Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 137 153
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 -
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.086% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.23% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 - £60,000
10th Percentile £33,600 - £57,500
90th Percentile £50,000 - £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 - £60,000

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 1084 868 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 40.03% 37.24% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 626 551 723
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 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.33% +3.61% +3.75%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ASIC in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Firmware
5 2 (33.33%) ASIC Verification
5 2 (33.33%) C
5 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (16.67%) Video Processing
6 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
6 1 (16.67%) Photography
6 1 (16.67%) Physics
6 1 (16.67%) French Language
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) Verilog
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office

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 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) ASIC Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) ASIC Verification Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) ASIC Verification
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) Photography
2 1 (16.67%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C
4 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware