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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 829 763 744
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -19
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 75 108 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.099% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.30% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 61 94 127
Average salary £43,250 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +20.00%

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
36326 35889 38985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.01% 33.02% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28494 28990 32925
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 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 22 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
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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 -42 74 £43,250 -3.88% 19
South East -29 39 £43,250 +2.97% 4
Surrey +5 27 £43,250 +15.33% 1
Guildford +21 16 £45,000 -
East of England 0 15 £45,000 -10.00% 5
East Midlands - 10 £42,500 - 1
Cambridge -3 8 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -8 8 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Hampshire -11 5 £30,000 -43.39%
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Norfolk - 5 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Norwich - 4 £45,000 -
Derby - 4 £30,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 4 £30,000 - 1
Southampton +4 3 £30,000 -3.22%
London -10 3 £56,750 -31.21% 2
West Midlands -10 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
South West -32 3 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Northamptonshire - 3 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire -5 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
City of London -7 2 £63,500 -20.62% 1
Leicestershire - 2 £34,000 -
Suffolk - 2 - - 1
Ipswich - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 £34,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £45,000 - 1
Swindon -4 1 £52,500 -19.23%
Wiltshire -4 1 £52,500 -19.23%
Worcestershire -5 1 £40,000 +14.28%

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 118 (64.13%) C
2 112 (60.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 102 (55.43%) C++
4 88 (47.83%) Degree
5 79 (42.93%) Electronics
6 53 (28.80%) Linux
7 51 (27.72%) Firmware
8 44 (23.91%) Security Cleared
9 42 (22.83%) Signal Processing
10 40 (21.74%) Digital Signal Processing
10 40 (21.74%) Mathematics
11 38 (20.65%) Verilog
12 37 (20.11%) Physics
12 37 (20.11%) Java
13 36 (19.57%) MATLAB
14 33 (17.93%) Windows
15 32 (17.39%) C#
16 26 (14.13%) OO
16 26 (14.13%) Embedded C
17 25 (13.59%) EMC
18 24 (13.04%) Multithreading
18 24 (13.04%) Software Engineering
19 23 (12.50%) PhD
19 23 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
20 21 (11.41%) Wireless
21 20 (10.87%) SQL
22 19 (10.33%) Xilinx
23 18 (9.78%) Device Driver
23 18 (9.78%) Python
23 18 (9.78%) Image Processing

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (1.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) MS Office
1 2 (1.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.41%) Wireless
2 11 (5.98%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.72%) Software-Defined Radio
4 4 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.09%) LTE
5 2 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.54%) InfiniBand
6 1 (0.54%) HSPA
6 1 (0.54%) NFC
6 1 (0.54%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.54%) WCDMA
6 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (4.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 79 (42.93%) Electronics
2 15 (8.15%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.43%) Marketing
4 7 (3.80%) Military
5 5 (2.72%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.17%) Automotive
7 3 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.63%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.63%) Finance
8 2 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (24.46%) Design Engineer
2 44 (23.91%) Electronics Engineer
3 37 (20.11%) Hardware Engineer
4 34 (18.48%) Developer
5 20 (10.87%) Software Engineer
5 20 (10.87%) Development Engineer
6 17 (9.24%) C++ Developer
7 16 (8.70%) FPGA Engineer
8 14 (7.61%) Hardware Design Engineer
9 12 (6.52%) Graduate
9 12 (6.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 11 (5.98%) Senior Design Engineer
11 10 (5.43%) FPGA Developer
11 10 (5.43%) Junior
11 10 (5.43%) Principal Engineer
11 10 (5.43%) Test Engineer
12 9 (4.89%) Software Test Engineer
13 7 (3.80%) Software Developer
14 6 (3.26%) Senior Hardware Engineer
15 3 (1.63%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.80%) Web Services
2 6 (3.26%) STL
3 5 (2.72%) .NET
3 5 (2.72%) JSP
4 4 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (1.09%) MFC
5 2 (1.09%) OpenMP
5 2 (1.09%) OpenCL
6 1 (0.54%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 112 (60.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 51 (27.72%) Firmware
3 40 (21.74%) Mathematics
4 38 (20.65%) Verilog
5 37 (20.11%) Physics
6 18 (9.78%) Device Driver
7 14 (7.61%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (5.98%) Computer Science
9 9 (4.89%) ASIC
10 8 (4.35%) MPEG
11 7 (3.80%) CAN bus
12 2 (1.09%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (1.09%) SystemC
13 1 (0.54%) Open Source
13 1 (0.54%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 53 (28.80%) Linux
2 33 (17.93%) Windows
3 4 (2.17%) UNIX
4 2 (1.09%) Solaris
4 2 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.83%) Signal Processing
2 40 (21.74%) Digital Signal Processing
3 26 (14.13%) OO
4 24 (13.04%) Multithreading
4 24 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 23 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 18 (9.78%) Image Processing
7 16 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 14 (7.61%) Time Management
9 13 (7.07%) Information Security
9 13 (7.07%) CAD
10 11 (5.98%) Automated Testing
10 11 (5.98%) Validation
11 10 (5.43%) Integration Testing
12 9 (4.89%) Regression Testing
13 8 (4.35%) Project Management
13 8 (4.35%) Business Development
14 6 (3.26%) Electronic Design Automation
14 6 (3.26%) Video Processing
15 4 (2.17%) IC Design
Programming Languages
1 118 (64.13%) C
2 102 (55.43%) C++
3 37 (20.11%) Java
4 36 (19.57%) MATLAB
5 32 (17.39%) C#
6 26 (14.13%) Embedded C
7 20 (10.87%) SQL
8 18 (9.78%) Python
9 17 (9.24%) Embedded C++
10 12 (6.52%) Tcl
11 7 (3.80%) Assembly Language
12 6 (3.26%) Perl
13 3 (1.63%) VB6
13 3 (1.63%) VB
14 1 (0.54%) Ruby
14 1 (0.54%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 88 (47.83%) Degree
2 44 (23.91%) Security Cleared
3 23 (12.50%) PhD
4 18 (9.78%) DV Cleared
5 11 (5.98%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.98%) ISEB
6 5 (2.72%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.54%) PMP
7 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) KVM
1 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.54%) Xen
Vendors
1 25 (13.59%) EMC
2 19 (10.33%) Xilinx
3 10 (5.43%) Atmel
4 8 (4.35%) Synopsys
5 7 (3.80%) Cadence
6 4 (2.17%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 3 (1.63%) Altera
8 2 (1.09%) Mentor Graphics
8 2 (1.09%) Huawei
8 2 (1.09%) Magma
9 1 (0.54%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 1 (0.54%) VMware
9 1 (0.54%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.54%) Intel
South East
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cornwall
Proteus Europe
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Free Parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65-75k
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Staffordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits.
Posted: 22 days ago