The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank - 162 -
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.030% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.072% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £73,750
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -18.64%
ASIC
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
928 1380 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.31% 41.87% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 539 810 865
Median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ASIC
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ASIC Salary Trend in Scotland

ASIC
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) SystemC
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping

ASIC
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 (100.00%) Ethernet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) SystemC
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C