The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 58 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.21% - 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +46.66%
ASIC
Gloucestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
137 110 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.21% 38.19% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 95 84 81
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,600 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

ASIC
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching