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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 794 796 737
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -59
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 79 91 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.086% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.22% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 60 60 95
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
39478 41969 39340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.65% 39.73% 38.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31471 32600 32070
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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
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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 -2 77 £42,500 +6.25% 51
South East -9 32 £48,750 +21.87% 20
East of England -28 17 £37,500 - 11
Hampshire - 14 £51,250 -
Surrey -4 8 £50,000 +5.26% 9
West Midlands -20 8 £42,500 - 2
South West -21 8 £35,500 -29.00% 6
Fareham - 8 £52,500 -
Cambridge -26 7 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Cambridgeshire -31 7 £42,500 +21.42% 2
West Sussex - 7 £40,000 -
East Midlands +33 6 £36,250 -9.37% 5
Gloucestershire -1 5 £35,500 -29.00% 4
Malvern -3 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Worcestershire -6 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Essex -9 5 £32,500 +30.00% 6
Cheltenham -6 4 £35,500 -29.00%
Derby - 4 £36,250 - 1
Derbyshire - 4 £36,250 - 1
Guildford +11 3 £43,000 +7.50% 4
Norfolk +4 3 £40,000 - 2
Staffordshire -1 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Durham - 3 - -
Norwich - 3 £40,000 - 2
Billingham - 3 - -
Bristol - 3 £40,750 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £50,000 -
Chertsey - 3 - -
Crawley - 3 £37,500 -
North East - 3 - -

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 106 (75.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 73 (52.14%) Degree
3 68 (48.57%) C
4 66 (47.14%) Electronics
5 58 (41.43%) C++
6 51 (36.43%) Signal Processing
7 42 (30.00%) Firmware
7 42 (30.00%) Verilog
8 40 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 36 (25.71%) Embedded Systems
10 30 (21.43%) MATLAB
10 30 (21.43%) Algorithms
11 28 (20.00%) Xilinx
12 27 (19.29%) Digital Signal Processing
13 21 (15.00%) Military
13 21 (15.00%) TCP/IP
14 20 (14.29%) Java
14 20 (14.29%) Aerospace
15 19 (13.57%) Telecoms
16 18 (12.86%) Linux
16 18 (12.86%) Altera
17 16 (11.43%) Security Cleared
18 15 (10.71%) Manufacturing
18 15 (10.71%) ASIC
18 15 (10.71%) CAD
18 15 (10.71%) Mentoring
19 14 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
19 14 (10.00%) EMC
19 14 (10.00%) Project Management
19 14 (10.00%) C#

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Simulink
2 7 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.86%) MS Office
4 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.43%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (9.29%) Ethernet
3 10 (7.14%) Wireless
4 7 (5.00%) Software-Defined Radio
5 3 (2.14%) WiMAX
5 3 (2.14%) LTE
5 3 (2.14%) UMTS
5 3 (2.14%) SAN
6 2 (1.43%) DVB
6 2 (1.43%) SSL
7 1 (0.71%) InfiniBand
7 1 (0.71%) Gigabit Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.14%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.43%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.71%) LLVM
4 1 (0.71%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.71%) Subversion
4 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
General
1 66 (47.14%) Electronics
2 21 (15.00%) Military
3 20 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 19 (13.57%) Telecoms
5 15 (10.71%) Manufacturing
6 10 (7.14%) Finance
6 10 (7.14%) Avionics
7 6 (4.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (27.14%) Hardware Engineer
2 32 (22.86%) Design Engineer
3 25 (17.86%) Electronics Engineer
4 19 (13.57%) FPGA Engineer
5 14 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 12 (8.57%) Developer
7 11 (7.86%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Senior Design Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) FPGA Design Engineer
9 8 (5.71%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Digital Design Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Development Engineer
11 6 (4.29%) Senior FPGA Engineer
12 5 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 4 (2.86%) Test Engineer
13 4 (2.86%) Firmware Engineer
13 4 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
14 3 (2.14%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.00%) OpenCL
2 5 (3.57%) WPF
2 5 (3.57%) Web Services
3 4 (2.86%) MFC
4 1 (0.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 106 (75.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 42 (30.00%) Verilog
3 36 (25.71%) Embedded Systems
4 30 (21.43%) Algorithms
5 15 (10.71%) ASIC
6 10 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 9 (6.43%) Mathematics
8 8 (5.71%) Physics
8 8 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (5.00%) Device Driver
10 6 (4.29%) CPLD
11 5 (3.57%) Chip and PIN
12 3 (2.14%) Chemistry
13 2 (1.43%) DTV
13 2 (1.43%) Cryptography
13 2 (1.43%) STB
13 2 (1.43%) PKI
13 2 (1.43%) IPTV
13 2 (1.43%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.71%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.86%) Linux
2 14 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (1.43%) UNIX
3 2 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.71%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.43%) Signal Processing
2 40 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 27 (19.29%) Digital Signal Processing
4 15 (10.71%) CAD
4 15 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 14 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 14 (10.00%) Project Management
6 12 (8.57%) OO
6 12 (8.57%) Coaching
7 9 (6.43%) Data Analysis
8 7 (5.00%) Line Management
8 7 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.29%) Software Testing
9 6 (4.29%) Video Processing
10 5 (3.57%) Electronic Design Automation
10 5 (3.57%) Multithreading
10 5 (3.57%) Business Development
10 5 (3.57%) Information Security
10 5 (3.57%) PLM
11 3 (2.14%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 68 (48.57%) C
2 58 (41.43%) C++
3 30 (21.43%) MATLAB
4 20 (14.29%) Java
5 14 (10.00%) C#
6 12 (8.57%) Assembly Language
7 11 (7.86%) Embedded C
7 11 (7.86%) SQL
8 7 (5.00%) Embedded C++
9 5 (3.57%) VBA
10 4 (2.86%) Perl
11 3 (2.14%) Ada
11 3 (2.14%) Tcl
12 2 (1.43%) VC++
12 2 (1.43%) Python
13 1 (0.71%) C-shell
13 1 (0.71%) VB
13 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 73 (52.14%) Degree
2 16 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.86%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.43%) Chartered Engineer
4 9 (6.43%) PhD
5 6 (4.29%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.43%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.57%) JTAG
2 10 (7.14%) DO-254
3 6 (4.29%) IEC 61508
4 3 (2.14%) DO-178B
4 3 (2.14%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.43%) DO-160
6 1 (0.71%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 42 (30.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (20.00%) Xilinx
2 18 (12.86%) Altera
3 14 (10.00%) EMC
4 10 (7.14%) Cadence
5 8 (5.71%) Synopsys
6 4 (2.86%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.43%) Intel
7 2 (1.43%) IBM
7 2 (1.43%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (0.71%) Google
8 1 (0.71%) Atmel
8 1 (0.71%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 1 (0.71%) QNX
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