The table below looks at the statistics for IC Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IC Design over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integrated Circuit Design (IC Design)
Rank - 845 878
Permanent jobs citing IC Design 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.010% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £46,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.23%
UK excluding London average salary - £46,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year
- -30.56%
IC Design
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

IC Design
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IC Design across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

IC Design Jobs Demand Trend in England

IC Design
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IC Design across the England region.

IC Design Salary Trend in England

IC Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing IC Design 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 IC Design.

1 5 (71.43%) Verilog
2 4 (57.14%) VHDL
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) Electronic Design Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) Tcl
3 3 (42.86%) ASIC
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Cadence
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) SAS
4 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 2 (28.57%) Xilinx
4 2 (28.57%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Altera
4 2 (28.57%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 2 (28.57%) Synopsys
4 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (28.57%) SystemC
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) C-shell
5 1 (14.29%) Huawei
5 1 (14.29%) IPTV

IC Design
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing IC Design 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 IC Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
1 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (14.29%) DVB
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IC Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Verification Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Verilog
2 4 (57.14%) VHDL
3 3 (42.86%) ASIC
3 3 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (28.57%) SystemC
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
5 1 (14.29%) IPTV
5 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Electronic Design Automation
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) CAD
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Tcl
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cadence
2 2 (28.57%) Xilinx
2 2 (28.57%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (28.57%) Altera
2 2 (28.57%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 2 (28.57%) Synopsys
3 1 (14.29%) Huawei
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Competitive Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Salary + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago