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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Rank 871 930 950
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +20
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 25 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.015% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.065% 0.035% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 8
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +17.07%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £62,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +21.95%
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
38204 42949 43915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.62% 41.73% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31676 34350 34976
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +11 11 £40,000 -
South West +27 8 £60,000 -4.00%
East of England +35 5 £37,500 -40.00% 1
London +40 1 £82,500 +43.47%
ASIC
UK

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 25 (64.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 20 (51.28%) MATLAB
2 20 (51.28%) Signal Processing
3 19 (48.72%) Algorithms
3 19 (48.72%) PhD
3 19 (48.72%) Degree
3 19 (48.72%) Video Processing
4 16 (41.03%) Synopsys
4 16 (41.03%) VHDL
5 15 (38.46%) C
5 15 (38.46%) Python
6 11 (28.21%) Code Coverage
6 11 (28.21%) Verilog
7 10 (25.64%) C++
8 9 (23.08%) Perl
9 8 (20.51%) Cisco
9 8 (20.51%) Juniper
9 8 (20.51%) Tcl
9 8 (20.51%) Image Processing
9 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
9 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
9 8 (20.51%) Low Latency
10 7 (17.95%) Network Architecture
10 7 (17.95%) Electronic Trading
11 6 (15.38%) Front Office
11 6 (15.38%) Firmware
11 6 (15.38%) LAN
11 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
12 5 (12.82%) VPN
12 5 (12.82%) HTTPS

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 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) LAN
1 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.82%) HTTP
2 5 (12.82%) HTTPS
2 5 (12.82%) VPN
2 5 (12.82%) WAN
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.56%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.56%) DHCP
4 1 (2.56%) SNMP
4 1 (2.56%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) RequisitePro
General
1 6 (15.38%) Front Office
2 5 (12.82%) Back Office
2 5 (12.82%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) ASIC Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) ASIC Design Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Hardware Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Network Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Customer Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) SOC Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Bluetooth Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Electronics Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Report Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Software Project Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (64.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 19 (48.72%) Algorithms
3 16 (41.03%) VHDL
4 11 (28.21%) Verilog
5 5 (12.82%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (12.82%) SystemC
6 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.56%) User Experience
7 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Signal Processing
2 19 (48.72%) Video Processing
3 11 (28.21%) Code Coverage
4 8 (20.51%) Image Processing
4 8 (20.51%) Low Latency
5 7 (17.95%) Electronic Trading
5 7 (17.95%) Network Architecture
6 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
6 5 (12.82%) Power Management
7 3 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (7.69%) Product Management
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.56%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.56%) OO
8 1 (2.56%) OOD
8 1 (2.56%) Speech Recognition
8 1 (2.56%) UML
8 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) MATLAB
2 15 (38.46%) C
2 15 (38.46%) Python
3 10 (25.64%) C++
4 9 (23.08%) Perl
5 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
5 8 (20.51%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Degree
1 19 (48.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (2.56%) EMIR
1 1 (2.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Synopsys
2 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco
2 8 (20.51%) Juniper
3 5 (12.82%) Cadence
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Panasonic
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