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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
England / South West
Rank 207 233 232
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -1
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 18 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 0.63% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 5
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,550 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £40,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
1763 2236 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.11% 39.99% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1389 1721 1636
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,245 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +2 18 £40,000 +3.89% 1
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 17 (65.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (57.69%) C
3 14 (53.85%) Electronics
4 13 (50.00%) EMC
5 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (46.15%) Schematic Capture
6 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
7 9 (34.62%) C++
8 8 (30.77%) J2EE
8 8 (30.77%) Web Services
8 8 (30.77%) Linux
8 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
8 8 (30.77%) OpenCL
9 7 (26.92%) OrCAD
9 7 (26.92%) Degree
9 7 (26.92%) Cadence
9 7 (26.92%) CPLD
10 6 (23.08%) Java
11 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
12 4 (15.38%) Xilinx
12 4 (15.38%) Firmware
13 3 (11.54%) Tcl
13 3 (11.54%) Automotive
13 3 (11.54%) Perl
13 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
13 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
13 3 (11.54%) Avionics
13 3 (11.54%) Altera
13 3 (11.54%) Regression Analysis

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:

Applications
1 7 (26.92%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (53.85%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Automotive
2 3 (11.54%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Electronics Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Software Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) C++ Developer
3 8 (30.77%) C++ Software Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Design Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Firmware Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) VHDL Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) C Software Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) DSP Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) DSP Software Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Junior Electronics Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) PCB Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior PCB Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) J2EE
1 8 (30.77%) OpenCL
1 8 (30.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (26.92%) CPLD
3 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (46.15%) Schematic Capture
2 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
3 3 (11.54%) Regression Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Line Management
4 2 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (3.85%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (3.85%) FPGA Design
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C
2 9 (34.62%) C++
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
5 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) EMC
2 7 (26.92%) Cadence
3 4 (15.38%) Xilinx
4 3 (11.54%) Altera
5 1 (3.85%) Actel
5 1 (3.85%) Atmel
5 1 (3.85%) Mentor Graphics
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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