The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 99 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.077% 0.073% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £38,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +31.57%
ASIC
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
544 483 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.94% 35.38% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 317 276 320
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing ASIC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ASIC
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

ASIC Salary Trend in Edinburgh

ASIC
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing ASIC 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware