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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 160 161 164
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% 0.064% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.074% 0.18% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1357 1131 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.75% 36.40% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 804 685 737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,668 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016. 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
Edinburgh +3 1 - -
VHDL
UK

VHDL
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Verilog
2 2 (66.67%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Altera
3 1 (33.33%) Actel
3 1 (33.33%) DO-254
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (33.33%) Actel
2 1 (33.33%) Altera