The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Electronic Design Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronic Design Automation over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Design Automation (EDA)
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 963 976
Rank change year-on-year +104 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Design Automation 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.004% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 9
Median salary £65,500 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.55% +23.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,500 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +45.55% +23.28%  

Electronic Design Automation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 76628 92534 98045
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.33% 88.74% 87.11%
Number of salaries quoted 62957 76844 79256
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Electronic Design Automation
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Electronic Design Automation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Design Automation in the UK

Electronic Design Automation
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Electronic Design Automation in the UK

Electronic Design Automation
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronic Design Automation over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronic Design Automation in the UK

Electronic Design Automation
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Design Automation within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Scotland - 3 £65,500 -
England +90 2 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East of England +9 2 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cambridgeshire -5 2 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £65,500 -
Cambridge -8 1 £50,000 - 1
Livingston - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Electronic Design Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Electronic Design Automation.

1 13 (76.47%) Degree
2 11 (64.71%) Physics
2 11 (64.71%) Computer Science
3 10 (58.82%) C++
4 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
5 8 (47.06%) Microservices
5 8 (47.06%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 8 (47.06%) IT Strategy
5 8 (47.06%) Java
5 8 (47.06%) SOA
5 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
5 8 (47.06%) Domain-Driven Design
5 8 (47.06%) Scala
6 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (23.53%) PhD
7 4 (23.53%) Electronics
7 4 (23.53%) Validation
7 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (23.53%) Cadence
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) C
8 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
8 3 (17.65%) Firmware
8 3 (17.65%) ASIC
8 3 (17.65%) CAD
8 3 (17.65%) Project Management
8 3 (17.65%) High Availability
8 3 (17.65%) Synopsys
8 3 (17.65%) Banking
8 3 (17.65%) Mentoring

Electronic Design Automation
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (23.53%) Electronics
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) German Language
4 1 (5.88%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (5.88%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
1 8 (47.06%) Lead Architect
2 3 (17.65%) ASIC Design Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) ASIC Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Design Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Digital Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Design Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Analogue Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Computer Science
2 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (17.65%) ASIC
3 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (11.76%) Verilog
4 2 (11.76%) VHDL
5 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.88%) SystemC
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Physics
2 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
3 8 (47.06%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (47.06%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 8 (47.06%) IT Strategy
3 8 (47.06%) Microservices
3 8 (47.06%) SOA
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 3 (17.65%) CAD
5 3 (17.65%) High Availability
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) FPGA Design
6 2 (11.76%) Open Source
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C++
2 8 (47.06%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) Scala
3 3 (17.65%) C
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) Tcl
5 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Lisp
5 1 (5.88%) R
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cadence
2 3 (17.65%) Synopsys
3 2 (11.76%) Actel
3 2 (11.76%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (11.76%) Xilinx
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Comprehensive Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£80k DoE + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago