Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 100 116
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 -
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.27% 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 1.32% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Dorset median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 Dorset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 365 378 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 32.24% 34.87% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 307 314 362
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £21,763
90th Percentile £56,750 £85,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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

VHDL
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 22 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
Wimborne - 1 £50,000 -
VHDL
South West

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

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) FPGA Design
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) OrCAD
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) OrCAD
1 1 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) FPGA Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) FPGA Design
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 1 (33.33%) EMC