Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Zemax skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Zemax over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Zemax
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1016 687 -
Rank change year-on-year -329 - -
Permanent jobs citing Zemax 12 2 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.004% -
As % of the Applications category 0.12% 0.067% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - - -
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Zemax 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 10,007 2,984 11,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.20% 6.11% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6,106 2,391 9,077
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,000 £22,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,345 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.46% +20.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,938 £39,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -3.96% +17.91% -4.29%

Zemax
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Zemax as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Zemax in the UK

Zemax
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Zemax.

Salary trend for Zemax in the UK

Zemax
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Zemax within the UK over the 6 months to 25 September 2021. 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
UK excluding London -227 12 - - 3
South West - 9 - -
England - 9 - -
Scotland -95 3 - - 3

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT jobs citing Zemax 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 Zemax.

1 12 (100.00%) Python
1 12 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
1 12 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Social Skills
2 9 (75.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Physics
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) Image Processing
2 9 (75.00%) LabVIEW
2 9 (75.00%) PhD
3 3 (25.00%) Firmware
3 3 (25.00%) 802.11
3 3 (25.00%) ASIC
3 3 (25.00%) Electronics
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (25.00%) Analogue Electronics
3 3 (25.00%) Product Requirements
3 3 (25.00%) Optoelectronics
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving

Zemax
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 (25.00%) 802.11
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (100.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Control Systems Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) ASIC Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior ASIC Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analogue Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) ASIC Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) RF Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) RF Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analogue Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior ASIC Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior RF Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analogue Electronics
1 3 (25.00%) ASIC
1 3 (25.00%) Optoelectronics
1 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Image Processing
2 9 (75.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Physics
2 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) Product Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 12 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) PhD
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Firmware