Q3 2011 EDA Revenue Grew by 18.1% to $1,543.9 Million

The Electronic Design Automation (EDA) industry revenue increased to $1,543.9 million for Q3 2011. This is an 18.1% increase compared to $1,307.0 million in Q3 2010. Sequential EDA revenue for Q3 2011 increased 7.4% compared to Q2 2011, and the four-quarters moving average increased by 17.8%. The four-quarters moving average compares the most recent four quarters to the prior four quarters. This data was presented in the latest Market Statistics Service (MSS) report by the EDA Consortium (EDAC).

The EDAC MSS report tracked EDA companies that employed 27,162 professionals in Q3 2011. This is an increase of 2.6% compared to the 26,474 people employed in Q3 2010, and up 1.7% compared to Q2 2011. The EDA Consortium Market Statistics Service reports EDA industry revenue data quarterly and is available by annual subscription. Both public and private companies contribute data to the report.

Revenue by Product Category

  • Computer Aided Engineering (CAE)
    CAE saw revenue of 566.7 million in Q3 2011, which is a 10.5% increase over Q3 2010. The four-quarters moving average for CAE increased 16.3%.

  • IC Physical Design and Verification
    Revenue for this category increased by 16% to $338.3 million in Q3 2011 (compared to Q3 2010). The four-quarters moving average increased 10.1%.

  • Printed Circuit Board and Multi-Chip Module
    PCB & MCM revenue grew by 11.6% to $140.3 million (compared to Q3 2010). The four-quarters moving average for PCB and MCM increased 21.7%.

  • Semiconductor Intellectual Property
    SIP revenue increased by 37.4% to reach $410 million in Q3 2011 (compared to Q3 2010). The four-quarters moving average increased 28.4%.

  • Services
    Services revenue grew to $88.7 million in Q3 2011, which is an increase of 13.1% (compared to Q3 2010). The four-quarters moving average increased 8.5%.

Revenue by Region

  • The Americas
    EDA products and services revenue for this region grew to $706.7 million in Q3 2011. This is an increase of 22.4% compared to Q3 2010. The four-quarters moving average for the Americas increased 20.1%.

  • Europe, the Middle East, and Africa
    EMEA revenue increased to $257.9 million in Q3 2011, which is a 14.9% increase compared to Q3 2010. The four-quarters moving average increased by 9.6%.

  • Japan
    Third quarter 2011 revenue grew to $256.9 million. This is a 11.1% compared to Q3 2010. The four-quarters moving average for Japan increased 16%.

  • Asia/Pacific
    The APAC region revenue increased 17.6 % to $322.4 million in Q3 2011 (compared to the third quarter in 2010). The four-quarters moving average increased 22.1%.

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