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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cadence products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cadence over the 6 months to 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cadence Design Systems.

Cadence
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 791 866 578
Rank change year-on-year +75 -288 +425
Permanent jobs citing Cadence 463 145 219
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.33% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 126 68 38
10th Percentile £42,500 £34,025 £43,750
25th Percentile £46,375 £45,625 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,250 £56,250 £58,750
Median % change year-on-year +8.89% -4.26% -6.00%
75th Percentile £89,750 £79,375 £70,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £97,500 £100,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% -

Cadence is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 67,222 43,883 26,386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.36% 38.49% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 34,005 29,478 20,463
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,750 £30,750
25th Percentile £40,750 £39,000 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% -3.16% +5.56%

Cadence
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cadence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cadence in the UK

Cadence
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cadence.

Salary trend for Cadence in the UK

Cadence
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cadence over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Cadence in the UK

Cadence
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cadence within the UK over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England +59 410 £61,250 -5.77% 67
London -62 219 £84,232 +20.33% 13
Work from Home -53 211 £82,500 +65.00% 25
UK excluding London +41 196 £50,000 -4.76% 62
South East -3 81 £50,000 - 15
Midlands +7 58 £49,000 -14.78% 8
West Midlands -7 45 £49,000 -2.00% 6
North of England -46 25 £66,250 +3.92% 5
North West -42 17 £36,375 -30.71% 3
East of England -54 15 - - 24
East Midlands -1 13 £50,000 -18.37% 2
South West -14 11 £49,723 -17.13% 1
Yorkshire -19 7 £75,500 +0.67% 2
Scotland -36 4 £45,000 -28.00% 8
Wales - 2 - - 1
North East -11 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, IT jobs citing Cadence 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 with a requirement for Cadence.

1 180 (38.88%) Social Skills
2 146 (31.53%) Agile
3 132 (28.51%) React
4 108 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 103 (22.25%) Software Engineering
6 95 (20.52%) AWS
7 85 (18.36%) SQL
8 84 (18.14%) Full Stack Development
9 79 (17.06%) GraphQL
9 79 (17.06%) Analytics
9 79 (17.06%) User Experience
10 78 (16.85%) Microsoft
11 74 (15.98%) Degree
12 71 (15.33%) Python
12 71 (15.33%) Analytical Skills
12 71 (15.33%) Mentoring
12 71 (15.33%) DevOps
13 70 (15.12%) Kubernetes
14 69 (14.90%) Scrum
15 68 (14.69%) Product Roadmap
16 67 (14.47%) Azure
17 64 (13.82%) Docker
17 64 (13.82%) Problem-Solving
18 63 (13.61%) Project Management
19 61 (13.17%) Java
20 59 (12.74%) Node.js
21 58 (12.53%) Marketing
22 56 (12.10%) Microservices
23 55 (11.88%) CI/CD
24 54 (11.66%) Decision-Making

