The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
UK
Rank 773 826 877
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +51
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 79 99 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.10% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 63 89 57
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,100 £51,000
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 across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34167 41945 42372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.59% 42.67% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27815 33644 34377
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VHDL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VHDL within the UK.

VHDL Salary Trend in the UK

VHDL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VHDL over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 within the UK.

VHDL Salary Histogram in the UK

VHDL
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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
England +59 77 £45,000 -5.26% 23
South West +22 21 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Gloucestershire -5 20 £40,000 +3.89% 1
South East +55 19 £37,500 -25.00% 4
London +74 14 £55,000 +2.32% 5
Hampshire +18 14 £37,500 -23.46% 4
West Midlands +12 12 £50,000 +9.28%
Herefordshire - 12 £50,000 -
Hereford - 12 £50,000 -
Petersfield - 9 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +6 6 £47,500 +26.66%
Leicestershire -9 6 £47,500 +26.66%
Gloucester -15 6 £35,500 -7.79%
Surrey +35 5 £55,000 +57.14%
Woking +16 5 £55,000 -15.38%
East of England +16 5 £65,000 +18.18% 11
Cambridge +5 5 £65,000 +18.18% 10
Cambridgeshire -1 5 £65,000 +18.18% 10
Loughborough -10 4 £43,750 +16.66%
Cheltenham 0 3 £40,000 -18.36%
Fareham -1 3 £30,000 -47.82% 1
Tewkesbury - 3 £40,000 -
Scotland - 2 £50,000 -
Devon -4 1 £40,000 +33.33%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £50,000 -
Barnstaple - 1 £40,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £47,500 - 1

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 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 with a requirement for VHDL.

1 81 (57.45%) C
2 79 (56.03%) Verilog
3 75 (53.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 66 (46.81%) C++
5 64 (45.39%) Degree
6 48 (34.04%) Electronics
7 44 (31.21%) Firmware
8 37 (26.24%) Linux
9 35 (24.82%) Python
9 35 (24.82%) OpenCL
10 31 (21.99%) Mathematics
11 29 (20.57%) Xilinx
12 27 (19.15%) MATLAB
12 27 (19.15%) EMC
12 27 (19.15%) Signal Processing
13 26 (18.44%) Altera
14 25 (17.73%) Algorithms
14 25 (17.73%) Software Engineering
15 23 (16.31%) PhD
16 22 (15.60%) Video Processing
16 22 (15.60%) Computer Science
17 18 (12.77%) ASIC
18 17 (12.06%) Tcl
19 16 (11.35%) Java
19 16 (11.35%) Perl
20 15 (10.64%) Windows
20 15 (10.64%) Ethernet
21 13 (9.22%) Schematic Capture
21 13 (9.22%) Computer Architecture
21 13 (9.22%) Apple

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills 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 11 (7.80%) OrCAD
2 4 (2.84%) Simulink
3 2 (1.42%) Mathcad
4 1 (0.71%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.71%) MS Office
4 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.64%) Ethernet
2 12 (8.51%) RS-485
3 8 (5.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.71%) InfiniBand
Development Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 48 (34.04%) Electronics
2 5 (3.55%) Finance
3 4 (2.84%) Automotive
3 4 (2.84%) Avionics
4 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (33.33%) Developer
2 32 (22.70%) Design Engineer
3 29 (20.57%) Hardware Engineer
4 24 (17.02%) Electronics Engineer
5 17 (12.06%) FPGA Developer
6 16 (11.35%) Firmware Developer
6 16 (11.35%) Firmware Engineer
6 16 (11.35%) Python Developer
7 14 (9.93%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 13 (9.22%) Hardware Design Engineer
9 12 (8.51%) Senior Firmware Engineer
10 11 (7.80%) Senior Design Engineer
11 10 (7.09%) ASIC Design Engineer
11 10 (7.09%) ASIC Engineer
11 10 (7.09%) C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (7.09%) Electronics Design Engineer
11 10 (7.09%) FPGA Engineer
11 10 (7.09%) Software Engineer
12 9 (6.38%) Verification Engineer
13 8 (5.67%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (24.82%) OpenCL
2 8 (5.67%) J2EE
2 8 (5.67%) Web Services
3 6 (4.26%) OpenGL
4 4 (2.84%) Scilab
4 4 (2.84%) VRML
5 1 (0.71%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 79 (56.03%) Verilog
2 75 (53.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 31 (21.99%) Mathematics
4 25 (17.73%) Algorithms
5 22 (15.60%) Computer Science
6 18 (12.77%) ASIC
7 11 (7.80%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (5.67%) CPLD
9 8 (5.67%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.42%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.71%) Physics
11 1 (0.71%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 37 (26.24%) Linux
2 15 (10.64%) Windows
3 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (0.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.15%) Signal Processing
2 25 (17.73%) Software Engineering
3 22 (15.60%) Video Processing
4 13 (9.22%) Computer Architecture
4 13 (9.22%) FPGA Design
4 13 (9.22%) Schematic Capture
5 12 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (7.80%) Digital Signal Processing
7 10 (7.09%) Code Coverage
7 10 (7.09%) Image Processing
8 9 (6.38%) Computer Vision
9 8 (5.67%) OO
9 8 (5.67%) Proprietary Trading
10 7 (4.96%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (3.55%) High-Frequency Trading
11 5 (3.55%) OOP
12 4 (2.84%) Cybersecurity
13 3 (2.13%) Mentoring
13 3 (2.13%) Project Management
13 3 (2.13%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 81 (57.45%) C
2 66 (46.81%) C++
3 35 (24.82%) Python
4 27 (19.15%) MATLAB
5 17 (12.06%) Tcl
6 16 (11.35%) Java
6 16 (11.35%) Perl
7 12 (8.51%) C#
8 11 (7.80%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.96%) Embedded C
10 6 (4.26%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.84%) SQL
12 2 (1.42%) VB
13 1 (0.71%) Delphi
13 1 (0.71%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 64 (45.39%) Degree
2 23 (16.31%) PhD
3 12 (8.51%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) Def Stans
1 1 (0.71%) DO-254
1 1 (0.71%) ISO13485
System Software
1 44 (31.21%) Firmware
Vendors
1 29 (20.57%) Xilinx
2 27 (19.15%) EMC
3 26 (18.44%) Altera
4 13 (9.22%) Apple
5 12 (8.51%) Synopsys
6 9 (6.38%) Cadence
7 6 (4.26%) Atmel
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft
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