The table below looks at the statistics for IC Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IC Design over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integrated Circuit Design (IC Design)
Rank 235 230 224
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing IC Design 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.019% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.023% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £62,500 £79,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.13%
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +10.00%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4879 4392 4340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.32% 82.19% 78.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4084 3670 3843
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IC Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IC Design Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IC Design
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IC Design Salary Trend in the South West

IC Design
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IC Design within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Bristol - 1 - -
IC Design
England

IC Design
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) DSL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Verilog
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (50.00%) NFC
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the South 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) DSL
1 1 (50.00%) NFC
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IC Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware