Period
to 5 December 2020

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 5 December 2020 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
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 675 960 1018
Rank change year-on-year +285 +58 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cadence 52 90 161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.067% 0.099%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 60
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,380 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £102,250 £100,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -18.57%

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 21,813 56,296 68,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.62% 41.67% 42.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17,338 43,070 52,930
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,600 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

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 5 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Cadence in the UK

Cadence
Top 12 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 5 December 2020. 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 +279 52 £47,500 -5.00% 33
UK excluding London +263 37 £47,500 - 28
London +194 15 £35,000 -50.00% 7
South East +187 12 £56,250 +12.50% 12
Midlands - 10 £47,500 - 2
West Midlands - 9 £47,500 - 2
East of England +135 7 £65,000 -27.78% 7
South West +91 7 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Work from Home -12 4 £70,000 - 3
North of England +132 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 5 December 2020, 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 22 (42.31%) Degree
2 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.69%) Scrum
4 15 (28.85%) Finance
4 15 (28.85%) Azure
4 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (28.85%) DevOps
5 13 (25.00%) IC Design
5 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (21.15%) Verilog
7 10 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (17.31%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 9 (17.31%) Public Sector
8 9 (17.31%) User Stories
8 9 (17.31%) Customer-Centricity
8 9 (17.31%) CAD
8 9 (17.31%) Linux
8 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
9 8 (15.38%) Master's Degree
9 8 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
10 7 (13.46%) Electronics
10 7 (13.46%) C
10 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
10 7 (13.46%) Marketing
11 6 (11.54%) Electronic Design Automation
11 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
11 6 (11.54%) Selenium
11 6 (11.54%) VHDL
11 6 (11.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

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 6 (11.54%) NServiceBus
2 2 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) OrCAD
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) Azure
2 2 (3.85%) AWS
2 2 (3.85%) IaaS
2 2 (3.85%) PaaS
2 2 (3.85%) SaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) 5G
1 5 (9.62%) RFID
1 5 (9.62%) Wireless
2 4 (7.69%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
1 6 (11.54%) NoSQL
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.54%) Selenium
4 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.85%) JIRA
6 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Public Sector
3 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 7 (13.46%) Electronics
4 7 (13.46%) Marketing
5 3 (5.77%) Advertising
6 1 (1.92%) Automotive
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Design Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Analogue IC Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Senior Design Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Business Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Agile Business Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Digital Transformation
7 6 (11.54%) Analogue Design Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Analogue IC Design Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Digital Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Digital Business Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) IC Design Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Analogue Design Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Transformation Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) Analogue Layout Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Electronics Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) FPGA Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) .NET
1 6 (11.54%) .NET Core
1 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
1 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
1 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Core
1 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 6 (11.54%) CSS
1 6 (11.54%) HTML
1 6 (11.54%) HTML5
1 6 (11.54%) Vue.js
2 2 (3.85%) Blazor
2 2 (3.85%) COM
2 2 (3.85%) OpenID
2 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (21.15%) Verilog
3 6 (11.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (11.54%) VHDL
4 5 (9.62%) VLSI
5 4 (7.69%) Acoustics
5 4 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (5.77%) ASIC
7 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.85%) Blog
7 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.92%) Analogue Electronics
8 1 (1.92%) ASIC Verification
8 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.92%) MMIC
8 1 (1.92%) Optoelectronics
8 1 (1.92%) State Machine
8 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) Scrum
3 15 (28.85%) DevOps
4 13 (25.00%) IC Design
4 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (17.31%) CAD
6 9 (17.31%) Customer-Centricity
6 9 (17.31%) User Stories
6 9 (17.31%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 8 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
8 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.54%) Electronic Design Automation
8 6 (11.54%) Fintech
8 6 (11.54%) MVC
8 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
9 5 (9.62%) CRM
9 5 (9.62%) Feasibility Study
9 5 (9.62%) Project Management
9 5 (9.62%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) C
2 6 (11.54%) C#
2 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 6 (11.54%) TypeScript
3 5 (9.62%) Perl
4 4 (7.69%) Assembly Language
4 4 (7.69%) Embedded C
5 2 (3.85%) Python
5 2 (3.85%) Tcl
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) Master's Degree
3 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
1 2 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.85%) MIIS
1 2 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Xilinx
2 3 (5.77%) Google
2 3 (5.77%) Mentor Graphics
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Synopsys
3 2 (3.85%) Altera
3 2 (3.85%) Cognizant
3 2 (3.85%) Dell
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) Atlassian