The median annual salary for an ASIC Design Engineer was £65,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

ASIC Design Engineer
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 889 925 981
Rank change year-on-year +36 +56  
Permanent jobs requiring an ASIC Design Engineer 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.007% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £65,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.75% -  
UK excluding London median salary £65,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year +63.75% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

ASIC Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured ASIC Design Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for ASIC Design Engineer in the UK

ASIC Design Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ASIC Design Engineer in the UK

ASIC Design Engineer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASIC Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
Edinburgh - 1 £65,500 -
Scotland - 1 £65,500 -

ASIC Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, ASIC Design Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring ASIC Design Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) ASIC
2 6 (75.00%) FPGA Design
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) LTE
2 6 (75.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 6 (75.00%) Signal Processing
2 6 (75.00%) SystemC
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Verilog
2 6 (75.00%) Bluetooth
2 6 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (75.00%) DVB
2 6 (75.00%) MATLAB
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) PhD
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) CAD
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (25.00%) Cadence
3 2 (25.00%) Synopsys
3 2 (25.00%) Electronic Design Automation

ASIC Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (75.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (75.00%) DVB
1 6 (75.00%) LTE
1 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (75.00%) Wireless
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) ASIC
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (75.00%) SystemC
2 6 (75.00%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 6 (75.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) FPGA Design
1 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (75.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (25.00%) CAD
2 2 (25.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
1 6 (75.00%) C++
1 6 (75.00%) MATLAB
1 6 (75.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cadence
1 2 (25.00%) Synopsys