The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 836 839 829
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 16 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.023% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.042% 0.057% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 23
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +7.95%
ASIC
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38013 41801 39514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.88% 40.11% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30519 33090 32421
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in England

ASIC
Salary Trend in England

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

ASIC Salary Trend in England

ASIC
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ASIC across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

ASIC Salary Histogram in England

ASIC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 7 £80,000 - 2
East of England -3 5 £62,500 +31.57% 1
South East -5 2 - - 1
South West -21 2 £35,500 -40.83% 1
ASIC
UK

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 18 (47.37%) Verilog
2 14 (36.84%) VHDL
2 14 (36.84%) Electronics
3 13 (34.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 11 (28.95%) Degree
4 11 (28.95%) Synopsys
5 10 (26.32%) Electronic Design Automation
5 10 (26.32%) EMIR
5 10 (26.32%) C
6 9 (23.68%) C++
6 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (21.05%) Derivative
7 8 (21.05%) Equities
8 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (18.42%) FpML
8 7 (18.42%) Wireless
8 7 (18.42%) XML
8 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
9 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
9 6 (15.79%) Xilinx
10 5 (13.16%) Business Continuity
10 5 (13.16%) Aerospace
10 5 (13.16%) Fixed Income
10 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
10 5 (13.16%) Java
10 5 (13.16%) Internet
10 5 (13.16%) BCP
10 5 (13.16%) Internet of Things
10 5 (13.16%) Reference Data

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.26%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Wireless
2 5 (13.16%) Internet
3 3 (7.89%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (36.84%) Electronics
2 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Aerospace
3 4 (10.53%) Multimedia
4 3 (7.89%) Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Automotive
5 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) Finance
5 2 (5.26%) Front Office
5 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Architect
1 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Hardware Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Report Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Product Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Wireless Architect
7 1 (2.63%) ASIC Design Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Product Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) XML
1 7 (18.42%) FpML
2 3 (7.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Verilog
2 14 (36.84%) VHDL
3 13 (34.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (21.05%) Derivative
5 8 (21.05%) Equities
5 8 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
7 5 (13.16%) Reference Data
7 5 (13.16%) Internet of Things
7 5 (13.16%) Fixed Income
8 4 (10.53%) Smartphone
8 4 (10.53%) Algorithms
9 1 (2.63%) CCTV
9 1 (2.63%) DTCC
9 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Electronic Design Automation
2 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 5 (13.16%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (13.16%) BCP
4 5 (13.16%) Business Continuity
5 4 (10.53%) Coaching
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Workflow
7 2 (5.26%) Image Processing
8 1 (2.63%) Video Processing
8 1 (2.63%) Product Management
8 1 (2.63%) Video Analytics
8 1 (2.63%) Signal Processing
8 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.63%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.63%) Static Code Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Analytics
8 1 (2.63%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.63%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) C
2 9 (23.68%) C++
3 5 (13.16%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) Perl
5 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.26%) C#
6 2 (5.26%) VBA
6 2 (5.26%) Tcl
7 1 (2.63%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) EMIR
2 3 (7.89%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (5.26%) DO-254
3 2 (5.26%) DO-160
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Synopsys
2 6 (15.79%) Xilinx
3 3 (7.89%) Sophis
3 3 (7.89%) Altera
3 3 (7.89%) Murex
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) Cadence
4 2 (5.26%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (2.63%) Magma
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago