The first 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 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 257 251 247
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 8 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.10% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.50% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 15
Average salary £77,500 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £43,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £72,000 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +60.00%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2322 2220 2617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.16% 28.93% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1859 1859 2146
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
ASIC
England

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 July 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 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
Cambridgeshire +5 8 £77,500 +29.16%
ASIC
England

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 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 the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (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