Annual Report and Accounts 2010

4Employee information

The average monthly number of persons, including executive directors, employed by the Group during the year was:

 

2010
Number

2009
Number

By segment

 

Processor Division

1,031

893

Physical IP Division

496

512

System Design Division

272

318

 

1,799

1,723

 

 

2010
Number

2009
Number

By activity

 

Research and development

1,208

1,141

Sales and marketing

337

334

General and administrative

254

248

 

1,799

1,723

 

 

2010
£000

2009
£000

Staff costs (for the above persons)

 

Wages and salaries

124,412

106,711

Restructuring costs

373

8,659

Share-based payments (note 22)

27,129

19,001

Social security costs

16,288

12,362

Other pension costs

5,871

5,281

 

174,073

152,014