Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 860 665 995
Rank change year-on-year -195 +330 +59
Permanent jobs citing Cadence 191 45 82
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.091% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 76 23 35
10th Percentile £35,856 " £39,038
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,250 £50,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -16.67% -8.40%
75th Percentile £75,625 £59,375 £79,375
90th Percentile £97,500 £73,000 £116,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%

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 49,573 19,313 57,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.03% 39.00% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 32,820 15,445 44,089
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 27 October 2021.

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 27 October 2021. 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
England -194 167 £65,000 +30.00% 56
London -176 94 £70,000 +30.23% 16
UK excluding London -183 82 £52,500 +5.00% 48
South East -125 42 £52,500 - 17
Work from Home -266 21 £50,000 -28.57% 10
Scotland - 11 £62,500 - 6
South West -93 10 £65,000 +30.00% 5
East of England -97 8 - - 12
North of England -122 6 £63,750 - 2
Midlands -136 4 £52,500 +10.53% 4
North East - 4 - - 1
West Midlands -99 3 £51,250 +7.89%
Yorkshire -103 1 £75,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £57,500 - 4
North West - 1 £52,500 - 1
Wales - 1 £40,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 48 (25.13%) Python
2 46 (24.08%) AWS
2 46 (24.08%) Social Skills
3 42 (21.99%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (19.37%) Continuous Improvement
5 32 (16.75%) Finance
6 31 (16.23%) Software Engineering
6 31 (16.23%) Mentoring
7 30 (15.71%) JavaScript
8 28 (14.66%) React
9 27 (14.14%) Degree
10 26 (13.61%) Product Roadmap
11 25 (13.09%) Azure
12 24 (12.57%) WFM
12 24 (12.57%) SQL
12 24 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (12.57%) Technical Leadership
13 23 (12.04%) Public Cloud
13 23 (12.04%) Microservices
14 22 (11.52%) Legal
14 22 (11.52%) Java
15 21 (10.99%) Mobile App
16 20 (10.47%) Line Management
16 20 (10.47%) DevOps
16 20 (10.47%) Front End Development
16 20 (10.47%) Full Stack Development
16 20 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (9.95%) Risk Management
17 19 (9.95%) Pair Programming
18 18 (9.42%) Data Modelling

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 7 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.62%) Confluence
2 5 (2.62%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.52%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.52%) Mendix
Applications
1 17 (8.90%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (5.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.09%) Figma
5 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.52%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.52%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.52%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.57%) NetSuite
1 3 (1.57%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 46 (24.08%) AWS
2 25 (13.09%) Azure
3 18 (9.42%) GCP
4 9 (4.71%) SaaS
5 6 (3.14%) Microsoft 365
6 5 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.62%) GitHub
6 5 (2.62%) Veeva
7 4 (2.09%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.09%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (1.57%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.52%) Azure Stack
9 1 (0.52%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.09%) SAN
2 1 (0.52%) 5G
2 1 (0.52%) DVB
2 1 (0.52%) Firewall
2 1 (0.52%) RIP
2 1 (0.52%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.28%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.14%) Big Data
3 4 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (2.09%) BigQuery
4 3 (1.57%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.57%) Redis
4 3 (1.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.52%) Looker
6 1 (0.52%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.52%) Power BI
6 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.52%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 15 (7.85%) JIRA
2 14 (7.33%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.71%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.19%) Bazaar
5 6 (3.14%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.62%) JMeter
6 5 (2.62%) Postman
6 5 (2.62%) Selenium
7 3 (1.57%) Cypress.io
7 3 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.52%) TestRail
General
1 46 (24.08%) Social Skills
2 42 (21.99%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (16.75%) Finance
4 22 (11.52%) Legal
5 17 (8.90%) Law
6 14 (7.33%) Automotive
6 14 (7.33%) Marketing
7 12 (6.28%) Public Sector
8 9 (4.71%) Billing
8 9 (4.71%) Electronics
9 7 (3.66%) Documentation Skills
9 7 (3.66%) Retail
10 6 (3.14%) Influencing Skills
10 6 (3.14%) Presentation Skills
11 5 (2.62%) French Language
11 5 (2.62%) German Language
11 5 (2.62%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (2.09%) Back Office
12 4 (2.09%) Banking
12 4 (2.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (10.47%) Analyst
2 18 (9.42%) Software Engineer
3 16 (8.38%) Lead Software Engineer
4 14 (7.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 14 (7.33%) Technical Leader
5 13 (6.81%) Coordinator
5 13 (6.81%) Design Engineer
6 8 (4.19%) IC Design Engineer
6 8 (4.19%) Senior Design Engineer
7 6 (3.14%) Business Analyst
7 6 (3.14%) Developer
8 5 (2.62%) Analogue IC Design Engineer
8 5 (2.62%) ASIC Design Engineer
8 5 (2.62%) Commercial Manager
8 5 (2.62%) Electronics Engineer
8 5 (2.62%) Junior
8 5 (2.62%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (2.62%) Senior Developer
8 5 (2.62%) Senior Manager
8 5 (2.62%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.66%) React
2 13 (6.81%) React Native
3 10 (5.24%) GraphQL
3 10 (5.24%) Node.js
4 8 (4.19%) Web Services
5 6 (3.14%) Spring
6 5 (2.62%) Next.js
6 5 (2.62%) Semantic HTML
6 5 (2.62%) Spring Boot
7 4 (2.09%) Apache NiFi
7 4 (2.09%) JSON
7 4 (2.09%) REST
7 4 (2.09%) YAML
8 3 (1.57%) .NET
8 3 (1.57%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.57%) Django
8 3 (1.57%) Flask
8 3 (1.57%) Jest
8 3 (1.57%) Redux
9 1 (0.52%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.04%) Public Cloud
2 21 (10.99%) Mobile App
3 14 (7.33%) ASIC
4 12 (6.28%) Verilog
5 11 (5.76%) User Experience
6 9 (4.71%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.19%) NHS
8 5 (2.62%) Cloud Native
8 5 (2.62%) Life Science
9 4 (2.09%) Analogue Electronics
9 4 (2.09%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.09%) Graphic Design
9 4 (2.09%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.57%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (1.57%) Blog
10 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.57%) iPad
11 2 (1.05%) CMDB
11 2 (1.05%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.24%) Linux
2 6 (3.14%) Windows
3 4 (2.09%) Android
3 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.37%) Continuous Improvement
2 31 (16.23%) Mentoring
2 31 (16.23%) Software Engineering
3 26 (13.61%) Product Roadmap
4 24 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (12.57%) Technical Leadership
4 24 (12.57%) WFM
5 23 (12.04%) Microservices
6 20 (10.47%) DevOps
6 20 (10.47%) Front End Development
6 20 (10.47%) Full Stack Development
6 20 (10.47%) Line Management
6 20 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (9.95%) Pair Programming
7 19 (9.95%) Risk Management
8 18 (9.42%) Data Modelling
9 17 (8.90%) Change Management
9 17 (8.90%) IC Design
9 17 (8.90%) Project Delivery
10 16 (8.38%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 48 (25.13%) Python
2 30 (15.71%) JavaScript
3 24 (12.57%) SQL
4 22 (11.52%) Java
5 13 (6.81%) Go
6 10 (5.24%) MATLAB
7 7 (3.66%) C
7 7 (3.66%) C++
8 5 (2.62%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.09%) Perl
9 4 (2.09%) Tcl
10 3 (1.57%) Assembly Language
10 3 (1.57%) C#
11 1 (0.52%) PHP
11 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (14.14%) Degree
2 3 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.05%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.52%) MBA
4 1 (0.52%) MCSA
4 1 (0.52%) MCSD
4 1 (0.52%) MCSE
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.38%) QA
2 10 (5.24%) PMO
3 8 (4.19%) GDPR
4 5 (2.62%) Accessibility
5 3 (1.57%) NIST
5 3 (1.57%) NIST 800
5 3 (1.57%) P3O
6 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.52%) GRC
6 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (2.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (8.38%) Kubernetes
2 12 (6.28%) Prometheus
3 9 (4.71%) Terraform
4 8 (4.19%) Grafana
Vendors
1 16 (8.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.62%) Synopsys
3 4 (2.09%) Guidewire
3 4 (2.09%) New Relic
4 3 (1.57%) Epicor
4 3 (1.57%) Infor
4 3 (1.57%) JD Edwards
4 3 (1.57%) Oracle
4 3 (1.57%) SAP
5 2 (1.05%) ANSYS
6 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.52%) Dell
6 1 (0.52%) EMC
6 1 (0.52%) Google
6 1 (0.52%) IFS
6 1 (0.52%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (0.52%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.52%) Remedy
6 1 (0.52%) VMware
6 1 (0.52%) Xilinx