The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
England / South West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 252 246
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.051% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £52,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +47.88%  
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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1717 2269 1962
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 34.09% 38.65% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1392 1724 1543
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 in the South West.

Salary trend for ASIC in the South West