Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 232 259
Rank change year-on-year +15 +27 -14
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 16 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.55% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 1.47% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 9
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79% -14.71%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £53,125 £60,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +23.46% -19.00% +15.61%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1985 2449 3062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 38.15% 37.25% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1625 1926 2358
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,100 £23,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £58,975
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing VHDL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VHDL in the East Midlands

VHDL
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for VHDL in the East Midlands

VHDL
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VHDL in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VHDL in the East Midlands

VHDL
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the East Midlands 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
Leicestershire +3 6 £40,000 -5.88%
Lincolnshire +10 3 £30,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £57,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 £38,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
VHDL
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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 16 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 12 (75.00%) FPGA Design
3 10 (62.50%) Electronics
4 9 (56.25%) Schematic Capture
5 8 (50.00%) Degree
5 8 (50.00%) C
6 7 (43.75%) Firmware
6 7 (43.75%) Xilinx
7 6 (37.50%) Verilog
7 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
8 5 (31.25%) Altera
9 4 (25.00%) EMC
10 3 (18.75%) Wireless
10 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
11 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (12.50%) DO-254
11 2 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
11 2 (12.50%) Signal Processing
11 2 (12.50%) Intel
11 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
11 2 (12.50%) Simulink
11 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 2 (12.50%) Military
11 2 (12.50%) Mechatronics
11 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 1 (6.25%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (6.25%) C++

VHDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Simulink
2 1 (6.25%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
General
1 10 (62.50%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
3 2 (12.50%) Military
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Design Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Hardware Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Design Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) FPGA Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Hardware Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (37.50%) Verilog
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) FPGA Design
2 9 (56.25%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Mechatronics
3 2 (12.50%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) DO-254
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Xilinx
2 5 (31.25%) Altera
3 4 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) Intel