The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Robotics
Rank 891 879 906
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +27
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 26 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.004% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.066% 0.011% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 17
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £42,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39670 36067 40494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.70% 32.48% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31412 29242 34245
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Robotics Salary Histogram in the UK

Robotics
Top 15 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -25 25 £47,500 +46.15% 16
East of England - 10 £37,750 - 6
London -45 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Cambridgeshire - 6 £45,000 - 5
South West -1 5 £36,250 +20.83% 5
Cornwall - 3 - -
Essex - 3 £30,500 -
St Ives - 3 - -
Cambridge - 2 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands - 2 £34,000 -
Bristol - 1 £35,000 - 4
Wales - 1 - - 2
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -

Robotics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (60.78%) Degree
2 23 (45.10%) Computer Science
3 22 (43.14%) Java
4 18 (35.29%) Windows
4 18 (35.29%) Linux
5 17 (33.33%) C#
6 15 (29.41%) C++
6 15 (29.41%) OO
7 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (27.45%) VMware
8 13 (25.49%) Spring
8 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
8 13 (25.49%) C
9 12 (23.53%) Ruby
9 12 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
9 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
9 12 (23.53%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
10 11 (21.57%) Python
10 11 (21.57%) LIMS
10 11 (21.57%) MVC
11 10 (19.61%) Web Services
11 10 (19.61%) Mathematics
12 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
12 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
13 8 (15.69%) JAX-RS
13 8 (15.69%) RESTful
13 8 (15.69%) Open Source
13 8 (15.69%) Perl

Robotics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.92%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) SAN
1 6 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.92%) BigTable
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) JMeter
3 2 (3.92%) JUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 2 (3.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
1 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.80%) Games
3 4 (7.84%) Electronics
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.96%) Automotive
5 1 (1.96%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) Software Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Principal Software Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Support
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.92%) Product Owner
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) Spring
2 12 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
2 12 (23.53%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (19.61%) Web Services
4 8 (15.69%) JAX-RS
4 8 (15.69%) RESTful
4 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
4 8 (15.69%) JSON
5 5 (9.80%) Django
6 4 (7.84%) .NET
7 3 (5.88%) HTML
8 2 (3.92%) OpenGL
8 2 (3.92%) JSP
8 2 (3.92%) Struts
8 2 (3.92%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.96%) WCF
9 1 (1.96%) WinForms
9 1 (1.96%) XML
9 1 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) Computer Science
2 11 (21.57%) LIMS
3 10 (19.61%) Mathematics
4 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
5 8 (15.69%) Open Source
5 8 (15.69%) Physics
5 8 (15.69%) Biology
6 6 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (7.84%) Informatics
8 3 (5.88%) Firmware
8 3 (5.88%) FMCG
9 2 (3.92%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (1.96%) CCTV
10 1 (1.96%) Mechatronics
10 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.96%) CAN bus
10 1 (1.96%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Windows
1 18 (35.29%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.88%) UNIX
5 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.92%) Android
6 1 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) OO
2 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
3 11 (21.57%) MVC
4 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 8 (15.69%) Multithreading
6 7 (13.73%) DNA
7 5 (9.80%) Analytics
8 4 (7.84%) Process Management
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
8 4 (7.84%) TDD
8 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.92%) Image Processing
10 2 (3.92%) User Stories
10 2 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (3.92%) CAD
10 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.92%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) C#
3 15 (29.41%) C++
4 13 (25.49%) C
5 12 (23.53%) Ruby
6 11 (21.57%) Python
7 8 (15.69%) Perl
8 2 (3.92%) Scala
8 2 (3.92%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.92%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.92%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.96%) VB6
9 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (60.78%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) VMware
2 6 (11.76%) Cisco
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) McAfee
2 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.88%) Avaya
4 2 (3.92%) Hitachi
4 2 (3.92%) Motorola
4 2 (3.92%) Dell
4 2 (3.92%) Intel
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: 28 days holidays, private healthcare and a performance related bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Adderley featherstone
Posted: 3 days ago
North East England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flex benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South East
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
North East England
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £65k
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £65k
Posted: 15 days ago
Trowbridge
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
North East England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £37,377 - £47,553 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago