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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Robotics
Rank 830 851 861
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 56 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.020% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.051% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,500 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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
39821 40968 41864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.70% 39.42% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32217 32014 34901
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 23 January 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 +46 56 £40,000 +6.66% 18
London +6 24 £40,000 +6.66% 3
East of England 0 20 £42,000 -26.95% 6
Cambridgeshire +11 11 £27,500 - 2
Cambridge +6 8 £27,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -9 6 £55,000 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 - -
Tyne and Wear - 5 - -
North East - 5 - -
North West - 4 £35,000 - 1
Warrington - 4 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
City of London - 4 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £41,500 - 2
South East -29 2 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Oxfordshire - 2 £32,500 - 1
Stowmarket - 2 £41,500 - 1
West Midlands -22 1 £35,000 -6.66%
St Albans - 1 £42,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -

Robotics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 26 (34.21%) Degree
1 26 (34.21%) Computer Science
2 25 (32.89%) C
3 22 (28.95%) Windows
4 21 (27.63%) C++
5 20 (26.32%) Finance
6 19 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 19 (25.00%) MS Office
7 16 (21.05%) Cisco
7 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
7 16 (21.05%) SAN
7 16 (21.05%) Red Hat
7 16 (21.05%) VMware
7 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (21.05%) Windows 7
8 15 (19.74%) Big Data
8 15 (19.74%) Analytics
8 15 (19.74%) Symantec
8 15 (19.74%) Windows XP
8 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
9 13 (17.11%) OO
10 12 (15.79%) MBA
10 12 (15.79%) Information Management
11 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (13.16%) Java
11 10 (13.16%) Social Media
12 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
12 9 (11.84%) Linux

Robotics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Applications
1 19 (25.00%) MS Office
2 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.58%) MS Project
3 5 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.63%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) SAN
1 16 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (9.21%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) Profibus
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
3 1 (1.32%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) Big Data
2 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.63%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.63%) LabVIEW
2 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.63%) Redmine
General
1 20 (26.32%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.89%) Electronics
4 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 5 (6.58%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 2 (2.63%) Legal
5 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.32%) Front Office
6 1 (1.32%) Games
6 1 (1.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) Software Engineer
2 10 (13.16%) IT Support Engineer
2 10 (13.16%) Project Manager
2 10 (13.16%) Support Engineer
2 10 (13.16%) Graduate
2 10 (13.16%) IT Support
3 8 (10.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Mechanical Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.58%) Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Design Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Mechanical Design Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (5.26%) RESTful
1 4 (5.26%) Django
1 4 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (3.95%) Spring
3 2 (2.63%) Qt
4 1 (1.32%) Flask
4 1 (1.32%) Twisted
4 1 (1.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.21%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.16%) Social Media
3 9 (11.84%) Mechatronics
4 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.58%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (5.26%) Biology
5 4 (5.26%) LIMS
5 4 (5.26%) Open Source
6 2 (2.63%) Physics
6 2 (2.63%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.63%) Informatics
6 2 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.63%) User Experience
7 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.32%) Arduino
7 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.32%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Windows
2 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 15 (19.74%) Windows XP
4 9 (11.84%) Linux
5 5 (6.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (19.74%) Analytics
3 13 (17.11%) OO
4 12 (15.79%) Information Management
5 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.53%) OOD
7 6 (7.89%) Project Management
7 6 (7.89%) CAD
7 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.58%) Signal Processing
8 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.58%) Logistics
8 5 (6.58%) Critical Path Analysis
8 5 (6.58%) Budget Control
9 4 (5.26%) TDD
9 4 (5.26%) Document Management
9 4 (5.26%) B2C
9 4 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
10 3 (3.95%) MVC
10 3 (3.95%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.89%) C
2 21 (27.63%) C++
3 10 (13.16%) Java
4 8 (10.53%) SQL
5 5 (6.58%) Embedded C
6 4 (5.26%) Ruby
6 4 (5.26%) Python
6 4 (5.26%) Embedded C++
6 4 (5.26%) Perl
6 4 (5.26%) C#
7 2 (2.63%) Lua
7 2 (2.63%) VBA
8 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.32%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.32%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) VC++
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) MBA
3 2 (2.63%) HNC
3 2 (2.63%) HND
4 1 (1.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
1 4 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Cisco
1 16 (21.05%) Red Hat
1 16 (21.05%) VMware
2 15 (19.74%) Symantec
3 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.26%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.32%) Allen-Bradley
5 1 (1.32%) Siemens
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle
5 1 (1.32%) IBM
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 to 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Farnham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago