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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 857 914 837
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -77
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 10 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.012% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.024% 0.029% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 17
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £47,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year
+52.63% -0.52%
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
41461 45176 41132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.08% 40.14% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33208 36175 33668
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,523
% change year-on-year
- +1.20%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 - 4 £67,500 -
East Midlands - 4 - -
East of England -1 1 £62,500 +19.04% 5
South East - 1 £82,500 - 1
ASIC
UK

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 11 (42.31%) EMIR
2 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (38.46%) Verilog
3 9 (34.62%) Equities
3 9 (34.62%) Derivative
3 9 (34.62%) C
3 9 (34.62%) C++
3 9 (34.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (30.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (26.92%) Fixed Income
6 6 (23.08%) FpML
6 6 (23.08%) XML
6 6 (23.08%) VHDL
6 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (23.08%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (23.08%) Synopsys
7 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
7 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) Wireless
7 5 (19.23%) Electronics
8 4 (15.38%) MATLAB
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) PhD
8 4 (15.38%) Murex
8 4 (15.38%) Reference Data
8 4 (15.38%) Banking
8 4 (15.38%) Multimedia
8 4 (15.38%) Smartphone
8 4 (15.38%) Sophis
8 4 (15.38%) Video Processing

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Wireless
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
General
1 5 (19.23%) Electronics
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Multimedia
3 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
4 2 (7.69%) Automotive
4 2 (7.69%) Legal
5 1 (3.85%) Finance
5 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Hardware Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Report Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) XML
1 6 (23.08%) FpML
2 3 (11.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Verilog
1 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (34.62%) Equities
2 9 (34.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (34.62%) Derivative
3 8 (30.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (26.92%) Fixed Income
5 6 (23.08%) VHDL
6 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
7 4 (15.38%) Reference Data
7 4 (15.38%) Smartphone
8 1 (3.85%) DTCC
8 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Video Processing
4 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.54%) Image Processing
4 3 (11.54%) Electronic Design Automation
5 2 (7.69%) Workflow
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) Signal Processing
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.85%) Static Code Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Code Coverage
6 1 (3.85%) BCP
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) C
1 9 (34.62%) C++
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) MATLAB
3 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Tcl
3 3 (11.54%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) PhD
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) EMIR
2 6 (23.08%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (7.69%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Synopsys
2 4 (15.38%) Murex
2 4 (15.38%) Sophis
3 2 (7.69%) Xilinx
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago