The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 104 126 129
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 21 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.16% 0.100% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.71% 0.30% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £62,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
776 662 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.73% 33.02% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 625 540 626
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
ASIC
Cambridgeshire

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ASIC
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

ASIC Salary Trend in Cambridge

ASIC
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ASIC across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ASIC Salary Histogram in Cambridge

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 31 (73.81%) C
2 24 (57.14%) C++
3 22 (52.38%) VHDL
3 22 (52.38%) Verilog
4 13 (30.95%) Firmware
5 12 (28.57%) MATLAB
5 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 12 (28.57%) Assembly Language
6 11 (26.19%) Wireless
6 11 (26.19%) Electronics
6 11 (26.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 10 (23.81%) IC Design
7 10 (23.81%) Python
8 9 (21.43%) Embedded C++
8 9 (21.43%) Digital Media
9 8 (19.05%) Linux
10 6 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (14.29%) Embedded C
11 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
12 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
13 3 (7.14%) Android
13 3 (7.14%) Signal Processing
13 3 (7.14%) UNIX
13 3 (7.14%) OOD
13 3 (7.14%) OO
13 3 (7.14%) PowerHouse
13 3 (7.14%) 802.11
13 3 (7.14%) Benchmarking
13 3 (7.14%) TDD

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) Wireless
2 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
3 3 (7.14%) 802.11
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
General
1 11 (26.19%) Electronics
2 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Architect
1 9 (21.43%) Technical Leader
1 9 (21.43%) Hardware Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Design Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) IC Design Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) VHDL
1 22 (52.38%) Verilog
2 13 (30.95%) Firmware
3 11 (26.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (21.43%) Digital Media
5 6 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (7.14%) Cryptography
7 2 (4.76%) Device Driver
7 2 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Android
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX
3 2 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 10 (23.81%) IC Design
3 3 (7.14%) Signal Processing
3 3 (7.14%) OOD
3 3 (7.14%) OO
3 3 (7.14%) Benchmarking
3 3 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) C
2 24 (57.14%) C++
3 12 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 12 (28.57%) Assembly Language
4 10 (23.81%) Python
5 9 (21.43%) Embedded C++
6 6 (14.29%) Embedded C
7 3 (7.14%) PowerHouse
8 2 (4.76%) Perl
8 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Synopsys
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MJH Personnel Associates
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