The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank - - 96
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.19%
VHDL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
482 480 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.35% 35.69% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 411 382 440
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VHDL across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VHDL
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VHDL across the Wales region.

VHDL Salary Trend in Wales

VHDL
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Altera
2 1 (50.00%) DO-254
2 1 (50.00%) DO-160
2 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (50.00%) FMECA
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) FMECA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) DO-254
1 1 (50.00%) DO-160
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Altera