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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Robotics
Rank 865 894 879
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -15
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 50 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.032% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.082% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.40% -10.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,569 £23,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+37.40% -10.27%

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
44196 46079 43843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.33% 39.35% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35123 36267 35321
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Robotics Salary Histogram in the UK

Robotics
Top 25 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 30 July 2015. 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 +39 38 £42,500 +29.77% 11
East of England +19 18 £41,500 -7.77% 5
South East +1 15 £42,500 +29.77% 2
Cambridgeshire +23 11 £35,000 -24.32% 2
Cambridge +22 11 £35,000 -24.32% 1
Oxfordshire 0 9 £42,500 +29.77% 1
Hampshire +9 6 £47,500 +72.72%
Oxford -15 4 £45,000 +37.40%
Havant - 4 £44,250 -
Hertfordshire +2 3 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Suffolk -2 3 £50,000 +122.22% 3
Stowmarket - 3 £50,000 -
London +26 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Portsmouth +26 2 £47,500 -
Wales 0 2 £40,000 -
South Wales - 2 £40,000 -
Potters Bar - 2 £52,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £35,000 -
Macclesfield - 2 £35,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Halifax - 1 £35,000 -
Essex - 1 £50,000 - 1

Robotics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 65 (67.01%) C++
2 50 (51.55%) C
3 49 (50.52%) Software Engineering
4 37 (38.14%) Degree
5 36 (37.11%) Java
5 36 (37.11%) Python
6 32 (32.99%) Windows
6 32 (32.99%) C#
7 28 (28.87%) Computer Science
8 27 (27.84%) Linux
9 26 (26.80%) SQL
9 26 (26.80%) Mathematics
10 22 (22.68%) Electronics
11 19 (19.59%) OO
11 19 (19.59%) Mechatronics
12 18 (18.56%) PhD
13 17 (17.53%) OOD
14 16 (16.49%) Image Processing
15 15 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (15.46%) Embedded C
15 15 (15.46%) UNIX
15 15 (15.46%) .NET
16 14 (14.43%) Games
16 14 (14.43%) User Experience
17 13 (13.40%) Retail
17 13 (13.40%) Software Architecture
18 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
19 11 (11.34%) HTML
19 11 (11.34%) CSS
19 11 (11.34%) Automotive

Robotics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 7 (7.22%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.19%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.03%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.03%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) Ethernet
1 8 (8.25%) Internet
1 8 (8.25%) Modbus
1 8 (8.25%) Profibus
2 4 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (4.12%) NAS
2 4 (4.12%) SAN
3 1 (1.03%) LAN
3 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.34%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.19%) MySQL
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.19%) Mockito
3 6 (6.19%) TestNG
3 6 (6.19%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (3.09%) Subversion
5 1 (1.03%) Maven
5 1 (1.03%) Redmine
5 1 (1.03%) Mercurial
General
1 22 (22.68%) Electronics
2 14 (14.43%) Games
3 13 (13.40%) Retail
4 11 (11.34%) Automotive
4 11 (11.34%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.15%) Marketing
6 4 (4.12%) Banking
7 3 (3.09%) Military
7 3 (3.09%) Aerospace
8 2 (2.06%) Avionics
9 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (46.39%) Software Engineer
2 23 (23.71%) Developer
3 15 (15.46%) Graduate
3 15 (15.46%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 14 (14.43%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Research Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) C++ Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Team Leader
7 7 (7.22%) Technical Team Leader
8 6 (6.19%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.19%) Junior
9 5 (5.15%) Architect
9 5 (5.15%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Junior C++ Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (3.09%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.46%) .NET
2 11 (11.34%) CSS
2 11 (11.34%) HTML
3 10 (10.31%) HTML5
4 9 (9.28%) GWT
4 9 (9.28%) SWT
5 7 (7.22%) Spring
6 6 (6.19%) Swing
6 6 (6.19%) JSP
6 6 (6.19%) J2EE
7 4 (4.12%) Qt
8 3 (3.09%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (3.09%) PowerMock
8 3 (3.09%) JAX-RS
8 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.09%) Web Services
8 3 (3.09%) Velocity
9 2 (2.06%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.06%) LINQ
9 2 (2.06%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.87%) Computer Science
2 26 (26.80%) Mathematics
3 19 (19.59%) Mechatronics
4 14 (14.43%) User Experience
5 9 (9.28%) LIMS
6 7 (7.22%) Management Information System
6 7 (7.22%) Algorithms
7 6 (6.19%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (6.19%) Informatics
8 5 (5.15%) Internet of Things
9 4 (4.12%) Data Centre
10 3 (3.09%) Visualisation
10 3 (3.09%) Physics
11 2 (2.06%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (1.03%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.99%) Windows
2 27 (27.84%) Linux
3 15 (15.46%) UNIX
4 4 (4.12%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.12%) Windows Vista
4 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.52%) Software Engineering
2 19 (19.59%) OO
3 17 (17.53%) OOD
4 16 (16.49%) Image Processing
5 15 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (13.40%) Software Architecture
7 9 (9.28%) SDLC
7 9 (9.28%) Web Development
7 9 (9.28%) TDD
8 8 (8.25%) Scrum
9 6 (6.19%) MVC
9 6 (6.19%) Workflow
9 6 (6.19%) Bioinformatics
10 5 (5.15%) Signal Processing
10 5 (5.15%) Project Management
11 3 (3.09%) Data Security
11 3 (3.09%) Validation
11 3 (3.09%) PLM
11 3 (3.09%) PDM
11 3 (3.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (67.01%) C++
2 50 (51.55%) C
3 36 (37.11%) Java
3 36 (37.11%) Python
4 32 (32.99%) C#
5 26 (26.80%) SQL
6 15 (15.46%) Embedded C
7 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
8 11 (11.34%) MATLAB
9 9 (9.28%) Embedded C++
9 9 (9.28%) Go
9 9 (9.28%) Perl
10 6 (6.19%) Ruby
11 2 (2.06%) Scala
11 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.03%) VC++
Qualifications
1 37 (38.14%) Degree
2 18 (18.56%) PhD
3 3 (3.09%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
1 7 (7.22%) VMware
2 6 (6.19%) Tableau
3 5 (5.15%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.12%) Symantec
4 4 (4.12%) Avaya
4 4 (4.12%) Cisco
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle
6 1 (1.03%) Siemens
6 1 (1.03%) Sitecore
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