Cadence
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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (4.10%) Apache
2 14 (3.02%) Apache Spark
3 13 (2.81%) Confluence
3 13 (2.81%) IBM Domino
4 7 (1.51%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.51%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.43%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.43%) Appian
5 2 (0.43%) JBoss
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.22%) Ethereum
6 1 (0.22%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (8.21%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (4.54%) Adobe XD
2 21 (4.54%) InVision
2 21 (4.54%) Marvel
2 21 (4.54%) Sketch
3 10 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.73%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.51%) CATIA
5 7 (1.51%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.43%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.43%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 95 (20.52%) AWS
2 67 (14.47%) Azure
3 36 (7.78%) Amazon S3
4 27 (5.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 24 (5.18%) Serverless
6 22 (4.75%) Azure DevOps
7 21 (4.54%) Canva
7 21 (4.54%) Figma
7 21 (4.54%) Power Platform
7 21 (4.54%) Typeform
8 20 (4.32%) GCP
8 20 (4.32%) GitHub
9 14 (3.02%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 13 (2.81%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 12 (2.59%) NuGet
12 11 (2.38%) npm
12 11 (2.38%) SaaS
13 10 (2.16%) Google Container Engine
13 10 (2.16%) Google Kubernetes Engine
13 10 (2.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.02%) Firewall
2 10 (2.16%) VPN
3 9 (1.94%) Internet
4 5 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.08%) Wireless
5 4 (0.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.99%) PostgreSQL
2 34 (7.34%) Redis
3 27 (5.83%) Amazon Aurora
3 27 (5.83%) Amazon RDS
4 25 (5.40%) NoSQL
5 24 (5.18%) SQL Server
6 20 (4.32%) Power BI
7 18 (3.89%) Big Data
8 17 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (3.24%) Azure SQL Database
10 14 (3.02%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 14 (3.02%) MySQL
11 13 (2.81%) Data Lake
12 10 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (1.73%) DynamoDB
14 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.65%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.65%) Relational Database
16 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
16 2 (0.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 38 (8.21%) JIRA
2 34 (7.34%) GitLab
3 28 (6.05%) Jenkins
4 27 (5.83%) Cypress.io
5 12 (2.59%) Maven
6 10 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (2.16%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.94%) CircleCI
7 9 (1.94%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.51%) SonarQube
8 7 (1.51%) Spinnaker
9 6 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (0.86%) JMeter
10 4 (0.86%) Selenium
11 3 (0.65%) NeoLoad
11 3 (0.65%) Postman
12 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.43%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 180 (38.88%) Social Skills
2 71 (15.33%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (12.53%) Marketing
4 54 (11.66%) Automotive
5 51 (11.02%) Finance
6 31 (6.70%) Presentation Skills
7 28 (6.05%) Games
7 28 (6.05%) Influencing Skills
8 27 (5.83%) Banking
8 27 (5.83%) Tech for Good
9 19 (4.10%) Electronics
9 19 (4.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 16 (3.46%) Manufacturing
11 12 (2.59%) Legal
12 10 (2.16%) Retail
13 8 (1.73%) Back Office
14 6 (1.30%) Law
15 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (8.64%) Software Engineer
2 37 (7.99%) Analyst
3 28 (6.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 27 (5.83%) Developer
5 26 (5.62%) Development Manager
6 24 (5.18%) User Experience Researcher
7 23 (4.97%) Business Manager
8 22 (4.75%) Software Manager
9 17 (3.67%) Senior Software Engineer
9 17 (3.67%) Software Development Manager
10 16 (3.46%) Architect
10 16 (3.46%) Engineering Manager
11 15 (3.24%) Data Architect
12 14 (3.02%) Data Analyst
12 14 (3.02%) Project Manager
12 14 (3.02%) Senior User Experience Researcher
12 14 (3.02%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (3.02%) Supply Chain Analyst
13 13 (2.81%) Big Data Architect
13 13 (2.81%) Big Data Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (28.51%) React
2 79 (17.06%) GraphQL
3 59 (12.74%) Node.js
4 43 (9.29%) React Native
5 37 (7.99%) Jest
6 36 (7.78%) REST
7 35 (7.56%) .NET
7 35 (7.56%) Redux
8 27 (5.83%) Django
8 27 (5.83%) Flask
9 22 (4.75%) Kafka
10 21 (4.54%) AngularJS
10 21 (4.54%) CSS
11 20 (4.32%) HTML
12 15 (3.24%) Web Services
13 12 (2.59%) Spring
14 10 (2.16%) JSON
14 10 (2.16%) Ruby on Rails
14 10 (2.16%) Velocity
14 10 (2.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (17.06%) User Experience
2 24 (5.18%) Self-Motivation
2 24 (5.18%) Virtual Team
3 18 (3.89%) Cloud Native
4 15 (3.24%) Life Science
4 15 (3.24%) Public Cloud
5 14 (3.02%) Educational Technology
6 13 (2.81%) Analogue Electronics
7 11 (2.38%) ASIC
7 11 (2.38%) Verilog
8 10 (2.16%) Hackathon
8 10 (2.16%) Hedge funds
8 10 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.16%) NHS
8 10 (2.16%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.51%) Digital Wallet
9 7 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.51%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (0.86%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.83%) Windows
2 20 (4.32%) Linux
3 10 (2.16%) Mac OS X
4 4 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.43%) Android
5 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (31.53%) Agile
2 103 (22.25%) Software Engineering
3 84 (18.14%) Full Stack Development
4 79 (17.06%) Analytics
5 71 (15.33%) DevOps
5 71 (15.33%) Mentoring
6 69 (14.90%) Scrum
7 68 (14.69%) Product Roadmap
8 64 (13.82%) Problem-Solving
9 63 (13.61%) Project Management
10 56 (12.10%) Microservices
11 55 (11.88%) CI/CD
12 54 (11.66%) Decision-Making
13 53 (11.45%) Business Case
14 45 (9.72%) Data Visualisation
14 45 (9.72%) User Research
14 45 (9.72%) Validation
14 45 (9.72%) Visualisation
15 44 (9.50%) Continuous Improvement
15 44 (9.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 108 (23.33%) JavaScript
2 85 (18.36%) SQL
3 71 (15.33%) Python
4 61 (13.17%) Java
5 52 (11.23%) TypeScript
6 36 (7.78%) Go
7 32 (6.91%) C#
8 19 (4.10%) Ruby
9 16 (3.46%) C
10 12 (2.59%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.38%) Bash
12 7 (1.51%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.30%) SystemVerilog
14 5 (1.08%) Elm
14 5 (1.08%) R
15 3 (0.65%) PHP
15 3 (0.65%) Scala
16 2 (0.43%) Cypher
16 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.43%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 74 (15.98%) Degree
2 11 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.73%) AWS Certification
3 8 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.73%) Numerate Degree
3 8 (1.73%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.86%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.86%) PMP
5 2 (0.43%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.43%) PhD
6 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.94%) QA
2 26 (5.62%) Data Quality
3 18 (3.89%) PMO
4 16 (3.46%) Accessibility
5 6 (1.30%) Section 508
6 4 (0.86%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.43%) GDPR
8 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.22%) NIST
8 1 (0.22%) RosettaNet
8 1 (0.22%) SLA
8 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 64 (13.82%) Docker
2 4 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) Firmware
3 1 (0.22%) NFS
3 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 70 (15.12%) Kubernetes
2 35 (7.56%) Terraform
3 29 (6.26%) Grafana
3 29 (6.26%) Prometheus
4 9 (1.94%) Istio
5 8 (1.73%) Ansible
6 2 (0.43%) Kibana
6 2 (0.43%) logstash
7 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (16.85%) Microsoft
2 38 (8.21%) Google
3 25 (5.40%) IBM
4 23 (4.97%) Adobe
5 17 (3.67%) Oracle
6 14 (3.02%) Databricks
6 14 (3.02%) EMC
6 14 (3.02%) Facebook
7 13 (2.81%) MicroStrategy
8 11 (2.38%) Synopsys
9 8 (1.73%) Apple
10 7 (1.51%) Kount
10 7 (1.51%) PayPal
10 7 (1.51%) Plaid
10 7 (1.51%) Recurly
10 7 (1.51%) TrueLayer
11 5 (1.08%) FIS
12 4 (0.86%) Planview
12 4 (0.86%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.86%) Sun