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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 423 418 398
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 23 51 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.60% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 38
Average salary £50,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.60% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £30,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +0.59%
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
7909 8456 8370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.65% 37.02% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6171 6589 6861
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -10 14 £46,000 +6.35% 1
Berkshire - 5 £50,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +7 3 £50,000 +38.76% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 1 - -
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 41 (83.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 39 (79.59%) C
3 36 (73.47%) C++
4 31 (63.27%) Degree
5 27 (55.10%) Electronics
6 18 (36.73%) Signal Processing
7 17 (34.69%) Digital Signal Processing
8 15 (30.61%) Linux
8 15 (30.61%) Firmware
9 12 (24.49%) Java
10 11 (22.45%) Verilog
10 11 (22.45%) Xilinx
11 10 (20.41%) Physics
11 10 (20.41%) Wireless
11 10 (20.41%) EMC
12 9 (18.37%) Windows
12 9 (18.37%) Aerospace
12 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
12 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
12 9 (18.37%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (18.37%) Software-Defined Radio
13 8 (16.33%) MATLAB
14 7 (14.29%) Device Driver
14 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
14 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
15 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
15 6 (12.24%) Altera
15 6 (12.24%) Project Management
15 6 (12.24%) CAD

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 1 (2.04%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) Simulink
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Wireless
2 9 (18.37%) Software-Defined Radio
3 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.08%) SAN
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) GSM
6 1 (2.04%) UMTS
6 1 (2.04%) Skype
6 1 (2.04%) WiMAX
6 1 (2.04%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) LabVIEW
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (55.10%) Electronics
2 9 (18.37%) Aerospace
3 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.16%) Finance
5 3 (6.12%) Games
6 2 (4.08%) Automotive
6 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.04%) Military
7 1 (2.04%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Hardware Engineer
2 15 (30.61%) Design Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Developer
3 8 (16.33%) FPGA Developer
4 7 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Junior
7 1 (2.04%) Field Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Digital Design Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) JSP
2 3 (6.12%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 41 (83.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (22.45%) Verilog
3 10 (20.41%) Physics
4 9 (18.37%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (14.29%) Device Driver
6 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
7 5 (10.20%) Algorithms
8 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
9 3 (6.12%) 3D Printing
9 3 (6.12%) Photography
9 3 (6.12%) ASIC
10 2 (4.08%) CPLD
11 1 (2.04%) Chip and PIN
11 1 (2.04%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Mac OS X
3 3 (6.12%) Android
3 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.08%) UNIX
4 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Signal Processing
2 17 (34.69%) Digital Signal Processing
3 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) CAD
5 5 (10.20%) Information Security
6 4 (8.16%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.16%) Video Processing
6 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.12%) Android Development
7 3 (6.12%) iOS Development
7 3 (6.12%) SDLC
7 3 (6.12%) Time Management
7 3 (6.12%) Workflow
7 3 (6.12%) OO
7 3 (6.12%) OOD
8 2 (4.08%) Business Development
8 2 (4.08%) Image Processing
8 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) C
2 36 (73.47%) C++
3 12 (24.49%) Java
4 8 (16.33%) MATLAB
5 6 (12.24%) Assembly Language
6 5 (10.20%) Embedded C
7 3 (6.12%) VC++
8 2 (4.08%) VB
9 1 (2.04%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.04%) SQL
9 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (63.27%) Degree
2 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) PhD
5 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) PMP
6 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.04%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.08%) JTAG
3 1 (2.04%) DO-254
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Xilinx
2 10 (20.41%) EMC
3 6 (12.24%) Altera
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.12%) Cadence
6 2 (4.08%) QNX
7 1 (2.04%) Google
7 1 (2.04%) Atmel
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