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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 862 927 957
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +30
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 26 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.010% 0.012%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.068% 0.023% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 11
Median salary £40,000 £70,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +47.36%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £72,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-44.82% +52.63%
ASIC
UK

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
38309 42891 45916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.74% 41.38% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31789 34369 36876
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 Midlands +21 13 £40,000 -
South West - 7 £60,000 -
East of England +36 6 £41,250 -34.00% 2
ASIC
UK

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 21 (51.22%) Degree
2 21 (51.22%) MATLAB
2 21 (51.22%) Signal Processing
3 20 (48.78%) Algorithms
4 19 (46.34%) PhD
4 19 (46.34%) Video Processing
5 18 (43.90%) C
5 18 (43.90%) Python
6 15 (36.59%) Synopsys
6 15 (36.59%) VHDL
7 13 (31.71%) C++
8 12 (29.27%) Verilog
9 11 (26.83%) Perl
10 10 (24.39%) Code Coverage
11 9 (21.95%) Image Processing
11 9 (21.95%) Tcl
11 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
12 8 (19.51%) Firmware
13 7 (17.07%) Electronics
14 6 (14.63%) Cadence
14 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
14 6 (14.63%) Cisco
14 6 (14.63%) Juniper
14 6 (14.63%) Low Latency
15 5 (12.20%) Network Architecture
15 5 (12.20%) SystemC
15 5 (12.20%) Power Management
15 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
15 5 (12.20%) MS Excel

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 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) LAN
1 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.32%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) HTTPS
2 3 (7.32%) VPN
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) Bluetooth
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.88%) Wideband
4 1 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (2.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) RequisitePro
General
1 7 (17.07%) Electronics
2 4 (9.76%) Front Office
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) ASIC Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) ASIC Design Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Hardware Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Customer Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) SOC Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Design Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Bluetooth Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Digital Design Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Electronics Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Firmware Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 26 (63.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 20 (48.78%) Algorithms
3 15 (36.59%) VHDL
4 12 (29.27%) Verilog
5 5 (12.20%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (12.20%) SystemC
6 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
6 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
7 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (4.88%) User Experience
8 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Signal Processing
2 19 (46.34%) Video Processing
3 10 (24.39%) Code Coverage
4 9 (21.95%) Image Processing
5 6 (14.63%) Low Latency
6 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
6 5 (12.20%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (12.20%) Network Architecture
6 5 (12.20%) Power Management
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.32%) Product Management
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.88%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.88%) OO
8 2 (4.88%) OOD
8 2 (4.88%) Schematic Capture
8 2 (4.88%) Speech Recognition
9 1 (2.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) MATLAB
2 18 (43.90%) C
2 18 (43.90%) Python
3 13 (31.71%) C++
4 11 (26.83%) Perl
5 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
5 9 (21.95%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) Degree
2 19 (46.34%) PhD
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Synopsys
2 6 (14.63%) Cadence
2 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco
2 6 (14.63%) Juniper
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Panasonic
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago