The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 224 215 206
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 1 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.093% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.051% 0.28% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £60,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1974 1756 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.03% 32.63% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1607 1490 1263
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
ASIC
England

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ASIC across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol +1 1 £60,000 - 2
ASIC
England

ASIC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) NFC
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Verilog
2 1 (25.00%) ASIC Verification
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Tcl
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) NFC
2 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Verification Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Development Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Physics
1 1 (25.00%) Verilog
1 1 (25.00%) ASIC Verification
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Bristol, Avon
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Shares / Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago