Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VHDL over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
England > South East
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 514 486 547
Rank change year-on-year -28 +61 +46
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 36 48 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.44% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 43
South East median annual salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.58% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,925 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.00% +11.11% +2.27%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 12,117 11,008 16,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.95% 37.89% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9,919 8,973 13,434
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VHDL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VHDL in the South East

VHDL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VHDL in the South East

VHDL
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VHDL in the South East over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for VHDL in the South East

VHDL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Hampshire -37 16 £50,000 +33.33% 9
Kent +15 10 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Thames Valley -10 7 £45,750 -8.50% 5
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Surrey -10 3 £37,500 -31.82% 3
Oxfordshire -15 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Berkshire +5 1 £49,000 -14.78% 2
VHDL
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 South East region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 32 (88.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 27 (75.00%) Degree
3 21 (58.33%) Xilinx
3 21 (58.33%) C
3 21 (58.33%) Electronics
4 18 (50.00%) C++
5 17 (47.22%) Verilog
5 17 (47.22%) Altera
6 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
7 14 (38.89%) Algorithms
7 14 (38.89%) FPGA Design
7 14 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (30.56%) Image Processing
8 11 (30.56%) Video Processing
8 11 (30.56%) CAD
9 10 (27.78%) Automotive
9 10 (27.78%) Linux
9 10 (27.78%) Embedded C
9 10 (27.78%) Embedded C++
9 10 (27.78%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (22.22%) CAE
11 6 (16.67%) Schematic Capture
12 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
13 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
13 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
13 4 (11.11%) Signal Processing
14 3 (8.33%) MATLAB
14 3 (8.33%) Python
14 3 (8.33%) EMC
14 3 (8.33%) Assembly Language

VHDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) IPv4
2 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
General
1 21 (58.33%) Electronics
2 10 (27.78%) Automotive
3 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) FPGA Engineer
2 18 (50.00%) Design Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 12 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
5 10 (27.78%) Development Engineer
6 9 (25.00%) Graduate
7 8 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
7 8 (22.22%) Graduate Design Engineer
7 8 (22.22%) VHDL Engineer
8 7 (19.44%) Principal Engineer
9 6 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
10 3 (8.33%) Senior Electronics Engineer
11 2 (5.56%) Electronics Design Engineer
11 2 (5.56%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
11 2 (5.56%) Hardware Design Engineer
11 2 (5.56%) Senior Development Engineer
11 2 (5.56%) Senior Hardware Engineer
12 1 (2.78%) Digital Design Engineer
12 1 (2.78%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (88.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 17 (47.22%) Verilog
3 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 14 (38.89%) Algorithms
5 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) ASIC
6 1 (2.78%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Embedded Linux
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) FPGA Design
1 14 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (30.56%) CAD
2 11 (30.56%) Image Processing
2 11 (30.56%) Video Processing
3 8 (22.22%) CAE
4 6 (16.67%) Schematic Capture
5 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 4 (11.11%) Signal Processing
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (5.56%) Data Acquisition
7 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.78%) Computer Vision
8 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.78%) IC Design
8 1 (2.78%) Physics
8 1 (2.78%) Project Management
8 1 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) C
2 18 (50.00%) C++
3 10 (27.78%) Embedded C
3 10 (27.78%) Embedded C++
4 3 (8.33%) Assembly Language
4 3 (8.33%) MATLAB
4 3 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) AWK
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) sed
5 1 (2.78%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 27 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) PhD
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) DO-160
1 1 (2.78%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Xilinx
2 17 (47.22%) Altera
3 3 (8.33%) EMC
4 2 (5.56%) Intel
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) Cadence
5 1 (2.78%) Facebook
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) Samsung
5 1 (2.78%) Sony