The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 61 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.84% 0.76% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% 2.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 188 182 221
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 39.58% 34.60% 35.02%
Number of salaries quoted 161 157 146
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

VHDL
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for VHDL in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) FPGA Design

VHDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) VHDL Design Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) FPGA Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Xilinx