Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 177 184
Rank change year-on-year -15 +7 +2
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 14 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.085% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.19% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 6
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £58,750 £30,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +95.83% -44.19% +2.38%
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,500 £49,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £32,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £36,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year +37.93% -30.95% +16.67%

VHDL is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2192 1564 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 52.95% 44.57% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1674 1269 1472
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,625
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +1.19%

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing VHDL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -20 14 £58,750 +95.83% 3
VHDL
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 13 (92.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) C
4 7 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 6 (42.86%) FPGA Design
5 6 (42.86%) Electronics
5 6 (42.86%) C++
5 6 (42.86%) Python
5 6 (42.86%) Embedded C
5 6 (42.86%) Embedded C++
5 6 (42.86%) Xilinx
6 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
6 5 (35.71%) 3D Modelling
6 5 (35.71%) Firmware
7 4 (28.57%) Signal Processing
8 3 (21.43%) Verilog
9 2 (14.29%) Altera
9 2 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
9 2 (14.29%) Robotics
10 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
10 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
10 1 (7.14%) C#
10 1 (7.14%) ASIC
10 1 (7.14%) CAD
10 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
10 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP

VHDL
Co-occurring 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 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (42.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Software Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Control Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior FPGA Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior VHDL Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) VHDL Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (21.43%) Verilog
4 2 (14.29%) Robotics
5 1 (7.14%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) FPGA Design
2 5 (35.71%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 4 (28.57%) Signal Processing
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (7.14%) CAD
5 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
5 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C
2 6 (42.86%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) Embedded C
2 6 (42.86%) Embedded C++
2 6 (42.86%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Xilinx
2 2 (14.29%) Altera