|[January 14, 2014]
EDA Consortium Reports Revenue Increase for Q3 2013
SAN JOSE, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
The EDA Consortium (EDAC) Market Statistics Service (MSS) today
announced that the Electronic Design Automation (EDA) industry revenue
increased 6.8 percent for Q3 2013 to $1,729.3 million, compared to
$1,619.9 million in Q3 2012. Sequential EDA revenue�for Q3 2013
increased 4.6 percent compared to Q2 2013, while the four-quarters
moving average, which compares the most recent four quarters to the
prior four quarters, increased by 5.8 percent. The total revenue for the
most recent four quarters (Q4 2012 through Q3 2013) was $6,830.3 million.
"EDA industry revenue realized continued growth in Q3 2013, with
double-digit increases in IC physical design and services," said Walden
C. Rhines, board sponsor for the EDAC MSS and chairman and CEO of Mentor
Graphics. "Geographically, the Asia-Pacific region again reported
double-digit growth, with significant growth in the Americas and
Europe/Middle East/Africa regions."
Companies that were tracked employed 29,967 professionals in Q3 2013, an
increase of 3.8 percent compared to the 28,877 people employed in Q3
2012, and up 2.3 percent compared to Q2 2013.
The complete MSS report, containing detailed revenue information broken
out by both categories and geographic regions, is available via
subscription from the EDA Consortium.
Revenue by Product Category
The largest category, Computer Aided Engineering (CAE), generated
revenue of $643.5 million in Q3 2013, which represents a 1.7 percent
increase compared to Q3 2012. The four-quarters moving average for CAE
increased 3.2 percent.
IC Physical Design & Verification revenue increased to $362.9 million in
Q3 2013, an 11.1 percent incrase compared to Q3 2012. The four-quarters
moving average increased 3.0 percent.
Printed Circuit Board and Multi-Chip Module (PCB & MCM) revenue of
$152.5 million represents a decrease of 0.3 percent compared to Q3 2012.
The four-quarters moving average for PCB & MCM increased 7.6 percent.
Semiconductor Intellectual Property (SIP) revenue totaled $476.9 million
in Q3 2013, a 12.7 percent increase compared to Q3 2012. The
four-quarters moving average increased 10.8 percent.
Services revenue was $93.5 million in Q3 2013, an increase of 10.4
percent compared to Q3 2012. The four-quarters moving average increased
Revenue by Region
The Americas, EDA's largest region, purchased $770.7 million of EDA
products and services in Q3 2013, an increase of 7.7 percent compared to
Q3 2012. The four-quarters moving average for the Americas increased 5.1
Revenue in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) was up 6.7 percent
in Q3 2013 compared to Q3 2012 on revenues of $285.5 million. The EMEA
four-quarters moving average increased 6.8 percent.
Third quarter 2013 revenue from Japan decreased 8.2 percent to $223.8
million compared to Q3 2012. The four-quarters moving average for Japan
decreased 4.2 percent.
The Asia/Pacific (APAC) region revenue increased to $449.3 million in Q3
2013, an increase of 14.4 percent compared to the third quarter of 2012.
The four-quarters moving average increased 12.8 percent.
About the MSS Report
The EDA Consortium Market Statistics Service reports EDA industry
revenue data quarterly and is available to EDAC members. Both public and
private companies contribute data to the report. Each quarterly report
is published approximately three months after quarter close. MSS report
data is segmented as follows: revenue type (product licenses and
maintenance, services, and SIP), application (CAE, PCB/MCM Layout, and
IC Physical Design & Verification), and region (the Americas, Europe
Middle East and Africa, Japan, and Asia Pacific), with many
subcategories of detail provided. The report also tracks total
employment of the reporting companies.
About the EDA Consortium
The EDA Consortium is the international association of companies that
provide design tools and services that enable engineers to create the
world's electronic products used for communications, computer, space
technology, medical, automotive, industrial equipment, and consumer
electronics markets among others. For more information about the EDA
Consortium, visit www.edac.org,
or to subscribe to the Market Statistics Service, call 408-287-3322 or
The information supplied by the EDA Consortium is believed to be
accurate and reliable, but the EDA Consortium assumes no responsibility
for any errors that may appear in this document. All trademarks and
registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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