The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
England / South West
Rank - 234 238
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.090% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Median salary - £52,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +47.88%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1784 2217 2076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.99% 39.72% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1727 1653
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,028
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing ASIC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ASIC
Salary Trend in the South West

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

ASIC Salary Trend in the South West

ASIC
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing ASIC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) High-Frequency Trading

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (100.00%) High-Frequency Trading
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper