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 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Design Automation (EDA)
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 934 954
Rank change year-on-year +75 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Design Automation 4 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.006% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 12
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 76368 87744 94880
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.66% 89.08% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62374 73023 77002
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 £80,000 £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 23 May 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 23 May 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 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £65,500 -
England +59 1 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East of England +7 1 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £50,000 - 2
Cambridge -11 1 £50,000 - 2
West Lothian - 1 - - 1
Livingston - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Physics
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) PhD
3 4 (36.36%) Cadence
3 4 (36.36%) Electronics
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) ASIC
4 3 (27.27%) CAD
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (27.27%) Synopsys
4 3 (27.27%) Scala
4 3 (27.27%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Microservices
4 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Firmware
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) VHDL

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 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (36.36%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) German Language
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (9.09%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) ASIC Design Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) ASIC Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Lead Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Design Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analogue Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) ASIC
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (18.18%) Verilog
3 2 (18.18%) VHDL
4 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Physics
2 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) CAD
3 3 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (27.27%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) Microservices
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) FPGA Design
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Scala
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Lisp
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) R
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cadence
2 3 (27.27%) Synopsys
3 1 (9.09%) Actel
3 1 (9.09%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (9.09%) Xilinx
Livingston, West Lothian
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + package incl. bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + package inc. bonus
Posted: Yesterday