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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank - 132 130
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 0 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.096% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.23% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Median salary - £63,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +37.83%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +36.84%
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
877 886 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.77% 42.45% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 714 734 805
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing ASIC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing ASIC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Verilog
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) Simulink
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Simulink
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (80.00%) Verilog
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
1 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware