Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 130 154
Rank change year-on-year -18 +24 -
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.19% 0.23% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.64% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £33,600 £55,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -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 1,046 779 1,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.62% 35.72% 41.85%
Number of salaries quoted 634 510 700
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £67,275 £68,875 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

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

ASIC
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ASIC in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for ASIC in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) ASIC Verification
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Firmware
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Photography
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) French Language
4 1 (20.00%) Video Processing
4 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) ASIC Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) ASIC Verification Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) ASIC Verification
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (20.00%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Process Improvement
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware