Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1016 1036 1247
Rank change year-on-year +20 +211 +38
Permanent jobs citing Cadence 165 138 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.095% 0.079% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.18% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 42 66 15
UK median annual salary £53,750 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.42% +33.33% -18.18%
10th Percentile £38,075 £36,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £77,250 £83,125 £62,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year -13.04% +37.72% -24.09%

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 77,776 76,489 96,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.66% 43.83% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 61,840 61,435 78,587
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,820
% change year-on-year - +1.63% +4.55%

Cadence
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cadence in the UK

Cadence
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cadence in the UK

Cadence
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cadence over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cadence in the UK

Cadence
Top 13 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 25 February 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
England +51 163 £55,000 -8.33% 17
London +21 86 £75,000 -4.76% 3
UK excluding London +1 78 £50,000 -13.04% 14
South East +25 26 £60,000 +50.00% 9
Midlands +24 19 £43,750 -23.91%
South West -2 17 £45,000 -21.74%
West Midlands +17 16 £60,000 +4.35%
East of England -4 11 £65,000 +8.33% 3
North of England -3 4 - - 2
Yorkshire - 3 - - 2
East Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
Wales +1 1 £51,450 -
North West -19 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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.

1 109 (66.06%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (52.12%) Continuous Improvement
3 77 (46.67%) User Stories
3 77 (46.67%) Degree
3 77 (46.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 76 (46.06%) .NET
5 74 (44.85%) C#
6 64 (38.79%) Scrum
7 57 (34.55%) SQL Server
8 54 (32.73%) Software Engineering
9 52 (31.52%) Finance
10 51 (30.91%) MVC
10 51 (30.91%) Computer Science
11 41 (24.85%) Domain-Driven Design
12 39 (23.64%) SQL
13 34 (20.61%) Marketing
13 34 (20.61%) QA
14 32 (19.39%) Salesforce.com
15 31 (18.79%) TDD
15 31 (18.79%) Analytics
16 30 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
17 28 (16.97%) Service Delivery
17 28 (16.97%) Statistics
17 28 (16.97%) Marketing Automation
18 27 (16.36%) Data Science
18 27 (16.36%) Test Automation
18 27 (16.36%) Change Management
18 27 (16.36%) Asset Management
19 26 (15.76%) SLA
19 26 (15.76%) Financial 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 3 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (10.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (2.42%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.61%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Workfront
2 2 (1.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.30%) SMS
2 2 (1.21%) Broadband
2 2 (1.21%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.61%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (34.55%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (13.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (5.45%) Data Mining
4 6 (3.64%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.03%) Big Data
6 3 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.61%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.61%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (8.48%) JIRA
2 11 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.45%) TestRail
4 8 (4.85%) CruiseControl
4 8 (4.85%) Cucumber
4 8 (4.85%) Hudson
4 8 (4.85%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.85%) JUnit
4 8 (4.85%) NUnit
4 8 (4.85%) Selenium
4 8 (4.85%) SpecFlow
4 8 (4.85%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.61%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
General
1 52 (31.52%) Finance
2 34 (20.61%) Marketing
3 25 (15.15%) Front Office
4 10 (6.06%) Back Office
5 8 (4.85%) Advertising
5 8 (4.85%) Retail
6 4 (2.42%) Electronics
7 3 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Automotive
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 70 (42.42%) Developer
2 56 (33.94%) C# Developer
3 26 (15.76%) Digital Developer
4 17 (10.30%) Delivery Manager
4 17 (10.30%) Service Manager
4 17 (10.30%) Services Delivery Manager
5 16 (9.70%) Senior C# Developer
5 16 (9.70%) Senior Developer
6 15 (9.09%) Analyst
6 15 (9.09%) Architect
7 11 (6.67%) Design Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) C# Software Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) Junior
8 10 (6.06%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.45%) QA Leader
9 9 (5.45%) Technical Architect
10 8 (4.85%) Hardware Engineer
11 7 (4.24%) Test Analyst
12 6 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
12 6 (3.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (46.06%) .NET
2 23 (13.94%) ASP.NET
2 23 (13.94%) ASP.NET MVC
2 23 (13.94%) Entity Framework
2 23 (13.94%) LINQ
2 23 (13.94%) Task Parallel Library
2 23 (13.94%) WCF
2 23 (13.94%) WPF
2 23 (13.94%) XML
2 23 (13.94%) XSLT
3 17 (10.30%) Flash
4 11 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 11 (6.67%) HTML
5 10 (6.06%) REST
6 9 (5.45%) Redux
7 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (4.85%) Gherkin
7 8 (4.85%) React
8 3 (1.82%) MEAN Stack
8 3 (1.82%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (30.91%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.45%) Verilog
4 8 (4.85%) ASIC
5 7 (4.24%) VHDL
6 6 (3.64%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (3.64%) SystemC
7 3 (1.82%) FMCG
8 2 (1.21%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.61%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.61%) Infotainment
9 1 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.67%) Linux
2 10 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (66.06%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (52.12%) Continuous Improvement
3 77 (46.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 77 (46.67%) User Stories
4 64 (38.79%) Scrum
5 54 (32.73%) Software Engineering
6 51 (30.91%) MVC
7 41 (24.85%) Domain-Driven Design
8 31 (18.79%) Analytics
8 31 (18.79%) TDD
9 30 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (16.97%) Marketing Automation
10 28 (16.97%) Service Delivery
10 28 (16.97%) Statistics
11 27 (16.36%) Asset Management
11 27 (16.36%) Change Management
11 27 (16.36%) Data Science
11 27 (16.36%) Test Automation
12 26 (15.76%) Collaborative Working
12 26 (15.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (44.85%) C#
2 39 (23.64%) SQL
3 20 (12.12%) Python
4 15 (9.09%) C++
4 15 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.85%) C
5 8 (4.85%) Perl
5 8 (4.85%) Tcl
6 6 (3.64%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.03%) Java
7 5 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.82%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.21%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.21%) AWK
10 1 (0.61%) R
10 1 (0.61%) sed
Qualifications
1 77 (46.67%) Degree
2 22 (13.33%) ISEB
3 9 (5.45%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.45%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.64%) PhD
5 3 (1.82%) PMP
6 2 (1.21%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (20.61%) QA
2 26 (15.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) DO-254
3 1 (0.61%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 9 (5.45%) Hyper-V
1 9 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (3.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 32 (19.39%) Salesforce.com
2 23 (13.94%) Charles River
3 10 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.45%) ServiceNow
4 9 (5.45%) Sophos
4 9 (5.45%) Synopsys
5 5 (3.03%) Mentor Graphics
6 3 (1.82%) Ariba
6 3 (1.82%) EMC
6 3 (1.82%) Remedy
6 3 (1.82%) SAP
7 2 (1.21%) ANSYS
7 2 (1.21%) Demandware
7 2 (1.21%) hybris
8 1 (0.61%) Altera
8 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.61%) IBM
8 1 (0.61%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 1 (0.61%) Wrike
8 1 (0.61%) Xilinx