The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank - 333 328
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.018% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £140,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +2.08%
ASIC
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4617 5657 5964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.31% 45.69% 49.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 4598 5208
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ASIC
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

ASIC Salary Trend in the City of London

ASIC
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (100.00%) EMIR
2 3 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (75.00%) Equities
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Derivative
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (50.00%) MiFID
3 2 (50.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) DTCC

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (75.00%) Equities
1 3 (75.00%) Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (50.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (25.00%) DTCC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) EMIR
2 2 (50.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (50.00%) MiFID