The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 190 202 191
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 16 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.34% 0.11% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 0.33% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 20
Average salary £43,250 £65,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.46% +138.53%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £49,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.73% +30.66%
VHDL
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1835 1507 1912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 38.60% 31.92% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1228 1590
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VHDL
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

VHDL Salary Trend in Surrey

VHDL
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Guildford +19 10 £45,000 +2.85% 1
VHDL
South East

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 48 (97.96%) C++
2 47 (95.92%) C
3 40 (81.63%) Linux
4 34 (69.39%) Security Cleared
5 31 (63.27%) Java
6 28 (57.14%) Degree
6 28 (57.14%) Mathematics
6 28 (57.14%) Physics
7 27 (55.10%) Digital Signal Processing
7 27 (55.10%) Signal Processing
8 26 (53.06%) MATLAB
8 26 (53.06%) C#
8 26 (53.06%) Windows
9 25 (51.02%) Multithreading
10 23 (46.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 22 (44.90%) SQL
12 21 (42.86%) OO
12 21 (42.86%) Mentoring
13 19 (38.78%) DV Cleared
14 16 (32.65%) PhD
15 15 (30.61%) Firmware
15 15 (30.61%) Image Processing
16 14 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
16 14 (28.57%) Embedded C
16 14 (28.57%) Device Driver
17 13 (26.53%) Information Security
17 13 (26.53%) Embedded C++
18 12 (24.49%) Electronics
19 8 (16.33%) Web Services
19 8 (16.33%) Coaching

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Wireless
1 6 (12.24%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 12 (24.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Developer
2 17 (34.69%) C++ Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Hardware Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Graduate
5 5 (10.20%) FPGA Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Junior
6 2 (4.08%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) Web Services
2 5 (10.20%) JSP
3 4 (8.16%) STL
3 4 (8.16%) .NET
3 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 28 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 28 (57.14%) Physics
2 23 (46.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 15 (30.61%) Firmware
4 14 (28.57%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Linux
2 26 (53.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Digital Signal Processing
1 27 (55.10%) Signal Processing
2 25 (51.02%) Multithreading
3 21 (42.86%) OO
3 21 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 15 (30.61%) Image Processing
5 14 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (26.53%) Information Security
7 8 (16.33%) Software Testing
7 8 (16.33%) Business Development
7 8 (16.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 48 (97.96%) C++
2 47 (95.92%) C
3 31 (63.27%) Java
4 26 (53.06%) C#
4 26 (53.06%) MATLAB
5 22 (44.90%) SQL
6 14 (28.57%) Embedded C
7 13 (26.53%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (69.39%) Security Cleared
2 28 (57.14%) Degree
3 19 (38.78%) DV Cleared
4 16 (32.65%) PhD
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Xilinx
1 1 (2.04%) Altera
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago