Period
to 21 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ASIC over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 142 131
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11 +21
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 7 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.52% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% -8.33%
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% -8.33%

ASIC is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 881 963 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.54% 37.12% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 564 603 482
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.32%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £69,875
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,875
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.28% +5.59%

ASIC
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing ASIC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for ASIC in Edinburgh

ASIC
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for ASIC in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing ASIC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) IC Design
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Master's Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Customer-Centricity
2 6 (85.71%) GCC
2 6 (85.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) 802.1X
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Bluetooth
2 6 (85.71%) Firmware
2 6 (85.71%) 802.11
2 6 (85.71%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Cadence

ASIC
Co-occurring 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 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) 802.11
2 6 (85.71%) Bluetooth
2 6 (85.71%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) GCC
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Bluetooth Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analogue Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analogue IC Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analogue IC Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IC Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analogue Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) IC Design
2 6 (85.71%) Customer-Centricity
2 6 (85.71%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cadence