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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank - - 158
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £88,750 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+69.04% +40.00%
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
1175 1152 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.65% 36.35% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 751 746 631
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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