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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 237 259 267
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +8
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.064% 0.083% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £47,500 £48,750 £73,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% -33.89%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £73,750
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -18.64%
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
2493 2969 2964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.09% 41.05% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 2465 2328
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 £25,000 £25,320
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing ASIC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +2 2 £47,500 -2.56% 3
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1
ASIC
England

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 9 (90.00%) C
2 8 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) SystemC
3 7 (70.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Firmware
4 5 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (50.00%) VHDL
4 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Power Management
4 5 (50.00%) Synopsys
4 5 (50.00%) Cadence
5 4 (40.00%) C++
6 3 (30.00%) Verilog
6 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (20.00%) Simulink
7 2 (20.00%) Electronics
7 2 (20.00%) Perl
7 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (20.00%) Tcl
7 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
7 2 (20.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 2 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (20.00%) Signal Processing
8 1 (10.00%) Panasonic
8 1 (10.00%) Telecoms

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (20.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Customer Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) ASIC Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) SOC Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Verification Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (70.00%) SystemC
3 5 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
3 5 (50.00%) VHDL
4 3 (30.00%) Verilog
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Power Management
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (20.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cadence
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Synopsys
2 1 (10.00%) Panasonic
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ireland, Bedfordshire
Intel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago