The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 435 426 435
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 3 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.005% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.013% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
Average salary £82,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.25% +1.26%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +46.66%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7583 7713 8447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.20% 36.42% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5858 6073 7241
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £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 the South East

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ASIC
Salary Trend in the South East

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

ASIC Salary Trend in the South East

ASIC
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Oxfordshire +6 2 £82,500 +106.25% 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
ASIC
England

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 11 (84.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (76.92%) Electronics
3 10 (76.92%) Physics
3 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
4 8 (61.54%) Xilinx
4 8 (61.54%) Altera
5 3 (23.08%) Firmware
6 2 (15.38%) C
6 2 (15.38%) C++
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Line Management
7 1 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) Perl
7 1 (7.69%) Python
7 1 (7.69%) Code Coverage
7 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
7 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
7 1 (7.69%) VHDL
7 1 (7.69%) Verilog
7 1 (7.69%) Subversion
7 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (7.69%) JIRA
7 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) JTAG
7 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) GDB
General
1 10 (76.92%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (76.92%) Physics
2 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) VHDL
3 1 (7.69%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
1 2 (15.38%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) Code Coverage
2 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Image Processing
2 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Static Code Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C++
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Xilinx
1 8 (61.54%) Altera
2 1 (7.69%) Synopsys
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago