Period
to 23 May 2018

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 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Design Automation (EDA)
UK
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1166 1155 1261
Rank change year-on-year -11 +106 +20
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Design Automation 17 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.007% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.007% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.03% +45.56% +23.29%
10th Percentile £35,900 £41,100 £38,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £99,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +22.22% +26.76%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156,179 153,171 180,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.87% 90.54% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 125,708 125,548 150,184
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Electronic Design Automation
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Electronic Design Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Electronic Design Automation in the UK

Electronic Design Automation
Top 6 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 6 months to 23 May 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 +9 17 £55,000 -21.43% 7
UK excluding London -26 17 £55,000 - 9
South West -6 14 £80,000 +125.35% 3
East of England -12 2 £51,250 +2.50% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £36,000 -
North of England - 1 £36,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing Electronic Design Automation 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 Electronic Design Automation.

1 16 (94.12%) Verilog
2 15 (88.24%) C
3 14 (82.35%) Perl
3 14 (82.35%) Python
3 14 (82.35%) ASIC
3 14 (82.35%) SystemC
4 12 (70.59%) Use Case
4 12 (70.59%) Synopsys
4 12 (70.59%) DRM
4 12 (70.59%) Cadence
5 11 (64.71%) CA
5 11 (64.71%) Degree
6 9 (52.94%) Mandarin Language
6 9 (52.94%) Electronics
6 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
7 8 (47.06%) Digital TV
8 7 (41.18%) Security Architecture
9 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (23.53%) Customer-Centricity
11 2 (11.76%) R
11 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
11 2 (11.76%) Physics
11 2 (11.76%) C++
11 2 (11.76%) VHDL
12 1 (5.88%) SPSS
12 1 (5.88%) Middleware
12 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
12 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
12 1 (5.88%) Predictive Analytics
12 1 (5.88%) QA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MS Access
General
1 9 (52.94%) Electronics
1 9 (52.94%) Mandarin Language
1 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Design Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) SOC Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) ASIC Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) ASIC Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (94.12%) Verilog
2 14 (82.35%) ASIC
2 14 (82.35%) SystemC
3 8 (47.06%) Digital TV
4 2 (11.76%) VHDL
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) DRM
1 12 (70.59%) Use Case
2 7 (41.18%) Security Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Customer-Centricity
4 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.76%) Physics
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Data Science
5 1 (5.88%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Prescriptive Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C
2 14 (82.35%) Perl
2 14 (82.35%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) R
4 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
4 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cadence
1 12 (70.59%) Synopsys
2 11 (64.71%) CA