The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
UK / England
Rank 819 882 913
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +31
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 14 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.018% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.044% 0.043% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 15
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £100,000 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
32016 39882 39985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.69% 42.64% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26256 32451 32678
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing ASIC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

ASIC Salary Histogram in England

ASIC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
East of England +19 5 £52,500 -4.54% 1
West Midlands - 5 £50,000 -
East Midlands +14 4 £45,000 +20.00%
ASIC
UK

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 26 (63.41%) C
2 25 (60.98%) Verilog
3 20 (48.78%) C++
3 20 (48.78%) MATLAB
4 19 (46.34%) Video Processing
5 18 (43.90%) VHDL
6 17 (41.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 16 (39.02%) Signal Processing
7 16 (39.02%) Algorithms
8 15 (36.59%) Degree
9 13 (31.71%) PhD
10 12 (29.27%) Python
11 11 (26.83%) Tcl
12 10 (24.39%) Code Coverage
12 10 (24.39%) Synopsys
13 8 (19.51%) Electronics
13 8 (19.51%) Perl
14 7 (17.07%) Linux
14 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
15 6 (14.63%) Computer Vision
16 5 (12.20%) FPGA Design
16 5 (12.20%) RS-485
16 5 (12.20%) Firmware
16 5 (12.20%) EMC
16 5 (12.20%) Windows
16 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
16 5 (12.20%) C#
17 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
17 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
17 3 (7.32%) Electronic Trading

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (7.32%) Simulink
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
2 5 (12.20%) RS-485
3 3 (7.32%) HTTP
3 3 (7.32%) HTTPS
3 3 (7.32%) LAN
3 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.32%) VPN
3 3 (7.32%) WAN
4 2 (4.88%) Gigabit Ethernet
General
1 8 (19.51%) Electronics
2 3 (7.32%) Back Office
2 3 (7.32%) Front Office
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Hardware Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) ASIC Design Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) ASIC Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Verification Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) C++ Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Design Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Designer
5 3 (7.32%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Hardware Verification Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) C Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior C Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (60.98%) Verilog
2 18 (43.90%) VHDL
3 17 (41.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 16 (39.02%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (7.32%) Neural Network
6 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.88%) SystemC
7 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Video Processing
2 16 (39.02%) Signal Processing
3 10 (24.39%) Code Coverage
4 6 (14.63%) Computer Vision
5 5 (12.20%) FPGA Design
6 3 (7.32%) Coaching
6 3 (7.32%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (7.32%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (7.32%) High-Frequency Trading
6 3 (7.32%) Image Processing
6 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.32%) Low Latency
6 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
6 3 (7.32%) Prototyping
6 3 (7.32%) Schematic Capture
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) C
2 20 (48.78%) C++
2 20 (48.78%) MATLAB
3 12 (29.27%) Python
4 11 (26.83%) Tcl
5 8 (19.51%) Perl
6 5 (12.20%) C#
6 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded C
7 3 (7.32%) SQL
8 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Degree
2 13 (31.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (2.44%) EMIR
1 1 (2.44%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Synopsys
2 5 (12.20%) EMC
3 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco
3 3 (7.32%) Juniper
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
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