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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.32% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £65,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% -44.82%  

ASIC is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 529 487 464
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 42.70% 40.45% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 331 238 281
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

ASIC
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing ASIC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ASIC in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 3 (60.00%) Firmware
1 3 (60.00%) Verilog
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PhD
2 2 (40.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Cadence
2 2 (40.00%) CAD
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Synopsys
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

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:

General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) ASIC Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) ASIC Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Verilog
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) CAD
2 2 (40.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cadence
1 2 (40.00%) Synopsys
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
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