The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank - 150 140
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 0 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.80% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 9
Average salary - £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
751 751 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.91% 27.86% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 623 632 588
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
ASIC
East of England

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

ASIC
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ASIC Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

ASIC
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) Electronic Design Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (50.00%) Validation
3 4 (50.00%) VHDL
3 4 (50.00%) Verilog
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) C-shell
4 2 (25.00%) Cadence
4 2 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) PhD
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (25.00%) Tcl

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Design Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (50.00%) VHDL
2 4 (50.00%) Verilog
3 2 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) C-shell
2 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (25.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cadence
1 2 (25.00%) EMC