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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Robotics
Rank 852 865 866
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 47 40 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.037% 0.010%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.094% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 11
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,650 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%

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
41720 42738 44304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.21% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33727 33587 37130
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 2014 within the UK.

Robotics Salary Histogram in the UK

Robotics
Top 24 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 22 December 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 +4 47 £40,000 +6.66% 8
London +8 26 £40,000 +6.66%
City of London - 10 £40,000 -
East of England -34 8 £43,750 -23.91% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 4 £27,500 -
South East -5 4 £28,750 -28.12% 5
Tyne and Wear - 4 - -
Cambridge - 4 £27,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 - -
North East - 4 - -
Hertfordshire -32 3 £55,000 -
South West -1 2 - - 1
North West -8 2 £35,000 +62.79%
Dorset -14 2 - -
Hampshire -22 2 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £32,500 - 3
Portsmouth - 2 £25,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £35,000 -
Warrington - 2 £35,000 -
West Midlands -20 1 £35,000 -6.66%
St Albans - 1 £42,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £55,000 - 2

Robotics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 32 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 31 (40.79%) C++
3 30 (39.47%) Degree
4 29 (38.16%) C
5 24 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 20 (26.32%) Finance
7 19 (25.00%) Windows
8 18 (23.68%) MS Office
9 16 (21.05%) Cisco
9 16 (21.05%) Windows XP
9 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
9 16 (21.05%) SAN
9 16 (21.05%) Red Hat
9 16 (21.05%) Symantec
9 16 (21.05%) VMware
9 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (21.05%) Windows 7
10 15 (19.74%) Analytics
10 15 (19.74%) Linux
11 14 (18.42%) Java
12 13 (17.11%) Big Data
13 12 (15.79%) OO
13 12 (15.79%) MBA
13 12 (15.79%) Information Management
14 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
14 11 (14.47%) SQL
15 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (10.53%) Electronics

Robotics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (3.95%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.95%) GlassFish
Applications
1 18 (23.68%) MS Office
2 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.26%) MS Project
3 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.63%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) SAN
1 16 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (7.89%) Firewall
3 3 (3.95%) Wireless
3 3 (3.95%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) Big Data
2 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.26%) MySQL
3 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.95%) BigTable
3 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) CMake
2 3 (3.95%) JUnit
2 3 (3.95%) LabVIEW
2 3 (3.95%) Maven
2 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.63%) Redmine
3 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (26.32%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Electronics
3 7 (9.21%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.89%) Games
5 4 (5.26%) Aerospace
5 4 (5.26%) Retail
6 3 (3.95%) Banking
7 2 (2.63%) Automotive
7 2 (2.63%) Marketing
7 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.32%) Law
8 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (11.84%) Developer
2 9 (11.84%) Graduate
3 8 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
3 8 (10.53%) IT Support
4 6 (7.89%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.89%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.58%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Design Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Mechanical Design Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Mechanical Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (3.95%) Junior
7 3 (3.95%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) Hibernate
1 3 (3.95%) Spring
1 3 (3.95%) J2EE
1 3 (3.95%) J2SE
2 2 (2.63%) OpenGL
2 2 (2.63%) OpenCL
2 2 (2.63%) Qt
3 1 (1.32%) RESTful
3 1 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.32%) Twisted
3 1 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.32%) JSON
3 1 (1.32%) Django
3 1 (1.32%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 32 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.53%) Mechatronics
2 8 (10.53%) Physics
2 8 (10.53%) Social Media
3 6 (7.89%) Algorithms
3 6 (7.89%) Mathematics
3 6 (7.89%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (6.58%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.63%) User Experience
5 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) Informatics
5 2 (2.63%) CUDA
6 1 (1.32%) Open Source
6 1 (1.32%) Statistics
6 1 (1.32%) LIMS
6 1 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.32%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (1.32%) Biology
6 1 (1.32%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Windows
2 16 (21.05%) Windows XP
2 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 15 (19.74%) Linux
4 7 (9.21%) UNIX
5 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (3.95%) Debian
5 3 (3.95%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.95%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (3.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 15 (19.74%) Analytics
3 12 (15.79%) OO
3 12 (15.79%) Information Management
4 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.89%) OOD
6 5 (6.58%) Regression Testing
6 5 (6.58%) Signal Processing
6 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
6 5 (6.58%) Multithreading
7 4 (5.26%) Project Management
7 4 (5.26%) Budget Control
7 4 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
7 4 (5.26%) Logistics
7 4 (5.26%) Critical Path Analysis
7 4 (5.26%) B2C
7 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.95%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (2.63%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.63%) Finite Element Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.79%) C++
2 29 (38.16%) C
3 14 (18.42%) Java
4 11 (14.47%) SQL
5 8 (10.53%) Python
6 5 (6.58%) Embedded C
6 5 (6.58%) C#
6 5 (6.58%) MATLAB
7 4 (5.26%) Embedded C++
8 3 (3.95%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.95%) VBA
8 3 (3.95%) Lua
8 3 (3.95%) Scala
9 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.32%) VC++
9 1 (1.32%) Ruby
9 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (39.47%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) MBA
3 1 (1.32%) PhD
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Red Hat
1 16 (21.05%) Symantec
1 16 (21.05%) Cisco
1 16 (21.05%) VMware
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) Autodesk
4 3 (3.95%) Dell
5 2 (2.63%) SolidWorks
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £50k dep. on experience + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £4000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago