The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 86 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.12% - 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% - 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +46.66%
ASIC
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
297 327 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.71% 36.54% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 268 305 328
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

ASIC
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

ASIC Salary Trend in Southampton

ASIC
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (100.00%) Code Coverage
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Synopsys
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Code Coverage
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Synopsys