The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
England / West Midlands
Rank 203 212 212
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 12 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.57% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 6
Median salary £50,000 £45,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -8.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1747 1752 1629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.78% 33.57% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1375 1397
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,400 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing VHDL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VHDL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VHDL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VHDL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Herefordshire - 12 £50,000 -
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 12 (100.00%) EMC
1 12 (100.00%) Firmware
1 12 (100.00%) Electronics
1 12 (100.00%) Verilog
1 12 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 12 (100.00%) RS-485
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) ASIC

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 12 (100.00%) RS-485
General
1 12 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 12 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 12 (100.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
1 12 (100.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 12 (100.00%) Verilog
2 5 (41.67%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) EMC