The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 125 119 124
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.058% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £60,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +118.18%
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £55,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-13.18% +33.33%
ASIC
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
615 742 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 32.75% 42.79% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 484 578 548
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ASIC across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

ASIC
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

ASIC Salary Trend in Bristol

ASIC
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing ASIC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ASIC.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Synopsys
2 2 (66.67%) Avionics
2 2 (66.67%) Altera
2 2 (66.67%) Cadence
2 2 (66.67%) DO-254
2 2 (66.67%) DO-160
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (66.67%) Simulink
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) VHDL
2 2 (66.67%) Verilog
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 2 (66.67%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Magma
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing ASIC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ASIC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (66.67%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) ASIC Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL
1 2 (66.67%) Verilog
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) DO-254
1 2 (66.67%) DO-160
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Synopsys
2 2 (66.67%) Cadence
2 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 2 (66.67%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (66.67%) Altera
3 1 (33.33%) Magma
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