The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
South East / Surrey
Rank 155 199 205
Rank change year-on-year +44 +6  
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 9 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.33% 0.41% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.95% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -30.00%  
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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 949 1790 1672
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 34.58% 43.28% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1483 1402
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

VHDL
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for VHDL in Surrey

VHDL
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VHDL in Surrey over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VHDL in Surrey

VHDL
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 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
Woking - 6 £55,000 -
Guildford +7 2 £40,500 +15.71%
VHDL
South East

VHDL
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 10 (90.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (81.82%) Firmware
2 9 (81.82%) Signal Processing
2 9 (81.82%) C++
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 8 (72.73%) C
3 8 (72.73%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (18.18%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) PhD
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (9.09%) Physics
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (9.09%) FPGA Design
5 1 (9.09%) Algorithms

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) FPGA Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Graduate
2 1 (9.09%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) RF Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Signal Processing
2 8 (72.73%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (18.18%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (9.09%) FPGA Design
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (9.09%) Physics
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C++
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) EMC