The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank - 109 104
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 0 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.20% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.45% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 18
Median salary - £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.84%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +31.57%
ASIC
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
665 664 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.26% 45.32% 46.49%
Number of salaries quoted 525 545 641
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing ASIC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Verilog
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) Simulink
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Simulink
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (80.00%) Verilog
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
1 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware