Period
to 19 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VHDL over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 120 143
Rank change year-on-year +25 +23 0
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.67% 0.068% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +31.25% -20.00%
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 484 557 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 40.64% 37.97% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 427 454 717
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,875 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +3.45%

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for VHDL in Kent

VHDL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for VHDL in Kent

VHDL
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VHDL in Kent over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for VHDL in Kent

VHDL
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Dartford +3 6 £45,000 -14.29% 1
VHDL
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
1 8 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (75.00%) CAD
2 6 (75.00%) CAE
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Video Processing
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation

VHDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

General
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Development Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) VHDL Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) CAD
1 6 (75.00%) CAE
1 6 (75.00%) Video Processing
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree