The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Synopsys products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Synopsys over the 3 months to 28 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 Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Synopsys, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synopsys
Rank 909 881 890
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +9
Permanent jobs citing Synopsys 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.007% 0.002% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £47,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 - £37,500
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55331 52310 57014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.26% 48.10% 48.31%
Number of salaries quoted 44421 42789 48071
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Synopsys
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Synopsys within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Synopsys Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Synopsys
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Synopsys within the UK.

Synopsys Salary Trend in the UK

Synopsys
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Synopsys over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 within the UK.

Synopsys Salary Histogram in the UK

Synopsys
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Synopsys within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 4 £47,500 -
Cambridge -1 2 £57,500 -
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £57,500 -
East of England -12 2 £57,500 -
North West - 2 £47,500 -

Synopsys
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Synopsys 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 Synopsys.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) ASIC
1 7 (100.00%) VHDL
1 7 (100.00%) Verilog
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 4 (57.14%) Tcl
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Cadence
3 4 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (42.86%) Electronic Design Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) SAS
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) STL
5 2 (28.57%) IC Design
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Magma
5 2 (28.57%) Altera
5 2 (28.57%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (28.57%) SystemC
5 2 (28.57%) Xilinx
5 2 (28.57%) Mentor Graphics

Synopsys
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Synopsys 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 Synopsys. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) ASIC
1 7 (100.00%) VHDL
1 7 (100.00%) Verilog
2 4 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (28.57%) SystemC
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Electronic Design Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) IC Design
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 4 (57.14%) Tcl
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cadence
2 2 (28.57%) Magma
2 2 (28.57%) Altera
2 2 (28.57%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 2 (28.57%) Xilinx
2 2 (28.57%) Mentor Graphics