The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 630 656
Rank change year-on-year +38 +26  
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 20 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.055% 0.015% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.033% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 19
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00%  

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17136 18245 20723
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.19% 46.23% 46.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13017 15483 16967
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

VHDL
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for VHDL in London

VHDL
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VHDL in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VHDL in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 35 (77.78%) C
1 35 (77.78%) C++
1 35 (77.78%) Linux
1 35 (77.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 34 (75.56%) Degree
2 34 (75.56%) OO
2 34 (75.56%) Java
3 32 (71.11%) Computer Science
4 28 (62.22%) Device Driver
5 27 (60.00%) Ethernet
5 27 (60.00%) InfiniBand
5 27 (60.00%) Device Driver Development
6 20 (44.44%) FPGA Design
7 19 (42.22%) High-Frequency Trading
7 19 (42.22%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (42.22%) Low Latency
8 18 (40.00%) Verilog
9 14 (31.11%) PhD
10 13 (28.89%) Computer Architecture
11 10 (22.22%) Machine Learning
12 9 (20.00%) Apple
13 8 (17.78%) EMC
14 7 (15.56%) Software Testing
14 7 (15.56%) Firmware
14 7 (15.56%) OOP
14 7 (15.56%) JUnit
14 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
15 6 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
16 3 (6.67%) Tcl
16 3 (6.67%) Perl

VHDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 27 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 27 (60.00%) InfiniBand
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
1 7 (15.56%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Developer
1 18 (40.00%) FPGA Developer
2 14 (31.11%) FPGA Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) Design Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Firmware Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Firmware Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Hardware Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Verification Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Designer
6 2 (4.44%) FPGA Designer
6 2 (4.44%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Designer
7 1 (2.22%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) FPGA Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) OpenCL
1 3 (6.67%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (77.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 32 (71.11%) Computer Science
3 28 (62.22%) Device Driver
4 18 (40.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) OO
2 27 (60.00%) Device Driver Development
3 20 (44.44%) FPGA Design
4 19 (42.22%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (42.22%) High-Frequency Trading
4 19 (42.22%) Low Latency
5 13 (28.89%) Computer Architecture
6 10 (22.22%) Machine Learning
7 7 (15.56%) OOP
7 7 (15.56%) Software Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.22%) Physics
9 1 (2.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) C
1 35 (77.78%) C++
2 34 (75.56%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) Perl
3 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 34 (75.56%) Degree
2 14 (31.11%) PhD
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Apple
2 8 (17.78%) EMC
3 1 (2.22%) Altera
3 1 (2.22%) Xilinx
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