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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 96 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.10% - 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% - 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £35,000 - £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
328 382 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.61% 43.51% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 285 340 275
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,375 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Verilog
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Xilinx
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) JTAG
2 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Altera
2 1 (33.33%) Synopsys
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Ada
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) Code Coverage
2 1 (33.33%) ASIC
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Verilog
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Ada
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Xilinx
1 1 (33.33%) Altera
1 1 (33.33%) Synopsys
1 1 (33.33%) EMC