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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 763 822 890
Rank change year-on-year +59 +68  
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 76 114 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.094% 0.12% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67 77 52
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.19% -4.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.29% -3.33%  

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 33286 41827 42493
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.99% 42.85% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27035 34249 34007
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing VHDL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 26 April 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +48 22 £50,000 +11.11% 5
London +72 15 £60,000 +22.44% 1
East of England -1 12 £50,000 +14.94% 7
South West -5 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands +24 8 £30,000 -29.41%
East Midlands +6 7 £35,000 -12.50% 3
North West -19 2 £40,000 -15.78%
VHDL
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 104 (65.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 99 (61.88%) C
3 89 (55.63%) C++
4 86 (53.75%) Degree
5 60 (37.50%) Firmware
6 57 (35.63%) Verilog
7 47 (29.38%) Electronics
7 47 (29.38%) Linux
8 45 (28.13%) Computer Science
9 40 (25.00%) Java
10 38 (23.75%) Software Engineering
11 37 (23.13%) FPGA Design
12 33 (20.63%) Ethernet
13 31 (19.38%) EMC
14 28 (17.50%) Security Cleared
15 24 (15.00%) OO
16 23 (14.38%) OpenCL
17 22 (13.75%) C#
17 22 (13.75%) PhD
17 22 (13.75%) Mathematics
18 19 (11.88%) Device Driver
19 18 (11.25%) Schematic Capture
20 17 (10.63%) Computer Architecture
20 17 (10.63%) InfiniBand
20 17 (10.63%) Kalman Filter
20 17 (10.63%) Device Driver Development
21 16 (10.00%) Signal Processing
21 16 (10.00%) Xilinx
21 16 (10.00%) Windows
21 16 (10.00%) Python

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 5 (3.13%) OrCAD
2 1 (0.63%) Mathcad
Communications & Networking
1 33 (20.63%) Ethernet
2 17 (10.63%) InfiniBand
3 14 (8.75%) RS-485
4 5 (3.13%) Wireless
5 3 (1.88%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.25%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.25%) JUnit
1 2 (1.25%) Subversion
2 1 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
General
1 47 (29.38%) Electronics
2 15 (9.38%) Aerospace
3 10 (6.25%) Avionics
4 5 (3.13%) Automotive
5 4 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.25%) Retail
7 1 (0.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (25.00%) Developer
2 32 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 32 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 29 (18.13%) Design Engineer
4 25 (15.63%) Electronics Engineer
5 19 (11.88%) FPGA Developer
6 18 (11.25%) FPGA Engineer
6 18 (11.25%) Software Engineer
7 15 (9.38%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 14 (8.75%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 11 (6.88%) Senior Electronics Engineer
10 10 (6.25%) Firmware Developer
10 10 (6.25%) Python Developer
10 10 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (5.63%) Senior Design Engineer
12 7 (4.38%) C++ Developer
12 7 (4.38%) C++ Software Developer
12 7 (4.38%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (4.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 7 (4.38%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.38%) OpenCL
2 7 (4.38%) J2EE
2 7 (4.38%) Web Services
3 6 (3.75%) OpenGL
4 1 (0.63%) .NET
4 1 (0.63%) HEVC
4 1 (0.63%) HTML
4 1 (0.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 104 (65.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 57 (35.63%) Verilog
3 45 (28.13%) Computer Science
4 19 (11.88%) Device Driver
5 10 (6.25%) ASIC
6 8 (5.00%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.75%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (2.50%) CAN bus
8 4 (2.50%) CPLD
9 2 (1.25%) iPad
10 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.63%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 47 (29.38%) Linux
2 16 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.75%) Software Engineering
2 37 (23.13%) FPGA Design
3 24 (15.00%) OO
4 22 (13.75%) Mathematics
5 18 (11.25%) Schematic Capture
6 17 (10.63%) Computer Architecture
6 17 (10.63%) Device Driver Development
6 17 (10.63%) Kalman Filter
7 16 (10.00%) Signal Processing
8 14 (8.75%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.50%) High-Frequency Trading
9 12 (7.50%) Low Latency
9 12 (7.50%) Project Management
10 9 (5.63%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
12 7 (4.38%) OOP
12 7 (4.38%) Power Management
13 6 (3.75%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 99 (61.88%) C
2 89 (55.63%) C++
3 40 (25.00%) Java
4 22 (13.75%) C#
5 16 (10.00%) Python
6 15 (9.38%) Ada
7 14 (8.75%) JavaScript
8 10 (6.25%) Perl
8 10 (6.25%) Tcl
9 9 (5.63%) Embedded C
10 8 (5.00%) Assembly Language
11 6 (3.75%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.88%) Embedded C++
12 3 (1.88%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (53.75%) Degree
2 28 (17.50%) Security Cleared
3 22 (13.75%) PhD
4 13 (8.13%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
6 7 (4.38%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.25%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) Def Stans
1 7 (4.38%) DO-178B
1 7 (4.38%) DO-254
1 7 (4.38%) IEC 61508
1 7 (4.38%) ISO26262
System Software
1 60 (37.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 31 (19.38%) EMC
2 16 (10.00%) Xilinx
3 15 (9.38%) Apple
4 8 (5.00%) Altera
5 4 (2.50%) Cadence
5 4 (2.50%) Synopsys
6 2 (1.25%) Atmel
6 2 (1.25%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.63%) Actel
7 1 (0.63%) Renesas
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: 35,000-40,000
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
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Salary: to £35k + benefits
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Salary: to £35k + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to c£80k DoE + package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50,000- £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Exceptional package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive beneftis package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Comprehensive Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Circa 45,000 plus beneifts
Posted: 5 days ago
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