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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Robotics
Rank 897 881 925
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +44
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 38 56 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.053% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.13% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 6
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%

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
43044 42819 42980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.50% 40.22% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34487 34634 33452
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Robotics Salary Histogram in the UK

Robotics
Top 21 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 11 February 2016. 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
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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 -3 33 £38,750 -3.12% 15
London -2 12 £37,500 -21.05% 4
South East +21 7 £30,000 -7.69% 2
East of England -18 5 £50,000 +20.48% 7
Hampshire - 5 £82,500 -
City of London +55 4 £52,500 +31.25%
Hertfordshire +1 4 £50,000 -9.09% 3
East Midlands - 4 - -
Southampton - 4 - -
Wellingborough - 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 4 - -
North West +26 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Oxfordshire -3 2 £30,000 -7.69%
West Midlands -13 2 £35,750 +2.14%
Manchester - 2 £40,750 - 1
Cheshire +22 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Warrington +3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Suffolk -14 1 £52,500 +26.50% 2
Hertford - 1 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £31,500 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -

Robotics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 39 (54.17%) C++
2 34 (47.22%) Degree
3 30 (41.67%) C
4 29 (40.28%) Python
5 25 (34.72%) Java
6 21 (29.17%) Electronics
7 17 (23.61%) Windows
8 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 15 (20.83%) Computer Science
9 15 (20.83%) Finance
10 14 (19.44%) Linux
11 13 (18.06%) Mechatronics
12 12 (16.67%) C#
13 11 (15.28%) SQL
13 11 (15.28%) CAD
13 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
14 10 (13.89%) Embedded Systems
14 10 (13.89%) SOLIDWORKS
15 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (12.50%) Nessus
15 9 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
15 9 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
15 9 (12.50%) VxWorks
15 9 (12.50%) Broadband
15 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
15 9 (12.50%) Metasploit
15 9 (12.50%) DV Cleared
15 9 (12.50%) Nmap
15 9 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
16 8 (11.11%) Network Security

Robotics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (1.39%) Apache
1 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.39%) GlassFish
1 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (5.56%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) Broadband
2 8 (11.11%) Network Security
3 6 (8.33%) DHCP
3 6 (8.33%) DNS
3 6 (8.33%) Firewall
3 6 (8.33%) HTTP
3 6 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) 3G
4 1 (1.39%) 4G
4 1 (1.39%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.39%) GPRS
4 1 (1.39%) Modbus
4 1 (1.39%) Profibus
4 1 (1.39%) RS-485
4 1 (1.39%) SSH
4 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) Wireless
4 1 (1.39%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Big Data
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (29.17%) Electronics
2 15 (20.83%) Finance
3 6 (8.33%) Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Games
4 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.78%) Automotive
5 2 (2.78%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Front Office
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) Military
6 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Developer
2 18 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 17 (23.61%) Graduate
4 13 (18.06%) Analyst
5 10 (13.89%) Design Engineer
6 9 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Graduate Security Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Security Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Mechanical Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Administrator
8 6 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.94%) Mechanical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) HTML
2 5 (6.94%) .NET
3 3 (4.17%) Web Services
4 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.78%) CSS
4 2 (2.78%) Django
4 2 (2.78%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (2.78%) WinForms
4 2 (2.78%) WPF
5 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.39%) Akka
5 1 (1.39%) JMS
5 1 (1.39%) scikit-learn
5 1 (1.39%) STL
5 1 (1.39%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.06%) Mechatronics
3 10 (13.89%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) 3D Printing
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Arduino
6 1 (1.39%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.39%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.39%) CUDA
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) Neural Network
6 1 (1.39%) Physics
6 1 (1.39%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.39%) Statistics
6 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Windows
2 14 (19.44%) Linux
3 9 (12.50%) VxWorks
4 6 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 11 (15.28%) CAD
3 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 9 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (8.33%) ERP
5 6 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 5 (6.94%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (6.94%) Process Improvement
6 5 (6.94%) Project Management
6 5 (6.94%) Six Sigma
7 4 (5.56%) 3D Modelling
7 4 (5.56%) Machine Learning
7 4 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (5.56%) Robotic Automation
8 3 (4.17%) Scrum
8 3 (4.17%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (2.78%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.17%) C++
2 30 (41.67%) C
3 29 (40.28%) Python
4 25 (34.72%) Java
5 12 (16.67%) C#
6 11 (15.28%) SQL
7 7 (9.72%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.33%) Scala
9 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
10 3 (4.17%) R
11 2 (2.78%) PHP
12 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.39%) VB
12 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (47.22%) Degree
2 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
3 9 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) PhD
4 2 (2.78%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.39%) HNC
5 1 (1.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Nessus
1 9 (12.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.39%) Blue Prism
2 1 (1.39%) HP
2 1 (1.39%) Siemens
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