The first table below looks at the demand for Electronic Design Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronic Design Automation over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Design Automation (EDA)
Rank 243 241 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Design Automation 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.055% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.071% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -12.79%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5778 5651 5721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.19% 77.86% 76.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4597 4797 5028
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Electronic Design Automation
England

Electronic Design Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Design Automation across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Electronic Design Automation Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Electronic Design Automation
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Design Automation across the North West region.

Electronic Design Automation Salary Trend in the North West

Electronic Design Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Electronic Design Automation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Electronic Design Automation.

1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Tcl
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) VHDL
2 2 (50.00%) Verilog
2 2 (50.00%) Cadence
2 2 (50.00%) IC Design
2 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 2 (50.00%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (50.00%) Altera
2 2 (50.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 2 (50.00%) Synopsys
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) ASIC
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) SystemC
3 1 (25.00%) CAD
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Python

Electronic Design Automation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Electronic Design Automation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Electronic Design Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) ASIC
1 2 (50.00%) VHDL
1 2 (50.00%) Verilog
1 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (50.00%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) IC Design
1 2 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Tcl
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cadence
1 2 (50.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (50.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (50.00%) Altera
1 2 (50.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 2 (50.00%) Synopsys
2 1 (25.00%) SolidWorks