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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
England / South East
Rank 352 419 421
Rank change year-on-year +67 +2  
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 29 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.54% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 15
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,000
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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5168 7632 7554
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.58% 39.66% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4188 6315 5930
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +26 16 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Surrey +28 9 £55,000 +57.14%
Buckinghamshire +17 3 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
VHDL
England

VHDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 39 (88.64%) C
2 38 (86.36%) C++
3 36 (81.82%) Degree
4 25 (56.82%) Firmware
5 23 (52.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 22 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 16 (36.36%) Java
8 13 (29.55%) Mathematics
9 12 (27.27%) OpenCL
9 12 (27.27%) Python
10 11 (25.00%) FPGA Design
11 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
11 9 (20.45%) Signal Processing
11 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
12 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
12 8 (18.18%) Digital Signal Processing
12 8 (18.18%) Project Management
13 7 (15.91%) Ada
13 7 (15.91%) C#
13 7 (15.91%) Electronics
13 7 (15.91%) Aerospace
13 7 (15.91%) Kalman Filter
13 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (15.91%) Chartered Engineer
14 5 (11.36%) Verilog
15 4 (9.09%) Xilinx
15 4 (9.09%) Schematic Capture
16 3 (6.82%) Altera
16 3 (6.82%) Linux
17 2 (4.55%) Embedded C

VHDL
Top Related 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 (2.27%) Mathcad
1 1 (2.27%) OrCAD
General
1 7 (15.91%) Aerospace
1 7 (15.91%) Electronics
2 1 (2.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Firmware Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Python Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Design Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Electronics Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) FPGA Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Graduate
5 7 (15.91%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) FPGA Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Graduate Design Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) FPGA Design Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Hardware Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Development Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Firmware Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) RF Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) OpenCL
2 1 (2.27%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (52.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 22 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.36%) Verilog
4 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) ASIC
5 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Mathematics
2 11 (25.00%) FPGA Design
3 9 (20.45%) Signal Processing
3 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 8 (18.18%) Digital Signal Processing
4 8 (18.18%) Project Management
5 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (15.91%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (9.09%) Schematic Capture
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.27%) Image Processing
7 1 (2.27%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.27%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.27%) Parallel Programming
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.27%) Physics
7 1 (2.27%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) C
2 38 (86.36%) C++
3 16 (36.36%) Java
4 12 (27.27%) Python
5 7 (15.91%) Ada
5 7 (15.91%) C#
6 2 (4.55%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 36 (81.82%) Degree
2 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 7 (15.91%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) PhD
System Software
1 25 (56.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Xilinx
2 3 (6.82%) Altera
3 1 (2.27%) EMC
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