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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 100 109 106
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.44% 0.27% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.56% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%

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
632 710 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 55.78% 48.76% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 539 492 570
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ASIC across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

ASIC Salary Histogram in Cambridge

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 4 (40.00%) Verilog
4 3 (30.00%) Tcl
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Schematic Capture
4 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Vision
4 3 (30.00%) Simulink
4 3 (30.00%) Electronics
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Neural Network
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Video Processing
4 3 (30.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Finance

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 3 (30.00%) Simulink
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Hardware Verification Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Verification Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) C Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C/C++ Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior C Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASIC Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Verilog
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (30.00%) Neural Network
3 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Coaching
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Vision
1 3 (30.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
1 3 (30.00%) Schematic Capture
1 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (30.00%) Video Processing
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft