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 25 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 862 823 822
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -1
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 12 22 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.022% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.034% 0.065% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 50
Average salary £61,250 £60,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £76,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +60.00%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34783 33702 37066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.76% 33.09% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27858 27502 31626
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 25 July 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 25 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
East of England -7 8 £77,500 +29.16%
North West +1 2 £47,500 -15.17%
South East -15 1 £50,000 -16.66% 3
London -45 1 - - 1
ASIC
UK

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 24 (68.57%) C
2 21 (60.00%) C++
3 15 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
4 13 (37.14%) Verilog
5 12 (34.29%) Linux
5 12 (34.29%) Firmware
6 11 (31.43%) VHDL
7 9 (25.71%) Python
8 8 (22.86%) Embedded C++
8 8 (22.86%) Assembly Language
9 7 (20.00%) Electronics
9 7 (20.00%) Degree
9 7 (20.00%) Synopsys
10 6 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
10 6 (17.14%) Perl
11 5 (14.29%) OO
11 5 (14.29%) UNIX
11 5 (14.29%) Embedded C
12 4 (11.43%) Multithreading
12 4 (11.43%) Open Source
12 4 (11.43%) Cadence
12 4 (11.43%) Electronic Design Automation
12 4 (11.43%) Tcl
12 4 (11.43%) Benchmarking
12 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
13 3 (8.57%) OOD
13 3 (8.57%) PowerHouse
13 3 (8.57%) 802.11

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (5.71%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.57%) 802.11
3 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (8.57%) Wireless
4 2 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.86%) InfiniBand
5 1 (2.86%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) GDB
General
1 7 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
1 5 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
1 5 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 5 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 5 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Verification Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Software Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Chief Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) STL
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 13 (37.14%) Verilog
3 12 (34.29%) Firmware
4 11 (31.43%) VHDL
5 6 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (11.43%) Open Source
7 3 (8.57%) Cryptography
7 3 (8.57%) Device Driver
8 2 (5.71%) ASIC Verification
8 2 (5.71%) SystemC
8 2 (5.71%) Physics
8 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
9 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
9 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
9 1 (2.86%) IPTV
9 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.86%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) UNIX
3 3 (8.57%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Android
4 2 (5.71%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
2 5 (14.29%) OO
3 4 (11.43%) Benchmarking
3 4 (11.43%) Electronic Design Automation
3 4 (11.43%) Multithreading
4 3 (8.57%) Signal Processing
4 3 (8.57%) IC Design
4 3 (8.57%) TDD
4 3 (8.57%) OOD
5 2 (5.71%) Validation
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Data Management
6 1 (2.86%) CAD
6 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.86%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.86%) Master Data Management
6 1 (2.86%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) C
2 21 (60.00%) C++
3 9 (25.71%) Python
4 8 (22.86%) Embedded C++
4 8 (22.86%) Assembly Language
5 6 (17.14%) Perl
6 5 (14.29%) Embedded C
7 4 (11.43%) Tcl
8 3 (8.57%) PowerHouse
8 3 (8.57%) MATLAB
8 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) JTAG
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Synopsys
2 4 (11.43%) Cadence
3 2 (5.71%) Magma
3 2 (5.71%) Xilinx
3 2 (5.71%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (5.71%) Altera
3 2 (5.71%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 1 (2.86%) Intel
4 1 (2.86%) Huawei
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Posted: 8 days ago
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