Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cadence Design Systems OrCAD
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1172 1255 1302
Rank change year-on-year +83 +47 -15
Permanent jobs citing OrCAD 20 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.013% 0.007%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.14% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 14
UK median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -21.03% +14.71%
10th Percentile £40,750 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +16.88% -21.03% +14.71%

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

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15542 19051 22374
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.71% 9.40% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12232 15521 17596
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +1.37% +4.29%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +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 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for OrCAD in the UK

OrCAD
Top 6 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 21 July 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 +77 20 £45,000 +16.88% 7
UK excluding London +78 18 £45,000 +16.88% 9
South East +89 14 £45,000 +9.09% 3
East of England +18 3 £50,000 +25.00% 1
London - 2 £42,500 -
South West +1 1 £35,000 -7.89% 3

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 20 (100.00%) Electronics
2 6 (30.00%) Assembly Language
3 5 (25.00%) C
3 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) Cadence
4 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (15.00%) Firmware
4 3 (15.00%) CAD
5 2 (10.00%) VHDL
5 2 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
6 1 (5.00%) HEVC
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.00%) Mathcad
6 1 (5.00%) FPGA Design
6 1 (5.00%) CPLD
6 1 (5.00%) Xilinx
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) C++

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 (5.00%) Mathcad
General
1 20 (100.00%) Electronics
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) Design Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (10.00%) VHDL
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) CAD
2 2 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) FPGA Design
3 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Assembly Language
2 5 (25.00%) C
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Cadence
2 1 (5.00%) EMC
2 1 (5.00%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-60k Plus Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago