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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 182 212
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 0 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.64% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00%  

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 976 1569 1834
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 36.47% 42.10% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 841 1313 1555
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 8 (88.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (77.78%) Firmware
2 7 (77.78%) Signal Processing
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) C
3 6 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (22.22%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (22.22%) Electronics
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) PhD
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) Physics
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (11.11%) FPGA Design
5 1 (11.11%) Algorithms

VHDL
Co-occurring 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 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) FPGA Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Graduate
2 1 (11.11%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) RF Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Signal Processing
2 6 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (22.22%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (11.11%) FPGA Design
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (11.11%) Physics
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PhD
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) EMC