Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1016 1052 1183
Rank change year-on-year +36 +131 +115
Permanent jobs citing Cadence 167 133 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.097% 0.077% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71 45 29
UK median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £84,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £62,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year -14.00% +54.32% -19.00%

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 76,117 76,383 91,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.17% 44.32% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 59,695 61,002 74,258
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% - +3.75%

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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 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 +26 164 £47,500 -20.83% 22
UK excluding London +36 100 £53,750 -14.00% 16
London -22 67 £47,500 -2.56% 6
South East +17 30 £46,250 -40.32% 8
South West +3 29 £41,000 -36.92% 4
Midlands +16 18 £44,500 -25.83% 1
East of England +11 18 £65,000 - 3
East Midlands +27 11 £44,000 -43.23%
West Midlands +24 7 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Scotland -29 3 - -
North of England +10 2 £77,500 +29.17%
North West -13 2 £77,500 +29.17%

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 96 (57.49%) Problem-Solving
2 94 (56.29%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (39.52%) User Stories
4 61 (36.53%) Degree
5 56 (33.53%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 54 (32.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 53 (31.74%) .NET
8 52 (31.14%) C#
9 50 (29.94%) Scrum
10 43 (25.75%) Finance
11 40 (23.95%) Software Engineering
12 33 (19.76%) TDD
12 33 (19.76%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (19.76%) Python
13 32 (19.16%) MVC
14 31 (18.56%) SQL
14 31 (18.56%) SQL Server
14 31 (18.56%) Domain-Driven Design
15 29 (17.37%) QA
16 28 (16.77%) C
17 27 (16.17%) Computer Science
18 26 (15.57%) Synopsys
18 26 (15.57%) DevOps
18 26 (15.57%) Front End Development
19 25 (14.97%) Git (software)
19 25 (14.97%) Asset Management
20 23 (13.77%) Verilog
21 22 (13.17%) JavaScript
21 22 (13.17%) HTML
21 22 (13.17%) ASIC

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 13 (7.78%) CMS
2 4 (2.40%) Confluence
2 4 (2.40%) SAS
3 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (10.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (7.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.20%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 4 (2.40%) SAP Retail
2 3 (1.80%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.60%) Magento
3 1 (0.60%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.38%) PaaS
2 13 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.19%) SaaS
4 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.19%) SMS
2 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (10.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (9.58%) Big Data
4 13 (7.78%) Cosmos DB
5 7 (4.19%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.59%) Data Mining
7 4 (2.40%) OLAP
8 3 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.20%) QlikView
10 1 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.60%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 25 (14.97%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.78%) git-flow
2 13 (7.78%) Subversion
3 9 (5.39%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.59%) JIRA
5 5 (2.99%) CruiseControl
5 5 (2.99%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.99%) Hudson
5 5 (2.99%) JUnit
5 5 (2.99%) NUnit
5 5 (2.99%) Selenium
5 5 (2.99%) SpecFlow
5 5 (2.99%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.80%) Maven
6 3 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.20%) TestRail
8 1 (0.60%) GitLab
8 1 (0.60%) Gradle
8 1 (0.60%) LabVIEW
General
1 43 (25.75%) Finance
2 19 (11.38%) Marketing
3 17 (10.18%) Front Office
4 15 (8.98%) Retail
5 14 (8.38%) Electronics
5 14 (8.38%) Telecoms
6 9 (5.39%) Back Office
7 7 (4.19%) Mandarin Language
8 6 (3.59%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.99%) Advertising
10 4 (2.40%) Russian Language
11 3 (1.80%) Legal
12 2 (1.20%) Arabic Language
12 2 (1.20%) Banking
13 1 (0.60%) Automotive
13 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.60%) Law
13 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 74 (44.31%) Developer
2 43 (25.75%) C# Developer
3 23 (13.77%) Design Engineer
4 21 (12.57%) Analyst
5 17 (10.18%) Senior Developer
6 13 (7.78%) Digital Developer
7 12 (7.19%) Business Analyst
7 12 (7.19%) Delivery Manager
7 12 (7.19%) Hardware Engineer
7 12 (7.19%) Service Manager
7 12 (7.19%) Services Delivery Manager
8 11 (6.59%) UI Developer
9 10 (5.99%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (5.99%) Senior Business Analyst
9 10 (5.99%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (4.79%) Onboarding Analyst
10 8 (4.79%) SOC Engineer
11 7 (4.19%) Azure Developer
11 7 (4.19%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (3.59%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (31.74%) .NET
2 22 (13.17%) HTML
3 20 (11.98%) AngularJS
3 20 (11.98%) CSS
4 19 (11.38%) XML
5 18 (10.78%) ASP.NET
6 17 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (10.18%) Entity Framework
6 17 (10.18%) LINQ
6 17 (10.18%) Task Parallel Library
6 17 (10.18%) WCF
6 17 (10.18%) WPF
6 17 (10.18%) XSLT
7 13 (7.78%) Backbone.js
7 13 (7.78%) CSS3
7 13 (7.78%) HTML5
7 13 (7.78%) LESS
7 13 (7.78%) Redux
7 13 (7.78%) Sass
7 13 (7.78%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.17%) Computer Science
2 23 (13.77%) Verilog
3 22 (13.17%) ASIC
4 18 (10.78%) SystemC
5 15 (8.98%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (6.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 10 (5.99%) VHDL
9 9 (5.39%) Algorithms
10 8 (4.79%) Digital TV
11 7 (4.19%) FMCG
12 5 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (2.40%) User Experience
14 3 (1.80%) MMIC
15 1 (0.60%) CAN bus
15 1 (0.60%) CPLD
15 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
15 1 (0.60%) Infotainment
15 1 (0.60%) Internet of Things
15 1 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.19%) Linux
2 6 (3.59%) Windows
3 2 (1.20%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.60%) Android
4 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.60%) Unix
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (57.49%) Problem-Solving
2 94 (56.29%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (39.52%) User Stories
4 56 (33.53%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 54 (32.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 50 (29.94%) Scrum
7 40 (23.95%) Software Engineering
8 33 (19.76%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (19.76%) TDD
9 32 (19.16%) MVC
10 31 (18.56%) Domain-Driven Design
11 26 (15.57%) DevOps
11 26 (15.57%) Front End Development
12 25 (14.97%) Asset Management
13 20 (11.98%) Validation
14 19 (11.38%) Continuous Delivery
14 19 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (10.78%) Analytics
16 17 (10.18%) Data Science
16 17 (10.18%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 52 (31.14%) C#
2 33 (19.76%) Python
3 31 (18.56%) SQL
4 28 (16.77%) C
5 22 (13.17%) JavaScript
6 19 (11.38%) Perl
7 16 (9.58%) C++
8 11 (6.59%) Java
9 7 (4.19%) Tcl
10 6 (3.59%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.40%) VBA
12 2 (1.20%) AWK
13 1 (0.60%) Java 8
13 1 (0.60%) R
13 1 (0.60%) sed
13 1 (0.60%) VB
13 1 (0.60%) VC++
Qualifications
1 61 (36.53%) Degree
2 15 (8.98%) ISEB
3 7 (4.19%) HND
4 5 (2.99%) PhD
5 3 (1.80%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.20%) PMP
7 1 (0.60%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.60%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (17.37%) QA
2 13 (7.78%) SLA
3 3 (1.80%) GDPR
4 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (7.78%) Firmware
2 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.40%) Ansible
2 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (15.57%) Synopsys
2 17 (10.18%) Charles River
2 17 (10.18%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (7.78%) CA
4 12 (7.19%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.40%) Retek
5 4 (2.40%) SAP
6 3 (1.80%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.80%) Oracle
7 2 (1.20%) EMC
7 2 (1.20%) Sophos
8 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.60%) Demandware
8 1 (0.60%) hybris
8 1 (0.60%) Planview
8 1 (0.60%) Wrike