Period
to 25 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ASIC over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 526 538 602
Rank change year-on-year +12 +64 +51
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.017% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.076% 0.044% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - -
England median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -23.08% +62.50% -33.33%

ASIC is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,809 11,442 14,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.93% 39.46% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9,579 9,372 11,910
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

ASIC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ASIC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ASIC in the South East

ASIC
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for ASIC in the South East

ASIC
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ASIC in the South East over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ASIC in the South East

ASIC
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +14 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Oxfordshire -3 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hampshire -14 1 - - 3
ASIC
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing ASIC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 9 (100.00%) C
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
2 8 (88.89%) Flash
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Firmware
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Benchmarking
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) JTAG
2 8 (88.89%) GDB
2 8 (88.89%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (88.89%) Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) SystemC
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) VHDL
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language

ASIC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) GDB
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) SystemC
2 1 (11.11%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Benchmarking
1 8 (88.89%) Prototyping
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
2 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
2 8 (88.89%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Firmware