadence
4 2 (3.64%) EMC
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) Atmel
5 1 (1.82%) Synopsys
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