The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Robotics over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Robotics
Rank 865 858 877
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 28 53 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.048% 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.065% 0.12% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +2.56%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42805 43480 43008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.57% 39.29% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 34401 34933 35896
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Robotics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Robotics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Robotics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Robotics within the UK.

Robotics Salary Trend in the UK

Robotics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Robotics over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 within the UK.

Robotics Salary Histogram in the UK

Robotics
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Robotics within the UK over the 3 months to 21 November 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
England -40 28 £40,000 +6.66% 14
London -13 18 £40,000 +6.66% 2
City of London +37 10 £40,000 -23.80%
East of England -38 5 £45,000 +4.65%
Suffolk - 4 - -
Stowmarket - 4 - -
Dorset -14 2 - -
South East -14 2 £25,000 -41.17% 10
South West -16 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £25,000 -
Portsmouth - 2 £25,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 - -
West Midlands +1 1 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £45,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -

Robotics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 31 (50.00%) C++
1 31 (50.00%) Degree
1 31 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 27 (43.55%) Software Engineering
3 20 (32.26%) C
4 19 (30.65%) Linux
5 15 (24.19%) MS Office
5 15 (24.19%) Windows
5 15 (24.19%) Windows XP
5 15 (24.19%) Cisco
5 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
5 15 (24.19%) SAN
5 15 (24.19%) Red Hat
5 15 (24.19%) Symantec
5 15 (24.19%) VMware
5 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (24.19%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
6 14 (22.58%) Finance
6 14 (22.58%) Java
7 12 (19.35%) SQL
7 12 (19.35%) Regression Testing
7 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
7 12 (19.35%) CMake
7 12 (19.35%) Analytics
8 11 (17.74%) Python
9 10 (16.13%) Physics
10 8 (12.90%) MATLAB
10 8 (12.90%) OO

Robotics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
1 3 (4.84%) GlassFish
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Office
2 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.19%) SAN
1 15 (24.19%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (8.06%) Firewall
3 3 (4.84%) Wireless
3 3 (4.84%) Internet
4 1 (1.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Big Data
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
3 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.84%) BigTable
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) CMake
2 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.45%) LabVIEW
4 3 (4.84%) Maven
4 3 (4.84%) JUnit
5 2 (3.23%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.23%) Redmine
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.68%) Games
3 5 (8.06%) Electronics
4 3 (4.84%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
5 2 (3.23%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.23%) Automotive
5 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Software Engineer
2 9 (14.52%) Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Graduate
3 7 (11.29%) Support Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) IT Support
4 6 (9.68%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Junior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Junior
8 2 (3.23%) Design Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Software Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Mechanical Design Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) OpenGL
1 5 (8.06%) OpenCL
2 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
2 3 (4.84%) Spring
2 3 (4.84%) J2EE
2 3 (4.84%) J2SE
3 2 (3.23%) Qt
4 1 (1.61%) RESTful
4 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.13%) Physics
3 6 (9.68%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 6 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 5 (8.06%) CUDA
4 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.45%) Social Media
5 4 (6.45%) Mechatronics
6 3 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.23%) Informatics
7 2 (3.23%) User Experience
8 1 (1.61%) Arduino
8 1 (1.61%) Biology
8 1 (1.61%) Open Source
8 1 (1.61%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.61%) Statistics
8 1 (1.61%) LIMS
8 1 (1.61%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.65%) Linux
2 15 (24.19%) Windows XP
2 15 (24.19%) Windows
2 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.29%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (8.06%) UNIX
5 3 (4.84%) Android
5 3 (4.84%) Debian
5 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Software Engineering
2 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
2 12 (19.35%) Regression Testing
2 12 (19.35%) Analytics
3 8 (12.90%) OO
4 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.68%) Information Management
5 5 (8.06%) Multithreading
5 5 (8.06%) Visual Analytics
6 4 (6.45%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (6.45%) Signal Processing
7 3 (4.84%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (4.84%) OOD
8 2 (3.23%) B2C
8 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.23%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.23%) Finite Element Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) Machine Learning
8 2 (3.23%) OOP
8 2 (3.23%) Stress Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) C++
2 20 (32.26%) C
3 14 (22.58%) Java
4 12 (19.35%) SQL
5 11 (17.74%) Python
6 8 (12.90%) MATLAB
7 6 (9.68%) C#
8 4 (6.45%) Embedded C
8 4 (6.45%) Embedded C++
8 4 (6.45%) VBA
8 4 (6.45%) Lua
9 3 (4.84%) Scala
9 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.61%) Ruby
10 1 (1.61%) VC++
10 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) MBA
3 1 (1.61%) PhD
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
1 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Red Hat
1 15 (24.19%) Symantec
1 15 (24.19%) Cisco
1 15 (24.19%) VMware
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) Dell
4 2 (3.23%) Autodesk
4 2 (3.23%) SolidWorks
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