The table below looks at the statistics for IC Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IC Design over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6152 5427 5819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.71% 79.08% 78.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4962 4599 5024
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 the North West

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

IC Design Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IC Design
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IC Design Salary Trend in the North West

IC Design
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Tcl
1 2 (100.00%) ASIC
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Verilog
1 2 (100.00%) Cadence
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Altera
1 2 (100.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 2 (100.00%) Synopsys
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) SystemC

IC Design
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) ASIC
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Verilog
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Tcl
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cadence
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Altera
1 2 (100.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 2 (100.00%) Synopsys