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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 828 841 828
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 107 96 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.090% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 98 69 73
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
43044 42819 42980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.50% 40.22% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34487 34634 33452
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016 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 11 February 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
England +32 106 £45,000 +5.88% 29
South East +2 27 £49,000 +3.15% 11
London +23 17 £52,500 +5.00% 3
East Midlands +16 17 £37,500 - 3
South West -7 15 £42,500 +19.71% 1
Leicestershire +15 13 £37,500 - 1
Worcestershire -1 11 £42,500 -
West Midlands -12 11 £42,500 -
Hampshire +14 10 £49,000 +3.15% 2
Malvern -6 10 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire +8 9 £45,000 +26.76%
East of England -13 9 £55,000 +46.66% 7
North West +33 8 £47,500 +21.79% 2
Dorset +14 6 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Surrey +8 5 £35,000 -22.65% 2
Guildford +7 5 £35,000 -18.60% 2
Cheltenham +5 5 £49,000 +38.02%
Weymouth +2 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Cambridge -5 5 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Berkshire -5 5 £50,000 +81.81%
Cheshire - 5 £47,500 - 1
Newbury - 5 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 5 £49,000 -
Loughborough +6 4 £37,500 -
Gloucester +2 4 £38,500 -23.00%
Andover - 3 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £35,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £56,000 - 1
Winsford - 3 £47,500 - 1

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 134 (73.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 97 (53.30%) C
3 91 (50.00%) Electronics
4 87 (47.80%) C++
5 85 (46.70%) Degree
6 61 (33.52%) Linux
7 55 (30.22%) Verilog
8 54 (29.67%) EMC
9 48 (26.37%) Schematic Capture
10 47 (25.82%) Firmware
10 47 (25.82%) Java
11 44 (24.18%) Altera
12 38 (20.88%) Perl
13 37 (20.33%) Ethernet
13 37 (20.33%) Security Cleared
14 36 (19.78%) Software Engineering
15 35 (19.23%) Xilinx
16 32 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (17.58%) DV Cleared
16 32 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (17.03%) Windows
18 30 (16.48%) OpenCL
18 30 (16.48%) SC Cleared
19 29 (15.93%) Algorithms
20 28 (15.38%) Scala
20 28 (15.38%) Open Source
20 28 (15.38%) Waterfall
20 28 (15.38%) Ruby
21 27 (14.84%) Mac OS X
22 26 (14.29%) JIRA

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 25 (13.74%) Confluence
2 16 (8.79%) Apache Spark
2 16 (8.79%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.10%) Apache
4 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (7.14%) OrCAD
2 2 (1.10%) Mathcad
2 2 (1.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) MS Office
2 2 (1.10%) MS Project
3 1 (0.55%) Maple
3 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (20.33%) Ethernet
2 14 (7.69%) Internet
3 11 (6.04%) 3G
3 11 (6.04%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.49%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (2.75%) RS-232
6 3 (1.65%) DVB
6 3 (1.65%) RS-485
6 3 (1.65%) Wideband
7 2 (1.10%) RS-422
7 2 (1.10%) Wireless
8 1 (0.55%) FlexRay
8 1 (0.55%) InfiniBand
8 1 (0.55%) Network Security
8 1 (0.55%) Skype
8 1 (0.55%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.34%) Hadoop
2 16 (8.79%) Apache Accumulo
2 16 (8.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (8.79%) Big Data
2 16 (8.79%) IBM InfoSphere
2 16 (8.79%) MongoDB
2 16 (8.79%) Neo4j
3 2 (1.10%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 26 (14.29%) JIRA
2 9 (4.95%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.10%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.55%) Subversion
General
1 91 (50.00%) Electronics
2 25 (13.74%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.49%) Aerospace
4 9 (4.95%) Finance
5 5 (2.75%) Automotive
5 5 (2.75%) Military
6 3 (1.65%) Games
6 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.10%) Avionics
7 2 (1.10%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (28.57%) Design Engineer
1 52 (28.57%) Hardware Engineer
2 49 (26.92%) FPGA Engineer
3 35 (19.23%) Electronics Engineer
4 34 (18.68%) Developer
5 26 (14.29%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 23 (12.64%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 21 (11.54%) Firmware Engineer
8 13 (7.14%) Graduate
8 13 (7.14%) Senior Electronics Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) Big Data Developer
9 12 (6.59%) Senior Design Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) VHDL Engineer
10 11 (6.04%) C/C++ Developer
10 11 (6.04%) C/C++ Software Developer
10 11 (6.04%) C++/Java Developer
10 11 (6.04%) Embedded Engineer
10 11 (6.04%) FPGA Developer
10 11 (6.04%) Senior FPGA Engineer
10 11 (6.04%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.48%) OpenCL
2 16 (8.79%) Kafka
2 16 (8.79%) ZeroMQ
3 3 (1.65%) MFC
4 2 (1.10%) HEVC
5 1 (0.55%) .NET
5 1 (0.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.55%) EJB
5 1 (0.55%) HTML
5 1 (0.55%) HTML5
5 1 (0.55%) Java EE
5 1 (0.55%) JDBC
5 1 (0.55%) JSF
5 1 (0.55%) JSP
5 1 (0.55%) ODBC
5 1 (0.55%) SOAP
5 1 (0.55%) Spring
5 1 (0.55%) STL
5 1 (0.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 134 (73.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 55 (30.22%) Verilog
3 32 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (15.93%) Algorithms
5 19 (10.44%) CPLD
6 16 (8.79%) Embedded Systems
7 15 (8.24%) Mathematics
8 14 (7.69%) Internet of Things
9 13 (7.14%) ASIC
10 10 (5.49%) Computer Science
11 9 (4.95%) Physics
12 4 (2.20%) Tandem
13 2 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (1.10%) Device Driver
13 2 (1.10%) Remote Sensing
13 2 (1.10%) SystemC
14 1 (0.55%) Cybercrime
14 1 (0.55%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 61 (33.52%) Linux
2 31 (17.03%) Windows
3 27 (14.84%) Mac OS X
4 13 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.75%) Android
6 4 (2.20%) Unix
7 3 (1.65%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.55%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (26.37%) Schematic Capture
2 36 (19.78%) Software Engineering
3 32 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (15.38%) Open Source
4 28 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 24 (13.19%) OO
6 21 (11.54%) OOP
7 20 (10.99%) Signal Processing
8 14 (7.69%) Analytics
9 13 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (6.04%) Integration Testing
10 11 (6.04%) Mentoring
10 11 (6.04%) Video Processing
11 10 (5.49%) Change Control
11 10 (5.49%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (5.49%) Six Sigma
12 7 (3.85%) Digital Signal Processing
13 6 (3.30%) Image Processing
14 5 (2.75%) CAE
14 5 (2.75%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 97 (53.30%) C
2 87 (47.80%) C++
3 47 (25.82%) Java
4 38 (20.88%) Perl
5 28 (15.38%) Ruby
5 28 (15.38%) Scala
6 24 (13.19%) MATLAB
7 17 (9.34%) Python
8 14 (7.69%) C#
8 14 (7.69%) Tcl
9 10 (5.49%) Embedded C
10 7 (3.85%) Embedded C++
11 5 (2.75%) Assembly Language
11 5 (2.75%) VB
12 2 (1.10%) C-shell
12 2 (1.10%) R
12 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (46.70%) Degree
2 37 (20.33%) Security Cleared
3 32 (17.58%) DV Cleared
4 30 (16.48%) SC Cleared
5 15 (8.24%) PhD
6 2 (1.10%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.65%) DO-254
2 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.55%) DO-160
3 1 (0.55%) JTAG
System Software
1 47 (25.82%) Firmware
2 16 (8.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.55%) KVM
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) Xen
Vendors
1 54 (29.67%) EMC
2 44 (24.18%) Altera
3 35 (19.23%) Xilinx
4 25 (13.74%) Atlassian
5 17 (9.34%) Oracle
6 16 (8.79%) IBM
7 12 (6.59%) Synopsys
8 11 (6.04%) Synplicity
9 10 (5.49%) Cadence
10 5 (2.75%) Apple
11 3 (1.65%) Atmel
11 3 (1.65%) Mentor Graphics
11 3 (1.65%) Microsoft
12 2 (1.10%) Lattice Semiconductor
13 1 (0.55%) Actel
13 1 (0.55%) Agilent
13 1 (0.55%) Cisco
13 1 (0.55%) VMware
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