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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 111 107 93
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 5 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% 0.56% 1.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 1.14% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 19
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -4.54%
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
715 789 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.29% 48.95% 49.08%
Number of salaries quoted 491 564 599
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Verilog
4 3 (37.50%) Electronics
5 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) Firmware
5 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 1 (12.50%) Simulink
5 1 (12.50%) Video Processing
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (12.50%) Schematic Capture

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (12.50%) Simulink
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Design Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Digital Design Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Analogue Design Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) ASIC Design Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) ASIC Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (50.00%) Verilog
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
1 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k - £45k dep. on experience
Posted: 20 days ago