Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VHDL over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 985 1029 1128
Rank change year-on-year +44 +99 -10
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 164 203 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.098% 0.11% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 147 155 136
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £27,961 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £66,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% +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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 70600 80241 85480
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 42.40% 42.21% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 54902 66170 68561
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for VHDL in England

VHDL
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VHDL in England

VHDL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VHDL in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VHDL in England

VHDL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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
South East +69 42 £50,000 +11.11% 2
London +68 42 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Midlands +32 33 £40,000 -5.88% 7
East of England +10 23 £50,000 +17.65% 3
South West -6 20 £40,000 - 3
East Midlands +2 17 £37,500 -9.09% 2
West Midlands +46 16 £43,000 +1.18% 5
North of England +5 4 £40,500 -14.74%
North West -30 4 £40,500 -14.74%
VHDL
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 146 (89.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 107 (65.24%) C
3 104 (63.41%) Degree
4 84 (51.22%) C++
5 65 (39.63%) FPGA Design
6 58 (35.37%) Linux
7 54 (32.93%) Firmware
8 53 (32.32%) Electronics
9 49 (29.88%) Verilog
9 49 (29.88%) Java
9 49 (29.88%) Computer Science
10 42 (25.61%) Ethernet
11 39 (23.78%) OO
12 35 (21.34%) Xilinx
13 34 (20.73%) Software Engineering
14 32 (19.51%) Device Driver
14 32 (19.51%) Security Cleared
15 31 (18.90%) Device Driver Development
15 31 (18.90%) Schematic Capture
15 31 (18.90%) InfiniBand
16 27 (16.46%) EMC
17 23 (14.02%) Aerospace
17 23 (14.02%) SC Cleared
17 23 (14.02%) Cybersecurity
18 22 (13.41%) Low Latency
18 22 (13.41%) High-Frequency Trading
19 20 (12.20%) Ada
20 19 (11.59%) Embedded C
21 18 (10.98%) C#
22 15 (9.15%) PhD

VHDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (1.22%) GNU Octave
1 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.22%) OrCAD
1 2 (1.22%) Simulink
2 1 (0.61%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 42 (25.61%) Ethernet
2 31 (18.90%) InfiniBand
3 8 (4.88%) Wireless
4 6 (3.66%) RS-485
4 6 (3.66%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.44%) Software-Defined Radio
6 3 (1.83%) SNMP
7 1 (0.61%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Jenkins
1 8 (4.88%) JUnit
2 3 (1.83%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.83%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.83%) Subversion
3 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (32.32%) Electronics
2 23 (14.02%) Aerospace
3 9 (5.49%) Avionics
4 8 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.05%) Automotive
6 4 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.22%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (27.44%) FPGA Engineer
2 36 (21.95%) Electronics Engineer
3 35 (21.34%) Firmware Engineer
4 33 (20.12%) Design Engineer
5 32 (19.51%) Hardware Engineer
6 26 (15.85%) Developer
7 23 (14.02%) FPGA Developer
8 16 (9.76%) Software Engineer
9 15 (9.15%) Electronics Design Engineer
9 15 (9.15%) FPGA Design Engineer
9 15 (9.15%) Senior Electronics Engineer
10 11 (6.71%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (6.10%) Embedded Engineer
11 10 (6.10%) VHDL Engineer
12 8 (4.88%) Development Engineer
13 6 (3.66%) Firmware Developer
13 6 (3.66%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
13 6 (3.66%) Senior Hardware Engineer
13 6 (3.66%) VHDL Design Engineer
14 5 (3.05%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) .NET
1 1 (0.61%) HEVC
1 1 (0.61%) HTML
1 1 (0.61%) HTML5
1 1 (0.61%) J2EE
1 1 (0.61%) MFC
1 1 (0.61%) OpenCL
1 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 146 (89.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 49 (29.88%) Computer Science
2 49 (29.88%) Verilog
3 32 (19.51%) Device Driver
4 10 (6.10%) Algorithms
4 10 (6.10%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (4.88%) ASIC
5 8 (4.88%) CPLD
6 4 (2.44%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.22%) iPad
8 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.61%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 58 (35.37%) Linux
2 11 (6.71%) Windows
3 4 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.61%) Unix
4 1 (0.61%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.63%) FPGA Design
2 39 (23.78%) OO
3 34 (20.73%) Software Engineering
4 31 (18.90%) Device Driver Development
4 31 (18.90%) Schematic Capture
5 23 (14.02%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (13.41%) High-Frequency Trading
6 22 (13.41%) Low Latency
7 14 (8.54%) Machine Learning
7 14 (8.54%) Signal Processing
8 12 (7.32%) Physics
9 10 (6.10%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.10%) Project Management
10 9 (5.49%) Power Management
11 8 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (4.88%) OOP
11 8 (4.88%) Software Testing
11 8 (4.88%) Validation
12 7 (4.27%) CAD
12 7 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 107 (65.24%) C
2 84 (51.22%) C++
3 49 (29.88%) Java
4 20 (12.20%) Ada
5 19 (11.59%) Embedded C
6 18 (10.98%) C#
7 15 (9.15%) Assembly Language
8 6 (3.66%) JavaScript
9 5 (3.05%) Embedded C++
9 5 (3.05%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.83%) Python
11 1 (0.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (63.41%) Degree
2 32 (19.51%) Security Cleared
3 23 (14.02%) SC Cleared
4 15 (9.15%) PhD
5 13 (7.93%) Chartered Engineer
6 7 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (4.27%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.22%) HNC
8 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.93%) Def Stans
1 13 (7.93%) DO-178B
1 13 (7.93%) IEC 61508
1 13 (7.93%) ISO 26262
2 9 (5.49%) DO-254
System Software
1 54 (32.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) SELinux
Vendors
1 35 (21.34%) Xilinx
2 27 (16.46%) EMC
3 11 (6.71%) Altera
4 3 (1.83%) Atmel
5 2 (1.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.61%) Cadence
6 1 (0.61%) Hitachi
6 1 (0.61%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (0.61%) Renesas
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Penryn, Cornwall
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Creavo Medical Technologies Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Assystem Group Uk Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Crawley
Thales
Posted: 21 days ago