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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -0.62%

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
413 575 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.17% 46.33% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 272 383 261
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £28,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 4 (80.00%) PhD
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) 5G
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Cadence
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Synopsys
3 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) 3G
3 1 (20.00%) CAD

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 3G
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
1 1 (20.00%) 5G
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analogue Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) ASIC Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) ASIC Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) CAD
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cadence
1 1 (20.00%) Synopsys