The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 83 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.35% 0.34% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +20.00%
VHDL
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
333 338 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.86% 38.24% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 300 320 315
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VHDL across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VHDL
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

VHDL Salary Trend in Southampton

VHDL
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Physics
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (50.00%) OpenCL
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) PhD
3 2 (50.00%) OpenMP
4 1 (25.00%) Verilog

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) OpenMP
1 2 (50.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Physics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) PhD