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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Robotics
Rank 839 902 883
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -19
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 50 31 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.026% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.066% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 49 20 2
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+37.40% -12.66%

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
42176 47255 42154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.67% 40.22% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33341 37731 34272
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 June 2015 within the UK.

Robotics Salary Histogram in the UK

Robotics
Top 20 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 2 June 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
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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 +54 38 £42,500 +3.03% 5
East of England +14 18 £34,569 -23.18% 2
Cambridge +25 15 £27,500 -38.88%
Cambridgeshire +17 15 £27,500 -38.88%
South East +15 9 £48,500 +48.09% 2
Hampshire - 9 £48,500 - 1
London +42 7 £42,500 -10.52%
Havant - 7 £48,500 -
Suffolk - 3 £47,500 - 1
City of London - 3 £42,500 -
Stowmarket - 3 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £25,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £25,000 -
Portsmouth - 2 £47,500 - 1
Redditch - 2 £25,000 -
South West -12 1 - -
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Dorset - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 - 1

Robotics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 45 (47.87%) C++
2 44 (46.81%) Degree
3 38 (40.43%) C
4 37 (39.36%) Software Engineering
5 32 (34.04%) Computer Science
6 27 (28.72%) Windows
7 26 (27.66%) Java
7 26 (27.66%) SQL
8 25 (26.60%) OO
9 22 (23.40%) Mechatronics
10 21 (22.34%) Linux
10 21 (22.34%) OOD
10 21 (22.34%) Electronics
11 20 (21.28%) Python
12 17 (18.09%) Mathematics
12 17 (18.09%) Relational Database
12 17 (18.09%) C#
13 14 (14.89%) MS Excel
13 14 (14.89%) SDLC
14 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
15 11 (11.70%) VMware
15 11 (11.70%) Retail
15 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (10.64%) Git (software)
16 10 (10.64%) Spring
16 10 (10.64%) TDD
16 10 (10.64%) Finance
16 10 (10.64%) Embedded C
16 10 (10.64%) PhD
16 10 (10.64%) LIMS

Robotics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (7.45%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.38%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.06%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.06%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.64%) MS Office
3 4 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.26%) MS Project
4 2 (2.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (2.13%) PTC Creo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) SAN
1 8 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (6.38%) Internet
3 4 (4.26%) NAS
4 3 (3.19%) Firewall
5 1 (1.06%) Profibus
5 1 (1.06%) LAN
5 1 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) Relational Database
2 9 (9.57%) MySQL
3 2 (2.13%) Big Data
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.38%) TestNG
2 6 (6.38%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.38%) Mockito
3 3 (3.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (3.19%) Subversion
4 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 21 (22.34%) Electronics
2 11 (11.70%) Retail
3 10 (10.64%) Finance
4 8 (8.51%) Aerospace
4 8 (8.51%) Games
5 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.26%) Banking
7 3 (3.19%) Marketing
8 2 (2.13%) Legal
8 2 (2.13%) Military
9 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.06%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 30 (31.91%) Software Engineer
2 20 (21.28%) Graduate
2 20 (21.28%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 17 (18.09%) Developer
4 15 (15.96%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.51%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Team Leader
6 7 (7.45%) IT Support
6 7 (7.45%) Research Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) C++ Developer
6 7 (7.45%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Team Leader
7 6 (6.38%) Junior
8 5 (5.32%) Junior C++ Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Junior Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Mechanical Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (3.19%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) Spring
2 7 (7.45%) HTML5
2 7 (7.45%) GWT
2 7 (7.45%) HTML
2 7 (7.45%) CSS
2 7 (7.45%) SWT
3 6 (6.38%) JSP
3 6 (6.38%) Swing
3 6 (6.38%) J2EE
3 6 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (3.19%) JAX-RS
4 3 (3.19%) PowerMock
4 3 (3.19%) Velocity
4 3 (3.19%) Django
4 3 (3.19%) RESTful
4 3 (3.19%) Web Services
4 3 (3.19%) .NET
4 3 (3.19%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.13%) Qt
6 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.04%) Computer Science
2 22 (23.40%) Mechatronics
3 17 (18.09%) Mathematics
4 10 (10.64%) LIMS
5 7 (7.45%) Data Centre
5 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.38%) User Experience
7 5 (5.32%) Algorithms
8 4 (4.26%) Informatics
9 3 (3.19%) Internet of Things
9 3 (3.19%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (3.19%) Visualisation
9 3 (3.19%) Biology
10 2 (2.13%) Physics
10 2 (2.13%) SCADA
10 2 (2.13%) Social Media
11 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.72%) Windows
2 21 (22.34%) Linux
3 10 (10.64%) UNIX
4 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.51%) Windows 7
5 7 (7.45%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.26%) Windows Vista
6 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) Software Engineering
2 25 (26.60%) OO
3 21 (22.34%) OOD
4 14 (14.89%) SDLC
5 10 (10.64%) TDD
6 9 (9.57%) Project Management
6 9 (9.57%) MVC
6 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.51%) Image Processing
8 7 (7.45%) Scrum
8 7 (7.45%) Web Development
9 6 (6.38%) Workflow
9 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.32%) CAD
11 4 (4.26%) Bioinformatics
11 4 (4.26%) Logistics
11 4 (4.26%) Critical Path Analysis
11 4 (4.26%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.26%) Budget Control
12 3 (3.19%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 45 (47.87%) C++
2 38 (40.43%) C
3 26 (27.66%) Java
3 26 (27.66%) SQL
4 20 (21.28%) Python
5 17 (18.09%) C#
6 10 (10.64%) Embedded C
6 10 (10.64%) Perl
7 9 (9.57%) Ruby
8 8 (8.51%) JavaScript
9 7 (7.45%) Go
9 7 (7.45%) Embedded C++
10 5 (5.32%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.06%) VC++
11 1 (1.06%) VB
11 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (46.81%) Degree
2 10 (10.64%) PhD
3 2 (2.13%) HNC
3 2 (2.13%) HND
4 1 (1.06%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
1 3 (3.19%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.51%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) VMware
3 8 (8.51%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.51%) Cisco
4 7 (7.45%) Symantec
5 6 (6.38%) Tableau
6 4 (4.26%) Avaya
7 3 (3.19%) Autodesk
8 2 (2.13%) Siemens
9 1 (1.06%) Allen-Bradley
9 1 (1.06%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle
9 1 (1.06%) IBM
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