The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 784 761 750
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -11
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 97 109 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.31% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 82 90 120
Average salary £43,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +14.66%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36607 35453 38800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.44% 32.70% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 28967 28691 32839
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VHDL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014 within the UK.

VHDL Salary Histogram in the UK

VHDL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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
England -58 97 £43,250 -3.88% 11
South East +1 50 £43,250 +15.33% 5
Surrey +3 32 £43,250 +15.33% 3
Guildford +21 18 £45,000 - 2
East of England -14 16 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands - 15 £37,000 -
Cambridgeshire +4 9 £48,750 +8.33%
Cambridge 0 9 £48,750 +8.33%
West Midlands +8 8 £37,500 +7.14%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £30,000 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £45,000 -
Hampshire -12 5 £30,000 -43.39%
Derbyshire - 5 £31,250 -
Derby - 5 £31,250 -
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
London -33 4 £50,000 -37.50% 1
Leicester - 4 £34,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £34,000 -
Norfolk - 4 £45,000 - 1
Southampton +13 3 £30,000 -3.22%
Oxfordshire +11 3 £36,033 +9.19% 1
Worcestershire 0 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Staffordshire -3 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Malvern - 3 £40,000 -
Norwich - 3 £45,000 - 1
Oxford - 3 £36,033 -
North West -1 2 £47,500 +35.71% 1
City of London -10 2 £63,500 -20.62% 1
Kent -10 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Hertfordshire -19 2 £60,000 +9.09%

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 123 (61.81%) C
2 121 (60.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 106 (53.27%) C++
4 92 (46.23%) Electronics
5 90 (45.23%) Degree
6 61 (30.65%) Linux
7 55 (27.64%) Firmware
8 45 (22.61%) Security Cleared
9 41 (20.60%) Verilog
9 41 (20.60%) C#
10 40 (20.10%) Mathematics
11 37 (18.59%) Physics
11 37 (18.59%) Windows
11 37 (18.59%) MATLAB
11 37 (18.59%) Signal Processing
12 36 (18.09%) Digital Signal Processing
13 35 (17.59%) Java
14 29 (14.57%) EMC
14 29 (14.57%) Software Engineering
15 28 (14.07%) Embedded C
16 24 (12.06%) OO
17 23 (11.56%) Xilinx
18 22 (11.06%) Multithreading
19 21 (10.55%) PhD
20 20 (10.05%) Wireless
21 18 (9.05%) Image Processing
21 18 (9.05%) DV Cleared
21 18 (9.05%) Python
21 18 (9.05%) SQL
21 18 (9.05%) Visual Studio

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 2 (1.01%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.01%) MS Office
1 2 (1.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.05%) Wireless
2 10 (5.03%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.01%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.01%) LTE
4 2 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.50%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.50%) WCDMA
5 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.50%) HSPA
5 1 (0.50%) NFC
5 1 (0.50%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (9.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.50%) LabVIEW
General
1 92 (46.23%) Electronics
2 15 (7.54%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.53%) Marketing
4 6 (3.02%) Military
4 6 (3.02%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.51%) Automotive
6 3 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.01%) Finance
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (25.13%) Design Engineer
2 49 (24.62%) Electronics Engineer
3 46 (23.12%) Hardware Engineer
4 29 (14.57%) Developer
5 26 (13.07%) Software Engineer
6 20 (10.05%) Development Engineer
7 18 (9.05%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 17 (8.54%) C++ Developer
8 17 (8.54%) FPGA Engineer
9 13 (6.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 11 (5.53%) Junior
10 11 (5.53%) Graduate
10 11 (5.53%) Senior Design Engineer
11 10 (5.03%) Test Engineer
12 9 (4.52%) Software Test Engineer
13 8 (4.02%) Principal Engineer
14 7 (3.52%) FPGA Developer
15 6 (3.02%) Senior Hardware Engineer
16 5 (2.51%) Software Developer
17 4 (2.01%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.03%) .NET
2 6 (3.02%) STL
3 5 (2.51%) Web Services
3 5 (2.51%) JSP
4 4 (2.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (2.01%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.01%) OpenCL
5 2 (1.01%) OpenMP
5 2 (1.01%) MFC
6 1 (0.50%) Middleware
6 1 (0.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 121 (60.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 55 (27.64%) Firmware
3 41 (20.60%) Verilog
4 40 (20.10%) Mathematics
5 37 (18.59%) Physics
6 18 (9.05%) Device Driver
7 15 (7.54%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (5.53%) ASIC
9 10 (5.03%) Computer Science
10 8 (4.02%) CAN bus
10 8 (4.02%) MPEG
11 2 (1.01%) SystemC
11 2 (1.01%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (0.50%) Equities
12 1 (0.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 61 (30.65%) Linux
2 37 (18.59%) Windows
3 4 (2.01%) UNIX
4 3 (1.51%) Android
5 2 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.59%) Signal Processing
2 36 (18.09%) Digital Signal Processing
3 29 (14.57%) Software Engineering
4 24 (12.06%) OO
5 22 (11.06%) Multithreading
6 18 (9.05%) Image Processing
7 14 (7.04%) Time Management
7 14 (7.04%) Software Testing
8 13 (6.53%) CAD
9 11 (5.53%) Information Security
9 11 (5.53%) Validation
9 11 (5.53%) Automated Testing
10 10 (5.03%) Integration Testing
11 9 (4.52%) Regression Testing
11 9 (4.52%) Embedded Software Development
12 7 (3.52%) Project Management
12 7 (3.52%) Video Processing
13 6 (3.02%) Electronic Design Automation
13 6 (3.02%) Business Development
14 4 (2.01%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 123 (61.81%) C
2 106 (53.27%) C++
3 41 (20.60%) C#
4 37 (18.59%) MATLAB
5 35 (17.59%) Java
6 28 (14.07%) Embedded C
7 18 (9.05%) Python
7 18 (9.05%) SQL
8 16 (8.04%) Embedded C++
9 12 (6.03%) Tcl
10 7 (3.52%) Assembly Language
11 6 (3.02%) Perl
12 4 (2.01%) PowerHouse
13 3 (1.51%) VB
13 3 (1.51%) VB6
14 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 90 (45.23%) Degree
2 45 (22.61%) Security Cleared
3 21 (10.55%) PhD
4 18 (9.05%) DV Cleared
5 11 (5.53%) ISEB
5 11 (5.53%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.51%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.50%) PMP
7 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.01%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Xen
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.50%) KVM
Vendors
1 29 (14.57%) EMC
2 23 (11.56%) Xilinx
3 10 (5.03%) Atmel
4 7 (3.52%) Cadence
4 7 (3.52%) Synopsys
5 6 (3.02%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 5 (2.51%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 3 (1.51%) Altera
8 2 (1.01%) Mentor Graphics
8 2 (1.01%) Huawei
8 2 (1.01%) Magma
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.50%) Intel
9 1 (0.50%) VMware
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Guildford
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Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, 6% Pension, Flexi-time & more
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