Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IC Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IC Design over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integrated Circuit Design (IC Design)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1126 1182 1259
Rank change year-on-year +56 +77 +39
Permanent jobs citing IC Design 22 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.013% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
England median annual salary £62,500 £54,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.74% -16.92% +36.84%
10th Percentile £58,750 £51,000 £50,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,000 £77,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £54,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +15.74% -16.92% +36.84%

IC Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 150254 159112 182385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.36% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119398 133448 151804
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%

IC Design
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing IC Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IC Design in England

IC Design
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IC Design in England

IC Design
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IC Design within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +30 13 - -
London - 7 - -
South East - 2 £62,500 -
IC Design
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing IC Design 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 IC Design.

1 11 (50.00%) CAD
1 11 (50.00%) Marketing
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (45.45%) Customer-Centricity
2 10 (45.45%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
3 9 (40.91%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) Validation
5 5 (22.73%) Physics
6 2 (9.09%) LabVIEW
6 2 (9.09%) QA
6 2 (9.09%) AWK
6 2 (9.09%) Verilog
6 2 (9.09%) Cadence
6 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
6 2 (9.09%) C
6 2 (9.09%) Perl
6 2 (9.09%) Tcl

IC Design
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 10 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (50.00%) Marketing
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analogue Design Engineer
1 11 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Analogue Design Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Design Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Team Leader
3 5 (22.73%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Analogue IC Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Analogue IC Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IC Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) RF Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) RF Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) RF IC Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior RF Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) CAD
2 10 (45.45%) Customer-Centricity
3 9 (40.91%) Project Management
3 9 (40.91%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) Validation
5 5 (22.73%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) AWK
1 2 (9.09%) C
1 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
1 2 (9.09%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Cadence