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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integrated Circuit Design (IC Design)
Rank 869 889 852
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -37
Permanent jobs citing IC Design 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.001% 0.007%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.001% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £80,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 - £50,000
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
87922 88883 81219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.05% 82.87% 81.70%
Number of salaries quoted 73260 71561 67147
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015. 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 +12 4 £80,000 - 4
London - 2 - -
IC Design
UK

IC Design
Top 12 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) Physics
2 2 (33.33%) PhD
2 2 (33.33%) ASIC
2 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) VHDL
2 2 (33.33%) Verilog
2 2 (33.33%) Cadence
2 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

IC Design
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Design Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Design Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) IC Design Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) ASIC Design Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Design Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) ASIC
1 2 (33.33%) VHDL
1 2 (33.33%) Verilog
1 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (33.33%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cadence
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago