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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
England / South West
Rank - 246 238
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.086% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.23% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £52,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +47.88%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
1701 2185 1907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.47% 37.70% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1657 1540
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
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