The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 633 599 626
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +27
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 1 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.016% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.005% 0.034% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 21
Average salary - £45,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -55.00%
UK excluding London average salary £73,750 £55,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+34.09% +36.64%
ASIC
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19885 20407 22826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.17% 45.83% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16030 16693 19522
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in London

ASIC
Salary Trend in London

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

ASIC Salary Trend in London

ASIC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
City of London +6 1 - -
ASIC
England

ASIC
Top 13 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) InfiniBand

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) InfiniBand
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel