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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 811 823 766
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -57
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 89 110 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 70 97 97
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.19%

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
44239 47920 43507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.90% 39.81% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 35130 38090 35326
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,569 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,523
% change year-on-year
- +1.20%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +39 88 £50,000 +17.64% 26
London +54 25 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South East -34 21 £48,750 +12.71% 9
East of England +9 19 £53,000 +17.77% 4
East Midlands -10 16 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Surrey -10 13 £48,000 +10.98% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 9 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Guildford -2 9 £53,000 +17.77%
Leicestershire +22 8 £50,000 +47.05%
Suffolk - 8 £45,000 -
Loughborough - 8 £50,000 -
Cambridge +9 7 £67,500 +42.10% 3
Derbyshire 0 5 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Derby -6 5 £35,000 -6.66%
City of London - 5 £50,000 -
Newbury - 4 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £48,750 - 3
Woking +26 3 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South West -7 3 £57,500 +9.52% 4
West Midlands -9 3 £37,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Nottingham - 3 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +8 2 - -
Worcestershire -12 2 £37,500 -
Worcester - 2 £37,500 -
Ipswich - 2 £49,250 -
Chinnor - 2 - -
Scotland +15 1 - -
Hampshire +8 1 - - 3
Hertfordshire +7 1 £60,000 -

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 144 (88.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 93 (57.06%) Degree
3 91 (55.83%) C
4 89 (54.60%) C++
5 84 (51.53%) Electronics
6 59 (36.20%) Verilog
7 48 (29.45%) Firmware
8 44 (26.99%) Linux
9 40 (24.54%) Signal Processing
9 40 (24.54%) Embedded Systems
10 31 (19.02%) EMC
11 30 (18.40%) Xilinx
12 26 (15.95%) Java
13 24 (14.72%) Computer Science
14 23 (14.11%) Security Cleared
14 23 (14.11%) Algorithms
15 21 (12.88%) Digital Signal Processing
15 21 (12.88%) Software Engineering
16 19 (11.66%) Telecoms
17 18 (11.04%) SC Cleared
18 17 (10.43%) Manufacturing
18 17 (10.43%) Altera
19 16 (9.82%) Device Driver
19 16 (9.82%) Ethernet
20 15 (9.20%) MATLAB
21 14 (8.59%) Military
21 14 (8.59%) Aerospace
21 14 (8.59%) Mathematics
21 14 (8.59%) Physics
21 14 (8.59%) Wireless

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 6 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.45%) Simulink
2 4 (2.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Stateflow
3 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.82%) Ethernet
2 14 (8.59%) Wireless
3 11 (6.75%) Software-Defined Radio
4 10 (6.13%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.68%) InfiniBand
6 4 (2.45%) Internet
7 2 (1.23%) SAN
8 1 (0.61%) DVB
8 1 (0.61%) Skype
8 1 (0.61%) SSL
8 1 (0.61%) GSM
8 1 (0.61%) UMTS
8 1 (0.61%) WiMAX
8 1 (0.61%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 1 (0.61%) LTE
8 1 (0.61%) 4G
Development Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.84%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.84%) LLVM
2 3 (1.84%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.23%) Subversion
3 2 (1.23%) JIRA
4 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.61%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.61%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
General
1 84 (51.53%) Electronics
2 19 (11.66%) Telecoms
3 17 (10.43%) Manufacturing
4 14 (8.59%) Aerospace
4 14 (8.59%) Military
5 8 (4.91%) Finance
6 6 (3.68%) Automotive
7 4 (2.45%) Avionics
8 3 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.84%) Games
9 2 (1.23%) Advertising
9 2 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (39.26%) Hardware Engineer
2 38 (23.31%) Design Engineer
3 33 (20.25%) Electronics Engineer
4 27 (16.56%) FPGA Engineer
5 15 (9.20%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 14 (8.59%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 12 (7.36%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 10 (6.13%) Developer
8 10 (6.13%) FPGA Developer
9 7 (4.29%) Electrical Engineer
10 6 (3.68%) Digital Design Engineer
10 6 (3.68%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.68%) Senior Design Engineer
11 4 (2.45%) Designer
11 4 (2.45%) Senior Designer
11 4 (2.45%) FPGA Designer
11 4 (2.45%) Development Engineer
12 3 (1.84%) Firmware Engineer
12 3 (1.84%) Senior FPGA Engineer
12 3 (1.84%) Compiler Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.68%) JSP
2 5 (3.07%) OpenCL
3 3 (1.84%) MFC
3 3 (1.84%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 144 (88.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 59 (36.20%) Verilog
3 40 (24.54%) Embedded Systems
4 24 (14.72%) Computer Science
5 23 (14.11%) Algorithms
6 16 (9.82%) Device Driver
7 14 (8.59%) Mathematics
7 14 (8.59%) Physics
8 9 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (3.68%) ASIC
10 5 (3.07%) CPLD
11 4 (2.45%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.84%) 3D Printing
12 3 (1.84%) Photography
12 3 (1.84%) Data Conversion
13 2 (1.23%) Chip and PIN
14 1 (0.61%) DTV
14 1 (0.61%) PKI
14 1 (0.61%) IPTV
14 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 44 (26.99%) Linux
2 13 (7.98%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (7.36%) Windows
4 10 (6.13%) Android
5 3 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.84%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.23%) UNIX
6 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.54%) Signal Processing
2 21 (12.88%) Software Engineering
2 21 (12.88%) Digital Signal Processing
3 14 (8.59%) OO
4 13 (7.98%) Video Processing
5 12 (7.36%) Cyber Security
6 11 (6.75%) Project Management
7 10 (6.13%) Android Development
7 10 (6.13%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.91%) CAD
9 6 (3.68%) Validation
10 5 (3.07%) OOP
10 5 (3.07%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (3.07%) Electronic Design Automation
10 5 (3.07%) Multithreading
10 5 (3.07%) SDLC
11 4 (2.45%) Coaching
11 4 (2.45%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (2.45%) Time Management
11 4 (2.45%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 91 (55.83%) C
2 89 (54.60%) C++
3 26 (15.95%) Java
4 15 (9.20%) MATLAB
5 12 (7.36%) Embedded C
6 10 (6.13%) Assembly Language
7 9 (5.52%) Python
8 8 (4.91%) Tcl
8 8 (4.91%) Perl
9 4 (2.45%) VB
9 4 (2.45%) Embedded C++
10 3 (1.84%) VC++
10 3 (1.84%) C#
11 2 (1.23%) SQL
11 2 (1.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 93 (57.06%) Degree
2 23 (14.11%) Security Cleared
3 18 (11.04%) SC Cleared
4 13 (7.98%) PhD
5 11 (6.75%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.45%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (1.23%) PMP
7 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.29%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.07%) JTAG
3 4 (2.45%) DO-254
4 1 (0.61%) DO-160
4 1 (0.61%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.61%) DO-178B
System Software
1 48 (29.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 31 (19.02%) EMC
2 30 (18.40%) Xilinx
3 17 (10.43%) Altera
4 10 (6.13%) Synopsys
5 8 (4.91%) Cadence
6 5 (3.07%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.84%) QNX
8 1 (0.61%) MKS
8 1 (0.61%) Intel
8 1 (0.61%) Google
8 1 (0.61%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (0.61%) Atmel
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