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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 313 333 331
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.021% 0.017% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £75,000 £140,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.42% +391.22%
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +46.66%
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
4778 5797 5823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.98% 47.65% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4050 5028 5338
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) EMIR
2 1 (50.00%) InfiniBand
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) FpML
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) InfiniBand
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) EMIR
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Intel
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