The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 118 134 122
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12  
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 9 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 0.44% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Median salary £53,750 £55,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +20.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

VHDL is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 768 910 902
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 44.70% 41.94% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 579 672 717
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing VHDL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for VHDL in Cambridgeshire

VHDL
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for VHDL in Cambridgeshire

VHDL
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VHDL in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VHDL in Cambridgeshire

VHDL
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Cambridge +16 9 £53,750 -2.27% 4
VHDL
East of England

VHDL
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) PhD
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (41.67%) OOP
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (41.67%) Electronics
4 4 (33.33%) C
5 3 (25.00%) Verilog
5 3 (25.00%) Firmware
6 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) Xilinx
7 1 (8.33%) Electronic Design Automation
7 1 (8.33%) Degree
7 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
7 1 (8.33%) FPGA Design
7 1 (8.33%) Signal Processing
7 1 (8.33%) Physics
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Science

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (41.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (25.00%) Verilog
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (8.33%) FPGA Design
4 1 (8.33%) Physics
4 1 (8.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k (DoE) + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Social events, development opportu
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Exceptional package
Posted: 23 days ago