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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 192 207 213
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 23 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.54% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 0.28% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 14
Average salary £28,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.09% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.39% +13.75%
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
1822 1795 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 42.96% 38.89% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1513 1622
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 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
(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 +21 23 £28,000 -53.33%
VHDL
South East

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (85.71%) Java
3 20 (71.43%) Digital Signal Processing
3 20 (71.43%) Signal Processing
4 19 (67.86%) C
4 19 (67.86%) JSP
4 19 (67.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 14 (50.00%) Cybercrime
6 13 (46.43%) Degree
6 13 (46.43%) Verilog
7 12 (42.86%) Manufacturing
8 11 (39.29%) Wireless
8 11 (39.29%) Mathematics
8 11 (39.29%) Physics
8 11 (39.29%) Software-Defined Radio
9 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
9 10 (35.71%) Linux
10 9 (32.14%) Finance
11 8 (28.57%) Spring
11 8 (28.57%) JSF
11 8 (28.57%) Java EE
11 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
11 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
11 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 8 (28.57%) EJB
11 8 (28.57%) JDBC
11 8 (28.57%) SOAP
11 8 (28.57%) XML
11 8 (28.57%) ODBC

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Maple
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Software-Defined Radio
1 11 (39.29%) Wireless
2 8 (28.57%) Network Security
2 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Hadoop
General
1 12 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 9 (32.14%) Finance
3 7 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Graduate
2 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) FPGA Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Graduate Technical Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Development Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Development Project Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Development Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Development Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) JSP
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) EJB
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) Java EE
2 8 (28.57%) JDBC
2 8 (28.57%) JSF
2 8 (28.57%) ODBC
2 8 (28.57%) SOAP
2 8 (28.57%) Spring
2 8 (28.57%) XML
3 6 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (50.00%) Cybercrime
3 13 (46.43%) Verilog
4 11 (39.29%) Mathematics
4 11 (39.29%) Physics
5 6 (21.43%) Algorithms
5 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (14.29%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Android
2 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Digital Signal Processing
1 20 (71.43%) Signal Processing
2 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.71%) Business Development
4 3 (10.71%) Change Control
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Web Development
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) CMMI
5 2 (7.14%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (85.71%) Java
3 19 (67.86%) C
4 8 (28.57%) C#
4 8 (28.57%) R
5 6 (21.43%) MATLAB
6 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 4 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) Degree
3 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) PhD
5 3 (10.71%) PMI Certification
5 3 (10.71%) PMP
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Cadence
2 3 (10.71%) EMC