The 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 812 833 779
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -54
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 80 113 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 65 96 73
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

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
42871 47644 42646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.67% 40.30% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33877 38087 34627
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
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 27 May 2015 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 27 May 2015. 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 +17 77 £50,000 +25.00% 33
London +53 21 £50,000 - 7
East of England +2 18 £51,500 +32.90% 4
South East -8 17 £50,000 +15.60% 9
Cambridgeshire +1 10 £53,750 +62.87% 3
East Midlands +3 9 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Cambridge +2 9 £55,000 +66.66% 3
Derbyshire +12 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derby +9 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Surrey +2 7 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Suffolk - 6 £41,250 -
South West - 6 £53,250 - 8
Guildford -2 5 £46,000 +2.22% 1
West Midlands -10 5 £42,500 +13.33% 2
City of London - 5 £50,000 - 1
Gloucester - 5 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £52,500 - 5
Oxfordshire +16 3 - -
Kent +8 3 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Chinnor - 3 - -
Woking +17 2 £50,000 +3.09% 1
Staffordshire +8 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Hampshire +3 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Worcestershire -9 2 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Worcester - 2 £37,500 -
Dartford - 2 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £37,500 - 1
Wales - 2 £42,500 -
North Wales - 2 £42,500 -

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 140 (85.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 92 (56.10%) Electronics
3 88 (53.66%) Degree
4 81 (49.39%) C
5 71 (43.29%) C++
6 55 (33.54%) Verilog
7 51 (31.10%) Firmware
8 43 (26.22%) Embedded Systems
9 39 (23.78%) Signal Processing
10 35 (21.34%) Xilinx
11 32 (19.51%) Software Engineering
11 32 (19.51%) Linux
12 24 (14.63%) EMC
13 23 (14.02%) Telecoms
13 23 (14.02%) Digital Signal Processing
13 23 (14.02%) Algorithms
13 23 (14.02%) Altera
14 22 (13.41%) Security Cleared
15 20 (12.20%) Java
15 20 (12.20%) Computer Science
16 19 (11.59%) SC Cleared
16 19 (11.59%) TCP/IP
16 19 (11.59%) Aerospace
17 17 (10.37%) Military
18 16 (9.76%) Manufacturing
18 16 (9.76%) Mathematics
18 16 (9.76%) MATLAB
19 14 (8.54%) Assembly Language
19 14 (8.54%) Wireless
19 14 (8.54%) Physics

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1 (0.61%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.27%) Simulink
3 4 (2.44%) MS Office
4 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.59%) TCP/IP
2 14 (8.54%) Wireless
3 13 (7.93%) Ethernet
4 11 (6.71%) Software-Defined Radio
5 3 (1.83%) SAN
5 3 (1.83%) Internet
6 2 (1.22%) DVB
6 2 (1.22%) InfiniBand
6 2 (1.22%) SSL
7 1 (0.61%) GSM
7 1 (0.61%) UMTS
7 1 (0.61%) WiMAX
7 1 (0.61%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (0.61%) LTE
7 1 (0.61%) 4G
7 1 (0.61%) Skype
Development Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.83%) LabVIEW
2 3 (1.83%) Subversion
3 2 (1.22%) JIRA
3 2 (1.22%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.61%) LLVM
4 1 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.61%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.61%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 92 (56.10%) Electronics
2 23 (14.02%) Telecoms
3 19 (11.59%) Aerospace
4 17 (10.37%) Military
5 16 (9.76%) Manufacturing
6 8 (4.88%) Automotive
7 7 (4.27%) Finance
7 7 (4.27%) Avionics
8 3 (1.83%) Games
9 2 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.22%) Advertising
9 2 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (33.54%) Hardware Engineer
2 41 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 38 (23.17%) Electronics Engineer
4 27 (16.46%) FPGA Engineer
5 14 (8.54%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 13 (7.93%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 13 (7.93%) Software Engineer
7 12 (7.32%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 9 (5.49%) Digital Design Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Developer
9 8 (4.88%) Senior Design Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) FPGA Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Electrical Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) Development Engineer
11 6 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
12 4 (2.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 4 (2.44%) Test Engineer
12 4 (2.44%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (2.44%) Senior FPGA Engineer
12 4 (2.44%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.88%) OpenCL
2 5 (3.05%) JSP
3 4 (2.44%) MFC
4 3 (1.83%) WPF
4 3 (1.83%) Qt
5 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 140 (85.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 55 (33.54%) Verilog
3 43 (26.22%) Embedded Systems
4 23 (14.02%) Algorithms
5 20 (12.20%) Computer Science
6 16 (9.76%) Mathematics
7 14 (8.54%) Physics
7 14 (8.54%) Device Driver
8 11 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (6.10%) ASIC
10 4 (2.44%) CPLD
10 4 (2.44%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.83%) 3D Printing
11 3 (1.83%) Photography
11 3 (1.83%) Data Conversion
11 3 (1.83%) Chip and PIN
12 2 (1.22%) DTV
12 2 (1.22%) PKI
12 2 (1.22%) IPTV
12 2 (1.22%) STB
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.51%) Linux
2 13 (7.93%) Windows
2 13 (7.93%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (5.49%) Android
4 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.83%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.22%) UNIX
5 2 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.78%) Signal Processing
2 32 (19.51%) Software Engineering
3 23 (14.02%) Digital Signal Processing
4 13 (7.93%) Mentoring
5 12 (7.32%) CAD
6 11 (6.71%) Project Management
7 10 (6.10%) OO
8 9 (5.49%) Cyber Security
8 9 (5.49%) Android Development
9 8 (4.88%) Embedded Software Development
10 7 (4.27%) Coaching
10 7 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.66%) SDLC
11 6 (3.66%) Multithreading
12 5 (3.05%) Video Processing
12 5 (3.05%) OOD
12 5 (3.05%) CAE
12 5 (3.05%) Electronic Design Automation
13 4 (2.44%) Workflow
13 4 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 81 (49.39%) C
2 71 (43.29%) C++
3 20 (12.20%) Java
4 16 (9.76%) MATLAB
5 14 (8.54%) Assembly Language
6 13 (7.93%) Embedded C
7 8 (4.88%) C#
8 5 (3.05%) SQL
8 5 (3.05%) Embedded C++
9 4 (2.44%) VB
10 3 (1.83%) VC++
10 3 (1.83%) Python
10 3 (1.83%) Perl
11 2 (1.22%) Ada
11 2 (1.22%) VBA
11 2 (1.22%) Tcl
11 2 (1.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 88 (53.66%) Degree
2 22 (13.41%) Security Cleared
3 19 (11.59%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.71%) DV Cleared
5 10 (6.10%) PhD
6 4 (2.44%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.71%) JTAG
2 8 (4.88%) ISO 9001
3 7 (4.27%) DO-254
4 6 (3.66%) IEC 61508
5 3 (1.83%) DO-178B
5 3 (1.83%) DO-160
6 1 (0.61%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 51 (31.10%) Firmware
Vendors
1 35 (21.34%) Xilinx
2 24 (14.63%) EMC
3 23 (14.02%) Altera
4 6 (3.66%) Cadence
5 5 (3.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.44%) Synopsys
7 3 (1.83%) Mentor Graphics
7 3 (1.83%) QNX
8 2 (1.22%) IBM
8 2 (1.22%) Intel
8 2 (1.22%) Atmel
9 1 (0.61%) MKS
9 1 (0.61%) Google
Newbury
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + equity, pension, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DoE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 15 days ago