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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 109 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.38% 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £77,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £55,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+39.63% +37.88%
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
755 549 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.21% 34.86% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 563 462 607
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 2014.

ASIC Salary Histogram in Cambridge

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (66.67%) C
2 9 (50.00%) C++
3 8 (44.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Synopsys
5 5 (27.78%) VHDL
5 5 (27.78%) Verilog
6 4 (22.22%) Wireless
6 4 (22.22%) Python
6 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 4 (22.22%) Embedded C++
6 4 (22.22%) Assembly Language
6 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
7 3 (16.67%) OOD
7 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Firmware
7 3 (16.67%) 802.11
8 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
8 2 (11.11%) Electronics
8 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
8 2 (11.11%) Perl
8 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (11.11%) Open Source
8 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 4 (22.22%) Wireless
2 3 (16.67%) 802.11
2 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.56%) DVB
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Chief Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (27.78%) VHDL
2 5 (27.78%) Verilog
3 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 3 (16.67%) Firmware
4 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.56%) IPTV
5 1 (5.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) OOD
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.56%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (5.56%) CAD
5 1 (5.56%) IC Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C
2 9 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) Embedded C++
3 4 (22.22%) Assembly Language
4 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Synopsys
2 1 (5.56%) Magma
2 1 (5.56%) Cadence
2 1 (5.56%) Huawei
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago