To celebrate the 25th anniversary of CadSoft EAGLE later this year we're conducting a global survey of people working in the PCB design industry.

Your time and inputs are greatly appreciated!

Everyone participating in the survey will have the chance to enter themselves into a prizedraw to win a Kindle Fire HD 8.9" Tablet.

Results of the survey will be published in November.

* 1. What is your gender?

* 2. What is your country of origin?

* 3. How many years have you worked in PCB design?

* 4. How many years have you been using CadSoft EAGLE?

* 5. On average how many new designs or updates do you work on in a year?

* 6. Which markets/applications are your designs targeting? (tick all that apply)

* 7. On a scale of 1-5 please rate the following factors based on their importance when choosing PCB design software: (1= extremely important 5 = not at all important)

  1 2 3 4 5
Ease of use

* 8. On a scale of 1-5 please rate the following new PCB design features based on their desirability:
(1= extremely desirable 5 = not at all desirable)

  1 2 3 4 5
ODB++/IPC2581 Import/Export
Improved library management, speedier part creation
User interface improvements
Built-in Version control
3D Visualization
More import/export formats IDF, STEP, STL, etc.

* 9. To what extent has the vast range of development boards now available reduced the need for custom pcb design? (1 = enormously 5 = not at all)

* 10. How important are forums and peer-to-peer communities in modern PCB design? (1 = essential 5 = not at all)

* 11. Which of the following forums do you actively participate in? (tick all that apply)

* 12. To what extent do social media channels (such as Twitter, Facebook, Google+) have any influence on your designs? (1 = heavily influence 5 = not at all)

* 13. Lastly, to be entered into the prize draw to win a Kindle Fire HD 8.9" Tablet please include your name and your email address or full telephone number (including country code) in the box below.

This will only be used to contact the winner. It will not be shared or used for marketing promotional purposes.

By providing your contact details you confirm that you have read and accept the full prize draw terms and conditions which can be viewed here: