The table below looks at the statistics for IC Design skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IC Design over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integrated Circuit Design (IC Design)
Rank 906 920 879
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -41
Permanent jobs citing IC Design 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.009% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £85,000 £55,250 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -44.75%
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £55,250 £100,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -44.75%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92422 99148 89123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.24% 82.05% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74819 79604 73112
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

IC Design
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IC Design Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IC Design
Salary Trend

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

IC Design Salary Trend in the UK

IC Design
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IC Design within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 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
England +21 2 £85,000 +53.84%
Bristol -2 1 - -
South West -24 1 - -
Kent - 1 £85,000 -
South East - 1 £85,000 -

IC Design
Top 12 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Verilog
2 1 (50.00%) Cadence
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Design Automation

IC Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 2 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
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%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cadence
Scotland
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago