Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VHDL over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 86 100
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14 +20
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 6 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.65% 2.21% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.81% 5.50% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 2
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% +47.06%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £36,250
% change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79% -14.71%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 332 582 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 36.05% 40.11% 45.47%
Number of salaries quoted 295 489 487
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for VHDL in Leicestershire

VHDL
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for VHDL in Leicestershire

VHDL
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VHDL in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VHDL in Leicestershire

VHDL
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Loughborough -1 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Leicester - 2 £45,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £40,000 -
VHDL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
1 6 (100.00%) FPGA Design
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Mechatronics
3 2 (33.33%) Xilinx
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development

VHDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Hardware Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) FPGA Design
1 6 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (33.33%) Mechatronics
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Xilinx
2 1 (16.67%) EMC