The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Robotics over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Robotics
Rank 59 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.10% 0.18% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.36% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -3.61%
Robotics
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
149 238 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 32.68% 42.65% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 126 225 203
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Robotics
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Robotics across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Robotics Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Robotics
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Robotics across the Suffolk region.

Robotics Salary Trend in Suffolk

Robotics
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Robotics within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stowmarket - 4 - -
Robotics
East of England

Robotics
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Robotics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Robotics.

1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Lua
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 4 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VBA
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (25.00%) Mechatronics

Robotics
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Robotics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Robotics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Graduate
2 4 (50.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (25.00%) Mechatronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 4 (50.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) VBA
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 4 (50.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware