The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank - - 195
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.046%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £35,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+30.28% -35.45%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1951 1654 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.27% 32.69% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1419 1190
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ASIC
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

ASIC Salary Trend in the West Midlands