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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 875 823 844
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +21
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 27 40 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.038% 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.071% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 40
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,700 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37966 34810 38744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.21% 32.84% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 30295 28577 32977
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 16 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 16 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 +8 21 £47,500 +31.03% 7
West Midlands +4 2 £45,000 +5.88%
North West -1 2 £60,000 +22.44%
South West -5 1 £60,000 - 3
South East -24 1 - -
ASIC
UK

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 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 37 (57.81%) C
2 32 (50.00%) VHDL
2 32 (50.00%) Verilog
3 29 (45.31%) C++
4 24 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 18 (28.13%) Electronics
6 17 (26.56%) MATLAB
7 16 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 14 (21.88%) Firmware
8 14 (21.88%) Assembly Language
8 14 (21.88%) Wireless
9 13 (20.31%) Linux
10 12 (18.75%) IC Design
10 12 (18.75%) Degree
11 10 (15.63%) Python
11 10 (15.63%) Digital Media
12 9 (14.06%) Embedded C++
13 8 (12.50%) UNIX
14 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
14 7 (10.94%) Validation
14 7 (10.94%) Perl
15 6 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
15 6 (9.38%) Embedded C
15 6 (9.38%) Aerospace
16 5 (7.81%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (7.81%) Electronic Design Automation
17 4 (6.25%) QA
17 4 (6.25%) Ethernet
17 4 (6.25%) Benchmarking
17 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.56%) Lync
1 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
1 2 (3.13%) Simulink
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) Wireless
2 5 (7.81%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (6.25%) Ethernet
4 3 (4.69%) 802.11
5 1 (1.56%) Internet
5 1 (1.56%) VPN
5 1 (1.56%) DNS
5 1 (1.56%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.56%) LAN
5 1 (1.56%) WLAN
5 1 (1.56%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Big Data
General
1 18 (28.13%) Electronics
2 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.38%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Architect
2 10 (15.63%) Design Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) Hardware Architect
2 10 (15.63%) Technical Leader
3 8 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Firmware Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Embedded C Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) IC Design Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Software Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Verification Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Designer
8 2 (3.13%) FPGA Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) FPGA Design Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (50.00%) VHDL
1 32 (50.00%) Verilog
2 24 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 14 (21.88%) Firmware
4 10 (15.63%) Digital Media
5 6 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.69%) Cryptography
6 3 (4.69%) Device Driver
7 2 (3.13%) Open Source
7 2 (3.13%) ASIC Verification
7 2 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.56%) Equities
8 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.56%) Physics
8 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Linux
2 8 (12.50%) UNIX
3 3 (4.69%) Android
4 2 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Windows
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (18.75%) IC Design
3 7 (10.94%) Validation
4 5 (7.81%) Electronic Design Automation
5 4 (6.25%) Benchmarking
5 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.69%) OO
6 3 (4.69%) OOD
6 3 (4.69%) TDD
6 3 (4.69%) Signal Processing
7 1 (1.56%) Data Modelling
7 1 (1.56%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (1.56%) Data Management
7 1 (1.56%) Migration
7 1 (1.56%) Data Architecture
7 1 (1.56%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (1.56%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.56%) Master Data Management
7 1 (1.56%) Low Latency
7 1 (1.56%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) C
2 29 (45.31%) C++
3 17 (26.56%) MATLAB
4 14 (21.88%) Assembly Language
5 10 (15.63%) Python
6 9 (14.06%) Embedded C++
7 7 (10.94%) Perl
8 6 (9.38%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.69%) PowerHouse
9 3 (4.69%) Tcl
10 2 (3.13%) C-shell
10 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) PhD
3 1 (1.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) Synopsys
1 2 (3.13%) Cadence
1 2 (3.13%) EMC
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.56%) Apple
2 1 (1.56%) Altera
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