The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integrated Circuit Design (IC Design)
Rank 870 842 881
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +39
Permanent jobs citing IC Design 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.004% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -40.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88099 80202 86245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 78.75% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 71608 66273 74087
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
IC Design
UK

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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IC Design 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 -4 2 - -
North West - 2 £47,500 -
IC Design
UK

IC Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (45.45%) Verilog
2 4 (36.36%) VHDL
2 4 (36.36%) Electronic Design Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) CAD
2 4 (36.36%) NFC
3 3 (27.27%) Tcl
3 3 (27.27%) ASIC
3 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
3 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (27.27%) BT
3 3 (27.27%) Electronics
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Bluetooth
3 3 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (27.27%) Cadence
4 2 (18.18%) Xilinx
4 2 (18.18%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Altera
4 2 (18.18%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 2 (18.18%) Synopsys
4 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel

IC Design
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (18.18%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) NFC
2 3 (27.27%) Bluetooth
2 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
3 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) DVB
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 3 (27.27%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Design Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IC Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior RF Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Verilog
2 4 (36.36%) VHDL
3 3 (27.27%) ASIC
3 3 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (18.18%) SystemC
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
5 1 (9.09%) IPTV
5 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) CAD
1 4 (36.36%) Electronic Design Automation
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) Tcl
2 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) BT
1 3 (27.27%) Cadence
2 2 (18.18%) Xilinx
2 2 (18.18%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (18.18%) Altera
2 2 (18.18%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 2 (18.18%) Synopsys
3 1 (9.09%) Huawei
South West England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago