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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 425 422 394
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -28
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 16 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.36% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 35
Average salary £50,000 £42,875 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.61% -4.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £30,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.43%
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
7458 8545 7955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.21% 36.76% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5715 6722 6451
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Surrey +13 5 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Hampshire +3 4 £40,000 -15.78%
Kent +13 3 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Oxfordshire +8 3 - - 2
East Sussex -11 1 £47,500 -
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 46 (80.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 39 (68.42%) C
3 35 (61.40%) Electronics
4 31 (54.39%) Degree
5 27 (47.37%) C++
6 23 (40.35%) Signal Processing
7 21 (36.84%) Firmware
8 20 (35.09%) Digital Signal Processing
9 17 (29.82%) Aerospace
10 16 (28.07%) Altera
11 15 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
12 14 (24.56%) Xilinx
12 14 (24.56%) CAD
12 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
13 12 (21.05%) Verilog
14 11 (19.30%) Linux
14 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
15 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
15 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
15 9 (15.79%) Windows
15 9 (15.79%) Java
15 9 (15.79%) Assembly Language
15 9 (15.79%) Device Driver
15 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
16 8 (14.04%) MATLAB
16 8 (14.04%) Finance
16 8 (14.04%) Wireless
17 7 (12.28%) Physics
17 7 (12.28%) DO-254
17 7 (12.28%) Avionics

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.04%) Wireless
3 7 (12.28%) Software-Defined Radio
4 5 (8.77%) Ethernet
5 3 (5.26%) SAN
6 2 (3.51%) UMTS
6 2 (3.51%) WiMAX
6 2 (3.51%) LTE
7 1 (1.75%) GSM
7 1 (1.75%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) LabVIEW
General
1 35 (61.40%) Electronics
2 17 (29.82%) 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 3 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Hardware Engineer
2 18 (31.58%) Design Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) FPGA Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Design Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Electronics Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) FPGA Design Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) FPGA Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior FPGA Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Field Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Engineering Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Development Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Firmware Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) C++ Software Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Qt
2 1 (1.75%) JSP
2 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (80.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (21.05%) Verilog
4 9 (15.79%) Device Driver
5 7 (12.28%) Physics
5 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (8.77%) Algorithms
6 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
6 5 (8.77%) Chip and PIN
6 5 (8.77%) Mathematics
7 4 (7.02%) ASIC
8 3 (5.26%) Photography
8 3 (5.26%) 3D Printing
9 2 (3.51%) CPLD
10 1 (1.75%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Windows
3 3 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 3 (5.26%) Android
3 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.51%) UNIX
4 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Signal Processing
2 20 (35.09%) Digital Signal Processing
3 14 (24.56%) CAD
4 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.28%) Line Management
6 5 (8.77%) Project Management
6 5 (8.77%) PLM
7 4 (7.02%) OO
7 4 (7.02%) Multithreading
7 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.02%) Video Processing
8 3 (5.26%) Coaching
8 3 (5.26%) Android Development
8 3 (5.26%) iOS Development
8 3 (5.26%) Time Management
8 3 (5.26%) OOD
8 3 (5.26%) Workflow
9 2 (3.51%) Information Security
9 2 (3.51%) Information Management
9 2 (3.51%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) C
2 27 (47.37%) C++
3 9 (15.79%) Java
3 9 (15.79%) Assembly Language
4 8 (14.04%) MATLAB
5 6 (10.53%) Embedded C
6 4 (7.02%) SQL
6 4 (7.02%) C#
7 3 (5.26%) VC++
8 2 (3.51%) VB
9 1 (1.75%) Ada
9 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 31 (54.39%) Degree
2 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
3 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) 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 21 (36.84%) 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%) Atmel
6 2 (3.51%) QNX
7 1 (1.75%) Google
7 1 (1.75%) Synopsys
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