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

Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 246 283
Rank change year-on-year -9 +37  
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.081% 0.088% 0.012%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.21% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Median salary £52,500 £41,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -34.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% -44.82%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2658 2849 3392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 43.11% 41.81% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2107 2385 2715
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

ASIC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

ASIC
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for ASIC in the East of England

ASIC
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cambridgeshire -7 5 £52,500 +40.00% 2
ASIC
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Python
1 11 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 11 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
1 11 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 11 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
1 11 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 11 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 11 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 6 (54.55%) SystemC
2 6 (54.55%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) LTE
2 6 (54.55%) FPGA Design
2 6 (54.55%) DVB
2 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 6 (54.55%) Verilog
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 5 (45.45%) Smartphone
3 5 (45.45%) OFDM
3 5 (45.45%) Internet of Things
3 5 (45.45%) Algorithms

ASIC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 11 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (54.55%) DVB
2 6 (54.55%) LTE
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 5 (45.45%) OFDM
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) ASIC Design Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) ASIC Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Design Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Digital Design Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) FPGA Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Senior ASIC Design Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Senior ASIC Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Design Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Senior FPGA Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) DSP Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) MATLAB Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 11 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (54.55%) SystemC
2 6 (54.55%) Verilog
3 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
3 5 (45.45%) Internet of Things
3 5 (45.45%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 11 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 11 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 6 (54.55%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) FPGA Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 11 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 70,000 to £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Posted: 5 days ago