Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 225 218
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 +30
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 4 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.080% 0.27% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.64% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 36
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £42,500 £27,500 £33,125
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.00% +11.11% +2.27%

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 1,968 2,347 2,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 39.14% 41.97% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,651 1,866 1,999
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing VHDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 4 (100.00%) Verilog
1 4 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) ASIC
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Intel
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) FPGA Design
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Xilinx
4 1 (25.00%) Altera

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:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (100.00%) Verilog
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (50.00%) ASIC
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) FPGA Design
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Altera
1 1 (25.00%) Intel
1 1 (25.00%) Xilinx