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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 398 419 377
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -42
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 46 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.46% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 43
Average salary £50,000 £43,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.60% +2.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £46,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -3.88%
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
8242 8389 7686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.11% 37.65% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6547 6342 6248
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Berkshire - 19 £50,000 - 3
Hampshire +32 12 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Surrey -12 11 £46,000 +6.35% 2
West Sussex -7 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -17 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 57 (91.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 48 (77.42%) Degree
3 36 (58.06%) C
4 34 (54.84%) C++
5 32 (51.61%) Electronics
6 22 (35.48%) Firmware
7 18 (29.03%) Altera
8 16 (25.81%) Digital Signal Processing
8 16 (25.81%) Signal Processing
9 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
10 13 (20.97%) EMC
10 13 (20.97%) Xilinx
11 12 (19.35%) Java
12 11 (17.74%) Linux
12 11 (17.74%) Wireless
12 11 (17.74%) Verilog
12 11 (17.74%) Kalman Filter
12 11 (17.74%) Software-Defined Radio
13 10 (16.13%) Synplicity
13 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
13 10 (16.13%) Physics
13 10 (16.13%) 3G
13 10 (16.13%) MATLAB
14 8 (12.90%) PhD
14 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
15 7 (11.29%) Information Security
15 7 (11.29%) JSP
15 7 (11.29%) Mathematics
15 7 (11.29%) Algorithms
16 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Wireless
1 11 (17.74%) Software-Defined Radio
2 10 (16.13%) 3G
3 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
4 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.23%) Skype
6 1 (1.61%) GSM
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
1 2 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (51.61%) Electronics
2 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.68%) Games
4 3 (4.84%) Finance
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Hardware Engineer
2 21 (33.87%) Design Engineer
3 20 (32.26%) FPGA Engineer
4 15 (24.19%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 14 (22.58%) FPGA Developer
5 14 (22.58%) Developer
6 13 (20.97%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 13 (20.97%) Firmware Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Firmware Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Electronics Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Hardware Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Design Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Field Engineer
10 1 (1.61%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.61%) Programmer
10 1 (1.61%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (1.61%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) JSP
2 3 (4.84%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 57 (91.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (17.74%) Verilog
3 10 (16.13%) Physics
4 7 (11.29%) Mathematics
4 7 (11.29%) Algorithms
5 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.45%) Device Driver
7 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.84%) Photography
7 3 (4.84%) 3D Printing
8 2 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.61%) ASIC
9 1 (1.61%) CPLD
9 1 (1.61%) Remote Sensing
9 1 (1.61%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.84%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Digital Signal Processing
1 16 (25.81%) Signal Processing
2 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
3 11 (17.74%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
5 7 (11.29%) Information Security
6 6 (9.68%) Change Control
7 4 (6.45%) Multithreading
7 4 (6.45%) Time Management
8 3 (4.84%) OOD
8 3 (4.84%) OO
8 3 (4.84%) Workflow
8 3 (4.84%) SDLC
8 3 (4.84%) Android Development
8 3 (4.84%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.23%) Image Processing
9 2 (3.23%) Business Development
9 2 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (58.06%) C
2 34 (54.84%) C++
3 12 (19.35%) Java
4 10 (16.13%) MATLAB
5 3 (4.84%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.61%) VC++
6 1 (1.61%) Perl
6 1 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.61%) Tcl
6 1 (1.61%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 48 (77.42%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) PhD
3 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) PMP
5 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.61%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (35.48%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Altera
2 13 (20.97%) EMC
2 13 (20.97%) Xilinx
3 10 (16.13%) Synplicity
4 2 (3.23%) Cadence
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.61%) QNX
5 1 (1.61%) Atmel
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
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