The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 132 136 147
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.33% 0.17% 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 0.56% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £77,500 £60,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +60.00%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
850 711 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.62% 29.94% 34.91%
Number of salaries quoted 636 585 760
Average salary £39,420 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
ASIC
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 8 £77,500 +29.16%
ASIC
East of England

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 20 (76.92%) C
2 15 (57.69%) C++
3 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 11 (42.31%) Firmware
5 10 (38.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (30.77%) Python
6 8 (30.77%) Embedded C++
6 8 (30.77%) Assembly Language
7 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) VHDL
7 7 (26.92%) Verilog
8 6 (23.08%) Electronics
9 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (15.38%) Synopsys
10 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
10 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
11 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (11.54%) Wireless
11 3 (11.54%) PowerHouse
11 3 (11.54%) 802.11
11 3 (11.54%) Benchmarking
11 3 (11.54%) Device Driver
11 3 (11.54%) MATLAB
11 3 (11.54%) OO
11 3 (11.54%) OOD
11 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
11 3 (11.54%) Perl
11 3 (11.54%) Android

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) 802.11
2 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (11.54%) Wireless
2 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.85%) DVB
General
1 6 (23.08%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Embedded C Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Firmware Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Software Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Chief Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Firmware
2 10 (38.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (26.92%) VHDL
3 7 (26.92%) Verilog
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (11.54%) Cryptography
5 3 (11.54%) Device Driver
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.85%) IPTV
6 1 (3.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 3 (11.54%) Signal Processing
3 3 (11.54%) OO
3 3 (11.54%) OOD
3 3 (11.54%) Benchmarking
3 3 (11.54%) TDD
4 1 (3.85%) CAD
4 1 (3.85%) IC Design
4 1 (3.85%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) C
2 15 (57.69%) C++
3 8 (30.77%) Python
3 8 (30.77%) Embedded C++
3 8 (30.77%) Assembly Language
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
5 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) PowerHouse
5 3 (11.54%) MATLAB
5 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Synopsys
2 1 (3.85%) Magma
2 1 (3.85%) Cadence
2 1 (3.85%) Huawei