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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank 158 163 147
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 2 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.064% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.45% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
1127 1324 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.31% 38.12% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 683 803 608
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 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
Edinburgh - 1 - - 2
West Lothian - 1 £25,000 - 1
VHDL
UK

VHDL
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Verilog
2 2 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (25.00%) Simulink
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Avionics
3 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
3 1 (25.00%) DO-254
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Software-Defined Radio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DSP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (25.00%) DO-254
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
West Lothian
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 28 days ago