The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 162 171 148
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 1 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.032% 0.027% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.085% 0.079% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Average salary - £44,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.92%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +0.59%
VHDL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1176 1262 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.42% 34.39% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 753 831 785
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VHDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VHDL across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VHDL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VHDL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

VHDL Salary Trend in Scotland

VHDL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -4 1 - -
VHDL
UK

VHDL
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VHDL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VHDL.

1 3 (100.00%) Verilog
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Avionics
3 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
3 1 (33.33%) DO-254
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Radio

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VHDL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VHDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior FPGA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Verilog
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
1 1 (33.33%) DO-254