The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 223 253 242
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -11
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 19 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.085% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 0.24% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 1
Median salary £40,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +9.52%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +15.60%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2011 2121 2192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.13% 36.20% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1641 1719 1769
Median salary £42,500 £38,533 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +2.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VHDL
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VHDL across the South West region.

VHDL Salary Trend in the South West

VHDL
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VHDL across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

VHDL Salary Histogram in the South West

VHDL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +8 12 £42,000 -37.77%
Dorset - 5 £40,000 -
Wiltshire +17 2 £35,000 -39.13% 1
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing VHDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 38 (77.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 33 (67.35%) C++
3 27 (55.10%) Electronics
4 20 (40.82%) Java
5 17 (34.69%) C
5 17 (34.69%) Manufacturing
6 16 (32.65%) Algorithms
7 15 (30.61%) EMC
8 14 (28.57%) Linux
8 14 (28.57%) Verilog
8 14 (28.57%) Signal Processing
9 13 (26.53%) Mathematics
9 13 (26.53%) Firmware
10 12 (24.49%) CPLD
10 12 (24.49%) Web Development
10 12 (24.49%) Digital Signal Processing
10 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
11 11 (22.45%) C#
11 11 (22.45%) HTML
11 11 (22.45%) .NET
11 11 (22.45%) Ethernet
12 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (20.41%) Ruby
13 9 (18.37%) HTML5
13 9 (18.37%) Cyberthreat
13 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (18.37%) Cybercrime
13 9 (18.37%) Windows
14 8 (16.33%) Perl
14 8 (16.33%) Mac OS X

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.20%) Apache
1 5 (10.20%) Apache Spark
1 5 (10.20%) Confluence
1 5 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) OrCAD
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) GNU Octave
4 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) Ethernet
2 8 (16.33%) Network Security
3 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.24%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (10.20%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
6 1 (2.04%) RS-485
6 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 5 (10.20%) Apache Accumulo
2 5 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (10.20%) Big Data
2 5 (10.20%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.20%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 27 (55.10%) Electronics
2 17 (34.69%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.12%) Aerospace
5 2 (4.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Electronics Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Graduate
3 11 (22.45%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Design Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) FPGA Developer
5 6 (12.24%) FPGA Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Firmware Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Data Scientist
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Agile Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (4.08%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Hardware Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.08%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
2 11 (22.45%) .NET
2 11 (22.45%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) HTML5
4 8 (16.33%) OpenCL
5 5 (10.20%) Kafka
5 5 (10.20%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (4.08%) EJB
6 2 (4.08%) Java EE
6 2 (4.08%) JDBC
6 2 (4.08%) JSF
6 2 (4.08%) JSP
6 2 (4.08%) LLVM
6 2 (4.08%) ODBC
6 2 (4.08%) SOAP
6 2 (4.08%) Spring
6 2 (4.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (77.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 16 (32.65%) Algorithms
3 14 (28.57%) Verilog
4 13 (26.53%) Mathematics
5 12 (24.49%) CPLD
6 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (18.37%) Cybercrime
6 9 (18.37%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (12.24%) Physics
8 5 (10.20%) Cryptography
8 5 (10.20%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) Windows
3 8 (16.33%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Signal Processing
2 12 (24.49%) Digital Signal Processing
2 12 (24.49%) Web Development
3 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 7 (14.29%) OO
5 7 (14.29%) Open Source
5 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (12.24%) Schematic Capture
6 6 (12.24%) Six Sigma
7 5 (10.20%) Analytics
7 5 (10.20%) OOP
7 5 (10.20%) Open Source Development
8 2 (4.08%) CMMI
8 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.08%) Functional Programming
8 2 (4.08%) RUP
9 1 (2.04%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 33 (67.35%) C++
2 20 (40.82%) Java
3 17 (34.69%) C
4 11 (22.45%) C#
5 10 (20.41%) Ruby
6 8 (16.33%) Perl
6 8 (16.33%) Scala
7 3 (6.12%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.08%) R
9 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) DO-160
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Firmware
2 5 (10.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) EMC
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 6 (12.24%) Cadence
3 6 (12.24%) Xilinx
4 5 (10.20%) Apple
4 5 (10.20%) Atlassian
4 5 (10.20%) IBM
4 5 (10.20%) Mentor Graphics
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) Actel
6 1 (2.04%) Atmel