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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 108 114 124
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 2 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.73% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 1.58% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 2
Average salary £63,750 £45,000 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £35,000 £64,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £66,500 £78,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+36.84% +5.55%
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
664 885 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.18% 46.38% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 550 654 618
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,100 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) C
1 6 (54.55%) C++
1 6 (54.55%) Wireless
1 6 (54.55%) Verilog
1 6 (54.55%) Synopsys
2 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Internet of Things
2 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
2 5 (45.45%) Multimedia
2 5 (45.45%) Smartphone
2 5 (45.45%) Electronic Design Automation
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Electronics
2 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 5 (45.45%) BCP
3 1 (9.09%) VHDL
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) Internet
General
1 5 (45.45%) Multimedia
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Hardware Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Verilog
2 5 (45.45%) Internet of Things
2 5 (45.45%) Smartphone
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) VHDL
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity Planning
1 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
1 5 (45.45%) Electronic Design Automation
1 5 (45.45%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C
1 6 (54.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Synopsys
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40k DoE + good bonus
Posted: 16 days ago