The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 252 237 271
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 7 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.090% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 12
Average salary £77,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £55,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+39.63% +37.88%
ASIC
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2223 2127 2707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.57% 29.73% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 1793 2241
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ASIC
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

ASIC Salary Trend in the East of England

ASIC
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ASIC across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

ASIC Salary Histogram in the East of England

ASIC
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cambridgeshire -4 7 £77,500 +29.16% 3
ASIC
England

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (66.67%) C
2 9 (50.00%) C++
3 8 (44.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Synopsys
5 5 (27.78%) VHDL
5 5 (27.78%) Verilog
6 4 (22.22%) Wireless
6 4 (22.22%) Python
6 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 4 (22.22%) Embedded C++
6 4 (22.22%) Assembly Language
6 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
7 3 (16.67%) OOD
7 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Firmware
7 3 (16.67%) 802.11
8 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
8 2 (11.11%) Electronics
8 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
8 2 (11.11%) Perl
8 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (11.11%) Open Source
8 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 4 (22.22%) Wireless
2 3 (16.67%) 802.11
2 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.56%) DVB
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Chief Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (27.78%) VHDL
2 5 (27.78%) Verilog
3 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 3 (16.67%) Firmware
4 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.56%) IPTV
5 1 (5.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) OOD
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.56%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (5.56%) CAD
5 1 (5.56%) IC Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C
2 9 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) Embedded C++
3 4 (22.22%) Assembly Language
4 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Synopsys
2 1 (5.56%) Magma
2 1 (5.56%) Cadence
2 1 (5.56%) Huawei
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago