The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synopsys
Rank 929 929 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Synopsys 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.008% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.013% 0.016% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46373 50710 49747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.64% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37978 41612 39345
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 3 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 11 February 2016. 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 +18 6 £37,500 -37.50%
East Midlands +9 6 £37,500 -
Leicestershire - 6 £37,500 -

Synopsys
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) VHDL
1 12 (100.00%) Verilog
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) Signal Processing
3 7 (58.33%) ASIC
3 7 (58.33%) C
3 7 (58.33%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) Perl
3 7 (58.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) Tcl
3 7 (58.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (50.00%) Video Processing
5 5 (41.67%) Code Coverage
5 5 (41.67%) PhD
5 5 (41.67%) MATLAB
6 3 (25.00%) Cadence
7 2 (16.67%) Electronics
7 2 (16.67%) Validation
7 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (16.67%) Unix
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) Altera
7 2 (16.67%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 2 (16.67%) SystemC
7 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (16.67%) Xilinx
7 2 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Mathematics

Synopsys
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) ASIC Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) ASIC Design Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Hardware Verification Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate Validation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Verilog
1 12 (100.00%) VHDL
2 7 (58.33%) ASIC
2 7 (58.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) Physics
4 2 (16.67%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Signal Processing
2 6 (50.00%) Video Processing
3 5 (41.67%) Code Coverage
4 2 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) Perl
1 7 (58.33%) Python
1 7 (58.33%) Tcl
2 5 (41.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cadence
2 2 (16.67%) Altera
2 2 (16.67%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 2 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (16.67%) Xilinx