Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OrCAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OrCAD over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cadence Design Systems OrCAD
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1172 1191 1294
Rank change year-on-year +19 +103 +26
Permanent jobs citing OrCAD 17 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.015% 0.008%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% 0.17% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 17
UK median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -24.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,000 £30,000 £35,450
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +14.29%

OrCAD is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15594 16360 21629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.67% 8.75% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12155 13426 17331
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% -2.99% +3.08%

OrCAD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OrCAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OrCAD in the UK

OrCAD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OrCAD in the UK

OrCAD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OrCAD over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OrCAD in the UK

OrCAD
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OrCAD within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +39 17 £45,000 +20.00% 3
UK excluding London +20 15 £50,000 +33.33% 3
South East +36 6 £40,000 -11.11%
South West +7 5 £50,000 +42.86%
East Midlands +25 2 £48,125 +60.42%
Midlands +11 2 £48,125 +60.42%
East of England +4 2 £47,500 +18.75% 3
London - 2 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing OrCAD 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 OrCAD.

1 14 (82.35%) Electronics
2 11 (64.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (52.94%) Assembly Language
4 8 (47.06%) Embedded C
4 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) EMC
5 6 (35.29%) CAD
6 5 (29.41%) C
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) Cadence
7 4 (23.53%) Mentor Graphics
8 3 (17.65%) VHDL
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 2 (11.76%) Broadband
9 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
9 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
9 2 (11.76%) Schematic Capture
9 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (11.76%) CAN bus
9 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (11.76%) FPGA Design
10 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
10 1 (5.88%) Regulatory Compliance
10 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (5.88%) RS-232
10 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
10 1 (5.88%) Altera

OrCAD
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Broadband
2 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.88%) RS-232
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
General
1 14 (82.35%) Electronics
2 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Electronics Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Design Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) PCB Design Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) PCB Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) RF Design Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) RF Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Electronics Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (17.65%) VHDL
3 2 (11.76%) CAN bus
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) CAD
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) FPGA Design
3 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.76%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) CMMI
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) PLM
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
4 1 (5.88%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Assembly Language
2 8 (47.06%) Embedded C
3 5 (29.41%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) EMC
2 5 (29.41%) Cadence
3 4 (23.53%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (5.88%) Altera
4 1 (5.88%) Intel
4 1 (5.88%) Xilinx