Period
to 26 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VHDL over the 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 346 373
Rank change year-on-year +4 +27 -11
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 23 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.19% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.65% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 30
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £35,625 £38,500 £32,825
90th Percentile £59,375 £47,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% -13.00% +17.65%

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5246 5986 6660
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 42.33% 42.41% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4062 4803 5285
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for VHDL in the East of England

VHDL
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for VHDL in the East of England

VHDL
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VHDL in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VHDL in the East of England

VHDL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the East of England region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Hertfordshire +12 16 £50,000 +11.11%
Cambridgeshire +4 7 £50,000 +66.67% 3
VHDL
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 of England region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 20 (86.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (47.83%) Electronics
3 9 (39.13%) Firmware
3 9 (39.13%) EMC
4 8 (34.78%) Validation
5 7 (30.43%) C
5 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
5 7 (30.43%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (26.09%) Degree
6 6 (26.09%) Verilog
7 5 (21.74%) Xilinx
7 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
7 5 (21.74%) System Testing
7 5 (21.74%) ASIC
7 5 (21.74%) CAD
7 5 (21.74%) Schematic Capture
7 5 (21.74%) Component Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Test Planning
8 4 (17.39%) CAN bus
8 4 (17.39%) Software-Defined Radio
8 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
8 4 (17.39%) Signal Processing
8 4 (17.39%) Project Management
8 4 (17.39%) C++
8 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
9 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
9 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
10 2 (8.70%) Windows
10 2 (8.70%) Linux
10 2 (8.70%) Telecoms

VHDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (8.70%) GNU Octave
1 2 (8.70%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Software-Defined Radio
2 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
General
1 11 (47.83%) Electronics
2 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Electronics Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Firmware Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) FPGA Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Design Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (86.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (30.43%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (26.09%) Verilog
4 5 (21.74%) ASIC
5 4 (17.39%) CAN bus
6 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
7 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Validation
2 5 (21.74%) CAD
2 5 (21.74%) Component Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Schematic Capture
2 5 (21.74%) System Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Test Planning
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Signal Processing
3 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (4.35%) FPGA Design
5 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.35%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) C
2 4 (17.39%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.35%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) EMC
2 5 (21.74%) Xilinx
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