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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 134 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £78,750 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £78,750 £55,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+41.89% +38.75%
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
880 726 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.30% 31.59% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 647 589 784
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ASIC across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

ASIC Salary Histogram 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 20 August 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 +1 6 £78,750 +31.25% 4
ASIC
East of England

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 16 (72.73%) C
2 11 (50.00%) C++
3 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 10 (45.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (31.82%) Firmware
5 6 (27.27%) Python
5 6 (27.27%) Embedded C++
5 6 (27.27%) Assembly Language
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) VHDL
6 5 (22.73%) Verilog
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) Electronics
7 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
7 4 (18.18%) Synopsys
7 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
8 3 (13.64%) OO
8 3 (13.64%) OOD
8 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
8 3 (13.64%) Perl
8 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (13.64%) Wireless
8 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
8 3 (13.64%) 802.11
8 3 (13.64%) Open Source
8 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
8 3 (13.64%) Signal Processing
8 3 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (13.64%) Device Driver

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) 802.11
2 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
2 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) DVB
General
1 4 (18.18%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
1 4 (18.18%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Chief Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (31.82%) Firmware
3 5 (22.73%) VHDL
3 5 (22.73%) Verilog
4 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
4 3 (13.64%) Device Driver
4 3 (13.64%) Open Source
4 3 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.55%) IPTV
5 1 (4.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 3 (13.64%) Signal Processing
3 3 (13.64%) OO
3 3 (13.64%) OOD
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
4 1 (4.55%) CAD
4 1 (4.55%) IC Design
4 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.55%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C
2 11 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (27.27%) Python
3 6 (27.27%) Embedded C++
3 6 (27.27%) Assembly Language
4 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) Tcl
5 1 (4.55%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Synopsys
2 1 (4.55%) Magma
2 1 (4.55%) Cadence
2 1 (4.55%) Huawei
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