Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ASIC over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 140 160
Rank change year-on-year -21 +20 +5
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 17 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.56% 0.31% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.58% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 2
Cambridge median annual salary £77,500 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.16% -2.56% -30.36%
10th Percentile £73,125 £40,000 £36,125
90th Percentile £81,250 £65,000 £60,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £77,500 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +63.16% -2.56% -30.36%

ASIC is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1737 1197 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 57.31% 52.43% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 969 1134
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%

ASIC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing ASIC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for ASIC in Cambridge

ASIC
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ASIC in Cambridge.

Salary trend for ASIC in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing ASIC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (88.24%) C
3 14 (82.35%) Firmware
4 3 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Qt
5 2 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) POSIX
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) STL
5 2 (11.76%) UML
5 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.88%) Electronics
6 1 (5.88%) VHDL
6 1 (5.88%) Verilog
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (5.88%) Signal Processing
6 1 (5.88%) Robotics

ASIC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Principal Engineer
1 14 (82.35%) Principal Systems Engineer
1 14 (82.35%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) C++ Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Principal Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Software Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Control Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) HTML5
1 2 (11.76%) POSIX
1 2 (11.76%) Qt
1 2 (11.76%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (5.88%) Robotics
2 1 (5.88%) Verilog
2 1 (5.88%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
1 2 (11.76%) OOP
1 2 (11.76%) SDLC
1 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
1 2 (11.76%) UML
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (5.88%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (88.24%) C
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
4 1 (5.88%) Python
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Firmware