The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Robotics over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Robotics
Rank 227 214 196
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.035% 0.020% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.060% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Robotics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1951 1654 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.27% 32.69% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1419 1190
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Robotics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Robotics across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Robotics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Robotics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Robotics across the West Midlands region.

Robotics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Robotics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Robotics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 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
(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
Birmingham - 1 £31,500 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Robotics
England

Robotics
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Arduino
1 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Raspberry Pi
1 1 (33.33%) Information Engineering

Robotics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Engineering Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Arduino
1 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Information Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens