The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 818 916 933
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +17
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 63 58 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.054% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 57 46 45
Median salary £40,000 £48,250 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.09% +12.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £61,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.11%

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
36496 45292 45730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.63% 42.55% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29729 36082 36963
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,252 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +79 61 £40,000 -19.19% 19
South West +15 19 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Gloucestershire +3 18 £39,250 +1.94% 2
South East +65 15 £37,500 -26.82% 5
East Midlands +15 15 £40,000 +45.45%
Hampshire - 13 £37,500 - 3
Leicestershire +4 11 £40,000 -
Loughborough -5 10 £40,000 -
Petersfield - 10 £37,500 -
West Midlands +10 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Herefordshire - 8 £50,000 -
Hereford - 8 £50,000 -
Gloucester -7 6 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Lincolnshire - 4 £30,000 -
London +34 3 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Cheltenham - 3 £35,000 -
Tewkesbury - 3 £40,000 -
Scotland +23 2 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire +43 1 - -
Surrey +29 1 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Cambridge +11 1 £65,000 +18.18% 6
Cambridgeshire +4 1 £65,000 +52.94% 6
East of England +2 1 £65,000 +52.94% 6
Devon -11 1 £40,000 +33.33%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £42,500 -
Guildford - 1 £45,000 -
Fareham - 1 £30,000 - 1
Dunfermline - 1 £42,500 -
Barnstaple - 1 £40,000 -

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing VHDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VHDL.

1 94 (62.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 90 (59.60%) Verilog
3 80 (52.98%) C
4 75 (49.67%) Degree
5 62 (41.06%) C++
6 56 (37.09%) Electronics
7 46 (30.46%) Firmware
8 39 (25.83%) Python
9 38 (25.17%) Xilinx
10 35 (23.18%) Altera
10 35 (23.18%) MATLAB
11 33 (21.85%) Linux
12 32 (21.19%) Signal Processing
13 30 (19.87%) Algorithms
14 29 (19.21%) Software Engineering
15 28 (18.54%) EMC
16 27 (17.88%) Mathematics
17 26 (17.22%) Video Processing
18 24 (15.89%) OpenCL
19 23 (15.23%) Computer Science
20 19 (12.58%) FPGA Design
21 18 (11.92%) Ethernet
21 18 (11.92%) Embedded Systems
22 16 (10.60%) Schematic Capture
22 16 (10.60%) PhD
22 16 (10.60%) Tcl
22 16 (10.60%) ASIC
23 15 (9.93%) Synopsys
23 15 (9.93%) Security Cleared
23 15 (9.93%) CPLD

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 12 (7.95%) OrCAD
2 4 (2.65%) Simulink
3 3 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.32%) GNU Octave
4 2 (1.32%) Mathcad
4 2 (1.32%) MS Office
4 2 (1.32%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.92%) Ethernet
2 13 (8.61%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.30%) RS-485
4 4 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.32%) Software-Defined Radio
5 2 (1.32%) Wireless
6 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.66%) InfiniBand
6 1 (0.66%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Rational DOORS
General
1 56 (37.09%) Electronics
2 13 (8.61%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.30%) Finance
4 6 (3.97%) Aerospace
4 6 (3.97%) Avionics
4 6 (3.97%) Military
5 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.99%) Automotive
7 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (31.79%) Developer
2 34 (22.52%) Electronics Engineer
3 33 (21.85%) Hardware Engineer
4 23 (15.23%) Design Engineer
5 20 (13.25%) FPGA Developer
6 19 (12.58%) Firmware Engineer
7 16 (10.60%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 13 (8.61%) Firmware Developer
8 13 (8.61%) FPGA Engineer
8 13 (8.61%) Python Developer
8 13 (8.61%) Senior Developer
8 13 (8.61%) Senior Hardware Engineer
9 12 (7.95%) ASIC Design Engineer
9 12 (7.95%) ASIC Engineer
10 11 (7.28%) Electronics Design Engineer
11 9 (5.96%) Senior Electronics Engineer
11 9 (5.96%) Software Engineer
12 8 (5.30%) C++ Software Engineer
12 8 (5.30%) Senior Firmware Engineer
12 8 (5.30%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.89%) OpenCL
2 5 (3.31%) J2EE
2 5 (3.31%) Web Services
3 4 (2.65%) Scilab
3 4 (2.65%) VRML
4 2 (1.32%) LLVM
5 1 (0.66%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 94 (62.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 90 (59.60%) Verilog
3 30 (19.87%) Algorithms
4 27 (17.88%) Mathematics
5 23 (15.23%) Computer Science
6 18 (11.92%) Embedded Systems
7 16 (10.60%) ASIC
8 15 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (9.93%) CPLD
9 12 (7.95%) Hedge funds
10 5 (3.31%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.66%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.66%) Physics
11 1 (0.66%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.85%) Linux
2 11 (7.28%) Windows
3 4 (2.65%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.19%) Signal Processing
2 29 (19.21%) Software Engineering
3 26 (17.22%) Video Processing
4 19 (12.58%) FPGA Design
5 16 (10.60%) Schematic Capture
6 14 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.27%) Image Processing
7 12 (7.95%) Code Coverage
7 12 (7.95%) Proprietary Trading
8 11 (7.28%) Computer Vision
9 7 (4.64%) Digital Signal Processing
9 7 (4.64%) High-Frequency Trading
10 6 (3.97%) Validation
11 5 (3.31%) OO
12 4 (2.65%) CAD
12 4 (2.65%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (2.65%) Six Sigma
13 3 (1.99%) Mentoring
13 3 (1.99%) Prototyping
13 3 (1.99%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 80 (52.98%) C
2 62 (41.06%) C++
3 39 (25.83%) Python
4 35 (23.18%) MATLAB
5 16 (10.60%) Tcl
6 14 (9.27%) C#
6 14 (9.27%) Perl
7 11 (7.28%) Embedded C
8 10 (6.62%) Java
9 8 (5.30%) VB
10 7 (4.64%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.65%) Assembly Language
11 4 (2.65%) SQL
12 2 (1.32%) Ruby
13 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.66%) Delphi
13 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 75 (49.67%) Degree
2 16 (10.60%) PhD
3 15 (9.93%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.31%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) Def Stans
1 3 (1.99%) DO-254
1 3 (1.99%) ISO13485
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 46 (30.46%) Firmware
Vendors
1 38 (25.17%) Xilinx
2 35 (23.18%) Altera
3 28 (18.54%) EMC
4 15 (9.93%) Synopsys
5 10 (6.62%) Cadence
6 6 (3.97%) Atmel
7 5 (3.31%) Siemens
8 3 (1.99%) Apple
9 2 (1.32%) Microsoft
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