The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 134 128
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6  
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.35% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.33% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -12.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -33.33%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 780 918 920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 45.09% 41.98% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 585 677 734
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

ASIC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing ASIC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for ASIC in Cambridgeshire

ASIC
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for ASIC in Cambridgeshire

ASIC
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 6 £45,000 -18.18%
ASIC
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (84.62%) Python
3 9 (69.23%) Verilog
4 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
4 8 (61.54%) MATLAB
4 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
4 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 8 (61.54%) Digital Signal Processing
4 8 (61.54%) Signal Processing
5 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
5 6 (46.15%) LTE
5 6 (46.15%) Embedded Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) SystemC
5 6 (46.15%) FPGA Design
5 6 (46.15%) Bluetooth
5 6 (46.15%) DVB
5 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (46.15%) Wireless
5 6 (46.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (23.08%) Neural Network
6 3 (23.08%) Tcl
6 3 (23.08%) Perl
6 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Vision
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Coaching
6 3 (23.08%) Video Processing
7 2 (15.38%) Schematic Capture
7 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems

ASIC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Bluetooth
1 6 (46.15%) DVB
1 6 (46.15%) LTE
1 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (46.15%) Wireless
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) ASIC Design Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) ASIC Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Design Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Digital Design Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) FPGA Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Senior ASIC Design Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Senior ASIC Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Design Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Senior FPGA Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Hardware Verification Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Verification Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Verilog
2 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
3 6 (46.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (46.15%) SystemC
4 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Digital Signal Processing
1 8 (61.54%) Signal Processing
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) FPGA Design
2 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Coaching
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Vision
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Neural Network
3 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
3 3 (23.08%) Video Processing
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (84.62%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) MATLAB
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) Tcl
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft