The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank - - 145
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +46.66%
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 Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1060 1281 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.32% 39.46% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 689 776 605
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ASIC
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ASIC Salary Trend in Scotland