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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 - 459
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.007% - 0.010%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.019% - 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -33.33%  

ASIC is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5168 7807 7697
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.49% 39.80% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4193 6455 6043
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

ASIC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing ASIC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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
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 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 -
ASIC
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing ASIC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Schematic Capture

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware