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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 416 422 388
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -34
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 26 24 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.29% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 42
Average salary £50,000 £42,250 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.34% -5.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
7437 8317 7782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.49% 37.07% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5847 6447 6294
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 March 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 March 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 - 8 £48,750 -
Surrey 0 6 £55,000 +15.78% 3
West Sussex - 6 £40,000 -
Kent +22 3 £50,000 +17.64% 6
East Sussex -27 1 £47,500 +1.06%
Berkshire - 1 £27,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 43 (75.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 37 (64.91%) C
3 31 (54.39%) Electronics
3 31 (54.39%) Degree
4 26 (45.61%) C++
5 25 (43.86%) Signal Processing
6 21 (36.84%) Digital Signal Processing
7 20 (35.09%) Firmware
8 16 (28.07%) Aerospace
8 16 (28.07%) Altera
9 14 (24.56%) Xilinx
9 14 (24.56%) Embedded Systems
10 13 (22.81%) CAD
10 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
11 12 (21.05%) Linux
12 11 (19.30%) Java
12 11 (19.30%) MATLAB
12 11 (19.30%) Verilog
12 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
13 10 (17.54%) Windows
14 9 (15.79%) Assembly Language
14 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
14 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
14 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
15 8 (14.04%) Finance
15 8 (14.04%) SQL
15 8 (14.04%) C#
16 7 (12.28%) Device Driver
16 7 (12.28%) Cadence
16 7 (12.28%) Military

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (7.02%) MS Office
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.28%) Wireless
3 6 (10.53%) Software-Defined Radio
4 5 (8.77%) Ethernet
5 3 (5.26%) WiMAX
5 3 (5.26%) LTE
5 3 (5.26%) SAN
5 3 (5.26%) UMTS
6 1 (1.75%) GSM
6 1 (1.75%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) LabVIEW
General
1 31 (54.39%) Electronics
2 16 (28.07%) Aerospace
3 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 8 (14.04%) Finance
5 7 (12.28%) Military
5 7 (12.28%) Avionics
6 4 (7.02%) Automotive
6 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Hardware Engineer
2 19 (33.33%) Design Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) FPGA Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Senior Design Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.77%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior FPGA Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Field Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Engineering Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Development Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Firmware Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) C++ Software Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Junior
9 1 (1.75%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) Qt
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (75.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (24.56%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (19.30%) Verilog
4 7 (12.28%) Device Driver
4 7 (12.28%) Physics
4 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (10.53%) Algorithms
6 5 (8.77%) Mathematics
6 5 (8.77%) Chip and PIN
7 4 (7.02%) ASIC
8 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
9 2 (3.51%) CPLD
10 1 (1.75%) Photography
10 1 (1.75%) Data Conversion
10 1 (1.75%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) UNIX
3 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) Signal Processing
2 21 (36.84%) Digital Signal Processing
3 13 (22.81%) CAD
4 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.28%) Line Management
6 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.53%) Coaching
7 5 (8.77%) Multithreading
7 5 (8.77%) OO
7 5 (8.77%) Project Management
7 5 (8.77%) PLM
8 4 (7.02%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.02%) Information Security
8 4 (7.02%) Business Development
8 4 (7.02%) Video Processing
9 2 (3.51%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.51%) Communications Security
9 2 (3.51%) Information Management
9 2 (3.51%) CAE
10 1 (1.75%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) C
2 26 (45.61%) C++
3 11 (19.30%) Java
3 11 (19.30%) MATLAB
4 9 (15.79%) Assembly Language
5 8 (14.04%) C#
5 8 (14.04%) SQL
6 5 (8.77%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.26%) VC++
8 2 (3.51%) VB
9 1 (1.75%) Ada
9 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (54.39%) Degree
2 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
3 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) DO-254
2 5 (8.77%) ISO 9001
2 5 (8.77%) JTAG
3 1 (1.75%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (35.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Altera
2 14 (24.56%) Xilinx
3 7 (12.28%) Cadence
4 6 (10.53%) EMC
5 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.51%) QNX
7 1 (1.75%) Google
7 1 (1.75%) Atmel
7 1 (1.75%) Synopsys
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