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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Robotics
Rank 876 842 877
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +35
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 29 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.029% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.067% 0.075% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 13
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,800 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,625 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-23.43% -3.61%

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
42993 41429 45795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 38.91% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33604 33705 38462
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -24 28 £32,750 -12.66% 12
South East +1 11 £32,750 -18.12% 1
London -1 8 £42,500 +13.33%
East of England -18 8 £22,500 -35.71% 4
Suffolk +17 7 £22,500 - 3
Oxford +11 5 £32,750 -18.12%
Oxfordshire +7 5 £32,750 -18.12%
Stowmarket - 4 - -
Hampshire - 4 £27,500 -
Southampton - 3 £27,500 -
Surrey - 2 £28,500 -
City of London +14 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Hertfordshire -23 1 £45,000 -
Ilford - 1 £22,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £80,000 -

Robotics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 50 (80.65%) Degree
2 45 (72.58%) Computer Science
3 37 (59.68%) C++
4 32 (51.61%) Software Engineering
5 30 (48.39%) Linux
6 19 (30.65%) C
6 19 (30.65%) Java
7 18 (29.03%) OO
8 16 (25.81%) Physics
9 15 (24.19%) Unit Testing
9 15 (24.19%) Regression Testing
9 15 (24.19%) CMake
10 14 (22.58%) Git (software)
11 13 (20.97%) Mathematics
11 13 (20.97%) Python
12 12 (19.35%) SQL
12 12 (19.35%) Electronics
12 12 (19.35%) Spring
13 11 (17.74%) C#
14 10 (16.13%) Embedded Linux
15 9 (14.52%) Ruby on Rails
15 9 (14.52%) Ruby
15 9 (14.52%) RESTful
15 9 (14.52%) Open Source
15 9 (14.52%) Django
15 9 (14.52%) Biology
15 9 (14.52%) MVC
15 9 (14.52%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
15 9 (14.52%) Mentoring

Robotics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
1 5 (8.06%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.84%) SAN
2 3 (4.84%) Internet
2 3 (4.84%) Wireless
2 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.06%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (8.06%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.06%) BigTable
3 3 (4.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) CMake
2 14 (22.58%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.06%) LabVIEW
4 3 (4.84%) Maven
4 3 (4.84%) JUnit
General
1 12 (19.35%) Electronics
2 8 (12.90%) Games
3 7 (11.29%) Finance
3 7 (11.29%) Aerospace
4 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
5 5 (8.06%) Avionics
6 4 (6.45%) Banking
7 2 (3.23%) Automotive
7 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (53.23%) Software Engineer
2 19 (30.65%) Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Graduate
5 6 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Principal Software Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Junior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Junior
9 2 (3.23%) Design Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Software Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Mechanical Design Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) Spring
2 9 (14.52%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (14.52%) Django
2 9 (14.52%) RESTful
2 9 (14.52%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (8.06%) OpenCL
3 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.06%) .NET
3 5 (8.06%) OpenGL
4 4 (6.45%) HTML
4 4 (6.45%) CSS
4 4 (6.45%) Web Services
4 4 (6.45%) JSON
4 4 (6.45%) JAX-RS
5 3 (4.84%) J2EE
5 3 (4.84%) J2SE
5 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (72.58%) Computer Science
2 16 (25.81%) Physics
3 13 (20.97%) Mathematics
4 9 (14.52%) Biology
4 9 (14.52%) Open Source
5 8 (12.90%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
7 5 (8.06%) CUDA
7 5 (8.06%) LIMS
8 4 (6.45%) Mechatronics
8 4 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (4.84%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (4.84%) Firmware
10 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (12.90%) Windows
4 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.06%) Android
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.84%) Debian
5 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (4.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Software Engineering
2 18 (29.03%) OO
3 15 (24.19%) Regression Testing
3 15 (24.19%) Unit Testing
4 9 (14.52%) MVC
4 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
5 7 (11.29%) Multithreading
6 5 (8.06%) Performance Testing
6 5 (8.06%) Analytics
6 5 (8.06%) Visual Analytics
6 5 (8.06%) DNA
7 4 (6.45%) Digital Signal Processing
7 4 (6.45%) Signal Processing
8 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.23%) Finite Element Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) Stress Analysis
9 1 (1.61%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.61%) OOD
9 1 (1.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) C++
2 19 (30.65%) Java
2 19 (30.65%) C
3 13 (20.97%) Python
4 12 (19.35%) SQL
5 11 (17.74%) C#
6 9 (14.52%) Ruby
7 8 (12.90%) MATLAB
8 5 (8.06%) Objective-C
8 5 (8.06%) VB6
8 5 (8.06%) Embedded C
8 5 (8.06%) Embedded C++
8 5 (8.06%) Scala
8 5 (8.06%) VB
8 5 (8.06%) VB.NET
9 4 (6.45%) VBA
9 4 (6.45%) Perl
9 4 (6.45%) Lua
10 1 (1.61%) VC++
10 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 50 (80.65%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) VMware
2 5 (8.06%) Dell
3 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.84%) Symantec
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) Cisco
4 2 (3.23%) Autodesk
4 2 (3.23%) SolidWorks
5 1 (1.61%) Intel
5 1 (1.61%) Hitachi
5 1 (1.61%) Motorola
West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable DoE + top benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent training / career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Near Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable DoE + top benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nr Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable DoE + top benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago