Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 217 237
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20 +7
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 10 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.46% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 1.24% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 18
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £33,125 £30,000 £27,688
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £41,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +11.11%

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 1,952 2,264 2,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 37.63% 37.51% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,610 1,797 2,132
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £22,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018. 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
Derbyshire - 2 £38,750 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £57,500 -
Lincolnshire -7 1 £30,000 -
VHDL
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 10 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (70.00%) Verilog
3 6 (60.00%) Firmware
3 6 (60.00%) FPGA Design
4 5 (50.00%) C
4 5 (50.00%) Electronics
4 5 (50.00%) Altera
5 4 (40.00%) Xilinx
5 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (30.00%) Validation
6 3 (30.00%) EMC
6 3 (30.00%) Intel
7 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) DO-254
7 2 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (20.00%) Signal Processing
7 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (20.00%) Simulink
7 2 (20.00%) Military
8 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
8 1 (10.00%) Legal
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
8 1 (10.00%) OrCAD
8 1 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
8 1 (10.00%) Degree

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 (20.00%) Simulink
2 1 (10.00%) OrCAD
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Military
3 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Hardware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (70.00%) Verilog
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) FPGA Design
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Altera
2 4 (40.00%) Xilinx
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) Intel