The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 841 884 942
Rank change year-on-year +43 +58  
Permanent jobs citing ASIC 16 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.027% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.065% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 6
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £87,500
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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34953 38490 42789
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 42.27% 41.62% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27451 31966 34479
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

ASIC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

ASIC
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for ASIC in England

ASIC
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ASIC in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ASIC in England

ASIC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London - 9 £70,000 -
East of England -1 5 £52,500 +27.27% 1
South East - 2 £57,500 - 1
ASIC
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 17 (62.96%) C
2 16 (59.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 13 (48.15%) Python
4 12 (44.44%) C++
4 12 (44.44%) MATLAB
5 11 (40.74%) Bluetooth
5 11 (40.74%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (40.74%) Wireless
5 11 (40.74%) Verilog
5 11 (40.74%) Degree
5 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
5 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
5 11 (40.74%) Digital Signal Processing
5 11 (40.74%) Signal Processing
6 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 8 (29.63%) Linux
7 7 (25.93%) Firmware
7 7 (25.93%) Electronics
7 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
7 7 (25.93%) EMIR
8 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
8 6 (22.22%) Internet of Things
8 6 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) FPGA Design
8 6 (22.22%) SystemC
8 6 (22.22%) LTE
8 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) Internet
8 6 (22.22%) DVB
9 5 (18.52%) TDD

ASIC
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Bluetooth
1 11 (40.74%) Wi-Fi
1 11 (40.74%) Wireless
2 6 (22.22%) DVB
2 6 (22.22%) Internet
2 6 (22.22%) LTE
3 5 (18.52%) OFDM
4 4 (14.81%) Ethernet
4 4 (14.81%) RS-485
5 1 (3.70%) RFID
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
1 4 (14.81%) JUnit
1 4 (14.81%) Maven
1 4 (14.81%) Spock
2 1 (3.70%) GDB
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.93%) Electronics
1 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Back Office
3 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) FPGA Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) ASIC Design Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) ASIC Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Design Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Digital Design Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior ASIC Design Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior ASIC Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Design Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior FPGA Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) DSP Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) MATLAB Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Hardware Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
1 4 (14.81%) FpML
1 4 (14.81%) Gherkin
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
1 4 (14.81%) HTML5
1 4 (14.81%) JMS
1 4 (14.81%) jQuery
1 4 (14.81%) Node.js
1 4 (14.81%) REST
1 4 (14.81%) SOAP
1 4 (14.81%) Spring
1 4 (14.81%) XML
1 4 (14.81%) XSLT
2 1 (3.70%) Flash
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 11 (40.74%) Verilog
3 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
3 6 (22.22%) Internet of Things
3 6 (22.22%) SystemC
4 5 (18.52%) Smartphone
4 5 (18.52%) VHDL
5 3 (11.11%) DTCC
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (7.41%) Fintech
6 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (7.41%) User Experience
7 1 (3.70%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Digital Signal Processing
1 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
1 11 (40.74%) Signal Processing
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) FPGA Design
3 5 (18.52%) BDD
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) CAD
4 2 (7.41%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (7.41%) Product Management
4 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
4 2 (7.41%) Requirements Management
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Validation
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Power Management
5 1 (3.70%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) C
2 13 (48.15%) Python
3 12 (44.44%) C++
3 12 (44.44%) MATLAB
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.81%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
7 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) EMIR
2 3 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (11.11%) MiFID
3 2 (7.41%) PMO
4 1 (3.70%) JTAG
4 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) EMC
2 1 (3.70%) Cadence
2 1 (3.70%) Mentor Graphics
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