The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 24 April 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 863 817 857
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +40
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 25 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.039% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.068% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 39
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,700 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36838 34115 38269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.22% 32.95% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 29450 28023 32506
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
ASIC
UK

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in England

ASIC
Salary Trend in England

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

ASIC Salary Trend in England

ASIC
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ASIC across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

ASIC Salary Histogram in England

ASIC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
East of England -13 19 £47,500 +26.66%
North West +8 2 £60,000 +22.44%
South West -7 1 £60,000 - 1
South East -27 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
ASIC
UK

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 33 (56.90%) C
2 28 (48.28%) VHDL
2 28 (48.28%) Verilog
3 26 (44.83%) C++
4 24 (41.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 17 (29.31%) Software Engineering
6 15 (25.86%) Electronics
7 14 (24.14%) MATLAB
8 13 (22.41%) Assembly Language
8 13 (22.41%) Firmware
8 13 (22.41%) Linux
9 11 (18.97%) Wireless
10 10 (17.24%) IC Design
10 10 (17.24%) Python
10 10 (17.24%) Degree
11 9 (15.52%) Embedded C++
12 8 (13.79%) UNIX
12 8 (13.79%) Digital Media
13 7 (12.07%) Validation
14 6 (10.34%) Aerospace
14 6 (10.34%) Embedded C
14 6 (10.34%) Perl
14 6 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
15 5 (8.62%) Electronic Design Automation
15 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
16 4 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
16 4 (6.90%) Benchmarking
16 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
16 4 (6.90%) Ethernet
16 4 (6.90%) Tcl

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 2 (3.45%) MS Office
1 2 (3.45%) Simulink
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Wireless
2 4 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (6.90%) Ethernet
3 3 (5.17%) 802.11
4 1 (1.72%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Big Data
General
1 15 (25.86%) Electronics
2 6 (10.34%) Aerospace
3 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (15.52%) Architect
1 9 (15.52%) Design Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) Software Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) Technical Leader
2 8 (13.79%) Hardware Architect
3 7 (12.07%) Firmware Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Embedded C Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Electronics Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Software Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) IC Design Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Designer
7 2 (3.45%) Verification Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) FPGA Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) FPGA Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (48.28%) VHDL
1 28 (48.28%) Verilog
2 24 (41.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 13 (22.41%) Firmware
4 8 (13.79%) Digital Media
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (5.17%) Cryptography
6 3 (5.17%) Device Driver
7 2 (3.45%) Open Source
7 2 (3.45%) Physics
7 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.45%) ASIC Verification
8 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.72%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.72%) Equities
8 1 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) UNIX
3 3 (5.17%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Windows
5 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Software Engineering
2 10 (17.24%) IC Design
3 7 (12.07%) Validation
4 5 (8.62%) Electronic Design Automation
5 4 (6.90%) Benchmarking
5 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.17%) Signal Processing
6 3 (5.17%) OO
6 3 (5.17%) OOD
6 3 (5.17%) TDD
7 1 (1.72%) Data Architecture
7 1 (1.72%) Master Data Management
7 1 (1.72%) Low Latency
7 1 (1.72%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 1 (1.72%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (1.72%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Architecture
7 1 (1.72%) Data Governance
7 1 (1.72%) Data Modelling
7 1 (1.72%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) C
2 26 (44.83%) C++
3 14 (24.14%) MATLAB
4 13 (22.41%) Assembly Language
5 10 (17.24%) Python
6 9 (15.52%) Embedded C++
7 6 (10.34%) Embedded C
7 6 (10.34%) Perl
8 4 (6.90%) Tcl
9 3 (5.17%) PowerHouse
10 2 (3.45%) C-shell
10 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Synopsys
2 2 (3.45%) Cadence
3 1 (1.72%) Altera
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) EMC
3 1 (1.72%) Magma
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Shares / Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago