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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 552 646 657
Rank change year-on-year +94 +11  
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 25 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.074% 0.021% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.047% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 4
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

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 14623 19073 18844
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 43.35% 45.23% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12006 15900 15277
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 18 (56.25%) Verilog
2 17 (53.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
2 17 (53.13%) Computer Architecture
2 17 (53.13%) C
2 17 (53.13%) C++
2 17 (53.13%) Linux
3 16 (50.00%) OO
3 16 (50.00%) Java
3 16 (50.00%) Degree
4 15 (46.88%) Device Driver
4 15 (46.88%) Apple
5 14 (43.75%) Ethernet
5 14 (43.75%) InfiniBand
5 14 (43.75%) Device Driver Development
6 11 (34.38%) PhD
7 10 (31.25%) FPGA Design
8 9 (28.13%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (28.13%) High-Frequency Trading
8 9 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (28.13%) Low Latency
9 6 (18.75%) Tcl
9 6 (18.75%) OpenGL
9 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
9 6 (18.75%) Perl
9 6 (18.75%) OpenCL
10 5 (15.63%) EMC
11 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
11 2 (6.25%) JUnit

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 14 (43.75%) Ethernet
1 14 (43.75%) InfiniBand
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Design Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Senior Design Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) FPGA Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Verification Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) FPGA Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Designer
6 3 (9.38%) FPGA Designer
6 3 (9.38%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Designer
8 1 (3.13%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) OpenCL
1 6 (18.75%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Verilog
2 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
2 17 (53.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 15 (46.88%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Computer Architecture
2 16 (50.00%) OO
3 14 (43.75%) Device Driver Development
4 10 (31.25%) FPGA Design
5 9 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (28.13%) High-Frequency Trading
5 9 (28.13%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (28.13%) Low Latency
6 2 (6.25%) OOP
6 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.13%) Physics
7 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) C
1 17 (53.13%) C++
2 16 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (18.75%) Perl
3 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 6 (18.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (34.38%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Apple
2 5 (15.63%) EMC
3 1 (3.13%) Altera
3 1 (3.13%) Xilinx
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