The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
UK / Scotland
Rank 138 163 158
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5  
Permanent jobs citing VHDL 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.13% 0.068% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £53,750 £47,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.15% +90.00%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 839 1280 1116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 36.49% 43.58% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 540 765 659
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VHDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

VHDL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for VHDL in Scotland

VHDL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VHDL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Glasgow - 2 £50,000 -
Highlands - 1 £57,500 -
VHDL
UK

VHDL
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VHDL.

1 4 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Verilog
3 2 (50.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Xilinx
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Yocto
4 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

VHDL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analogue Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analogue Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VHDL Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (75.00%) Verilog
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Xilinx
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