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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 421 423 419
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 27 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.51% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 20
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
7892 8036 8080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 41.01% 38.50% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6626 6517 6351
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 +14 10 £49,000 +3.15% 2
Surrey +8 5 £35,000 -22.65% 1
Berkshire -5 5 £50,000 +81.81%
Kent +2 2 £37,000 -12.94% 3
West Sussex -14 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Oxfordshire -3 1 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Home Counties - 1 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 - 4
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 49 (85.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 44 (77.19%) Degree
3 37 (64.91%) Schematic Capture
4 36 (63.16%) Electronics
5 30 (52.63%) Firmware
5 30 (52.63%) C
6 28 (49.12%) C++
7 24 (42.11%) Altera
8 22 (38.60%) Software Engineering
9 15 (26.32%) EMC
10 14 (24.56%) Linux
10 14 (24.56%) Verilog
10 14 (24.56%) Xilinx
11 13 (22.81%) Manufacturing
12 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
13 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
13 11 (19.30%) Integration Testing
13 11 (19.30%) Synplicity
13 11 (19.30%) 3G
13 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (19.30%) Algorithms
14 10 (17.54%) Java
14 10 (17.54%) Change Control
14 10 (17.54%) DV Cleared
15 8 (14.04%) Kalman Filter
16 7 (12.28%) OpenCL
16 7 (12.28%) PhD
16 7 (12.28%) Windows
16 7 (12.28%) OrCAD
17 6 (10.53%) Perl

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.77%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) OrCAD
2 2 (3.51%) Mathcad
2 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Project
3 1 (1.75%) Maple
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) 3G
2 5 (8.77%) Ethernet
2 5 (8.77%) RS-232
3 3 (5.26%) RS-485
3 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.51%) RS-422
5 1 (1.75%) FlexRay
5 1 (1.75%) Network Security
5 1 (1.75%) Skype
5 1 (1.75%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 36 (63.16%) Electronics
2 13 (22.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Games
4 2 (3.51%) Avionics
5 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Hardware Engineer
2 22 (38.60%) FPGA Engineer
3 17 (29.82%) Design Engineer
4 16 (28.07%) Firmware Engineer
5 13 (22.81%) Developer
6 12 (21.05%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 11 (19.30%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 8 (14.04%) Electronics Engineer
8 8 (14.04%) Firmware Developer
8 8 (14.04%) FPGA Developer
9 6 (10.53%) Graduate
10 5 (8.77%) C Developer
10 5 (8.77%) C++ Developer
10 5 (8.77%) C++ Software Developer
10 5 (8.77%) C++/Java Developer
10 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
10 5 (8.77%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
10 5 (8.77%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) OpenCL
2 2 (3.51%) HEVC
3 1 (1.75%) .NET
3 1 (1.75%) EJB
3 1 (1.75%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) HTML5
3 1 (1.75%) Java EE
3 1 (1.75%) JDBC
3 1 (1.75%) JSF
3 1 (1.75%) JSP
3 1 (1.75%) ODBC
3 1 (1.75%) SOAP
3 1 (1.75%) Spring
3 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (85.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (24.56%) Verilog
3 11 (19.30%) Algorithms
3 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (7.02%) Tandem
5 3 (5.26%) CPLD
5 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.75%) Physics
6 1 (1.75%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) Mac OS X
3 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Android
5 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.75%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (64.91%) Schematic Capture
2 22 (38.60%) Software Engineering
3 11 (19.30%) Integration Testing
4 10 (17.54%) Change Control
5 8 (14.04%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.77%) Open Source
6 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
7 3 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.26%) Signal Processing
8 2 (3.51%) CAD
8 2 (3.51%) Data Management
8 2 (3.51%) Electronic Design Automation
8 2 (3.51%) Low Latency
8 2 (3.51%) PDM
8 2 (3.51%) PLM
8 2 (3.51%) Project Management
8 2 (3.51%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) C
2 28 (49.12%) C++
3 10 (17.54%) Java
4 6 (10.53%) Perl
5 5 (8.77%) MATLAB
5 5 (8.77%) Ruby
5 5 (8.77%) Scala
6 4 (7.02%) Embedded C
6 4 (7.02%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.51%) C#
8 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.75%) R
8 1 (1.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 44 (77.19%) Degree
2 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
4 10 (17.54%) DV Cleared
5 7 (12.28%) PhD
6 2 (3.51%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) DO-254
1 2 (3.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (52.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Altera
2 15 (26.32%) EMC
3 14 (24.56%) Xilinx
4 11 (19.30%) Synplicity
5 5 (8.77%) Atlassian
6 3 (5.26%) Atmel
7 2 (3.51%) Cadence
7 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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