The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integrated Circuit Design (IC Design)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 887 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing IC Design 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.004% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 - -

IC Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79998 87554 96376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64425 73206 78779
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

IC Design
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing IC Design as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for IC Design in the UK

IC Design
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IC Design in the UK

IC Design
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IC Design 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
England - 3 £62,500 -
Fareham - 2 £62,500 -
South East - 2 £62,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £62,500 -
London - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for IC Design.

1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (100.00%) Cadence
2 2 (66.67%) AWK
2 2 (66.67%) Verilog
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (33.33%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Power Management
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping

IC Design
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 1 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analogue IC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analogue Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analogue IC Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IC Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analogue Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Verilog
2 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) Power Management
1 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
1 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (66.67%) AWK
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cadence
2 1 (33.33%) Mentor Graphics