The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 130 123 153
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +30
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 2 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.082% 0.69% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 1.58% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 2
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +113.11%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +40.00%
ASIC
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1009 952 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.17% 43.57% 42.02%
Number of salaries quoted 739 746 1025
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ASIC across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

ASIC
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ASIC across the Cambridgeshire region.

ASIC Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

ASIC
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -13 2 £70,000 +7.69% 1
ASIC
East of England

ASIC
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (55.56%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) VHDL
2 4 (44.44%) Verilog
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
2 4 (44.44%) Synopsys
2 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Linux

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Chief Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Hardware Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) VHDL
1 4 (44.44%) Verilog
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
2 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Synopsys