Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OrCAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OrCAD over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cadence Design Systems OrCAD
UK > England
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1132 1105 1236
Rank change year-on-year -27 +131 -9
Permanent jobs citing OrCAD 34 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.018% 0.012%
As % of the Applications category 0.24% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 21
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.88% +18.46%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,450 £28,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +16.88% +18.46%

OrCAD is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 13,979 14,016 18,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.42% 8.69% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11,050 11,376 15,260
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,625 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,775 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +7.14%

OrCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OrCAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OrCAD in England

OrCAD
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for OrCAD in England

OrCAD
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OrCAD in England over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for OrCAD in England

OrCAD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OrCAD within the England region over the 6 months to 22 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -8 17 £45,000 - 3
South West -6 7 £52,500 +31.25% 1
North of England - 7 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 -
East of England -23 3 £33,750 -32.50% 1
North East - 2 - -
OrCAD
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing OrCAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for OrCAD.

1 34 (100.00%) Electronics
2 27 (79.41%) EMC
3 15 (44.12%) Schematic Capture
4 13 (38.24%) Manufacturing
5 12 (35.29%) Aerospace
5 12 (35.29%) Degree
6 9 (26.47%) NFC
6 9 (26.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (26.47%) Automotive
6 9 (26.47%) Wireless
6 9 (26.47%) Firmware
7 8 (23.53%) C
7 8 (23.53%) Validation
8 7 (20.59%) System Testing
9 6 (17.65%) C++
9 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
9 6 (17.65%) FPGA Design
10 5 (14.71%) RS-232
11 4 (11.76%) ECSS
11 4 (11.76%) Wideband
11 4 (11.76%) DO-160
11 4 (11.76%) Digital Signal Processing
11 4 (11.76%) Signal Processing
11 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
11 4 (11.76%) CAN bus
11 4 (11.76%) Avionics
11 4 (11.76%) UML
11 4 (11.76%) Cadence
11 4 (11.76%) CAD
11 4 (11.76%) MATLAB

OrCAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Simulink
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) NFC
1 9 (26.47%) Wireless
2 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
3 5 (14.71%) RS-232
4 4 (11.76%) Wideband
5 2 (5.88%) Broadband
General
1 34 (100.00%) Electronics
2 13 (38.24%) Manufacturing
3 12 (35.29%) Aerospace
4 9 (26.47%) Automotive
5 4 (11.76%) Avionics
6 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Electronics Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) Design Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) PCB Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Analogue Design Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Digital Design Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Lead Electronics Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) PCB Design Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) RF Design Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) RF Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (11.76%) CAN bus
3 3 (8.82%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) CPLD
5 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Schematic Capture
2 8 (23.53%) Validation
3 7 (20.59%) System Testing
4 6 (17.65%) FPGA Design
5 4 (11.76%) CAD
5 4 (11.76%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Prototyping
5 4 (11.76%) Signal Processing
5 4 (11.76%) UML
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Image Processing
6 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (2.94%) FMEA
7 1 (2.94%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C
2 6 (17.65%) C++
3 4 (11.76%) MATLAB
4 3 (8.82%) Embedded C
4 3 (8.82%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) VB
5 1 (2.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) DO-160
1 4 (11.76%) ECSS
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) EMC
2 4 (11.76%) Cadence
3 2 (5.88%) Intel
3 2 (5.88%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (5.88%) Xilinx
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft