Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 794 831 882
Rank change year-on-year +37 +51 +38
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 50 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.067% 0.026% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.058% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 48 20 37
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +15.61%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36886 34623 42663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.41% 45.86% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26339 29368 34982
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,743 £56,816
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% +3.39% +3.30%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VHDL in London

VHDL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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
West London +27 11 £50,000 -25.93%
Central London +10 4 £40,000 -36.00%
East London - 1 £52,500 -
VHDL
England

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

1 49 (98.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 47 (94.00%) Degree
3 45 (90.00%) C
3 45 (90.00%) C++
3 45 (90.00%) Linux
4 41 (82.00%) OO
4 41 (82.00%) Java
5 38 (76.00%) Computer Science
6 32 (64.00%) InfiniBand
6 32 (64.00%) Device Driver Development
6 32 (64.00%) Ethernet
6 32 (64.00%) Device Driver
7 28 (56.00%) FPGA Design
8 26 (52.00%) High-Frequency Trading
8 26 (52.00%) Cybersecurity
8 26 (52.00%) Low Latency
8 26 (52.00%) Machine Learning
9 12 (24.00%) Verilog
10 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 9 (18.00%) Electronics
11 9 (18.00%) Software Testing
11 9 (18.00%) PhD
11 9 (18.00%) JUnit
11 9 (18.00%) OOP
12 7 (14.00%) EMC
13 5 (10.00%) Internet
14 4 (8.00%) ASIC
14 4 (8.00%) Firmware
14 4 (8.00%) Python
15 3 (6.00%) Computer Architecture

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 32 (64.00%) Ethernet
1 32 (64.00%) InfiniBand
2 5 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.00%) JUnit
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (18.00%) Electronics
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Developer
1 26 (52.00%) FPGA Developer
2 16 (32.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Digital Developer
5 5 (10.00%) VHDL Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Firmware Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Firmware Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) ASIC Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) C++ Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Electronics Test Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) VHDL Design Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Design Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Graduate
8 2 (4.00%) Senior C++ Developer
Miscellaneous
1 49 (98.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 38 (76.00%) Computer Science
3 32 (64.00%) Device Driver
4 12 (24.00%) Verilog
5 4 (8.00%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 45 (90.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) OO
2 32 (64.00%) Device Driver Development
3 28 (56.00%) FPGA Design
4 26 (52.00%) Cybersecurity
4 26 (52.00%) High-Frequency Trading
4 26 (52.00%) Low Latency
4 26 (52.00%) Machine Learning
5 9 (18.00%) OOP
5 9 (18.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Computer Architecture
6 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.00%) Information Engineering
7 2 (4.00%) Physics
8 1 (2.00%) CAD
8 1 (2.00%) CAE
8 1 (2.00%) Time Management
8 1 (2.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 45 (90.00%) C
1 45 (90.00%) C++
2 41 (82.00%) Java
3 4 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (94.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) EMC
2 1 (2.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (2.00%) Synopsys
2 1 (2.00%) Xilinx