Creative spark: The constant development of new technology will sustain industry demand

The Electronic Design Automation (EDA) Software Developers industry benefits from strong underlying demand for its services. EDA software is essential to the design and development of microchips, which are essential to a multitude of consumer and business applications involving computers and other electronic devices. As microchip technology has continually improved, industry software has been in increasingly high demand for researching and testing new designs and reducing the costs associated with the chip design process. Over the five years to 2022, revenue is forecast to grow at a slower rate compared to the current period as demand from mobile device manufacturers dampens...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$5bn
Annual Growth 12-17
7.0%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
10,726
Businesses
218

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The industry will benefit from increasing microchip applications in cars and appliances
  • Incumbent industry operators have consolidated considerably over the past five years
  • Broadband-enabled mobile devices are expected to drive demand for highly advanced microchips
  • Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

    The Electronic Design Automation Software Developers industry exhibits a moderate market share concentration, with the top three companies controlling about 62.2% of the industry in 2017. Concentration has remained near current levels over the past five years, as the major players have been able to keep pace with threats by acquiring smaller companies. Major industry acquisitions include Synopsys' 2012 purchases of Magma Design Automation and SpringSoft and its 2014 acquisition of Coverity, the leading provider of software quality, testing and security tools. Concentration is expected to remain at or higher than current levels in the years to come, as the three major players will continue acquiring any smaller companies...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Electronic Design Automation Software Developers Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Electronic Design Automation Software Developers Industry are

  • Access to highly skilled workforce
  • Having a high profile in the market
  • Output is sold under contract
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from semiconductor and circuit manufacturing and Number of mobile internet connections in the Electronic Design Automation Software Developers industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Electronic Design Automation Software Developers Industry?

    This industry develops electronic design automation (EDA) software, which is used primarily for designing electronic components, such as printed circuit boards and integrated circuits.

    Industry Products
  • Verification software
  • Design software
  • Simulation software
  • Manufacturing preparation software
  • Industry Activities
  • Licensing EDA software to end users
  • Providing ongoing maintenance and upgrade services
  • Providing training services for end users
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Demand from semiconductor and circuit manufacturing
  • Number of mobile internet connections
  • Private investment in computers and software
  • Price of semiconductor and electronic components
  • Prime rate

  • Current Performance
  • Industry landscape
  • Major players expand
  • Technological change
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • A mobile opportunity
  • Merger activity
  • Technological change
  • Table: Electronic Design Automation Software Developers Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Electronic Design Automation Software Developers Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Semiconductor & Circuit Manufacturing
  • Circuit Board & Electronic Component Manufacturing

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Computer Manufacturing
  • Computer Peripheral Manufacturing
  • Software Publishing

  • Products & Services
  • Verification software
  • Design software
  • Simulation software
  • Manufacturing preparation software
  • Chart: Electronic Design Automation Software Developers Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Microprocessor manufacturers
  • Microcontroller manufacturers
  • Memory management unit manufacturers
  • Other semiconductor device manufacturers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Electronic Design Automation Software Developers Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Additional expenses
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Electronic Design Automation Software Developers

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Electronic Design Automation Software Developers Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Cadence Design Systems Inc., Synopsys Inc., Mentor Graphics,
  • Table: Cadence Design Systems Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Synopsys Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Mentor Graphics - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Electronic Design Automation Software Developers Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Electronic Design Automation Software Developers Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Price of semiconductor and electronic components (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Integrated Circuit
  • A microchip. The circuit consists of millions of transistors, resistors and capacitors on a semiconductor chip.
  • Photomask
  • An opaque plate with holes or transparencies that allow light to shine through in a defined pattern. Used in semiconductor manufacturing.
  • Software As A Service
  • A software delivery model in which software is hosted over the internet and provided to end users on a subscription basis.
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